#2f51b7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f51b7 is composed of 18.4% red, 31.8% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.3% cyan, 55.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 225 degrees, a saturation of 59.1% and a lightness of 45.1%. #2f51b7 color hex could be obtained by blending #5ea2ff with #00006f. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 18
    • G 32
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 56
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#2f51b7 color description : Moderate blue.

#2f51b7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f51b7 has RGB values of R:47, G:81, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.56, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 3101111.

Hex triplet 2f51b7 #2f51b7
RGB Decimal 47, 81, 183 rgb(47,81,183)
RGB Percent 18.4, 31.8, 71.8 rgb(18.4%,31.8%,71.8%)
CMYK 74, 56, 0, 28
HSL 225°, 59.1, 45.1 hsl(225,59.1%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 225°, 74.3, 71.8
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 37.675, 23.991, -57.573
XYZ 12.66, 9.907, 46.042
xyY 0.185, 0.144, 9.907
CIE-LCH 37.675, 62.371, 292.622
CIE-LUV 37.675, -14.055, -83.517
Hunter-Lab 31.476, 16.714, -64.695
Binary 00101111, 01010001, 10110111

Color Schemes with #2f51b7

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Alternatives to #2f51b7

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#2f51b7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f51b7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f51b7;}
.background {background-color:#2f51b7;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f51b7;}

Shades and Tints of #2f51b7

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, #03050b is the darkest color, while #fbfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f51b7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d7079 is the less saturated color, while #033be3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f51b7 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
  • #4b5266 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005eb8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0063a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a71 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1159b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #115ca9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #11618a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population