#3b3398 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b3398 is composed of 23.1% red, 20% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.2% cyan, 66.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.4% black. It has a hue angle of 244.8 degrees, a saturation of 49.8% and a lightness of 39.8%. #3b3398 color hex could be obtained by blending #7666ff with #000031. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 23
    • G 20
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 66
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#3b3398 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b3398 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b3398 has RGB values of R:59, G:51, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.66, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 3879832.

Hex triplet 3b3398 #3b3398
RGB Decimal 59, 51, 152 rgb(59,51,152)
RGB Percent 23.1, 20, 59.6 rgb(23.1%,20%,59.6%)
CMYK 61, 66, 0, 40
HSL 244.8°, 49.8, 39.8 hsl(244.8,49.8%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 244.8°, 66.4, 59.6
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 28.285, 34.053, -54.252
XYZ 8.654, 5.564, 30.322
xyY 0.194, 0.125, 5.564
CIE-LCH 28.285, 64.054, 302.116
CIE-LUV 28.285, -3.224, -71.634
Hunter-Lab 23.588, 24.207, -59.703
Binary 00111011, 00110011, 10011000

Color Schemes with #3b3398

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Alternatives to #3b3398

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#3b3398 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b3398

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b3398;}
.background {background-color:#3b3398;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b3398;}

Shades and Tints of #3b3398

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, #020205 is the darkest color, while #f6f5fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b3398

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626269 is the less saturated color, while #1404c7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b3398 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #403e52 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004a90 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004e7e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #165359 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #154193 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #154487 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #234770 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population