#218cb4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #218cb4 is composed of 12.9% red, 54.9% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.7% cyan, 22.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 196.3 degrees, a saturation of 69% and a lightness of 41.8%. #218cb4 color hex could be obtained by blending #42ffff with #001969. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 13
    • G 55
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 82
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#218cb4 color description : Strong blue.

#218cb4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #218cb4 has RGB values of R:33, G:140, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.82, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2198708.

Hex triplet 218cb4 #218cb4
RGB Decimal 33, 140, 180 rgb(33,140,180)
RGB Percent 12.9, 54.9, 70.6 rgb(12.9%,54.9%,70.6%)
CMYK 82, 22, 0, 29
HSL 196.3°, 69, 41.8 hsl(196.3,69%,41.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.3°, 81.7, 70.6
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 54.421, -15.128, -29.235
XYZ 18.241, 22.373, 46.535
xyY 0.209, 0.257, 22.373
CIE-LCH 54.421, 32.917, 242.64
CIE-LUV 54.421, -35.352, -42.638
Hunter-Lab 47.3, -13.937, -25.22
Binary 00100001, 10001100, 10110100

Color Schemes with #218cb4

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Alternatives to #218cb4

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#218cb4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #218cb4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#218cb4;}
.background {background-color:#218cb4;}
.border {border:1px solid #218cb4;}

Shades and Tints of #218cb4

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, #030b0e is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #218cb4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636e72 is the less saturated color, while #009bd5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #218cb4 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #61767e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c87b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7487bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0095a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b88b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5589b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c92a7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population