#229cb4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #229cb4 is composed of 13.3% red, 61.2% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.1% cyan, 13.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 189.9 degrees, a saturation of 68.2% and a lightness of 42%. #229cb4 color hex could be obtained by blending #44ffff with #003969. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 13
    • G 61
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#229cb4 color description : Strong cyan.

#229cb4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #229cb4 has RGB values of R:34, G:156, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2268340.

Hex triplet 229cb4 #229cb4
RGB Decimal 34, 156, 180 rgb(34,156,180)
RGB Percent 13.3, 61.2, 70.6 rgb(13.3%,61.2%,70.6%)
CMYK 81, 13, 0, 29
HSL 189.9°, 68.2, 42 hsl(189.9,68.2%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.9°, 81.1, 70.6
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 59.352, -23.562, -21.631
XYZ 20.784, 27.41, 47.373
xyY 0.217, 0.287, 27.41
CIE-LCH 59.352, 31.986, 222.553
CIE-LUV 59.352, -40.907, -29.783
Hunter-Lab 52.355, -20.759, -17
Binary 00100010, 10011100, 10110100

Color Schemes with #229cb4

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Alternatives to #229cb4

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#229cb4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #229cb4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#229cb4;}
.background {background-color:#229cb4;}
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Shades and Tints of #229cb4

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, #030d0f is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #229cb4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #647072 is the less saturated color, while #01b2d5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #229cb4 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #688186 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e93af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8b92bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1fa2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6796b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6495ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #20a0b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population