#006afa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006afa is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 98% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 57.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 2% black. It has a hue angle of 214.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 49%. #006afa color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #0000f5. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 58
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

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

#006afa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006afa has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:250 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.58, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 27386.

Hex triplet 006afa #006afa
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 250 rgb(0,106,250)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 98 rgb(0%,41.6%,98%)
CMYK 100, 58, 0, 2
HSL 214.6°, 100, 49 hsl(214.6,100%,49%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.6°, 100, 98
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 48.521, 30.761, -78.229
XYZ 22.406, 17.208, 92.578
xyY 0.169, 0.13, 17.208
CIE-LCH 48.521, 84.059, 291.466
CIE-LUV 48.521, -23.529, -120.425
Hunter-Lab 41.483, 23.816, -103.281
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 11111010

Color Schemes with #006afa

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Alternatives to #006afa

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#006afa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006afa

This text has a font color of #006afa.

<span style="color:#006afa;">Text here</span>
#006afa background color

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#006afa border color

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

Shades and Tints of #006afa

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, #00060f is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006afa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737c87 is the less saturated color, while #006afa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006afa 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495e7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0076e8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007dca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0072ee Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0076db Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007cb4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population