#38494c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #38494c is composed of 22% red, 28.6% green and 29.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.3% cyan, 3.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 70.2% black. It has a hue angle of 189 degrees, a saturation of 15.2% and a lightness of 25.9%. #38494c color hex could be obtained by blending #709298 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 22
    • G 29
    • B 30
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 70
    CMYK color chart

#38494c color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#38494c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #38494c has RGB values of R:56, G:73, B:76 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.7. Its decimal value is 3688780.

Hex triplet 38494c #38494c
RGB Decimal 56, 73, 76 rgb(56,73,76)
RGB Percent 22, 28.6, 29.8 rgb(22%,28.6%,29.8%)
CMYK 26, 4, 0, 70
HSL 189°, 15.2, 25.9 hsl(189,15.2%,25.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 189°, 26.3, 29.8
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 29.732, -5.887, -4
XYZ 5.318, 6.127, 7.74
xyY 0.277, 0.319, 6.127
CIE-LCH 29.732, 7.117, 214.197
CIE-LUV 29.732, -8.212, -4.053
Hunter-Lab 24.754, -4.973, -1.21
Binary 00111000, 01001001, 01001100

Color Schemes with #38494c

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Alternatives to #38494c

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#38494c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #38494c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#38494c;}
.background {background-color:#38494c;}
.border {border:1px solid #38494c;}

Shades and Tints of #38494c

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, #060808 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #38494c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3d4547 is the less saturated color, while #007084 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #38494c 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.

  • #444444 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #424546 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f4f53 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #534d56 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #435257 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #474c50 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #494b52 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3f4e53 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population