#38505b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #38505b is composed of 22% red, 31.4% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.5% cyan, 12.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 198.9 degrees, a saturation of 23.8% and a lightness of 28.8%. #38505b color hex could be obtained by blending #70a0b6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 22
    • G 31
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#38505b color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#38505b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #38505b has RGB values of R:56, G:80, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 3690587.

Hex triplet 38505b #38505b
RGB Decimal 56, 80, 91 rgb(56,80,91)
RGB Percent 22, 31.4, 35.7 rgb(22%,31.4%,35.7%)
CMYK 38, 12, 0, 64
HSL 198.9°, 23.8, 28.8 hsl(198.9,23.8%,28.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.9°, 38.5, 35.7
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 32.554, -6.001, -9.367
XYZ 6.387, 7.333, 10.976
xyY 0.259, 0.297, 7.333
CIE-LCH 32.554, 11.124, 237.355
CIE-LUV 32.554, -11.309, -11.139
Hunter-Lab 27.08, -5.286, -5.075
Binary 00111000, 01010000, 01011011

Color Schemes with #38505b

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Alternatives to #38505b

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#38505b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #38505b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#38505b;}
.background {background-color:#38505b;}
.border {border:1px solid #38505b;}

Shades and Tints of #38505b

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, #040506 is the darkest color, while #f9fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #38505b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #494a4a is the less saturated color, while #05638e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #38505b 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
  • #464b4d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #535561 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #555465 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #415960 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #49535e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a5261 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3d565e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population