#205960 Color Information

#205960 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #205960. In RGB, it consists of 12.5% Red, 34.9% Green, and 37.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 66.7% Cyan, 7.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 62.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 186.6°, with saturation of 50% and lightness of 25.1%. The decimal value for #205960 is 2120032, and its nearest "web safe" color is #336666. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #205960 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#205960 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color32, 89, 96 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color12.5%, 34.9%, 37.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.875, 0.651, 0.624 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.667, 0.073, 0, 0.624 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color186.6°, 50.0%, 25.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color186.6°, 66.7%, 37.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color6.279, 8.296, 12.337 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color32, 62, 96 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code2120032 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color34.593, -15.942, -9.549 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)34.593, 18.583, 210.921 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color34.593, -21.628, -10.427 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color28.803, -11.492, -5.232 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.233, 0.308, 8.296 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4280310112 / 0xff205960 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#336666 Copy
Last Updated: July 12, 2024

Shades of #205960

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #205960, its pure hue is 186.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 50.0%, and its lightness is 25.1%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #205960, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #040b0c to #1c4e54.

Tints of #205960

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #205960, its pure hue is 186.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 50.0%, and its lightness is 25.1%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #205960, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #3c6e74 to #e3eaeb.

Tones of #205960

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #205960, its pure hue is 186.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 50.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #205960, which range from #404040 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #007280 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #205960

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #205960! For #205960, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #205960. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #205960

This color, #205960, consists of 12.5% Red, 34.9% Green, and 37.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 32, Green = 89, Blue = 96. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #205960 is 66.7% Cyan, 7.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 62.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R12.5%
C66.7%
G34.9%
M7.3%
B37.6%
Y0.0%
K62.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 32 89 96
Octal 40 131 140
Hexa #20 #59 #60
Binary 00100000 01011001 01100000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 66 7 0 62
Octal 102 7 0 76
Hexa #42 #07 #00 #3e
Binary 01000010 00000111 00000000 00111110

Analogous Colors of #205960

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #205960 — which has hue 186.6° — its analogous colors are located at 156.6° and 216.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #205960.

Triadic Colors of #205960

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #205960 — which has hue 186.6° — its triadic colors are located at 66.6° and 306.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #205960.

Complementary Color of #205960

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #205960 — which has hue 186.6° — its complementary color is located at 6.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #205960.

Split Complementary Colors of #205960

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #205960 — which has hue 186.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 36.6° and 336.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #205960.

Tetradic Colors of #205960

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #205960 — which has hue 186.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 96.6°, 186.6°, 276.6°, and 6.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #205960.

Monochromatic Colors of #205960

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #205960, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #182628 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #1898a8 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #205960

We want to make getting started with #205960 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #205960 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #205960 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #205960 with other HTML elements.

#205960 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #205960.
<span style="color: #205960;">The color of this text is #205960.</span>

#205960 Background Color

The background color for this text is #205960.
<div style="background-color: #205960; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #205960.</div>

#205960 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #205960.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #205960;">This color for the shadow of this text is #205960.</span>

#205960 Border Color

This is a div with border color #205960.
<div style="border: #205960 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #205960.</div>

#205960 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #205960 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #205960; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #205960 on a white background.</div></div>

#205960 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #205960 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #205960; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #205960 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #205960 to White

This is a gradient from #205960 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#205960,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#205960,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#205960,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#205960,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #205960 to white.</div>

Gradient from #205960 to Black

This is a gradient from #205960 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#205960,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#205960,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#205960,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#205960,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #205960 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #205960

In addition to using #205960 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #205960 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #205960, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 32, Green = 89, Blue = 96). If you need details about the color coordinates of #205960 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #205960
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(32, 89, 96)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #205960; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #205960; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #205960; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(32, 89, 96);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#205960")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:32, green:89, blue:96, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:32 green:89 blue:96 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(32f, 89f, 96f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(32, 89, 96);
 

#205960 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #205960 the same way. For those with color blindness, #205960 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #205960 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #205960 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #205960 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #205960 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #205960 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 7.9:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text