#3b8dbd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b8dbd is composed of 23.1% red, 55.3% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.8% cyan, 25.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 202.2 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 48.6%. #3b8dbd color hex could be obtained by blending #76ffff with #001b7b. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 23
    • G 55
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#3b8dbd color description : Moderate blue.

#3b8dbd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b8dbd has RGB values of R:59, G:141, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 3902909.

Hex triplet 3b8dbd #3b8dbd
RGB Decimal 59, 141, 189 rgb(59,141,189)
RGB Percent 23.1, 55.3, 74.1 rgb(23.1%,55.3%,74.1%)
CMYK 69, 25, 0, 26
HSL 202.2°, 52.4, 48.6 hsl(202.2,52.4%,48.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.2°, 68.8, 74.1
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 55.738, -9.305, -32.269
XYZ 20.512, 23.652, 51.626
xyY 0.214, 0.247, 23.652
CIE-LCH 55.738, 33.584, 253.914
CIE-LUV 55.738, -31.219, -48.421
Hunter-Lab 48.633, -9.825, -28.895
Binary 00111011, 10001101, 10111101

Color Schemes with #3b8dbd

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Alternatives to #3b8dbd

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#3b8dbd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b8dbd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b8dbd;}
.background {background-color:#3b8dbd;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b8dbd;}

Shades and Tints of #3b8dbd

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, #03070a is the darkest color, while #fafcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b8dbd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747e84 is the less saturated color, while #029cf6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b8dbd 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d7e87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c8aba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #738ac3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2c98a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #648bbb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5f8bc1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3194ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population