#3b5799 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b5799 is composed of 23.1% red, 34.1% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.4% cyan, 43.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 222.1 degrees, a saturation of 44.3% and a lightness of 41.6%. #3b5799 color hex could be obtained by blending #76aeff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 23
    • G 34
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#3b5799 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b5799 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b5799 has RGB values of R:59, G:87, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 3889049.

Hex triplet 3b5799 #3b5799
RGB Decimal 59, 87, 153 rgb(59,87,153)
RGB Percent 23.1, 34.1, 60 rgb(23.1%,34.1%,60%)
CMYK 61, 43, 0, 40
HSL 222.1°, 44.3, 41.6 hsl(222.1,44.3%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.1°, 61.4, 60
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 37.924, 10.938, -39.299
XYZ 10.96, 10.045, 31.497
xyY 0.209, 0.191, 10.045
CIE-LCH 37.924, 40.793, 285.554
CIE-LUV 37.924, -13.15, -56.873
Hunter-Lab 31.695, 6.262, -36.733
Binary 00111011, 01010111, 10011001

Color Schemes with #3b5799

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Alternatives to #3b5799

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#3b5799 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b5799

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#3b5799 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b5799;}
.background {background-color:#3b5799;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b5799;}

Shades and Tints of #3b5799

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, #04070b is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b5799

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646770 is the less saturated color, while #0240d2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b5799 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #515663 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #445f9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #33629d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #296a71 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #415c9c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #365e9b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #306380 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population