#3b72ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b72ae is composed of 23.1% red, 44.7% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.1% cyan, 34.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 211.3 degrees, a saturation of 49.4% and a lightness of 45.7%. #3b72ae color hex could be obtained by blending #76e4ff with #00005d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 23
    • G 45
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#3b72ae color description : Dark moderate blue.

#3b72ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b72ae has RGB values of R:59, G:114, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 3895982.

Hex triplet 3b72ae #3b72ae
RGB Decimal 59, 114, 174 rgb(59,114,174)
RGB Percent 23.1, 44.7, 68.2 rgb(23.1%,44.7%,68.2%)
CMYK 66, 34, 0, 32
HSL 211.3°, 49.4, 45.7 hsl(211.3,49.4%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.3°, 66.1, 68.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 47, 1.38, -37.336
XYZ 15.459, 16.019, 42.319
xyY 0.209, 0.217, 16.019
CIE-LCH 47, 37.361, 272.116
CIE-LUV 47, -22.157, -55.977
Hunter-Lab 40.024, -1.098, -34.673
Binary 00111011, 01110010, 10101110

Color Schemes with #3b72ae

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Alternatives to #3b72ae

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#3b72ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b72ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b72ae;}
.background {background-color:#3b72ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b72ae;}

Shades and Tints of #3b72ae

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, #04080d is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b72ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717478 is the less saturated color, while #0570e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b72ae 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f6a76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6075ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5376b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #26818b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5273ae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a75b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2d7b97 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population