#2c42b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2c42b8 is composed of 17.3% red, 25.9% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.1% cyan, 64.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 230.6 degrees, a saturation of 61.4% and a lightness of 44.7%. #2c42b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #5884ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 17
    • G 26
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 64
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#2c42b8 color description : Strong blue.

#2c42b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2c42b8 has RGB values of R:44, G:66, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.64, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 2900664.

Hex triplet 2c42b8 #2c42b8
RGB Decimal 44, 66, 184 rgb(44,66,184)
RGB Percent 17.3, 25.9, 72.2 rgb(17.3%,25.9%,72.2%)
CMYK 76, 64, 0, 28
HSL 230.6°, 61.4, 44.7 hsl(230.6,61.4%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.6°, 76.1, 72.2
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 33.757, 33.809, -64.56
XYZ 11.637, 7.892, 46.255
xyY 0.177, 0.12, 7.892
CIE-LCH 33.757, 72.877, 297.64
CIE-LUV 33.757, -10.821, -89.558
Hunter-Lab 28.092, 24.779, -77.958
Binary 00101100, 01000010, 10111000

Color Schemes with #2c42b8

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Alternatives to #2c42b8

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#2c42b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2c42b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2c42b8;}
.background {background-color:#2c42b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #2c42b8;}

Shades and Tints of #2c42b8

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, #02040a is the darkest color, while #f9fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2c42b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696c7b is the less saturated color, while #0024e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2c42b8 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #43485f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0055a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005a92 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006166 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #104ead Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #10519f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #105584 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population