#2f5497 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f5497 is composed of 18.4% red, 32.9% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.9% cyan, 44.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 218.7 degrees, a saturation of 52.5% and a lightness of 38.8%. #2f5497 color hex could be obtained by blending #5ea8ff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 18
    • G 33
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#2f5497 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#2f5497 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f5497 has RGB values of R:47, G:84, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 3101847.

Hex triplet 2f5497 #2f5497
RGB Decimal 47, 84, 151 rgb(47,84,151)
RGB Percent 18.4, 32.9, 59.2 rgb(18.4%,32.9%,59.2%)
CMYK 69, 44, 0, 41
HSL 218.7°, 52.5, 38.8 hsl(218.7,52.5%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.7°, 68.9, 59.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 36.326, 9.926, -40.679
XYZ 9.927, 9.179, 30.525
xyY 0.2, 0.185, 9.179
CIE-LCH 36.326, 41.873, 283.712
CIE-LUV 36.326, -15.026, -58.066
Hunter-Lab 30.296, 5.471, -38.53
Binary 00101111, 01010100, 10010111

Color Schemes with #2f5497

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Alternatives to #2f5497

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#2f5497 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f5497

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#2f5497 background color

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#2f5497 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f5497;}
.background {background-color:#2f5497;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f5497;}

Shades and Tints of #2f5497

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f1f5fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f5497

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d6169 is the less saturated color, while #0147c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f5497 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
  • #4a525f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e5c9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #265f9b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00676e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #39599a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #295b99 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #11607d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population