#38497b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #38497b is composed of 22% red, 28.6% green and 48.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.5% cyan, 40.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.8% black. It has a hue angle of 224.8 degrees, a saturation of 37.4% and a lightness of 35.1%. #38497b color hex could be obtained by blending #7092f6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 22
    • G 29
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 52
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#38497b color description : Dark moderate blue.

#38497b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #38497b has RGB values of R:56, G:73, B:123 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 3688827.

Hex triplet 38497b #38497b
RGB Decimal 56, 73, 123 rgb(56,73,123)
RGB Percent 22, 28.6, 48.2 rgb(22%,28.6%,48.2%)
CMYK 54, 41, 0, 52
HSL 224.8°, 37.4, 35.1 hsl(224.8,37.4%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.8°, 54.5, 48.2
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 31.888, 8.88, -30.545
XYZ 7.588, 7.036, 19.696
xyY 0.221, 0.205, 7.036
CIE-LCH 31.888, 31.81, 286.21
CIE-LUV 31.888, -8.951, -41.721
Hunter-Lab 26.525, 4.645, -25.459
Binary 00111000, 01001001, 01111011

Color Schemes with #38497b

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Alternatives to #38497b

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#38497b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #38497b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#38497b;}
.background {background-color:#38497b;}
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Shades and Tints of #38497b

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f3f5fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #38497b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #54575f is the less saturated color, while #012eb2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #38497b 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.

  • #4a4a4a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #464a54 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #405282 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #385481 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #335960 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d4f7f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #38507e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #35536a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population