#3b494b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b494b is composed of 23.1% red, 28.6% green and 29.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.3% cyan, 2.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 70.6% black. It has a hue angle of 187.5 degrees, a saturation of 11.9% and a lightness of 26.3%. #3b494b color hex could be obtained by blending #769296 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 23
    • G 29
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 71
    CMYK color chart

#3b494b color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#3b494b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b494b has RGB values of R:59, G:73, B:75 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.71. Its decimal value is 3885387.

Hex triplet 3b494b #3b494b
RGB Decimal 59, 73, 75 rgb(59,73,75)
RGB Percent 23.1, 28.6, 29.4 rgb(23.1%,28.6%,29.4%)
CMYK 21, 3, 0, 71
HSL 187.5°, 11.9, 26.3 hsl(187.5,11.9%,26.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.5°, 21.3, 29.4
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 29.918, -5.048, -3.055
XYZ 5.456, 6.203, 7.566
xyY 0.284, 0.323, 6.203
CIE-LCH 29.918, 5.9, 211.18
CIE-LUV 29.918, -6.912, -3.002
Hunter-Lab 24.905, -4.481, -0.578
Binary 00111011, 01001001, 01001011

Color Schemes with #3b494b

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Alternatives to #3b494b

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#3b494b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b494b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b494b;}
.background {background-color:#3b494b;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b494b;}

Shades and Tints of #3b494b

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, #070909 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b494b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #404546 is the less saturated color, while #027484 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b494b 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.

  • #454545 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #434646 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #504f52 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #544d55 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #465157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #484d4f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4b4c51 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #424e53 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population