#3b6996 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b6996 is composed of 23.1% red, 41.2% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.7% cyan, 30% magenta, 0% yellow and 41.2% black. It has a hue angle of 209.7 degrees, a saturation of 43.5% and a lightness of 41%. #3b6996 color hex could be obtained by blending #76d2ff with #00002d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 23
    • G 41
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#3b6996 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b6996 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b6996 has RGB values of R:59, G:105, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 3893654.

Hex triplet 3b6996 #3b6996
RGB Decimal 59, 105, 150 rgb(59,105,150)
RGB Percent 23.1, 41.2, 58.8 rgb(23.1%,41.2%,58.8%)
CMYK 61, 30, 0, 41
HSL 209.7°, 43.5, 41 hsl(209.7,43.5%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.7°, 60.7, 58.8
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 43.114, -1.493, -29.305
XYZ 12.359, 13.234, 30.756
xyY 0.219, 0.235, 13.234
CIE-LCH 43.114, 29.343, 267.084
CIE-LUV 43.114, -19.482, -42.272
Hunter-Lab 36.379, -3.021, -24.66
Binary 00111011, 01101001, 10010110

Color Schemes with #3b6996

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Alternatives to #3b6996

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#3b6996 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b6996

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#3b6996 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b6996;}
.background {background-color:#3b6996;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b6996;}

Shades and Tints of #3b6996

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, #040609 is the darkest color, while #fafcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b6996

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #63696e is the less saturated color, while #036ace is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b6996 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #59626b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e6c98 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #576d9c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #516b97 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4d6b9a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #377187 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population