#2f5599 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f5599 is composed of 18.4% red, 33.3% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.3% cyan, 44.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 218.5 degrees, a saturation of 53% and a lightness of 39.2%. #2f5599 color hex could be obtained by blending #5eaaff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 18
    • G 33
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#2f5599 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#2f5599 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f5599 has RGB values of R:47, G:85, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 3102105.

Hex triplet 2f5599 #2f5599
RGB Decimal 47, 85, 153 rgb(47,85,153)
RGB Percent 18.4, 33.3, 60 rgb(18.4%,33.3%,60%)
CMYK 69, 44, 0, 40
HSL 218.5°, 53, 39.2 hsl(218.5,53%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.5°, 69.3, 60
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 36.744, 10.021, -41.216
XYZ 10.169, 9.401, 31.414
xyY 0.199, 0.184, 9.401
CIE-LCH 36.744, 42.417, 283.665
CIE-LUV 36.744, -15.331, -59.04
Hunter-Lab 30.66, 5.549, -39.285
Binary 00101111, 01010101, 10011001

Color Schemes with #2f5599

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Alternatives to #2f5599

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#2f5599 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f5599

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f5599;}
.background {background-color:#2f5599;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f5599;}

Shades and Tints of #2f5599

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f3f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f5599

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d626b is the less saturated color, while #0148c7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f5599 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
  • #3f5d9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #25609d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00686f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #395a9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #295c9b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #11617e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population