#3838ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3838ff is composed of 22% red, 22% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78% cyan, 78% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 61%. #3838ff color hex could be obtained by blending #7070ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #3333ff.

    • R 22
    • G 22
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 78
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#3838ff color description : Light blue.

#3838ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3838ff has RGB values of R:56, G:56, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.78, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 3684607.

Hex triplet 3838ff #3838ff
RGB Decimal 56, 56, 255 rgb(56,56,255)
RGB Percent 22, 22, 100 rgb(22%,22%,100%)
CMYK 78, 78, 0, 0
HSL 240°, 100, 61 hsl(240,100%,61%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 78, 100
Web Safe 3333ff #3333ff
CIE-LAB 39.391, 63.957, -96.006
XYZ 21.091, 10.888, 95.592
xyY 0.165, 0.085, 10.888
CIE-LCH 39.391, 115.358, 303.671
CIE-LUV 39.391, -9.621, -133.331
Hunter-Lab 32.997, 56.354, -148.668
Binary 00111000, 00111000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #3838ff

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Alternatives to #3838ff

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#3838ff Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #3838ff

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, #000011 is the darkest color, while #fcfcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3838ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9494a3 is the less saturated color, while #3838ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3838ff 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a4a72 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0062bf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0068a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006f74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1452d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1456c5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #145ba6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population