#388bdb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #388bdb is composed of 22% red, 54.5% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.4% cyan, 36.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 209.4 degrees, a saturation of 69.4% and a lightness of 53.9%. #388bdb color hex could be obtained by blending #70ffff with #0017b7. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 22
    • G 55
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#388bdb color description : Bright blue.

#388bdb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #388bdb has RGB values of R:56, G:139, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 3705819.

Hex triplet 388bdb #388bdb
RGB Decimal 56, 139, 219 rgb(56,139,219)
RGB Percent 22, 54.5, 85.9 rgb(22%,54.5%,85.9%)
CMYK 74, 37, 0, 14
HSL 209.4°, 69.4, 53.9 hsl(209.4,69.4%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.4°, 74.4, 85.9
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 56.504, 1.952, -48.001
XYZ 23.647, 24.419, 70.481
xyY 0.199, 0.206, 24.419
CIE-LCH 56.504, 48.04, 272.328
CIE-LUV 56.504, -29.789, -75.579
Hunter-Lab 49.415, -1.059, -49.975
Binary 00111000, 10001011, 11011011

Color Schemes with #388bdb

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Alternatives to #388bdb

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#388bdb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #388bdb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#388bdb;}
.background {background-color:#388bdb;}
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Shades and Tints of #388bdb

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #eff6fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #388bdb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898a8a is the less saturated color, while #1d8bf6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #388bdb 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
  • #6e7e8e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d8bd8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #558edd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a8bd9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a8ddc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1495b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population