#2b5f72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b5f72 is composed of 16.9% red, 37.3% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.3% cyan, 16.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 196.1 degrees, a saturation of 45.2% and a lightness of 30.8%. #2b5f72 color hex could be obtained by blending #56bee4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 17
    • G 37
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#2b5f72 color description : Very dark blue.

#2b5f72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b5f72 has RGB values of R:43, G:95, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 2842482.

Hex triplet 2b5f72 #2b5f72
RGB Decimal 43, 95, 114 rgb(43,95,114)
RGB Percent 16.9, 37.3, 44.7 rgb(16.9%,37.3%,44.7%)
CMYK 62, 17, 0, 55
HSL 196.1°, 45.2, 30.8 hsl(196.1,45.2%,30.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.1°, 62.3, 44.7
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 37.685, -11.142, -15.981
XYZ 8.125, 9.912, 17.404
xyY 0.229, 0.28, 9.912
CIE-LCH 37.685, 19.481, 235.116
CIE-LUV 37.685, -20.749, -20.347
Hunter-Lab 31.484, -9.032, -10.736
Binary 00101011, 01011111, 01110010

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Alternatives to #2b5f72

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#2b5f72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b5f72

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b5f72;}
.background {background-color:#2b5f72;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b5f72;}

Shades and Tints of #2b5f72

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f1f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b5f72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #495154 is the less saturated color, while #01739c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b5f72 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
  • #4a5558 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c6074 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a5f7c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #316870 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a5f73 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #495f78 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e6571 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population