#238bb1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #238bb1 is composed of 13.7% red, 54.5% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.2% cyan, 21.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 196.1 degrees, a saturation of 67% and a lightness of 41.6%. #238bb1 color hex could be obtained by blending #46ffff with #001763. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 14
    • G 55
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 31
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#238bb1 color description : Dark blue.

#238bb1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #238bb1 has RGB values of R:35, G:139, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 2329521.

Hex triplet 238bb1 #238bb1
RGB Decimal 35, 139, 177 rgb(35,139,177)
RGB Percent 13.7, 54.5, 69.4 rgb(13.7%,54.5%,69.4%)
CMYK 80, 21, 0, 31
HSL 196.1°, 67, 41.6 hsl(196.1,67%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.1°, 80.2, 69.4
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 54.022, -15.436, -28.134
XYZ 17.859, 21.995, 44.897
xyY 0.211, 0.26, 21.995
CIE-LCH 54.022, 32.09, 241.248
CIE-LUV 54.022, -34.957, -40.763
Hunter-Lab 46.899, -14.099, -23.929
Binary 00100011, 10001011, 10110001

Color Schemes with #238bb1

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Alternatives to #238bb1

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#238bb1 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#238bb1;}
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Shades and Tints of #238bb1

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, #030a0d is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #238bb1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646d70 is the less saturated color, while #029ad2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #238bb1 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #61757d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c86ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7486b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00949f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b87ae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5688b6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c91a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population