#2c72aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2c72aa is composed of 17.3% red, 44.7% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 32.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.3% black. It has a hue angle of 206.7 degrees, a saturation of 58.9% and a lightness of 42%. #2c72aa color hex could be obtained by blending #58e4ff with #000055. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 17
    • G 45
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#2c72aa color description : Dark blue.

#2c72aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2c72aa has RGB values of R:44, G:114, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 2912938.

Hex triplet 2c72aa #2c72aa
RGB Decimal 44, 114, 170 rgb(44,114,170)
RGB Percent 17.3, 44.7, 66.7 rgb(17.3%,44.7%,66.7%)
CMYK 74, 33, 0, 33
HSL 206.7°, 58.9, 42 hsl(206.7,58.9%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.7°, 74.1, 66.7
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 46.273, -2.425, -36.182
XYZ 14.31, 15.471, 40.26
xyY 0.204, 0.221, 15.471
CIE-LCH 46.273, 36.263, 266.166
CIE-LUV 46.273, -25.229, -53.596
Hunter-Lab 39.333, -3.893, -33.153
Binary 00101100, 01110010, 10101010

Color Schemes with #2c72aa

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Alternatives to #2c72aa

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#2c72aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2c72aa

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.text {color:#2c72aa;}
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.border {border:1px solid #2c72aa;}

Shades and Tints of #2c72aa

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, #040a0e is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2c72aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666c70 is the less saturated color, while #0377d3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2c72aa 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #586671 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6073a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5275b0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008089 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d72a9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4474ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #107b95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population