#2959c7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2959c7 is composed of 16.1% red, 34.9% green and 78% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.4% cyan, 55.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 221.8 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 47.1%. #2959c7 color hex could be obtained by blending #52b2ff with #00008f. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 35
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 79
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#2959c7 color description : Strong blue.

#2959c7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2959c7 has RGB values of R:41, G:89, B:199 and CMYK values of C:0.79, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 2709959.

Hex triplet 2959c7 #2959c7
RGB Decimal 41, 89, 199 rgb(41,89,199)
RGB Percent 16.1, 34.9, 78 rgb(16.1%,34.9%,78%)
CMYK 79, 55, 0, 22
HSL 221.8°, 65.8, 47.1 hsl(221.8,65.8%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.8°, 79.4, 78
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 40.798, 24.138, -61.851
XYZ 14.793, 11.739, 55.516
xyY 0.18, 0.143, 11.739
CIE-LCH 40.798, 66.394, 291.319
CIE-LUV 40.798, -17.121, -91.623
Hunter-Lab 34.262, 17.115, -72.087
Binary 00101001, 01011001, 11000111

Color Schemes with #2959c7

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Alternatives to #2959c7

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#2959c7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2959c7

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Shades and Tints of #2959c7

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, #010204 is the darkest color, while #f3f6fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2959c7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #73767d is the less saturated color, while #044bec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2959c7 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
  • #4e576d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0065c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006aad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007279 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e60c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e64b6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e6995 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population