#2859c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2859c9 is composed of 15.7% red, 34.9% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.1% cyan, 55.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 221.7 degrees, a saturation of 66.8% and a lightness of 47.3%. #2859c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #50b2ff with #000093. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 35
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 56
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#2859c9 color description : Strong blue.

#2859c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2859c9 has RGB values of R:40, G:89, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.56, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 2644425.

Hex triplet 2859c9 #2859c9
RGB Decimal 40, 89, 201 rgb(40,89,201)
RGB Percent 15.7, 34.9, 78.8 rgb(15.7%,34.9%,78.8%)
CMYK 80, 56, 0, 21
HSL 221.7°, 66.8, 47.3 hsl(221.7,66.8%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.7°, 80.1, 78.8
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 40.915, 24.803, -62.818
XYZ 14.988, 11.812, 56.745
xyY 0.179, 0.141, 11.812
CIE-LCH 40.915, 67.538, 291.546
CIE-LUV 40.915, -17.24, -93.081
Hunter-Lab 34.368, 17.698, -73.835
Binary 00101000, 01011001, 11001001

Color Schemes with #2859c9

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Alternatives to #2859c9

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#2859c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2859c9

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Shades and Tints of #2859c9

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, #010205 is the darkest color, while #f3f6fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2859c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #72767f is the less saturated color, while #034aee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2859c9 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e576e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0065c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006bae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007379 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e60c7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e64b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e6996 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population