#2979eb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2979eb is composed of 16.1% red, 47.5% green and 92.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 82.6% cyan, 48.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.8% black. It has a hue angle of 215.3 degrees, a saturation of 82.9% and a lightness of 54.1%. #2979eb color hex could be obtained by blending #52f2ff with #0000d7. Closest websafe color is: #3366ff.

    • R 16
    • G 47
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 83
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 8
    CMYK color chart

#2979eb color description : Bright blue.

#2979eb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2979eb has RGB values of R:41, G:121, B:235 and CMYK values of C:0.83, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 2718187.

Hex triplet 2979eb #2979eb
RGB Decimal 41, 121, 235 rgb(41,121,235)
RGB Percent 16.1, 47.5, 92.2 rgb(16.1%,47.5%,92.2%)
CMYK 83, 49, 0, 8
HSL 215.3°, 82.9, 54.1 hsl(215.3,82.9%,54.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.3°, 82.6, 92.2
Web Safe 3366ff #3366ff
CIE-LAB 51.998, 17.323, -64.192
XYZ 22.744, 20.142, 81.282
xyY 0.183, 0.162, 20.142
CIE-LCH 51.998, 66.488, 285.102
CIE-LUV 51.998, -25.603, -101.116
Hunter-Lab 44.88, 11.917, -75.963
Binary 00101001, 01111001, 11101011

Color Schemes with #2979eb

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Alternatives to #2979eb

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#2979eb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2979eb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2979eb;}
.background {background-color:#2979eb;}
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Shades and Tints of #2979eb

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #eef5fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2979eb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838991 is the less saturated color, while #1776fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2979eb 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.

  • #6e6e6e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #607087 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d7feb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0085db Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008f98 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #367ceb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e80e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e87b6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population