#0228b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0228b9 is composed of 0.8% red, 15.7% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.9% cyan, 78.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 227.5 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 36.7%. #0228b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0450ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 1
    • G 16
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 78
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0228b9 color description : Strong blue.

#0228b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0228b9 has RGB values of R:2, G:40, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.78, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 141497.

Hex triplet 0228b9 #0228b9
RGB Decimal 2, 40, 185 rgb(2,40,185)
RGB Percent 0.8, 15.7, 72.5 rgb(0.8%,15.7%,72.5%)
CMYK 99, 78, 0, 27
HSL 227.5°, 97.9, 36.7 hsl(227.5,97.9%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.5°, 98.9, 72.5
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 26.827, 47.759, -76.627
XYZ 9.539, 5.032, 46.365
xyY 0.157, 0.083, 5.032
CIE-LCH 26.827, 90.291, 301.934
CIE-LUV 26.827, -9.623, -92.854
Hunter-Lab 22.433, 36.643, -106.837
Binary 00000010, 00101000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #0228b9

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Alternatives to #0228b9

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#0228b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0228b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0228b9;}
.background {background-color:#0228b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0228b9;}

Shades and Tints of #0228b9

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, #00020a is the darkest color, while #f6f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0228b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585a63 is the less saturated color, while #0228b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0228b9 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.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #242c49 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00478a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004b77 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005054 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #003b9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #003e8f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #004178 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population