#238db5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #238db5 is composed of 13.7% red, 55.3% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.7% cyan, 22.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 196.4 degrees, a saturation of 67.6% and a lightness of 42.4%. #238db5 color hex could be obtained by blending #46ffff with #001b6b. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 14
    • G 55
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#238db5 color description : Strong blue.

#238db5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #238db5 has RGB values of R:35, G:141, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2330037.

Hex triplet 238db5 #238db5
RGB Decimal 35, 141, 181 rgb(35,141,181)
RGB Percent 13.7, 55.3, 71 rgb(13.7%,55.3%,71%)
CMYK 81, 22, 0, 29
HSL 196.4°, 67.6, 42.4 hsl(196.4,67.6%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.4°, 80.7, 71
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 54.805, -15.135, -29.207
XYZ 18.556, 22.742, 47.125
xyY 0.21, 0.257, 22.742
CIE-LCH 54.805, 32.895, 242.607
CIE-LUV 54.805, -35.411, -42.641
Hunter-Lab 47.688, -13.997, -25.208
Binary 00100011, 10001101, 10110101

Color Schemes with #238db5

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Alternatives to #238db5

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#238db5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #238db5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#238db5;}
.background {background-color:#238db5;}
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Shades and Tints of #238db5

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #eff8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #238db5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656f73 is the less saturated color, while #029cd6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #238db5 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.

  • #727272 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #62777f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d88b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7588bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0096a1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c89b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #578aba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c93a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population