#3b2172 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b2172 is composed of 23.1% red, 12.9% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 48.2% cyan, 71.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 259.3 degrees, a saturation of 55.1% and a lightness of 28.8%. #3b2172 color hex could be obtained by blending #7642e4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 23
    • G 13
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 71
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#3b2172 color description : Very dark violet.

#3b2172 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b2172 has RGB values of R:59, G:33, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.71, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 3875186.

Hex triplet 3b2172 #3b2172
RGB Decimal 59, 33, 114 rgb(59,33,114)
RGB Percent 23.1, 12.9, 44.7 rgb(23.1%,12.9%,44.7%)
CMYK 48, 71, 0, 55
HSL 259.3°, 55.1, 28.8 hsl(259.3,55.1%,28.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 259.3°, 71.1, 44.7
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 20.951, 32.755, -42.397
XYZ 5.384, 3.232, 16.259
xyY 0.216, 0.13, 3.232
CIE-LCH 20.951, 53.576, 307.689
CIE-LUV 20.951, 3.262, -50.367
Hunter-Lab 17.979, 21.994, -41.033
Binary 00111011, 00100001, 01110010

Color Schemes with #3b2172

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Alternatives to #3b2172

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#3b2172 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b2172

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#3b2172 background color

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#3b2172 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b2172;}
.background {background-color:#3b2172;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b2172;}

Shades and Tints of #3b2172

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, #040208 is the darkest color, while #f9f7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b2172

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #49494a is the less saturated color, while #31058e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b2172 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.

  • #323232 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #342f3f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003b73 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003e65 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #333e43 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #153173 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #15336a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #363454 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population