#2f5cb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f5cb9 is composed of 18.4% red, 36.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.6% cyan, 50.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 220.4 degrees, a saturation of 59.5% and a lightness of 45.5%. #2f5cb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #5eb8ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 18
    • G 36
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#2f5cb9 color description : Moderate blue.

#2f5cb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f5cb9 has RGB values of R:47, G:92, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 3103929.

Hex triplet 2f5cb9 #2f5cb9
RGB Decimal 47, 92, 185 rgb(47,92,185)
RGB Percent 18.4, 36.1, 72.5 rgb(18.4%,36.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 75, 50, 0, 27
HSL 220.4°, 59.5, 45.5 hsl(220.4,59.5%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.4°, 74.6, 72.5
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 40.833, 17.537, -53.634
XYZ 13.754, 11.76, 47.441
xyY 0.189, 0.161, 11.76
CIE-LCH 40.833, 56.429, 288.106
CIE-LUV 40.833, -17.18, -79.621
Hunter-Lab 34.293, 11.58, -58.016
Binary 00101111, 01011100, 10111001

Color Schemes with #2f5cb9

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Alternatives to #2f5cb9

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#2f5cb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f5cb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f5cb9;}
.background {background-color:#2f5cb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f5cb9;}

Shades and Tints of #2f5cb9

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, #03060d is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f5cb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d727b is the less saturated color, while #024ce6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f5cb9 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #515a6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e65bd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006aaf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e62bb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1165b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #116a90 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population