#0038b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0038b9 is composed of 0% red, 22% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 69.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 221.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #0038b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0070ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 22
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 70
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0038b9 color description : Strong blue.

#0038b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0038b9 has RGB values of R:0, G:56, B:185 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.7, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 14521.

Hex triplet 0038b9 #0038b9
RGB Decimal 0, 56, 185 rgb(0,56,185)
RGB Percent 0, 22, 72.5 rgb(0%,22%,72.5%)
CMYK 100, 70, 0, 27
HSL 221.8°, 100, 36.3 hsl(221.8,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.8°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 30.231, 38.096, -70.993
XYZ 10.169, 6.33, 46.582
xyY 0.161, 0.1, 6.33
CIE-LCH 30.231, 80.569, 298.219
CIE-LUV 30.231, -12.467, -92.619
Hunter-Lab 25.16, 28.117, -92.16
Binary 00000000, 00111000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #0038b9

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Alternatives to #0038b9

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#0038b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0038b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0038b9;}
.background {background-color:#0038b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0038b9;}

Shades and Tints of #0038b9

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, #000308 is the darkest color, while #f4f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0038b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555a64 is the less saturated color, while #0038b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0038b9 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.

  • #363636 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2b3650 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004e98 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005384 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00585c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0046a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004997 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #004c7e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population