#2b5990 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b5990 is composed of 16.9% red, 34.9% green and 56.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.1% cyan, 38.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.5% black. It has a hue angle of 212.7 degrees, a saturation of 54% and a lightness of 36.7%. #2b5990 color hex could be obtained by blending #56b2ff with #000021. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 17
    • G 35
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#2b5990 color description : Dark blue.

#2b5990 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b5990 has RGB values of R:43, G:89, B:144 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 2840976.

Hex triplet 2b5990 #2b5990
RGB Decimal 43, 89, 144 rgb(43,89,144)
RGB Percent 16.9, 34.9, 56.5 rgb(16.9%,34.9%,56.5%)
CMYK 70, 38, 0, 44
HSL 212.7°, 54, 36.7 hsl(212.7,54%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.7°, 70.1, 56.5
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 37.246, 3.357, -34.992
XYZ 9.602, 9.671, 27.745
xyY 0.204, 0.206, 9.671
CIE-LCH 37.246, 35.153, 275.48
CIE-LUV 37.246, -17.627, -49.615
Hunter-Lab 31.099, 0.688, -31.127
Binary 00101011, 01011001, 10010000

Color Schemes with #2b5990

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Alternatives to #2b5990

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#2b5990 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b5990

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b5990;}
.background {background-color:#2b5990;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b5990;}

Shades and Tints of #2b5990

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, #020508 is the darkest color, while #f8fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b5990

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5d5e is the less saturated color, while #0756b4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b5990 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a535e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a5e93 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3b6096 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #086971 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e5c92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #355d93 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #15637c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population