#3c00b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3c00b5 is composed of 23.5% red, 0% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.9% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 259.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.5%. #3c00b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #7800ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #3300cc.

    • R 24
    • G 0
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#3c00b5 color description : Strong violet.

#3c00b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3c00b5 has RGB values of R:60, G:0, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:1, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 3932341.

Hex triplet 3c00b5 #3c00b5
RGB Decimal 60, 0, 181 rgb(60,0,181)
RGB Percent 23.5, 0, 71 rgb(23.5%,0%,71%)
CMYK 67, 100, 0, 29
HSL 259.9°, 100, 35.5 hsl(259.9,100%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 259.9°, 100, 71
Web Safe 3300cc #3300cc
CIE-LAB 24.628, 62.503, -77.821
XYZ 10.202, 4.296, 44.005
xyY 0.174, 0.073, 4.296
CIE-LCH 24.628, 99.813, 308.77
CIE-LUV 24.628, -0.119, -90.041
Hunter-Lab 20.728, 51.585, -111.363
Binary 00111100, 00000000, 10110101

Color Schemes with #3c00b5

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Alternatives to #3c00b5

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#3c00b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3c00b5

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#3c00b5 background color

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#3c00b5 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3c00b5;}
.background {background-color:#3c00b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #3c00b5;}

Shades and Tints of #3c00b5

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, #010004 is the darkest color, while #f5f0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3c00b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585461 is the less saturated color, while #3c00b5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3c00b5 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.

  • #272727 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2b1f43 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004281 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00466f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004b4f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #152a94 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #152d89 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #153074 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population