#2e51b3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2e51b3 is composed of 18% red, 31.8% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.3% cyan, 54.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 224.2 degrees, a saturation of 59.1% and a lightness of 44.1%. #2e51b3 color hex could be obtained by blending #5ca2ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 18
    • G 32
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#2e51b3 color description : Moderate blue.

#2e51b3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2e51b3 has RGB values of R:46, G:81, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 3035571.

Hex triplet 2e51b3 #2e51b3
RGB Decimal 46, 81, 179 rgb(46,81,179)
RGB Percent 18, 31.8, 70.2 rgb(18%,31.8%,70.2%)
CMYK 74, 55, 0, 30
HSL 224.2°, 59.1, 44.1 hsl(224.2,59.1%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.2°, 74.3, 70.2
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 37.334, 22.358, -55.771
XYZ 12.204, 9.72, 43.878
xyY 0.185, 0.148, 9.72
CIE-LCH 37.334, 60.086, 291.845
CIE-LUV 37.334, -14.217, -80.719
Hunter-Lab 31.176, 15.317, -61.623
Binary 00101110, 01010001, 10110011

Color Schemes with #2e51b3

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Alternatives to #2e51b3

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#2e51b3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2e51b3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2e51b3;}
.background {background-color:#2e51b3;}
.border {border:1px solid #2e51b3;}

Shades and Tints of #2e51b3

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 #2e51b3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b6e76 is the less saturated color, while #033dde is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2e51b3 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5265 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005db7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0062a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a70 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1058b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #105ca7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #106088 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population