#0388bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0388bb is composed of 1.2% red, 53.3% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.4% cyan, 27.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 196.6 degrees, a saturation of 96.8% and a lightness of 37.3%. #0388bb color hex could be obtained by blending #06ffff with #001177. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 1
    • G 53
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0388bb color description : Strong blue.

#0388bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0388bb has RGB values of R:3, G:136, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 231611.

Hex triplet 0388bb #0388bb
RGB Decimal 3, 136, 187 rgb(3,136,187)
RGB Percent 1.2, 53.3, 73.3 rgb(1.2%,53.3%,73.3%)
CMYK 98, 27, 0, 27
HSL 196.6°, 96.8, 37.3 hsl(196.6,96.8%,37.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.6°, 98.4, 73.3
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 53.183, -12.088, -35.191
XYZ 17.809, 21.214, 50.167
xyY 0.2, 0.238, 21.214
CIE-LCH 53.183, 37.21, 251.042
CIE-LUV 53.183, -35.55, -52.479
Hunter-Lab 46.058, -11.583, -32.338
Binary 00000011, 10001000, 10111011

Color Schemes with #0388bb

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Alternatives to #0388bb

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#0388bb Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0388bb;}
.background {background-color:#0388bb;}
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Shades and Tints of #0388bb

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, #000a0d is the darkest color, while #f9fdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0388bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b6163 is the less saturated color, while #0388bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0388bb 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #526d77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7483b7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6685c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b85b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4286bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #018ea7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population