#2b498e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b498e is composed of 16.9% red, 28.6% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 48.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 221.8 degrees, a saturation of 53.5% and a lightness of 36.3%. #2b498e color hex could be obtained by blending #5692ff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 17
    • G 29
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#2b498e color description : Dark moderate blue.

#2b498e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b498e has RGB values of R:43, G:73, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 2836878.

Hex triplet 2b498e #2b498e
RGB Decimal 43, 73, 142 rgb(43,73,142)
RGB Percent 16.9, 28.6, 55.7 rgb(16.9%,28.6%,55.7%)
CMYK 70, 49, 0, 44
HSL 221.8°, 53.5, 36.3 hsl(221.8,53.5%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.8°, 69.7, 55.7
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 32.327, 13.165, -41.626
XYZ 8.26, 7.231, 26.55
xyY 0.196, 0.172, 7.231
CIE-LCH 32.327, 43.658, 287.551
CIE-LUV 32.327, -12.434, -57.547
Hunter-Lab 26.891, 7.772, -39.715
Binary 00101011, 01001001, 10001110

Color Schemes with #2b498e

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Alternatives to #2b498e

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#2b498e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b498e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b498e;}
.background {background-color:#2b498e;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b498e;}

Shades and Tints of #2b498e

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, #020306 is the darkest color, while #f6f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b498e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565a63 is the less saturated color, while #0038b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b498e 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #424856 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #305394 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005690 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005d64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e4f92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0f518f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f5673 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population