#228ab4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #228ab4 is composed of 13.3% red, 54.1% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.1% cyan, 23.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 197.3 degrees, a saturation of 68.2% and a lightness of 42%. #228ab4 color hex could be obtained by blending #44ffff with #001569. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 13
    • G 54
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 29
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#228ab4 color description : Strong blue.

#228ab4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #228ab4 has RGB values of R:34, G:138, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2263732.

Hex triplet 228ab4 #228ab4
RGB Decimal 34, 138, 180 rgb(34,138,180)
RGB Percent 13.3, 54.1, 70.6 rgb(13.3%,54.1%,70.6%)
CMYK 81, 23, 0, 29
HSL 197.3°, 68.2, 42 hsl(197.3,68.2%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.3°, 81.1, 70.6
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 53.826, -13.924, -30.158
XYZ 17.984, 21.811, 46.44
xyY 0.209, 0.253, 21.811
CIE-LCH 53.826, 33.218, 245.217
CIE-LUV 53.826, -34.533, -44.19
Hunter-Lab 46.702, -12.991, -26.266
Binary 00100010, 10001010, 10110100

Color Schemes with #228ab4

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Alternatives to #228ab4

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#228ab4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #228ab4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#228ab4;}
.background {background-color:#228ab4;}
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Shades and Tints of #228ab4

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, #030c0f is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #228ab4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646e72 is the less saturated color, while #0198d5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #228ab4 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #60757e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a85b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7186bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00949e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a87b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5487b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c90a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population