#2f5997 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f5997 is composed of 18.4% red, 34.9% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.9% cyan, 41.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 215.8 degrees, a saturation of 52.5% and a lightness of 38.8%. #2f5997 color hex could be obtained by blending #5eb2ff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 18
    • G 35
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#2f5997 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#2f5997 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f5997 has RGB values of R:47, G:89, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 3103127.

Hex triplet 2f5997 #2f5997
RGB Decimal 47, 89, 151 rgb(47,89,151)
RGB Percent 18.4, 34.9, 59.2 rgb(18.4%,34.9%,59.2%)
CMYK 69, 41, 0, 41
HSL 215.8°, 52.5, 38.8 hsl(215.8,52.5%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.8°, 68.9, 59.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 37.811, 6.66, -38.309
XYZ 10.329, 9.983, 30.659
xyY 0.203, 0.196, 9.983
CIE-LCH 37.811, 38.884, 279.862
CIE-LUV 37.811, -16.67, -54.993
Hunter-Lab 31.595, 3.064, -35.416
Binary 00101111, 01011001, 10010111

Color Schemes with #2f5997

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Alternatives to #2f5997

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#2f5997 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f5997

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#2f5997 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f5997;}
.background {background-color:#2f5997;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f5997;}

Shades and Tints of #2f5997

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 #2f5997

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d6269 is the less saturated color, while #0150c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f5997 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4d5561 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #475f9a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #34629c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006b72 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e5d99 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #325e9a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #116480 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population