#2d79b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2d79b4 is composed of 17.6% red, 47.5% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75% cyan, 32.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 206.2 degrees, a saturation of 60% and a lightness of 44.1%. #2d79b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #5af2ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 18
    • G 47
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#2d79b4 color description : Strong blue.

#2d79b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2d79b4 has RGB values of R:45, G:121, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2980276.

Hex triplet 2d79b4 #2d79b4
RGB Decimal 45, 121, 180 rgb(45,121,180)
RGB Percent 17.6, 47.5, 70.6 rgb(17.6%,47.5%,70.6%)
CMYK 75, 33, 0, 29
HSL 206.2°, 60, 44.1 hsl(206.2,60%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.2°, 75, 70.6
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 48.917, -2.844, -37.828
XYZ 16.156, 17.527, 45.709
xyY 0.203, 0.221, 17.527
CIE-LCH 48.917, 37.935, 265.701
CIE-LUV 48.917, -27.067, -56.801
Hunter-Lab 41.865, -4.379, -35.429
Binary 00101101, 01111001, 10110100

Color Schemes with #2d79b4

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Alternatives to #2d79b4

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#2d79b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2d79b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2d79b4;}
.background {background-color:#2d79b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #2d79b4;}

Shades and Tints of #2d79b4

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 #f7fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2d79b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a7177 is the less saturated color, while #027edf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2d79b4 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d6c78 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6579b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #567bb9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008791 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5179b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #477ab7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #10829d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population