#3b9bbe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b9bbe is composed of 23.1% red, 60.8% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.9% cyan, 18.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 196 degrees, a saturation of 52.6% and a lightness of 48.8%. #3b9bbe color hex could be obtained by blending #76ffff with #00377d. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 23
    • G 61
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#3b9bbe color description : Moderate blue.

#3b9bbe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b9bbe has RGB values of R:59, G:155, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 3906494.

Hex triplet 3b9bbe #3b9bbe
RGB Decimal 59, 155, 190 rgb(59,155,190)
RGB Percent 23.1, 60.8, 74.5 rgb(23.1%,60.8%,74.5%)
CMYK 69, 18, 0, 25
HSL 196°, 52.6, 48.8 hsl(196,52.6%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 196°, 68.9, 74.5
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 59.968, -16.702, -26.279
XYZ 22.817, 28.088, 52.931
xyY 0.22, 0.271, 28.088
CIE-LCH 59.968, 31.137, 237.561
CIE-LUV 59.968, -36.226, -38.249
Hunter-Lab 52.998, -15.9, -22.116
Binary 00111011, 10011011, 10111110

Color Schemes with #3b9bbe

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Alternatives to #3b9bbe

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#3b9bbe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b9bbe

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b9bbe;}
.background {background-color:#3b9bbe;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b9bbe;}

Shades and Tints of #3b9bbe

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, #03080a is the darkest color, while #fafdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b9bbe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #748085 is the less saturated color, while #02b6f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b9bbe 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.

  • #828282 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #74878e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c94b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8794c6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #36a3af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e97bb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6b96c3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #38a0b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population