#3b3381 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b3381 is composed of 23.1% red, 20% green and 50.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.3% cyan, 60.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.4% black. It has a hue angle of 246.2 degrees, a saturation of 43.3% and a lightness of 35.3%. #3b3381 color hex could be obtained by blending #7666ff with #000003. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 23
    • G 20
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#3b3381 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b3381 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b3381 has RGB values of R:59, G:51, B:129 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 3879809.

Hex triplet 3b3381 #3b3381
RGB Decimal 59, 51, 129 rgb(59,51,129)
RGB Percent 23.1, 20, 50.6 rgb(23.1%,20%,50.6%)
CMYK 54, 60, 0, 49
HSL 246.2°, 43.3, 35.3 hsl(246.2,43.3%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 246.2°, 60.5, 50.6
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 26.397, 26.331, -43.083
XYZ 6.949, 4.882, 21.344
xyY 0.209, 0.147, 4.882
CIE-LCH 26.397, 50.492, 301.432
CIE-LUV 26.397, -1.748, -56.157
Hunter-Lab 22.096, 17.471, -41.805
Binary 00111011, 00110011, 10000001

Color Schemes with #3b3381

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Alternatives to #3b3381

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#3b3381 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b3381

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#3b3381 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b3381;}
.background {background-color:#3b3381;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b3381;}

Shades and Tints of #3b3381

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 #f4f3fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b3381

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #57565e is the less saturated color, while #1403b1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b3381 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3d3c4b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004689 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004979 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2e4d52 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #153f86 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #15417c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #334363 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population