#0228bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0228bb is composed of 0.8% red, 15.7% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.9% cyan, 78.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 227.7 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #0228bb color hex could be obtained by blending #0450ff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 1
    • G 16
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 79
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0228bb color description : Strong blue.

#0228bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0228bb has RGB values of R:2, G:40, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.79, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 141499.

Hex triplet 0228bb #0228bb
RGB Decimal 2, 40, 187 rgb(2,40,187)
RGB Percent 0.8, 15.7, 73.3 rgb(0.8%,15.7%,73.3%)
CMYK 99, 79, 0, 27
HSL 227.7°, 97.9, 37.1 hsl(227.7,97.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.7°, 98.9, 73.3
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 27.067, 48.438, -77.415
XYZ 9.752, 5.118, 47.485
xyY 0.156, 0.082, 5.118
CIE-LCH 27.067, 91.32, 302.034
CIE-LUV 27.067, -9.67, -94.014
Hunter-Lab 22.622, 37.357, -108.618
Binary 00000010, 00101000, 10111011

Color Schemes with #0228bb

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Alternatives to #0228bb

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#0228bb Preview

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

Shades and Tints of #0228bb

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, #00030c is the darkest color, while #f8f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0228bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #595b64 is the less saturated color, while #0228bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0228bb 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
  • #00478b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004c78 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005154 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #003c9c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #003e90 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #004279 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population