#2980b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2980b9 is composed of 16.1% red, 50.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 77.8% cyan, 30.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 203.8 degrees, a saturation of 63.7% and a lightness of 44.3%. #2980b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #52ffff with #000173. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 16
    • G 50
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#2980b9 color description : Strong blue.

#2980b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2980b9 has RGB values of R:41, G:128, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 2719929.

Hex triplet 2980b9 #2980b9
RGB Decimal 41, 128, 185 rgb(41,128,185)
RGB Percent 16.1, 50.2, 72.5 rgb(16.1%,50.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 78, 31, 0, 27
HSL 203.8°, 63.7, 44.3 hsl(203.8,63.7%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.8°, 77.8, 72.5
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 51.165, -5.661, -37.178
XYZ 17.388, 19.411, 48.727
xyY 0.203, 0.227, 19.411
CIE-LCH 51.165, 37.606, 261.343
CIE-LUV 51.165, -29.855, -55.976
Hunter-Lab 44.058, -6.653, -34.732
Binary 00101001, 10000000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #2980b9

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#2980b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2980b9

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Shades and Tints of #2980b9

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, #020608 is the darkest color, while #f7fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2980b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f7273 is the less saturated color, while #0687dc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2980b9 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f707b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c7eb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5e80bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008d97 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #547fb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a80bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e88a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population