#2b74b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b74b4 is composed of 16.9% red, 45.5% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.1% cyan, 35.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 208 degrees, a saturation of 61.4% and a lightness of 43.7%. #2b74b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #56e8ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 17
    • G 45
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#2b74b4 color description : Strong blue.

#2b74b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b74b4 has RGB values of R:43, G:116, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2847924.

Hex triplet 2b74b4 #2b74b4
RGB Decimal 43, 116, 180 rgb(43,116,180)
RGB Percent 16.9, 45.5, 70.6 rgb(16.9%,45.5%,70.6%)
CMYK 76, 36, 0, 29
HSL 208°, 61.4, 43.7 hsl(208,61.4%,43.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 208°, 76.1, 70.6
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 47.364, -0.078, -40.286
XYZ 15.478, 16.298, 45.508
xyY 0.2, 0.211, 16.298
CIE-LCH 47.364, 40.286, 269.889
CIE-LUV 47.364, -25.667, -60.565
Hunter-Lab 40.371, -2.215, -38.574
Binary 00101011, 01110100, 10110100

Color Schemes with #2b74b4

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Alternatives to #2b74b4

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#2b74b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b74b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b74b4;}
.background {background-color:#2b74b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b74b4;}

Shades and Tints of #2b74b4

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, #010406 is the darkest color, while #f5f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b74b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #677078 is the less saturated color, while #0077df is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b74b4 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
  • #596875 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f75b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4c78b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c75b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4076b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7d9a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population