#008aed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008aed is composed of 0% red, 54.1% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 41.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 205.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.5%. #008aed color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0015db. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 54
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

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

#008aed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008aed has RGB values of R:0, G:138, B:237 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 35565.

Hex triplet 008aed #008aed
RGB Decimal 0, 138, 237 rgb(0,138,237)
RGB Percent 0, 54.1, 92.9 rgb(0%,54.1%,92.9%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 7
HSL 205.1°, 100, 46.5 hsl(205.1,100%,46.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.1°, 100, 92.9
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 56.376, 5.684, -58.293
XYZ 24.371, 24.289, 83.52
xyY 0.184, 0.184, 24.289
CIE-LCH 56.376, 58.57, 275.569
CIE-LUV 56.376, -33.234, -92.622
Hunter-Lab 49.284, 2.021, -65.978
Binary 00000000, 10001010, 11101101

Color Schemes with #008aed

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Alternatives to #008aed

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#008aed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008aed

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

Shades and Tints of #008aed

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #edf7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008aed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d7880 is the less saturated color, while #008aed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008aed 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
  • #567286 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f8ae9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #208fee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009ba4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3c8aea Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #148ded Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0095be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population