#2e79b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2e79b0 is composed of 18% red, 47.5% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.9% cyan, 31.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 205.4 degrees, a saturation of 58.6% and a lightness of 43.5%. #2e79b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #5cf2ff with #000061. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 18
    • G 47
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#2e79b0 color description : Dark blue.

#2e79b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2e79b0 has RGB values of R:46, G:121, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 3045808.

Hex triplet 2e79b0 #2e79b0
RGB Decimal 46, 121, 176 rgb(46,121,176)
RGB Percent 18, 47.5, 69 rgb(18%,47.5%,69%)
CMYK 74, 31, 0, 31
HSL 205.4°, 58.6, 43.5 hsl(205.4,58.6%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.4°, 73.9, 69
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 48.746, -4.165, -35.777
XYZ 15.799, 17.389, 43.596
xyY 0.206, 0.226, 17.389
CIE-LCH 48.746, 36.019, 263.36
CIE-LUV 48.746, -27.078, -53.365
Hunter-Lab 41.7, -5.348, -32.795
Binary 00101110, 01111001, 10110000

Color Schemes with #2e79b0

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Alternatives to #2e79b0

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#2e79b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2e79b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2e79b0;}
.background {background-color:#2e79b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #2e79b0;}

Shades and Tints of #2e79b0

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 #f4f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2e79b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a7074 is the less saturated color, while #0380db is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2e79b0 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
  • #5d6c77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6779af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a7ab6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008690 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5279af Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a7ab3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #10819c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population