#38aeff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #38aeff is composed of 22% red, 68.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78% cyan, 31.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 204.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 61%. #38aeff color hex could be obtained by blending #70ffff with #005dff. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 22
    • G 68
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#38aeff color description : Light blue.

#38aeff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #38aeff has RGB values of R:56, G:174, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 3714815.

Hex triplet 38aeff #38aeff
RGB Decimal 56, 174, 255 rgb(56,174,255)
RGB Percent 22, 68.2, 100 rgb(22%,68.2%,100%)
CMYK 78, 32, 0, 0
HSL 204.4°, 100, 61 hsl(204.4,100%,61%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.4°, 78, 100
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 68.263, -5.461, -49.233
XYZ 34.813, 38.33, 100.166
xyY 0.201, 0.221, 38.33
CIE-LCH 68.263, 49.534, 263.67
CIE-LUV 68.263, -39.811, -79.297
Hunter-Lab 61.911, -7.974, -52.587
Binary 00111000, 10101110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #38aeff

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Alternatives to #38aeff

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#38aeff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #38aeff

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #38aeff

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 #38aeff

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #38aeff 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8299a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8da8f7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7aabff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6eaafa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #62acff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #14b6dc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population