#2b596d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b596d is composed of 16.9% red, 34.9% green and 42.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.6% cyan, 18.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 57.3% black. It has a hue angle of 198.2 degrees, a saturation of 43.4% and a lightness of 29.8%. #2b596d color hex could be obtained by blending #56b2da with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 17
    • G 35
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#2b596d color description : Very dark blue.

#2b596d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b596d has RGB values of R:43, G:89, B:109 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 2840941.

Hex triplet 2b596d #2b596d
RGB Decimal 43, 89, 109 rgb(43,89,109)
RGB Percent 16.9, 34.9, 42.7 rgb(16.9%,34.9%,42.7%)
CMYK 61, 18, 0, 57
HSL 198.2°, 43.4, 29.8 hsl(198.2,43.4%,29.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.2°, 60.6, 42.7
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 35.522, -9.268, -16.206
XYZ 7.328, 8.762, 15.772
xyY 0.23, 0.275, 8.762
CIE-LCH 35.522, 18.669, 240.235
CIE-LUV 35.522, -18.613, -20.568
Hunter-Lab 29.601, -7.61, -10.871
Binary 00101011, 01011001, 01101101

Color Schemes with #2b596d

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Alternatives to #2b596d

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#2b596d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b596d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b596d;}
.background {background-color:#2b596d;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b596d;}

Shades and Tints of #2b596d

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, #04090b is the darkest color, while #fbfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b596d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #484d50 is the less saturated color, while #026996 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b596d 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475054 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #575b70 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #555b77 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #30636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #475a6f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #465a73 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e5f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population