#2980b9 Color Information

#2980b9 color image
#2980b9 hex color is composed of 16.1% red, 50.2% green and 72.5% blue. This color's complement is #b96229. The CMYK color model (used in color printing) for #2980b9 is 78% cyan, 31% magenta, 0% yellow and 27% black. #2980b9 hex color decimal value is 2719929. The #2980b9 hex color can be used on a white background. Closest web safe color is: #3399cc.

#2980b9 Color Conversions

The hexadecimal color #2980b9 has RGB values of R:41, G:128, B:185. Its decimal value is 2719929.

Hex Triplet 2980b9
RGB 41, 128, 185
RGB Percent 16.1%, 50.2%, 72.5%
HSV 203.75º, 64%, 44%
XYZ 17.391, 19.413, 48.729
LAB 0.512, -0.057, -0.372
CMYK 78%, 31%, 0%, 27%
Decimal 2719929
Color Is Dark Yes
Color Is Light No
Most Readable White
Web Safe Color #3399cc

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    #2980b9 Color Schemes

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    Lighten and Darken Colors

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    #2980b9 Tints, Tones and Shades


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    #2980b9 Color Blindless Simulator

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    #2980b9 CSS Examples

    The text has a font color of #2980b9

    color: #2980b9;

    This element has a background-color of #2980b9

    background-color: #2980b9;

    This element has a border-color of #2980b9

    border: 1px solid #2980b9;

    This element has a box-shadow color of #2980b9

    -webkit-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #2980b9;
    -moz-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #2980b9;
    box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #2980b9;

    This element has a text-shadow color of #2980b9

    -webkit-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #2980b9;
    -moz-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #2980b9;
    text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #2980b9;

    Gradient color of #2980b9

    background-color: #2980b9; 
    filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient(startColorstr='#409ad5', endColorstr='#2980b9'); 
    background-image: -webkit-gradient(linear, 0% 0%, 0% 100%, from(#409ad5), to(#2980b9)); 
    background-image: -webkit-linear-gradient(top, #409ad5, #2980b9); 
    background-image: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #409ad5, #2980b9); 
    background-image: -o-linear-gradient(top, #409ad5, #2980b9); 
    background-image: linear-gradient(to bottom, #409ad5, #2980b9);