#2f579f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f579f is composed of 18.4% red, 34.1% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.4% cyan, 45.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 218.6 degrees, a saturation of 54.4% and a lightness of 40.4%. #2f579f color hex could be obtained by blending #5eaeff with #00003f. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 18
    • G 34
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#2f579f color description : Dark blue.

#2f579f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f579f has RGB values of R:47, G:87, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 3102623.

Hex triplet 2f579f #2f579f
RGB Decimal 47, 87, 159 rgb(47,87,159)
RGB Percent 18.4, 34.1, 62.4 rgb(18.4%,34.1%,62.4%)
CMYK 70, 45, 0, 38
HSL 218.6°, 54.4, 40.4 hsl(218.6,54.4%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.6°, 70.4, 62.4
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 37.704, 10.97, -43.283
XYZ 10.837, 9.923, 34.143
xyY 0.197, 0.181, 9.923
CIE-LCH 37.704, 44.652, 284.222
CIE-LUV 37.704, -15.91, -62.55
Hunter-Lab 31.501, 6.281, -42.212
Binary 00101111, 01010111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #2f579f

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Alternatives to #2f579f

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#2f579f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f579f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f579f;}
.background {background-color:#2f579f;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f579f;}

Shades and Tints of #2f579f

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, #020408 is the darkest color, while #f7f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f579f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666768 is the less saturated color, while #074cc7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f579f 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c5462 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e5fa3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1e62a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006a72 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #385ca1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #245ea1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #116382 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population