#388bd6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #388bd6 is composed of 22% red, 54.5% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.8% cyan, 35% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 208.5 degrees, a saturation of 65.8% and a lightness of 52.9%. #388bd6 color hex could be obtained by blending #70ffff with #0017ad. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 22
    • G 55
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#388bd6 color description : Moderate blue.

#388bd6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #388bd6 has RGB values of R:56, G:139, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 3705814.

Hex triplet 388bd6 #388bd6
RGB Decimal 56, 139, 214 rgb(56,139,214)
RGB Percent 22, 54.5, 83.9 rgb(22%,54.5%,83.9%)
CMYK 74, 35, 0, 16
HSL 208.5°, 65.8, 52.9 hsl(208.5,65.8%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.5°, 73.8, 83.9
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 56.247, 0.161, -45.604
XYZ 22.998, 24.159, 67.066
xyY 0.201, 0.212, 24.159
CIE-LCH 56.247, 45.604, 270.202
CIE-LUV 56.247, -29.988, -71.41
Hunter-Lab 49.152, -2.496, -46.492
Binary 00111000, 10001011, 11010110

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Alternatives to #388bd6

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#388bd6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #388bd6

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #388bd6

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, #03080c is the darkest color, while #fbfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #388bd6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #82878c is the less saturated color, while #138dfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #388bd6 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e7e8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #708ad3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5b8dd9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b8ad4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e8cd8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1495b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population