#228ae6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #228ae6 is composed of 13.3% red, 54.1% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.2% cyan, 40% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 208.2 degrees, a saturation of 79.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #228ae6 color hex could be obtained by blending #44ffff with #0015cd. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 13
    • G 54
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 10
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#228ae6 color description : Vivid blue.

#228ae6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #228ae6 has RGB values of R:34, G:138, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 2263782.

Hex triplet 228ae6 #228ae6
RGB Decimal 34, 138, 230 rgb(34,138,230)
RGB Percent 13.3, 54.1, 90.2 rgb(13.3%,54.1%,90.2%)
CMYK 85, 40, 0, 10
HSL 208.2°, 79.7, 51.8 hsl(208.2,79.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.2°, 85.2, 90.2
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 56.315, 4.447, -54.477
XYZ 24.028, 24.228, 78.269
xyY 0.19, 0.191, 24.228
CIE-LCH 56.315, 54.659, 274.666
CIE-LUV 56.315, -31.761, -86.324
Hunter-Lab 49.222, 0.996, -59.822
Binary 00100010, 10001010, 11100110

Color Schemes with #228ae6

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Alternatives to #228ae6

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#228ae6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #228ae6

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #228ae6

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, #010508 is the darkest color, while #f5fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #228ae6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818487 is the less saturated color, while #0f8bf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #228ae6 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.

  • #757575 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #64798c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #648ae2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3c8ee7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009ba4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c8ae3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #328de7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c94bc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population