#235e8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #235e8b is composed of 13.7% red, 36.9% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.8% cyan, 32.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 206 degrees, a saturation of 59.8% and a lightness of 34.1%. #235e8b color hex could be obtained by blending #46bcff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 14
    • G 37
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#235e8b color description : Dark blue.

#235e8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #235e8b has RGB values of R:35, G:94, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 2317963.

Hex triplet 235e8b #235e8b
RGB Decimal 35, 94, 139 rgb(35,94,139)
RGB Percent 13.7, 36.9, 54.5 rgb(13.7%,36.9%,54.5%)
CMYK 75, 32, 0, 45
HSL 206°, 59.8, 34.1 hsl(206,59.8%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 206°, 74.8, 54.5
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 38.245, -2.961, -30.403
XYZ 9.355, 10.226, 25.905
xyY 0.206, 0.225, 10.226
CIE-LCH 38.245, 30.547, 264.437
CIE-LUV 38.245, -20.993, -42.557
Hunter-Lab 31.978, -3.743, -25.646
Binary 00100011, 01011110, 10001011

Color Schemes with #235e8b

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Alternatives to #235e8b

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#235e8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #235e8b

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Shades and Tints of #235e8b

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, #03090e is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #235e8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #52585c is the less saturated color, while #0263ac is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #235e8b 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #48545d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #52618d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #476292 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006c74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #41608c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3a608f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c677c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population