#279ed2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #279ed2 is composed of 15.3% red, 62% green and 82.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.4% cyan, 24.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 17.6% black. It has a hue angle of 198.2 degrees, a saturation of 68.7% and a lightness of 48.8%. #279ed2 color hex could be obtained by blending #4effff with #003da5. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 15
    • G 62
    • B 82
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    • C 81
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 18
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#279ed2 color description : Strong blue.

#279ed2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #279ed2 has RGB values of R:39, G:158, B:210 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 2596562.

Hex triplet 279ed2 #279ed2
RGB Decimal 39, 158, 210 rgb(39,158,210)
RGB Percent 15.3, 62, 82.4 rgb(15.3%,62%,82.4%)
CMYK 81, 25, 0, 18
HSL 198.2°, 68.7, 48.8 hsl(198.2,68.7%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.2°, 81.4, 82.4
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 61.252, -13.937, -35.527
XYZ 24.693, 29.536, 65.369
xyY 0.206, 0.247, 29.536
CIE-LCH 61.252, 38.163, 248.58
CIE-LUV 61.252, -39.056, -54.069
Hunter-Lab 54.347, -14.003, -33.271
Binary 00100111, 10011110, 11010010

Color Schemes with #279ed2

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Alternatives to #279ed2

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#279ed2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #279ed2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#279ed2;}
.background {background-color:#279ed2;}
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Shades and Tints of #279ed2

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, #02090b is the darkest color, while #fafdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #279ed2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #748085 is the less saturated color, while #01adf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #279ed2 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.

  • #808080 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e8690 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8897cc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c98d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6599ce Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d9ad6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0ea4bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population