#228ad4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #228ad4 is composed of 13.3% red, 54.1% green and 83.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84% cyan, 34.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 204.9 degrees, a saturation of 72.4% and a lightness of 48.2%. #228ad4 color hex could be obtained by blending #44ffff with #0015a9. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 13
    • G 54
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 84
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#228ad4 color description : Strong blue.

#228ad4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #228ad4 has RGB values of R:34, G:138, B:212 and CMYK values of C:0.84, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 2263764.

Hex triplet 228ad4 #228ad4
RGB Decimal 34, 138, 212 rgb(34,138,212)
RGB Percent 13.3, 54.1, 83.1 rgb(13.3%,54.1%,83.1%)
CMYK 84, 35, 0, 17
HSL 204.9°, 72.4, 48.2 hsl(204.9,72.4%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.9°, 84, 83.1
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 55.348, -2.275, -45.935
XYZ 21.629, 23.269, 65.635
xyY 0.196, 0.211, 23.269
CIE-LCH 55.348, 45.992, 267.165
CIE-LUV 55.348, -32.671, -71.492
Hunter-Lab 48.238, -4.379, -46.908
Binary 00100010, 10001010, 11010100

Color Schemes with #228ad4

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Alternatives to #228ad4

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#228ad4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #228ad4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#228ad4;}
.background {background-color:#228ad4;}
.border {border:1px solid #228ad4;}

Shades and Tints of #228ad4

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, #010609 is the darkest color, while #f7fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #228ad4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777c7f is the less saturated color, while #068ff0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #228ad4 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #637886 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e88d0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #568bd8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0098a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5289d1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #438ad6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c93b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population