#538ad9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #538ad9 is composed of 32.5% red, 54.1% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.8% cyan, 36.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 215.4 degrees, a saturation of 63.8% and a lightness of 58.8%. #538ad9 color hex could be obtained by blending #a6ffff with #0015b3. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 33
    • G 54
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#538ad9 color description : Soft blue.

#538ad9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #538ad9 has RGB values of R:83, G:138, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 5475033.

Hex triplet 538ad9 #538ad9
RGB Decimal 83, 138, 217 rgb(83,138,217)
RGB Percent 32.5, 54.1, 85.1 rgb(32.5%,54.1%,85.1%)
CMYK 62, 36, 0, 15
HSL 215.4°, 63.8, 58.8 hsl(215.4,63.8%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.4°, 61.8, 85.1
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 57.099, 6.033, -45.876
XYZ 25.177, 25.024, 69.145
xyY 0.211, 0.21, 25.024
CIE-LCH 57.099, 46.271, 277.492
CIE-LUV 57.099, -23.896, -72.668
Hunter-Lab 50.024, 2.297, -46.936
Binary 01010011, 10001010, 11011001

Color Schemes with #538ad9

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Alternatives to #538ad9

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#538ad9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #538ad9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#538ad9;}
.background {background-color:#538ad9;}
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Shades and Tints of #538ad9

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, #010305 is the darkest color, while #f4f7fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #538ad9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949698 is the less saturated color, while #3384f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #538ad9 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.

  • #838383 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #798494 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #708cd8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f8fdb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #399ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #658bd8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a8dda Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4295b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population