#0388bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0388bd is composed of 1.2% red, 53.3% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.4% cyan, 28% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 197.1 degrees, a saturation of 96.9% and a lightness of 37.6%. #0388bd color hex could be obtained by blending #06ffff with #00117b. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 1
    • G 53
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#0388bd color description : Strong blue.

#0388bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0388bd has RGB values of R:3, G:136, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 231613.

Hex triplet 0388bd #0388bd
RGB Decimal 3, 136, 189 rgb(3,136,189)
RGB Percent 1.2, 53.3, 74.1 rgb(1.2%,53.3%,74.1%)
CMYK 98, 28, 0, 26
HSL 197.1°, 96.9, 37.6 hsl(197.1,96.9%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.1°, 98.4, 74.1
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 53.276, -11.342, -36.187
XYZ 18.025, 21.3, 51.303
xyY 0.199, 0.235, 21.3
CIE-LCH 53.276, 37.923, 252.598
CIE-LUV 53.276, -35.411, -54.197
Hunter-Lab 46.152, -11.053, -33.601
Binary 00000011, 10001000, 10111101

Color Schemes with #0388bd

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Alternatives to #0388bd

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#0388bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0388bd

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

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, #000b0f is the darkest color, while #fbfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0388bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c6264 is the less saturated color, while #0388bd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0388bd 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
  • #7384b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6585c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a85ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4186c1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #018ea8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population