#38aaff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #38aaff is composed of 22% red, 66.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 205.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 61%. #38aaff color hex could be obtained by blending #70ffff with #0055ff. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 22
    • G 67
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#38aaff color description : Light blue.

#38aaff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #38aaff has RGB values of R:56, G:170, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 3713791.

Hex triplet 38aaff #38aaff
RGB Decimal 56, 170, 255 rgb(56,170,255)
RGB Percent 22, 66.7, 100 rgb(22%,66.7%,100%)
CMYK 78, 33, 0, 0
HSL 205.6°, 100, 61 hsl(205.6,100%,61%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.6°, 78, 100
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 67.132, -3.214, -51.018
XYZ 34.051, 36.807, 99.912
xyY 0.199, 0.216, 36.807
CIE-LCH 67.132, 51.119, 266.395
CIE-LUV 67.132, -38.48, -82.388
Hunter-Lab 60.669, -5.985, -55.173
Binary 00111000, 10101010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #38aaff

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Alternatives to #38aaff

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#38aaff Preview

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Shades and Tints of #38aaff

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, #000a11 is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #38aaff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949da3 is the less saturated color, while #38aaff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #38aaff 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8097a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #88a5f8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #72a8ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6ba7fa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5da9ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #14b3da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population