#538ab3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #538ab3 is composed of 32.5% red, 54.1% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.6% cyan, 22.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 205.6 degrees, a saturation of 38.7% and a lightness of 51.4%. #538ab3 color hex could be obtained by blending #a6ffff with #001567. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 33
    • G 54
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 30
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#538ab3 color description : Moderate blue.

#538ab3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #538ab3 has RGB values of R:83, G:138, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 5474995.

Hex triplet 538ab3 #538ab3
RGB Decimal 83, 138, 179 rgb(83,138,179)
RGB Percent 32.5, 54.1, 70.2 rgb(32.5%,54.1%,70.2%)
CMYK 54, 23, 0, 30
HSL 205.6°, 38.7, 51.4 hsl(205.6,38.7%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.6°, 53.6, 70.2
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 55.349, -6.275, -27.1
XYZ 20.79, 23.269, 46.041
xyY 0.231, 0.258, 23.269
CIE-LCH 55.349, 27.817, 256.963
CIE-LUV 55.349, -24.551, -40.328
Hunter-Lab 48.238, -7.485, -22.823
Binary 01010011, 10001010, 10110011

Color Schemes with #538ab3

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Alternatives to #538ab3

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#538ab3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #538ab3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#538ab3;}
.background {background-color:#538ab3;}
.border {border:1px solid #538ab3;}

Shades and Tints of #538ab3

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, #020405 is the darkest color, while #f6f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #538ab3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838383 is the less saturated color, while #1094f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #538ab3 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.

  • #7e7e7e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #758089 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e89b2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b89b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51949f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e89b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6c89b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5190a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population