#2b74b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b74b5 is composed of 16.9% red, 45.5% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.2% cyan, 35.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 208.3 degrees, a saturation of 61.6% and a lightness of 43.9%. #2b74b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #56e8ff with #00006b. 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

#2b74b5 color description : Strong blue.

#2b74b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b74b5 has RGB values of R:43, G:116, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2847925.

Hex triplet 2b74b5 #2b74b5
RGB Decimal 43, 116, 181 rgb(43,116,181)
RGB Percent 16.9, 45.5, 71 rgb(16.9%,45.5%,71%)
CMYK 76, 36, 0, 29
HSL 208.3°, 61.6, 43.9 hsl(208.3,61.6%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.3°, 76.2, 71
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 47.417, 0.294, -40.782
XYZ 15.58, 16.339, 46.046
xyY 0.2, 0.21, 16.339
CIE-LCH 47.417, 40.783, 270.413
CIE-LUV 47.417, -25.626, -61.397
Hunter-Lab 40.422, -1.938, -39.244
Binary 00101011, 01110100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #2b74b5

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Alternatives to #2b74b5

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#2b74b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b74b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b74b5;}
.background {background-color:#2b74b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b74b5;}

Shades and Tints of #2b74b5

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, #020407 is the darkest color, while #f6fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b74b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707070 is the less saturated color, while #0976d7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b74b5 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a6976 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e75b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4b78ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b75b4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f76b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7d9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population