#2b5259 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b5259 is composed of 16.9% red, 32.2% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 51.7% cyan, 7.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 65.1% black. It has a hue angle of 189.1 degrees, a saturation of 34.8% and a lightness of 25.9%. #2b5259 color hex could be obtained by blending #56a4b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 17
    • G 32
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 52
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 65
    CMYK color chart

#2b5259 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#2b5259 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b5259 has RGB values of R:43, G:82, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.52, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.65. Its decimal value is 2839129.

Hex triplet 2b5259 #2b5259
RGB Decimal 43, 82, 89 rgb(43,82,89)
RGB Percent 16.9, 32.2, 34.9 rgb(16.9%,32.2%,34.9%)
CMYK 52, 8, 0, 65
HSL 189.1°, 34.8, 25.9 hsl(189.1,34.8%,25.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.1°, 51.7, 34.9
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 32.412, -11.639, -8.384
XYZ 5.816, 7.269, 10.547
xyY 0.246, 0.308, 7.269
CIE-LCH 32.412, 14.344, 215.765
CIE-LUV 32.412, -16.445, -9.166
Hunter-Lab 26.961, -8.675, -4.321
Binary 00101011, 01010010, 01011001

Color Schemes with #2b5259

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Alternatives to #2b5259

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#2b5259 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b5259

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#2b5259 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b5259;}
.background {background-color:#2b5259;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b5259;}

Shades and Tints of #2b5259

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, #05090a is the darkest color, while #fbfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b5259

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3f4445 is the less saturated color, while #026e82 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b5259 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.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #41494b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #54545e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #555364 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #365b61 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #45535c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #465360 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #32575e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population