#2b5ea6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b5ea6 is composed of 16.9% red, 36.9% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 43.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 215.1 degrees, a saturation of 58.9% and a lightness of 41%. #2b5ea6 color hex could be obtained by blending #56bcff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 17
    • G 37
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#2b5ea6 color description : Dark blue.

#2b5ea6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b5ea6 has RGB values of R:43, G:94, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2842278.

Hex triplet 2b5ea6 #2b5ea6
RGB Decimal 43, 94, 166 rgb(43,94,166)
RGB Percent 16.9, 36.9, 65.1 rgb(16.9%,36.9%,65.1%)
CMYK 74, 43, 0, 35
HSL 215.1°, 58.9, 41 hsl(215.1,58.9%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.1°, 74.1, 65.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 40.034, 8.472, -43.735
XYZ 11.88, 11.271, 37.624
xyY 0.195, 0.185, 11.271
CIE-LCH 40.034, 44.548, 280.963
CIE-LUV 40.034, -18.79, -64.059
Hunter-Lab 33.573, 4.413, -42.943
Binary 00101011, 01011110, 10100110

Color Schemes with #2b5ea6

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Alternatives to #2b5ea6

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#2b5ea6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b5ea6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b5ea6;}
.background {background-color:#2b5ea6;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b5ea6;}

Shades and Tints of #2b5ea6

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, #03060a is the darkest color, while #fafbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b5ea6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #63686e is the less saturated color, while #0357ce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b5ea6 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e5867 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4564a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2767a9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007078 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3b62a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2864a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f6988 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population