#2b6497 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b6497 is composed of 16.9% red, 39.2% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.5% cyan, 33.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 208.3 degrees, a saturation of 55.7% and a lightness of 38%. #2b6497 color hex could be obtained by blending #56c8ff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 17
    • G 39
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#2b6497 color description : Dark blue.

#2b6497 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b6497 has RGB values of R:43, G:100, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 2843799.

Hex triplet 2b6497 #2b6497
RGB Decimal 43, 100, 151 rgb(43,100,151)
RGB Percent 16.9, 39.2, 59.2 rgb(16.9%,39.2%,59.2%)
CMYK 72, 34, 0, 41
HSL 208.3°, 55.7, 38 hsl(208.3,55.7%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.3°, 71.5, 59.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 40.995, -0.991, -33.275
XYZ 11.138, 11.861, 30.979
xyY 0.206, 0.22, 11.861
CIE-LCH 40.995, 33.29, 268.293
CIE-LUV 40.995, -21.238, -47.844
Hunter-Lab 34.44, -2.544, -29.223
Binary 00101011, 01100100, 10010111

Color Schemes with #2b6497

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Alternatives to #2b6497

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#2b6497 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b6497

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b6497;}
.background {background-color:#2b6497;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b6497;}

Shades and Tints of #2b6497

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, #04090e is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b6497

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f6163 is the less saturated color, while #0666bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b6497 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #505b65 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #566798 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #49689d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0b737b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #466698 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3e679b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #166d85 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population