#280cb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #280cb5 is composed of 15.7% red, 4.7% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 77.9% cyan, 93.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 249.9 degrees, a saturation of 87.6% and a lightness of 37.8%. #280cb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #5018ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #3300cc.

    • R 16
    • G 5
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 93
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#280cb5 color description : Strong blue.

#280cb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #280cb5 has RGB values of R:40, G:12, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.93, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2624693.

Hex triplet 280cb5 #280cb5
RGB Decimal 40, 12, 181 rgb(40,12,181)
RGB Percent 15.7, 4.7, 71 rgb(15.7%,4.7%,71%)
CMYK 78, 93, 0, 29
HSL 249.9°, 87.6, 37.8 hsl(249.9,87.6%,37.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 249.9°, 93.4, 71
Web Safe 3300cc #3300cc
CIE-LAB 23.835, 59.073, -79.185
XYZ 9.345, 4.05, 44.003
xyY 0.163, 0.071, 4.05
CIE-LCH 23.835, 98.792, 306.723
CIE-LUV 23.835, -3.989, -89.236
Hunter-Lab 20.124, 47.678, -115.556
Binary 00101000, 00001100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #280cb5

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Alternatives to #280cb5

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#280cb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #280cb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#280cb5;}
.background {background-color:#280cb5;}
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Shades and Tints of #280cb5

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, #03010f is the darkest color, while #fcfcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #280cb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f5e63 is the less saturated color, while #2305bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #280cb5 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.

  • #282828 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #282244 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00417e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00456d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00494c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e2d92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e3087 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e3372 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population