#3b517d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b517d is composed of 23.1% red, 31.8% green and 49% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 52.8% cyan, 35.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 220 degrees, a saturation of 35.9% and a lightness of 36.1%. #3b517d color hex could be obtained by blending #76a2fa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 23
    • G 32
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#3b517d color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b517d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b517d has RGB values of R:59, G:81, B:125 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 3887485.

Hex triplet 3b517d #3b517d
RGB Decimal 59, 81, 125 rgb(59,81,125)
RGB Percent 23.1, 31.8, 49 rgb(23.1%,31.8%,49%)
CMYK 53, 35, 0, 51
HSL 220°, 35.9, 36.1 hsl(220,35.9%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 220°, 52.8, 49
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 34.59, 5.07, -27.511
XYZ 8.447, 8.295, 20.557
xyY 0.226, 0.222, 8.295
CIE-LCH 34.59, 27.975, 280.442
CIE-LUV 34.59, -10.865, -38.038
Hunter-Lab 28.801, 1.95, -22.158
Binary 00111011, 01010001, 01111101

Color Schemes with #3b517d

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Alternatives to #3b517d

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#3b517d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b517d

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#3b517d border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b517d;}
.background {background-color:#3b517d;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b517d;}

Shades and Tints of #3b517d

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, #020305 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b517d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575a61 is the less saturated color, while #023eb6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b517d 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b4f58 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a5982 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #455a83 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #396067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #455680 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #415681 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #395a6f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population