#2e51a1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2e51a1 is composed of 18% red, 31.8% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.4% cyan, 49.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 221.7 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 40.6%. #2e51a1 color hex could be obtained by blending #5ca2ff with #000043. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 18
    • G 32
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#2e51a1 color description : Dark blue.

#2e51a1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2e51a1 has RGB values of R:46, G:81, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 3035553.

Hex triplet 2e51a1 #2e51a1
RGB Decimal 46, 81, 161 rgb(46,81,161)
RGB Percent 18, 31.8, 63.1 rgb(18%,31.8%,63.1%)
CMYK 71, 50, 0, 37
HSL 221.7°, 55.6, 40.6 hsl(221.7,55.6%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.7°, 71.4, 63.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 36.058, 15.532, -47.128
XYZ 10.501, 9.038, 34.907
xyY 0.193, 0.166, 9.038
CIE-LCH 36.058, 49.622, 288.241
CIE-LUV 36.058, -14.232, -67.497
Hunter-Lab 30.064, 9.736, -47.798
Binary 00101110, 01010001, 10100001

Color Schemes with #2e51a1

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Alternatives to #2e51a1

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#2e51a1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2e51a1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2e51a1;}
.background {background-color:#2e51a1;}
.border {border:1px solid #2e51a1;}

Shades and Tints of #2e51a1

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, #020408 is the darkest color, while #f8fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2e51a1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666769 is the less saturated color, while #0641c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2e51a1 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.

  • #505050 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495060 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f5ba6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005f9d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e57a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #105a9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #105e80 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population