#008ae9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008ae9 is composed of 0% red, 54.1% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 40.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 204.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.7%. #008ae9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0015d3. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 54
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#008ae9 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#008ae9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008ae9 has RGB values of R:0, G:138, B:233 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 35561.

Hex triplet 008ae9 #008ae9
RGB Decimal 0, 138, 233 rgb(0,138,233)
RGB Percent 0, 54.1, 91.4 rgb(0%,54.1%,91.4%)
CMYK 100, 41, 0, 9
HSL 204.5°, 100, 45.7 hsl(204.5,100%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.5°, 100, 91.4
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 56.146, 4.145, -56.439
XYZ 23.793, 24.058, 80.476
xyY 0.185, 0.187, 24.058
CIE-LCH 56.146, 56.591, 274.201
CIE-LUV 56.146, -33.451, -89.416
Hunter-Lab 49.049, 0.753, -62.945
Binary 00000000, 10001010, 11101001

Color Schemes with #008ae9

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Alternatives to #008ae9

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#008ae9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008ae9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008ae9;}
.background {background-color:#008ae9;}
.border {border:1px solid #008ae9;}

Shades and Tints of #008ae9

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, #000a11 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008ae9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c767d is the less saturated color, while #008ae9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008ae9 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #567285 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6189e4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2f8eea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009aa4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e89e6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1d8dea Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0094bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population