#2b79c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b79c6 is composed of 16.9% red, 47.5% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78.3% cyan, 38.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 209.8 degrees, a saturation of 64.3% and a lightness of 47.3%. #2b79c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #56f2ff with #00008d. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 17
    • G 47
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#2b79c6 color description : Strong blue.

#2b79c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b79c6 has RGB values of R:43, G:121, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 2849222.

Hex triplet 2b79c6 #2b79c6
RGB Decimal 43, 121, 198 rgb(43,121,198)
RGB Percent 16.9, 47.5, 77.6 rgb(16.9%,47.5%,77.6%)
CMYK 78, 39, 0, 22
HSL 209.8°, 64.3, 47.3 hsl(209.8,64.3%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.8°, 78.3, 77.6
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 49.815, 3.576, -46.765
XYZ 18.024, 18.264, 55.998
xyY 0.195, 0.198, 18.264
CIE-LCH 49.815, 46.902, 274.373
CIE-LUV 49.815, -26.616, -71.87
Hunter-Lab 42.736, 0.494, -47.773
Binary 00101011, 01111001, 11000110

Color Schemes with #2b79c6

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Alternatives to #2b79c6

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#2b79c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b79c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b79c6;}
.background {background-color:#2b79c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b79c6;}

Shades and Tints of #2b79c6

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 #f3f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b79c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #75797c is the less saturated color, while #0679eb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b79c6 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d6d7c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d7bc5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #427ec9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a7ac5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #397cc8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f83a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population