#2d27bc Color Information

#2d27bc Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #2d27bc. In RGB, it consists of 17.6% Red, 15.3% Green, and 73.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 76.1% Cyan, 79.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 26.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 242.4°, with saturation of 65.6% and lightness of 44.5%. The decimal value for #2d27bc is 2959292, and its nearest "web safe" color is #3333cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #2d27bc is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#2d27bc Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color45, 39, 188 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color17.6%, 15.3%, 73.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.824, 0.847, 0.263 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.761, 0.793, 0, 0.263 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color242.4°, 65.6%, 44.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color242.4°, 79.3%, 73.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color10.885, 5.640, 48.092 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color45, 39, 188 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code2959292 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color28.485, 51.063, -75.614 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)28.485, 91.241, 304.032 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color28.485, -6.015, -95.031 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color23.748, 40.254, -103.442 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.168, 0.087, 5.640 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281149372 / 0xff2d27bc Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#3333cc Copy

Shades of #2d27bc

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #2d27bc, its pure hue is 242.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 65.6%, and its lightness is 44.5%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #2d27bc, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #03020b to #2a25b1.

Tints of #2d27bc

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #2d27bc, its pure hue is 242.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 65.6%, and its lightness is 44.5%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #2d27bc, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #3934c0 to #f3f2fb.

Tones of #2d27bc

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #2d27bc, its pure hue is 242.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 65.6%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #2d27bc, which range from #727272 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #0900e3 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #2d27bc

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #2d27bc! For #2d27bc, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #2d27bc. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #2d27bc

This color, #2d27bc, consists of 17.6% Red, 15.3% Green, and 73.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 45, Green = 39, Blue = 188. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #2d27bc is 76.1% Cyan, 79.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 26.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R17.6%
C76.1%
G15.3%
M79.3%
B73.7%
Y0.0%
K26.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 45 39 188
Octal 55 47 274
Hexa #2d #27 #bc
Binary 00101101 00100111 10111100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 76 79 0 26
Octal 114 117 0 32
Hexa #4c #4f #00 #1a
Binary 01001100 01001111 00000000 00011010

Analogous Colors of #2d27bc

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #2d27bc — which has hue 242.4° — its analogous colors are located at 212.4° and 272.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #2d27bc.

Triadic Colors of #2d27bc

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #2d27bc — which has hue 242.4° — its triadic colors are located at 2.4° and 242.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #2d27bc.

Complementary Color of #2d27bc

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #2d27bc — which has hue 242.4° — its complementary color is located at 62.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #2d27bc.

Split Complementary Colors of #2d27bc

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #2d27bc — which has hue 242.4° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 32.4° and 242.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #2d27bc.

Tetradic Colors of #2d27bc

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #2d27bc — which has hue 242.4° — its tetradic colors are located at 152.4°, 242.4°, 332.4°, and 62.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #2d27bc.

Monochromatic Colors of #2d27bc

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #2d27bc, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1f1d54 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #6a64f0 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #2d27bc

We want to make getting started with #2d27bc on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #2d27bc into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #2d27bc can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #2d27bc with other HTML elements.

#2d27bc Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #2d27bc.
<span style="color: #2d27bc;">The color of this text is #2d27bc.</span>

#2d27bc Background Color

The background color for this text is #2d27bc.
<div style="background-color: #2d27bc; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #2d27bc.</div>

#2d27bc Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #2d27bc.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #2d27bc;">This color for the shadow of this text is #2d27bc.</span>

#2d27bc Border Color

This is a div with border color #2d27bc.
<div style="border: #2d27bc 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #2d27bc.</div>

#2d27bc Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #2d27bc on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #2d27bc; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #2d27bc on a white background.</div></div>

#2d27bc Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #2d27bc on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #2d27bc; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #2d27bc on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #2d27bc to White

This is a gradient from #2d27bc to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#2d27bc,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#2d27bc,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#2d27bc,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#2d27bc,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #2d27bc to white.</div>

Gradient from #2d27bc to Black

This is a gradient from #2d27bc to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#2d27bc,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#2d27bc,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#2d27bc,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#2d27bc,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #2d27bc to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #2d27bc

In addition to using #2d27bc on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #2d27bc in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #2d27bc, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 45, Green = 39, Blue = 188). If you need details about the color coordinates of #2d27bc in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #2d27bc
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(45, 39, 188)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #2d27bc; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #2d27bc; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #2d27bc; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(45, 39, 188);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#2d27bc")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:45, green:39, blue:188, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:45 green:39 blue:188 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(45f, 39f, 188f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(45, 39, 188);
 

#2d27bc Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #2d27bc the same way. For those with color blindness, #2d27bc might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #2d27bc looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #2d27bc is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #2d27bc looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #2d27bc will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Recommended

We analyzed whether #2d27bc is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 9.9:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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