#538ec8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #538ec8 is composed of 32.5% red, 55.7% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 58.5% cyan, 29% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 209.7 degrees, a saturation of 51.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #538ec8 color hex could be obtained by blending #a6ffff with #001d91. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 33
    • G 56
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 59
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#538ec8 color description : Moderate blue.

#538ec8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #538ec8 has RGB values of R:83, G:142, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.59, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 5476040.

Hex triplet 538ec8 #538ec8
RGB Decimal 83, 142, 200 rgb(83,142,200)
RGB Percent 32.5, 55.7, 78.4 rgb(32.5%,55.7%,78.4%)
CMYK 59, 29, 0, 22
HSL 209.7°, 51.5, 55.5 hsl(209.7,51.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.7°, 58.5, 78.4
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 57.418, -1.914, -35.81
XYZ 23.663, 25.354, 58.287
xyY 0.221, 0.236, 25.354
CIE-LCH 57.418, 35.861, 266.94
CIE-LUV 57.418, -25.614, -55.328
Hunter-Lab 50.352, -4.23, -33.386
Binary 01010011, 10001110, 11001000

Color Schemes with #538ec8

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Alternatives to #538ec8

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#538ec8 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #538ec8

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, #020406 is the darkest color, while #f6f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #538ec8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #878e94 is the less saturated color, while #1f8efc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #538ec8 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
  • #798591 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c8ec6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #738fcc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #489ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d8ec7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #678ecb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4c96b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population