#226eb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #226eb9 is composed of 13.3% red, 43.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.6% cyan, 40.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 209.8 degrees, a saturation of 68.9% and a lightness of 42.9%. #226eb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #44dcff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 13
    • G 43
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 82
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#226eb9 color description : Strong blue.

#226eb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #226eb9 has RGB values of R:34, G:110, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.82, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 2256569.

Hex triplet 226eb9 #226eb9
RGB Decimal 34, 110, 185 rgb(34,110,185)
RGB Percent 13.3, 43.1, 72.5 rgb(13.3%,43.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 82, 41, 0, 27
HSL 209.8°, 68.9, 42.9 hsl(209.8,68.9%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.8°, 81.6, 72.5
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 45.625, 4.519, -45.965
XYZ 14.991, 14.993, 48
xyY 0.192, 0.192, 14.993
CIE-LCH 45.625, 46.186, 275.614
CIE-LUV 45.625, -24.701, -69.295
Hunter-Lab 38.721, 1.342, -46.393
Binary 00100010, 01101110, 10111001

Color Schemes with #226eb9

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Alternatives to #226eb9

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#226eb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #226eb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#226eb9;}
.background {background-color:#226eb9;}
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Shades and Tints of #226eb9

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f1f7fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #226eb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656e76 is the less saturated color, while #006edb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #226eb9 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #546372 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5271b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3474bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4170b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2d72bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c7899 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population