#2879cd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2879cd is composed of 15.7% red, 47.5% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.5% cyan, 41% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 210.5 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 48%. #2879cd color hex could be obtained by blending #50f2ff with #00009b. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 47
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#2879cd color description : Strong blue.

#2879cd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2879cd has RGB values of R:40, G:121, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 2652621.

Hex triplet 2879cd #2879cd
RGB Decimal 40, 121, 205 rgb(40,121,205)
RGB Percent 15.7, 47.5, 80.4 rgb(15.7%,47.5%,80.4%)
CMYK 80, 41, 0, 20
HSL 210.5°, 67.3, 48 hsl(210.5,67.3%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.5°, 80.5, 80.4
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 50.135, 5.893, -50.255
XYZ 18.729, 18.532, 60.344
xyY 0.192, 0.19, 18.532
CIE-LCH 50.135, 50.6, 276.688
CIE-LUV 50.135, -26.738, -77.701
Hunter-Lab 43.049, 2.325, -52.976
Binary 00101000, 01111001, 11001101

Color Schemes with #2879cd

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Alternatives to #2879cd

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#2879cd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2879cd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2879cd;}
.background {background-color:#2879cd;}
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Shades and Tints of #2879cd

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, #020508 is the darkest color, while #f7fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2879cd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737a82 is the less saturated color, while #0278f3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2879cd 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d6d7e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #587bcc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #357fcf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #477acc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #307dce Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e84a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population