#2f99bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2f99bc is composed of 18.4% red, 60% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75% cyan, 18.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 194.9 degrees, a saturation of 60% and a lightness of 46.1%. #2f99bc color hex could be obtained by blending #5effff with #003379. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 18
    • G 60
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#2f99bc color description : Strong cyan.

#2f99bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2f99bc has RGB values of R:47, G:153, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 3119548.

Hex triplet 2f99bc #2f99bc
RGB Decimal 47, 153, 188 rgb(47,153,188)
RGB Percent 18.4, 60, 73.7 rgb(18.4%,60%,73.7%)
CMYK 75, 19, 0, 26
HSL 194.9°, 60, 46.1 hsl(194.9,60%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.9°, 75, 73.7
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 58.989, -17.925, -26.686
XYZ 21.638, 27.016, 51.648
xyY 0.216, 0.269, 27.016
CIE-LCH 58.989, 32.148, 236.111
CIE-LUV 58.989, -37.635, -38.678
Hunter-Lab 51.977, -16.649, -22.532
Binary 00101111, 10011001, 10111100

Color Schemes with #2f99bc

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Alternatives to #2f99bc

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#2f99bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2f99bc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2f99bc;}
.background {background-color:#2f99bc;}
.border {border:1px solid #2f99bc;}

Shades and Tints of #2f99bc

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, #040d0f is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2f99bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e797d is the less saturated color, while #02b0e9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2f99bc 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d838a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8992b7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8492c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #25a1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6894b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6594c1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #289eb2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population