#3b5259 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b5259 is composed of 23.1% red, 32.2% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.7% cyan, 7.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 65.1% black. It has a hue angle of 194 degrees, a saturation of 20.3% and a lightness of 29%. #3b5259 color hex could be obtained by blending #76a4b2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 23
    • G 32
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 65
    CMYK color chart

#3b5259 color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#3b5259 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b5259 has RGB values of R:59, G:82, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.65. Its decimal value is 3887705.

Hex triplet 3b5259 #3b5259
RGB Decimal 59, 82, 89 rgb(59,82,89)
RGB Percent 23.1, 32.2, 34.9 rgb(23.1%,32.2%,34.9%)
CMYK 34, 8, 0, 65
HSL 194°, 20.3, 29 hsl(194,20.3%,29%)
HSV (or HSB) 194°, 33.7, 34.9
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 33.319, -6.824, -6.929
XYZ 6.624, 7.685, 10.585
xyY 0.266, 0.309, 7.685
CIE-LCH 33.319, 9.725, 225.44
CIE-LUV 33.319, -11.009, -7.881
Hunter-Lab 27.723, -5.866, -3.232
Binary 00111011, 01010010, 01011001

Color Schemes with #3b5259

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Alternatives to #3b5259

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#3b5259 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b5259

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#3b5259 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b5259;}
.background {background-color:#3b5259;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b5259;}

Shades and Tints of #3b5259

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, #040606 is the darkest color, while #fafbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b5259

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #464c4e is the less saturated color, while #027092 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b5259 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.

  • #4c4c4c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #494d4f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #56565f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #595563 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #455b61 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c555d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e545f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #41575e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population