#2879bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2879bc is composed of 15.7% red, 47.5% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78.7% cyan, 35.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 207.2 degrees, a saturation of 64.9% and a lightness of 44.7%. #2879bc color hex could be obtained by blending #50f2ff with #000079. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 47
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 79
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#2879bc color description : Strong blue.

#2879bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2879bc has RGB values of R:40, G:121, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.79, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 2652604.

Hex triplet 2879bc #2879bc
RGB Decimal 40, 121, 188 rgb(40,121,188)
RGB Percent 15.7, 47.5, 73.7 rgb(15.7%,47.5%,73.7%)
CMYK 79, 36, 0, 26
HSL 207.2°, 64.9, 44.7 hsl(207.2,64.9%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.2°, 78.7, 73.7
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 49.198, -0.492, -42.01
XYZ 16.787, 17.755, 50.117
xyY 0.198, 0.21, 17.755
CIE-LCH 49.198, 42.013, 269.329
CIE-LUV 49.198, -27.455, -63.756
Hunter-Lab 42.137, -2.625, -41.022
Binary 00101000, 01111001, 10111100

Color Schemes with #2879bc

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#2879bc Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #2879bc

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, #02060a is the darkest color, while #f9fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2879bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e7276 is the less saturated color, while #057cdf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2879bc 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b6b79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #627aba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d7cc0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c79bb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f7bbf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e82a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population