#3b72b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b72b5 is composed of 23.1% red, 44.7% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.4% cyan, 37% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 213 degrees, a saturation of 50.8% and a lightness of 47.1%. #3b72b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #76e4ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 23
    • G 45
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#3b72b5 color description : Moderate blue.

#3b72b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b72b5 has RGB values of R:59, G:114, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 3895989.

Hex triplet 3b72b5 #3b72b5
RGB Decimal 59, 114, 181 rgb(59,114,181)
RGB Percent 23.1, 44.7, 71 rgb(23.1%,44.7%,71%)
CMYK 67, 37, 0, 29
HSL 213°, 50.8, 47.1 hsl(213,50.8%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 213°, 67.4, 71
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 47.365, 3.867, -40.829
XYZ 16.16, 16.3, 46.008
xyY 0.206, 0.208, 16.3
CIE-LCH 47.365, 41.012, 275.41
CIE-LUV 47.365, -21.987, -61.808
Hunter-Lab 40.373, 0.794, -39.305
Binary 00111011, 01110010, 10110101

Color Schemes with #3b72b5

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Alternatives to #3b72b5

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#3b72b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b72b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b72b5;}
.background {background-color:#3b72b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b72b5;}

Shades and Tints of #3b72b5

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f4f7fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b72b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #72777e is the less saturated color, while #046dec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b72b5 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #606b78 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d75b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4c78b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1b838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5074b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4675b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #267c9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population