#006ae9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006ae9 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 54.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 212.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.7%. #006ae9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #0000d3. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#006ae9 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#006ae9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006ae9 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:233 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 27369.

Hex triplet 006ae9 #006ae9
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 233 rgb(0,106,233)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 91.4 rgb(0%,41.6%,91.4%)
CMYK 100, 55, 0, 9
HSL 212.7°, 100, 45.7 hsl(212.7,100%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.7°, 100, 91.4
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 47.222, 24.184, -70.837
XYZ 19.859, 16.189, 79.165
xyY 0.172, 0.141, 16.189
CIE-LCH 47.222, 74.851, 288.85
CIE-LUV 47.222, -23.961, -108.682
Hunter-Lab 40.236, 17.686, -88.488
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 11101001

Color Schemes with #006ae9

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Alternatives to #006ae9

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#006ae9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006ae9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006ae9;}
.background {background-color:#006ae9;}
.border {border:1px solid #006ae9;}

Shades and Tints of #006ae9

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, #000811 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006ae9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c747d is the less saturated color, while #006ae9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006ae9 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475c76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0073e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ac6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0070e5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0074d2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007aac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population