CMYK Color

The color Tufts blue is often represented by the code CMYK(50 27 0 24) which in a general sense, marks the composition proportions of primary colors. Using this code, we should be able to mix Cyan, Magenta, Blue and Black pgiments to get the same color depicted here. It is important to understand, that in practice, there is more than one way to mix pigments for Tufts blue color using 4 color process. That is because CMYK colors don't really have a strict cross reference chart with names attributed to each shade variation. Some CMYK colors are named by various manufacturers and most CMYK color names that we pass around are designated by the general public.

CMYK Color

Color name:Tufts blue
CMYK (%):50% 27% 0% 24%
CMYK (dec):0.5020, 0.2667, 0.0000, 0.2392
rgb:66, 126, 194
hex:#427EC2 Details Here
hsv:211.8750, 0.6598, 0.7608
xyz:0.1944, 0.1997, 0.5387
lab:51.8074, 2.3372, -41.2661
lch:51.8074, 41.3322, 273.2416
CMYK Color: Cyan 50 Magenta 27 Yellow 0 Black 24 CMYK name: Tufts blue
The image above depicts CMYK color sample that constitutes these base colors: Cyan 50 Magenta 27 Yellow 0 Black 24. Click to enlarge.
CMYK Composition build for Tufts blue (preview)
CMYK Build for Tufts blue color (Click to edit)