#2b8bb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b8bb5 is composed of 16.9% red, 54.5% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.2% cyan, 23.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 198.3 degrees, a saturation of 61.6% and a lightness of 43.9%. #2b8bb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #56ffff with #00176b. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 17
    • G 55
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#2b8bb5 color description : Strong blue.

#2b8bb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b8bb5 has RGB values of R:43, G:139, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2853813.

Hex triplet 2b8bb5 #2b8bb5
RGB Decimal 43, 139, 181 rgb(43,139,181)
RGB Percent 16.9, 54.5, 71 rgb(16.9%,54.5%,71%)
CMYK 76, 23, 0, 29
HSL 198.3°, 61.6, 43.9 hsl(198.3,61.6%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.3°, 76.2, 71
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 54.358, -13.15, -29.888
XYZ 18.567, 22.313, 47.042
xyY 0.211, 0.254, 22.313
CIE-LCH 54.358, 32.653, 246.251
CIE-LUV 54.358, -33.649, -43.912
Hunter-Lab 47.237, -12.503, -25.979
Binary 00101011, 10001011, 10110101

Color Schemes with #2b8bb5

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Alternatives to #2b8bb5

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#2b8bb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b8bb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b8bb5;}
.background {background-color:#2b8bb5;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b8bb5;}

Shades and Tints of #2b8bb5

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, #020507 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b8bb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707070 is the less saturated color, while #0998d7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b8bb5 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #657880 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b86b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7387bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0d95a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e88b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5888b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1891a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population