#2f8dcc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f8dcc is composed of 18.4% red, 55.3% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 77% cyan, 30.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 204.1 degrees, a saturation of 62.5% and a lightness of 49.2%. #2f8dcc color hex could be obtained by blending #5effff with #001b99. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 18
    • G 55
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 77
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#2f8dcc color description : Strong blue.

#2f8dcc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f8dcc has RGB values of R:47, G:141, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.77, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 3116492.

Hex triplet 2f8dcc #2f8dcc
RGB Decimal 47, 141, 204 rgb(47,141,204)
RGB Percent 18.4, 55.3, 80 rgb(18.4%,55.3%,80%)
CMYK 77, 31, 0, 20
HSL 204.1°, 62.5, 49.2 hsl(204.1,62.5%,49.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.1°, 77, 80
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 56.1, -5.682, -40.222
XYZ 21.594, 24.012, 60.62
xyY 0.203, 0.226, 24.012
CIE-LCH 56.1, 40.621, 261.96
CIE-LUV 56.1, -32.522, -61.93
Hunter-Lab 49.002, -7.094, -39.046
Binary 00101111, 10001101, 11001100

Color Schemes with #2f8dcc

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Alternatives to #2f8dcc

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#2f8dcc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f8dcc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f8dcc;}
.background {background-color:#2f8dcc;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f8dcc;}

Shades and Tints of #2f8dcc

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, #03090d is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f8dcc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c7e7f is the less saturated color, while #0895f3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f8dcc 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.

  • #787878 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #697c89 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #768ac8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #668cd1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c8bc9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #528ccf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1195b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population