#226cd9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #226cd9 is composed of 13.3% red, 42.4% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.3% cyan, 50.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 215.7 degrees, a saturation of 72.9% and a lightness of 49.2%. #226cd9 color hex could be obtained by blending #44d8ff with #0000b3. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 13
    • G 42
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 84
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#226cd9 color description : Bright blue.

#226cd9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #226cd9 has RGB values of R:34, G:108, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.84, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 2256089.

Hex triplet 226cd9 #226cd9
RGB Decimal 34, 108, 217 rgb(34,108,217)
RGB Percent 13.3, 42.4, 85.1 rgb(13.3%,42.4%,85.1%)
CMYK 84, 50, 0, 15
HSL 215.7°, 72.9, 49.2 hsl(215.7,72.9%,49.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.7°, 84.3, 85.1
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 47.071, 18.139, -62.016
XYZ 18.544, 16.073, 67.767
xyY 0.181, 0.157, 16.073
CIE-LCH 47.071, 64.614, 286.303
CIE-LUV 47.071, -23.017, -95.372
Hunter-Lab 40.092, 12.402, -72.154
Binary 00100010, 01101100, 11011001

Color Schemes with #226cd9

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Alternatives to #226cd9

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#226cd9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #226cd9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#226cd9;}
.background {background-color:#226cd9;}
.border {border:1px solid #226cd9;}

Shades and Tints of #226cd9

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, #02070e is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #226cd9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #797d82 is the less saturated color, while #0566f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #226cd9 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.

  • #626262 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #55647a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e73da Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0079c7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2970da Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0c74cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c7aa7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population