#2579bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2579bd is composed of 14.5% red, 47.5% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.4% cyan, 36% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 206.8 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 44.3%. #2579bd color hex could be obtained by blending #4af2ff with #00007b. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 47
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#2579bd color description : Strong blue.

#2579bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2579bd has RGB values of R:37, G:121, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 2455997.

Hex triplet 2579bd #2579bd
RGB Decimal 37, 121, 189 rgb(37,121,189)
RGB Percent 14.5, 47.5, 74.1 rgb(14.5%,47.5%,74.1%)
CMYK 80, 36, 0, 26
HSL 206.8°, 67.3, 44.3 hsl(206.8,67.3%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.8°, 80.4, 74.1
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 49.18, -0.437, -42.618
XYZ 16.783, 17.741, 50.681
xyY 0.197, 0.208, 17.741
CIE-LCH 49.18, 42.62, 269.412
CIE-LUV 49.18, -27.803, -64.723
Hunter-Lab 42.12, -2.583, -41.858
Binary 00100101, 01111001, 10111101

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Alternatives to #2579bd

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#2579bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2579bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2579bd;}
.background {background-color:#2579bd;}
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Shades and Tints of #2579bd

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, #020509 is the darkest color, while #f7fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2579bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b7277 is the less saturated color, while #027de0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2579bd 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b6b79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6179bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4b7cc1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b79bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3d7bc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d82a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population