#3838c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3838c5 is composed of 22% red, 22% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.6% cyan, 71.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 55.7% and a lightness of 49.6%. #3838c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #7070ff with #00008b. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 22
    • G 22
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#3838c5 color description : Moderate blue.

#3838c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3838c5 has RGB values of R:56, G:56, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 3684549.

Hex triplet 3838c5 #3838c5
RGB Decimal 56, 56, 197 rgb(56,56,197)
RGB Percent 22, 22, 77.3 rgb(22%,22%,77.3%)
CMYK 72, 72, 0, 23
HSL 240°, 55.7, 49.6 hsl(240,55.7%,49.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 71.6, 77.3
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 33.349, 45.701, -72.848
XYZ 13.121, 7.7, 53.615
xyY 0.176, 0.103, 7.7
CIE-LCH 33.349, 85.996, 302.102
CIE-LUV 33.349, -7.163, -99.254
Hunter-Lab 27.748, 35.847, -95.137
Binary 00111000, 00111000, 11000101

Color Schemes with #3838c5

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Alternatives to #3838c5

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#3838c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3838c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3838c5;}
.background {background-color:#3838c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #3838c5;}

Shades and Tints of #3838c5

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, #04040e is the darkest color, while #fdfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3838c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c7c81 is the less saturated color, while #0707f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3838c5 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #454561 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0055a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005a8f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006065 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #144ab1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #144da3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #145188 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population