#3b6997 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b6997 is composed of 23.1% red, 41.2% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.9% cyan, 30.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 43.8% and a lightness of 41.2%. #3b6997 color hex could be obtained by blending #76d2ff with #00002f. 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

#3b6997 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b6997 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b6997 has RGB values of R:59, G:105, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 3893655.

Hex triplet 3b6997 #3b6997
RGB Decimal 59, 105, 151 rgb(59,105,151)
RGB Percent 23.1, 41.2, 59.2 rgb(23.1%,41.2%,59.2%)
CMYK 61, 30, 0, 41
HSL 210°, 43.8, 41.2 hsl(210,43.8%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 60.9, 59.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 43.162, -1.149, -29.825
XYZ 12.44, 13.267, 31.182
xyY 0.219, 0.233, 13.267
CIE-LCH 43.162, 29.847, 267.795
CIE-LUV 43.162, -19.462, -43.117
Hunter-Lab 36.423, -2.777, -25.261
Binary 00111011, 01101001, 10010111

Color Schemes with #3b6997

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Alternatives to #3b6997

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#3b6997 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b6997

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#3b6997 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b6997;}
.background {background-color:#3b6997;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b6997;}

Shades and Tints of #3b6997

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, #04070a is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b6997

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #63696f is the less saturated color, while #0269d0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b6997 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
  • #5e6c99 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #566d9d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #34767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #516b98 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4c6b9b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #367187 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population