#2859ce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2859ce is composed of 15.7% red, 34.9% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.6% cyan, 56.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 222.3 degrees, a saturation of 67.5% and a lightness of 48.2%. #2859ce color hex could be obtained by blending #50b2ff with #00009d. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 35
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 57
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#2859ce color description : Strong blue.

#2859ce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2859ce has RGB values of R:40, G:89, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.57, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 2644430.

Hex triplet 2859ce #2859ce
RGB Decimal 40, 89, 206 rgb(40,89,206)
RGB Percent 15.7, 34.9, 80.8 rgb(15.7%,34.9%,80.8%)
CMYK 81, 57, 0, 19
HSL 222.3°, 67.5, 48.2 hsl(222.3,67.5%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.3°, 80.6, 80.8
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 41.297, 26.704, -65.084
XYZ 15.586, 12.051, 59.894
xyY 0.178, 0.138, 12.051
CIE-LCH 41.297, 70.349, 292.308
CIE-LUV 41.297, -17.206, -96.585
Hunter-Lab 34.714, 19.39, -77.995
Binary 00101000, 01011001, 11001110

Color Schemes with #2859ce

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#2859ce Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #2859ce

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, #020409 is the darkest color, while #f7f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2859ce

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747882 is the less saturated color, while #0249f4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2859ce 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e5870 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0066c8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006caf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00747a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e61ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e65ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e6a98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population