#185b9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #185b9e is composed of 9.4% red, 35.7% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.8% cyan, 42.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 73.6% and a lightness of 35.7%. #185b9e color hex could be obtained by blending #30b6ff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 9
    • G 36
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#185b9e color description : Dark blue.

#185b9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #185b9e has RGB values of R:24, G:91, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1596318.

Hex triplet 185b9e #185b9e
RGB Decimal 24, 91, 158 rgb(24,91,158)
RGB Percent 9.4, 35.7, 62 rgb(9.4%,35.7%,62%)
CMYK 85, 42, 0, 38
HSL 210°, 73.6, 35.7 hsl(210,73.6%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 84.8, 62
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 38.1, 5.098, -42.093
XYZ 10.288, 10.144, 33.762
xyY 0.19, 0.187, 10.144
CIE-LCH 38.1, 42.401, 276.905
CIE-LUV 38.1, -20.706, -60.509
Hunter-Lab 31.85, 1.921, -40.554
Binary 00011000, 01011011, 10011110

Color Schemes with #185b9e

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#185b9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #185b9e

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Shades and Tints of #185b9e

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, #010305 is the darkest color, while #f3f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #185b9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575b5f is the less saturated color, while #035bb3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #185b9e 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #44515f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4360a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2463a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006b72 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #335e9f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1f60a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #086582 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population