#224ab8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #224ab8 is composed of 13.3% red, 29% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.5% cyan, 59.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 224 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 42.7%. #224ab8 color hex could be obtained by blending #4494ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 13
    • G 29
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 82
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#224ab8 color description : Strong blue.

#224ab8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #224ab8 has RGB values of R:34, G:74, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.82, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 2247352.

Hex triplet 224ab8 #224ab8
RGB Decimal 34, 74, 184 rgb(34,74,184)
RGB Percent 13.3, 29, 72.2 rgb(13.3%,29%,72.2%)
CMYK 82, 60, 0, 28
HSL 224°, 68.8, 42.7 hsl(224,68.8%,42.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 224°, 81.5, 72.2
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 35.395, 27.607, -61.896
XYZ 11.758, 8.697, 46.404
xyY 0.176, 0.13, 8.697
CIE-LCH 35.395, 67.774, 294.038
CIE-LUV 35.395, -14.134, -87.517
Hunter-Lab 29.491, 19.559, -72.647
Binary 00100010, 01001010, 10111000

Color Schemes with #224ab8

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Alternatives to #224ab8

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#224ab8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #224ab8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#224ab8;}
.background {background-color:#224ab8;}
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Shades and Tints of #224ab8

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #f0f4fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #224ab8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656975 is the less saturated color, while #003ada is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #224ab8 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.

  • #4b4b4b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #434b61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0059ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005e98 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00656a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0c53b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0c57a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c5b86 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population