#538fb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #538fb8 is composed of 32.5% red, 56.1% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.9% cyan, 22.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 204.4 degrees, a saturation of 41.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #538fb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #a6ffff with #001f71. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 33
    • G 56
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#538fb8 color description : Moderate blue.

#538fb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #538fb8 has RGB values of R:83, G:143, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 5476280.

Hex triplet 538fb8 #538fb8
RGB Decimal 83, 143, 184 rgb(83,143,184)
RGB Percent 32.5, 56.1, 72.2 rgb(32.5%,56.1%,72.2%)
CMYK 55, 22, 0, 28
HSL 204.4°, 41.6, 52.4 hsl(204.4,41.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.4°, 54.9, 72.2
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 57.02, -7.564, -27.366
XYZ 22.039, 24.943, 48.998
xyY 0.23, 0.26, 24.943
CIE-LCH 57.02, 28.392, 254.55
CIE-LUV 57.02, -26.346, -40.807
Hunter-Lab 49.943, -8.631, -23.207
Binary 01010011, 10001111, 10111000

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Alternatives to #538fb8

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#538fb8 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #538fb8

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, #040608 is the darkest color, while #fafbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #538fb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828689 is the less saturated color, while #129bf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #538fb8 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.

  • #828282 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79858d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #838db6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f8dbe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5099a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #718eb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f8dbc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5195ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population