#308cb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #308cb9 is composed of 18.8% red, 54.9% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.1% cyan, 24.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 199.7 degrees, a saturation of 58.8% and a lightness of 45.7%. #308cb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #60ffff with #001973. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 19
    • G 55
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#308cb9 color description : Moderate blue.

#308cb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #308cb9 has RGB values of R:48, G:140, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 3181753.

Hex triplet 308cb9 #308cb9
RGB Decimal 48, 140, 185 rgb(48,140,185)
RGB Percent 18.8, 54.9, 72.5 rgb(18.8%,54.9%,72.5%)
CMYK 74, 24, 0, 27
HSL 199.7°, 58.8, 45.7 hsl(199.7,58.8%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.7°, 74.1, 72.5
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 54.954, -11.691, -31.235
XYZ 19.352, 22.886, 49.294
xyY 0.211, 0.25, 22.886
CIE-LCH 54.954, 33.351, 249.479
CIE-LUV 54.954, -33.017, -46.352
Hunter-Lab 47.839, -11.512, -27.606
Binary 00110000, 10001100, 10111001

Color Schemes with #308cb9

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Alternatives to #308cb9

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#308cb9 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#308cb9;}
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Shades and Tints of #308cb9

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, #040a0e is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #308cb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f767a is the less saturated color, while #039be6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #308cb9 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #687a83 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b88b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7288c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1897a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6089b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a8abd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2193aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population