#3498b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3498b0 is composed of 20.4% red, 59.6% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70.5% cyan, 13.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 191.6 degrees, a saturation of 54.4% and a lightness of 44.7%. #3498b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #68ffff with #003161. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 20
    • G 60
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#3498b0 color description : Dark cyan.

#3498b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3498b0 has RGB values of R:52, G:152, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 3446960.

Hex triplet 3498b0 #3498b0
RGB Decimal 52, 152, 176 rgb(52,152,176)
RGB Percent 20.4, 59.6, 69 rgb(20.4%,59.6%,69%)
CMYK 70, 14, 0, 31
HSL 191.6°, 54.4, 44.7 hsl(191.6,54.4%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.6°, 70.5, 69
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 58.339, -20.677, -20.885
XYZ 20.479, 26.319, 45.073
xyY 0.223, 0.286, 26.319
CIE-LCH 58.339, 29.389, 225.286
CIE-LUV 58.339, -37.189, -28.848
Hunter-Lab 51.302, -18.526, -16.179
Binary 00110100, 10011000, 10110000

Color Schemes with #3498b0

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Alternatives to #3498b0

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#3498b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3498b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3498b0;}
.background {background-color:#3498b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #3498b0;}

Shades and Tints of #3498b0

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, #030809 is the darkest color, while #f9fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3498b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717273 is the less saturated color, while #08b3dc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3498b0 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e8287 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c91ac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #898fb9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #369faa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c93ad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a92b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #359cac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population