#3b81bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b81bd is composed of 23.1% red, 50.6% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.8% cyan, 31.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 207.7 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 48.6%. #3b81bd color hex could be obtained by blending #76ffff with #00037b. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 23
    • G 51
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#3b81bd color description : Moderate blue.

#3b81bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b81bd has RGB values of R:59, G:129, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 3899837.

Hex triplet 3b81bd #3b81bd
RGB Decimal 59, 129, 189 rgb(59,129,189)
RGB Percent 23.1, 50.6, 74.1 rgb(23.1%,50.6%,74.1%)
CMYK 69, 32, 0, 26
HSL 207.7°, 52.4, 48.6 hsl(207.7,52.4%,48.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.7°, 68.8, 74.1
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 52.178, -2.356, -37.842
XYZ 18.837, 20.303, 51.067
xyY 0.209, 0.225, 20.303
CIE-LCH 52.178, 37.915, 266.437
CIE-LUV 52.178, -26.956, -57.607
Hunter-Lab 45.059, -4.231, -35.655
Binary 00111011, 10000001, 10111101

Color Schemes with #3b81bd

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Alternatives to #3b81bd

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#3b81bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b81bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b81bd;}
.background {background-color:#3b81bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b81bd;}

Shades and Tints of #3b81bd

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, #03070a is the darkest color, while #fafcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b81bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747d84 is the less saturated color, while #0285f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b81bd 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #687682 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d81bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6083c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1f8f9a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b81bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5282c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #298aa6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population