#838eb3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #838eb3 is composed of 51.4% red, 55.7% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.8% cyan, 20.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 226.3 degrees, a saturation of 24% and a lightness of 60.8%. #838eb3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #071d67. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 51
    • G 56
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#838eb3 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#838eb3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #838eb3 has RGB values of R:131, G:142, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 8621747.

Hex triplet 838eb3 #838eb3
RGB Decimal 131, 142, 179 rgb(131,142,179)
RGB Percent 51.4, 55.7, 70.2 rgb(51.4%,55.7%,70.2%)
CMYK 27, 21, 0, 30
HSL 226.3°, 24, 60.8 hsl(226.3,24%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.3°, 26.8, 70.2
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 59.366, 4.511, -20.679
XYZ 27.168, 27.425, 46.508
xyY 0.269, 0.271, 27.425
CIE-LCH 59.366, 21.165, 282.306
CIE-LUV 59.366, -7.601, -31.912
Hunter-Lab 52.369, 0.956, -15.995
Binary 10000011, 10001110, 10110011

Color Schemes with #838eb3

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Alternatives to #838eb3

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#838eb3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #838eb3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#838eb3;}
.background {background-color:#838eb3;}
.border {border:1px solid #838eb3;}

Shades and Tints of #838eb3

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, #06070a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #838eb3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9a9b9c is the less saturated color, while #3e69f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #838eb3 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8d8f96 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b93b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8f92b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8497a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8891b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8a90b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8394a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population