#3b6dad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b6dad is composed of 23.1% red, 42.7% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 65.9% cyan, 37% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 213.7 degrees, a saturation of 49.1% and a lightness of 45.5%. #3b6dad color hex could be obtained by blending #76daff with #00005b. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 23
    • G 43
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#3b6dad color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b6dad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b6dad has RGB values of R:59, G:109, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 3894701.

Hex triplet 3b6dad #3b6dad
RGB Decimal 59, 109, 173 rgb(59,109,173)
RGB Percent 23.1, 42.7, 67.8 rgb(23.1%,42.7%,67.8%)
CMYK 66, 37, 0, 32
HSL 213.7°, 49.1, 45.5 hsl(213.7,49.1%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.7°, 65.9, 67.8
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 45.474, 4.103, -39.164
XYZ 14.813, 14.883, 41.625
xyY 0.208, 0.209, 14.883
CIE-LCH 45.474, 39.379, 275.98
CIE-LUV 45.474, -20.441, -58.682
Hunter-Lab 38.579, 1.027, -36.966
Binary 00111011, 01101101, 10101101

Color Schemes with #3b6dad

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Alternatives to #3b6dad

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#3b6dad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b6dad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b6dad;}
.background {background-color:#3b6dad;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b6dad;}

Shades and Tints of #3b6dad

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, #04080c is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b6dad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717477 is the less saturated color, while #0566e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b6dad 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d6773 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a71ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4a73b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #237d87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e6fae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4571af Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2b7794 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population