#2f5e72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f5e72 is composed of 18.4% red, 36.9% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 58.8% cyan, 17.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 197.9 degrees, a saturation of 41.6% and a lightness of 31.6%. #2f5e72 color hex could be obtained by blending #5ebce4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 18
    • G 37
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 59
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#2f5e72 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#2f5e72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f5e72 has RGB values of R:47, G:94, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.59, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 3104370.

Hex triplet 2f5e72 #2f5e72
RGB Decimal 47, 94, 114 rgb(47,94,114)
RGB Percent 18.4, 36.9, 44.7 rgb(18.4%,36.9%,44.7%)
CMYK 59, 18, 0, 55
HSL 197.9°, 41.6, 31.6 hsl(197.9,41.6%,31.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.9°, 58.8, 44.7
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 37.525, -9.674, -16.211
XYZ 8.211, 9.824, 17.382
xyY 0.232, 0.277, 9.824
CIE-LCH 37.525, 18.878, 239.174
CIE-LUV 37.525, -19.373, -20.821
Hunter-Lab 31.343, -8.087, -10.94
Binary 00101111, 01011110, 01110010

Color Schemes with #2f5e72

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Alternatives to #2f5e72

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#2f5e72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f5e72

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f5e72;}
.background {background-color:#2f5e72;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f5e72;}

Shades and Tints of #2f5e72

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 #f4f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f5e72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5253 is the less saturated color, while #046f9d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f5e72 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5458 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b6075 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a5f7b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35686f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b5f74 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a5e78 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #326470 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population