#229cb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #229cb9 is composed of 13.3% red, 61.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.6% cyan, 15.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 191.5 degrees, a saturation of 68.9% and a lightness of 42.9%. #229cb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #44ffff with #003973. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 13
    • G 61
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 82
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#229cb9 color description : Strong cyan.

#229cb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #229cb9 has RGB values of R:34, G:156, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.82, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 2268345.

Hex triplet 229cb9 #229cb9
RGB Decimal 34, 156, 185 rgb(34,156,185)
RGB Percent 13.3, 61.2, 72.5 rgb(13.3%,61.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 82, 16, 0, 27
HSL 191.5°, 68.9, 42.9 hsl(191.5,68.9%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.5°, 81.6, 72.5
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 59.542, -21.895, -24.163
XYZ 21.303, 27.618, 50.104
xyY 0.215, 0.279, 27.618
CIE-LCH 59.542, 32.607, 227.819
CIE-LUV 59.542, -40.56, -34.125
Hunter-Lab 52.553, -19.61, -19.741
Binary 00100010, 10011100, 10111001

Color Schemes with #229cb9

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Alternatives to #229cb9

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#229cb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #229cb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#229cb9;}
.background {background-color:#229cb9;}
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Shades and Tints of #229cb9

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 #f1fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #229cb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #657276 is the less saturated color, while #00b1db is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #229cb9 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #698287 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d93b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8893c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #14a3af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6696b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6396be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #19a0b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population