#2b74ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b74ae is composed of 16.9% red, 45.5% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.3% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 206.6 degrees, a saturation of 60.4% and a lightness of 42.5%. #2b74ae color hex could be obtained by blending #56e8ff with #00005d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 17
    • G 45
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#2b74ae color description : Dark blue.

#2b74ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b74ae has RGB values of R:43, G:116, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 2847918.

Hex triplet 2b74ae #2b74ae
RGB Decimal 43, 116, 174 rgb(43,116,174)
RGB Percent 16.9, 45.5, 68.2 rgb(16.9%,45.5%,68.2%)
CMYK 75, 33, 0, 32
HSL 206.6°, 60.4, 42.5 hsl(206.6,60.4%,42.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.6°, 75.3, 68.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 47.052, -2.298, -37.29
XYZ 14.88, 16.059, 42.358
xyY 0.203, 0.219, 16.059
CIE-LCH 47.052, 37.361, 266.473
CIE-LUV 47.052, -25.918, -55.546
Hunter-Lab 40.074, -3.851, -34.617
Binary 00101011, 01110100, 10101110

Color Schemes with #2b74ae

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Alternatives to #2b74ae

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#2b74ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b74ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b74ae;}
.background {background-color:#2b74ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b74ae;}

Shades and Tints of #2b74ae

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f0f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b74ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656d74 is the less saturated color, while #0179d8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b74ae is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #596874 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6175ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5277b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d74ad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4476b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7d98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population