#2f8cbd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f8cbd is composed of 18.4% red, 54.9% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.1% cyan, 25.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 200.7 degrees, a saturation of 60.2% and a lightness of 46.3%. #2f8cbd color hex could be obtained by blending #5effff with #00197b. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 18
    • G 55
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#2f8cbd color description : Strong blue.

#2f8cbd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f8cbd has RGB values of R:47, G:140, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 3116221.

Hex triplet 2f8cbd #2f8cbd
RGB Decimal 47, 140, 189 rgb(47,140,189)
RGB Percent 18.4, 54.9, 74.1 rgb(18.4%,54.9%,74.1%)
CMYK 75, 26, 0, 26
HSL 200.7°, 60.2, 46.3 hsl(200.7,60.2%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.7°, 75.1, 74.1
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 55.106, -10.425, -33.279
XYZ 19.733, 23.033, 51.547
xyY 0.209, 0.244, 23.033
CIE-LCH 55.106, 34.873, 252.606
CIE-LUV 55.106, -32.958, -49.852
Hunter-Lab 47.993, -10.592, -30.086
Binary 00101111, 10001100, 10111101

Color Schemes with #2f8cbd

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Alternatives to #2f8cbd

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#2f8cbd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f8cbd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f8cbd;}
.background {background-color:#2f8cbd;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f8cbd;}

Shades and Tints of #2f8cbd

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f0f7fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f8cbd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f787d is the less saturated color, while #029aea is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f8cbd 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #687a84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a88b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7089c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0097a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f89ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #588ac1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1193ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population