#2851b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2851b9 is composed of 15.7% red, 31.8% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78.4% cyan, 56.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 223 degrees, a saturation of 64.4% and a lightness of 44.1%. #2851b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #50a2ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 32
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 56
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#2851b9 color description : Strong blue.

#2851b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2851b9 has RGB values of R:40, G:81, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.56, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 2642361.

Hex triplet 2851b9 #2851b9
RGB Decimal 40, 81, 185 rgb(40,81,185)
RGB Percent 15.7, 31.8, 72.5 rgb(15.7%,31.8%,72.5%)
CMYK 78, 56, 0, 27
HSL 223°, 64.4, 44.1 hsl(223,64.4%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 223°, 78.4, 72.5
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 37.55, 23.942, -58.965
XYZ 12.573, 9.838, 47.133
xyY 0.181, 0.141, 9.838
CIE-LCH 37.55, 63.641, 292.099
CIE-LUV 37.55, -15.162, -85.282
Hunter-Lab 31.365, 16.661, -67.139
Binary 00101000, 01010001, 10111001

Color Schemes with #2851b9

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#2851b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2851b9

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.background {background-color:#2851b9;}
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Shades and Tints of #2851b9

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, #020308 is the darkest color, while #f6f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2851b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6f74 is the less saturated color, while #0542dc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2851b9 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495166 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005eb8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0063a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a70 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e59b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e5ca9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e618b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population