#2c51b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2c51b5 is composed of 17.3% red, 31.8% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.7% cyan, 55.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 223.8 degrees, a saturation of 60.9% and a lightness of 44.1%. #2c51b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #58a2ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 17
    • G 32
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#2c51b5 color description : Strong blue.

#2c51b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2c51b5 has RGB values of R:44, G:81, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2904501.

Hex triplet 2c51b5 #2c51b5
RGB Decimal 44, 81, 181 rgb(44,81,181)
RGB Percent 17.3, 31.8, 71 rgb(17.3%,31.8%,71%)
CMYK 76, 55, 0, 29
HSL 223.8°, 60.9, 44.1 hsl(223.8,60.9%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.8°, 75.7, 71
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 37.4, 22.868, -56.848
XYZ 12.32, 9.756, 44.947
xyY 0.184, 0.146, 9.756
CIE-LCH 37.4, 61.275, 291.914
CIE-LUV 37.4, -14.555, -82.257
Hunter-Lab 31.234, 15.747, -63.457
Binary 00101100, 01010001, 10110101

Color Schemes with #2c51b5

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Alternatives to #2c51b5

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#2c51b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2c51b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2c51b5;}
.background {background-color:#2c51b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #2c51b5;}

Shades and Tints of #2c51b5

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, #020307 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2c51b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696d78 is the less saturated color, while #013de0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2c51b5 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5165 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005db7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0062a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a70 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1059b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #105ca8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #106189 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population