#3b5998 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b5998 is composed of 23.1% red, 34.9% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.2% cyan, 41.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.4% black. It has a hue angle of 220.6 degrees, a saturation of 44.1% and a lightness of 41.4%. #3b5998 color hex could be obtained by blending #76b2ff with #000031. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 23
    • G 35
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#3b5998 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b5998 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b5998 has RGB values of R:59, G:89, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 3889560.

Hex triplet 3b5998 #3b5998
RGB Decimal 59, 89, 152 rgb(59,89,152)
RGB Percent 23.1, 34.9, 59.6 rgb(23.1%,34.9%,59.6%)
CMYK 61, 41, 0, 40
HSL 220.6°, 44.1, 41.4 hsl(220.6,44.1%,41.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.6°, 61.2, 59.6
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 38.447, 9.286, -37.864
XYZ 11.042, 10.341, 31.118
xyY 0.21, 0.197, 10.341
CIE-LCH 38.447, 38.986, 283.78
CIE-LUV 38.447, -13.814, -54.833
Hunter-Lab 32.157, 5.019, -34.864
Binary 00111011, 01011001, 10011000

Color Schemes with #3b5998

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Alternatives to #3b5998

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#3b5998 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b5998

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#3b5998 background color

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#3b5998 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b5998;}
.background {background-color:#3b5998;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b5998;}

Shades and Tints of #3b5998

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, #04060b is the darkest color, while #fcfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b5998

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64676f is the less saturated color, while #0245d1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b5998 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #515764 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #48619c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #39639c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2b6b73 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #435e9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3a5f9a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #316480 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population