#00538b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00538b is composed of 0% red, 32.5% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 40.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 204.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.3%. #00538b color hex could be obtained by blending #00a6ff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 0
    • G 33
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#00538b color description : Dark blue.

#00538b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00538b has RGB values of R:0, G:83, B:139 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 21387.

Hex triplet 00538b #00538b
RGB Decimal 0, 83, 139 rgb(0,83,139)
RGB Percent 0, 32.5, 54.5 rgb(0%,32.5%,54.5%)
CMYK 100, 40, 0, 45
HSL 204.2°, 100, 27.3 hsl(204.2,100%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.2°, 100, 54.5
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 34.087, 0.948, -37.036
XYZ 7.752, 8.05, 25.57
xyY 0.187, 0.195, 8.05
CIE-LCH 34.087, 37.048, 271.466
CIE-LUV 34.087, -20.707, -51.087
Hunter-Lab 28.372, -0.879, -33.573
Binary 00000000, 01010011, 10001011

Color Schemes with #00538b

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Alternatives to #00538b

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#00538b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00538b;}
.background {background-color:#00538b;}
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Shades and Tints of #00538b

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #edf8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00538b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #40474b is the less saturated color, while #00538b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00538b 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #344550 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #41578d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #285a91 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006268 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #29558c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #19578f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005c74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population