#238cec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #238cec is composed of 13.7% red, 54.9% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.2% cyan, 40.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 208.7 degrees, a saturation of 84.1% and a lightness of 53.1%. #238cec color hex could be obtained by blending #46ffff with #0019d9. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 14
    • G 55
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#238cec color description : Vivid blue.

#238cec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #238cec has RGB values of R:35, G:140, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 2329836.

Hex triplet 238cec #238cec
RGB Decimal 35, 140, 236 rgb(35,140,236)
RGB Percent 13.7, 54.9, 92.5 rgb(13.7%,54.9%,92.5%)
CMYK 85, 41, 0, 7
HSL 208.7°, 84.1, 53.1 hsl(208.7,84.1%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.7°, 85.2, 92.5
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 57.238, 5.564, -56.339
XYZ 25.208, 25.167, 82.881
xyY 0.189, 0.189, 25.167
CIE-LCH 57.238, 56.613, 275.64
CIE-LUV 57.238, -32.025, -89.734
Hunter-Lab 50.167, 1.9, -62.836
Binary 00100011, 10001100, 11101100

Color Schemes with #238cec

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Alternatives to #238cec

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#238cec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #238cec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#238cec;}
.background {background-color:#238cec;}
.border {border:1px solid #238cec;}

Shades and Tints of #238cec

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, #01080f is the darkest color, while #fcfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #238cec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f8890 is the less saturated color, while #118dfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #238cec 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.

  • #787878 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #677c8f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #648ce8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3791ed Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009da7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c8ce9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #308fec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c97c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population