#226e8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #226e8b is composed of 13.3% red, 43.1% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.5% cyan, 20.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 196.6 degrees, a saturation of 60.7% and a lightness of 33.9%. #226e8b color hex could be obtained by blending #44dcff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 13
    • G 43
    • B 55
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    • C 76
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#226e8b color description : Dark blue.

#226e8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #226e8b has RGB values of R:34, G:110, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 2256523.

Hex triplet 226e8b #226e8b
RGB Decimal 34, 110, 139 rgb(34,110,139)
RGB Percent 13.3, 43.1, 54.5 rgb(13.3%,43.1%,54.5%)
CMYK 76, 21, 0, 45
HSL 196.6°, 60.7, 33.9 hsl(196.6,60.7%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.6°, 75.5, 54.5
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 43.293, -12.694, -22.527
XYZ 10.895, 13.355, 26.428
xyY 0.215, 0.264, 13.355
CIE-LCH 43.293, 25.858, 240.599
CIE-LUV 43.293, -26.92, -30.724
Hunter-Lab 36.545, -10.739, -17.296
Binary 00100010, 01101110, 10001011

Color Schemes with #226e8b

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Alternatives to #226e8b

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#226e8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #226e8b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#226e8b;}
.background {background-color:#226e8b;}
.border {border:1px solid #226e8b;}

Shades and Tints of #226e8b

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, #030a0d is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #226e8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51595c is the less saturated color, while #017dac is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #226e8b 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #505f65 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #656d8b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #606d94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1c7881 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d6d8b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #496d90 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1e7484 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population