#2b6cb3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b6cb3 is composed of 16.9% red, 42.4% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76% cyan, 39.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 211.3 degrees, a saturation of 61.3% and a lightness of 43.5%. #2b6cb3 color hex could be obtained by blending #56d8ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 17
    • G 42
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#2b6cb3 color description : Strong blue.

#2b6cb3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b6cb3 has RGB values of R:43, G:108, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 2845875.

Hex triplet 2b6cb3 #2b6cb3
RGB Decimal 43, 108, 179 rgb(43,108,179)
RGB Percent 16.9, 42.4, 70.2 rgb(16.9%,42.4%,70.2%)
CMYK 76, 40, 0, 30
HSL 211.3°, 61.3, 43.5 hsl(211.3,61.3%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.3°, 76, 70.2
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 44.931, 4.493, -43.567
XYZ 14.494, 14.492, 44.679
xyY 0.197, 0.197, 14.492
CIE-LCH 44.931, 43.798, 275.889
CIE-LUV 44.931, -23.015, -65.352
Hunter-Lab 38.069, 1.339, -42.937
Binary 00101011, 01101100, 10110011

Color Schemes with #2b6cb3

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Alternatives to #2b6cb3

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#2b6cb3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b6cb3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b6cb3;}
.background {background-color:#2b6cb3;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b6cb3;}

Shades and Tints of #2b6cb3

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, #010305 is the darkest color, while #f4f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b6cb3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676f77 is the less saturated color, while #006ade is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b6cb3 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #566371 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #536fb3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3b73b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007d85 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #456eb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3570b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7696 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population