#2f79bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f79bf is composed of 18.4% red, 47.5% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.4% cyan, 36.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 209.2 degrees, a saturation of 60.5% and a lightness of 46.7%. #2f79bf color hex could be obtained by blending #5ef2ff with #00007f. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 18
    • G 47
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#2f79bf color description : Strong blue.

#2f79bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f79bf has RGB values of R:47, G:121, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 3111359.

Hex triplet 2f79bf #2f79bf
RGB Decimal 47, 121, 191 rgb(47,121,191)
RGB Percent 18.4, 47.5, 74.9 rgb(18.4%,47.5%,74.9%)
CMYK 75, 37, 0, 25
HSL 209.2°, 60.5, 46.7 hsl(209.2,60.5%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.2°, 75.4, 74.9
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 49.544, 1.451, -43.176
XYZ 17.411, 18.039, 51.852
xyY 0.199, 0.207, 18.039
CIE-LCH 49.544, 43.2, 271.925
CIE-LUV 49.544, -26.293, -65.894
Hunter-Lab 42.473, -1.152, -42.652
Binary 00101111, 01111001, 10111111

Color Schemes with #2f79bf

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Alternatives to #2f79bf

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#2f79bf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f79bf

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.text {color:#2f79bf;}
.background {background-color:#2f79bf;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f79bf;}

Shades and Tints of #2f79bf

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f1f7fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f79bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f777f is the less saturated color, while #017aed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f79bf 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f6e7c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #617abe Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4c7dc3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008992 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e7abe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #417bc1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1183a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population