#3b5281 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b5281 is composed of 23.1% red, 32.2% green and 50.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.3% cyan, 36.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.4% black. It has a hue angle of 220.3 degrees, a saturation of 37.2% and a lightness of 36.9%. #3b5281 color hex could be obtained by blending #76a4ff with #000003. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 23
    • G 32
    • B 51
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 49
    CMYK color chart

#3b5281 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b5281 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b5281 has RGB values of R:59, G:82, B:129 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.49. Its decimal value is 3887745.

Hex triplet 3b5281 #3b5281
RGB Decimal 59, 82, 129 rgb(59,82,129)
RGB Percent 23.1, 32.2, 50.6 rgb(23.1%,32.2%,50.6%)
CMYK 54, 36, 0, 49
HSL 220.3°, 37.2, 36.9 hsl(220.3,37.2%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.3°, 54.3, 50.6
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 35.101, 5.783, -29.174
XYZ 8.783, 8.549, 21.955
xyY 0.224, 0.218, 8.549
CIE-LCH 35.101, 29.742, 281.213
CIE-LUV 35.101, -11.264, -40.656
Hunter-Lab 29.239, 2.449, -24.053
Binary 00111011, 01010010, 10000001

Color Schemes with #3b5281

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Alternatives to #3b5281

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#3b5281 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b5281

This text has a font color of #3b5281.

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#3b5281 background color

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#3b5281 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b5281;}
.background {background-color:#3b5281;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b5281;}

Shades and Tints of #3b5281

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, #040508 is the darkest color, while #f9fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b5281

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585c64 is the less saturated color, while #013ebb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b5281 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.

  • #505050 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c505a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a5a86 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #435b87 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #376168 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #445784 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #405785 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #385b71 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population