#008bbf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008bbf is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 27.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 196.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 37.5%. #008bbf color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #00177f. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#008bbf color description : Strong blue.

#008bbf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008bbf has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:191 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 35775.

Hex triplet 008bbf #008bbf
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 191 rgb(0,139,191)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 74.9 rgb(0%,54.5%,74.9%)
CMYK 100, 27, 0, 25
HSL 196.3°, 100, 37.5 hsl(196.3,100%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.3°, 100, 74.9
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 54.265, -12.401, -35.778
XYZ 18.634, 22.225, 52.595
xyY 0.199, 0.238, 22.225
CIE-LCH 54.265, 37.867, 250.883
CIE-LUV 54.265, -36.422, -53.594
Hunter-Lab 47.143, -11.946, -33.146
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 10111111

Color Schemes with #008bbf

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Alternatives to #008bbf

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#008bbf Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008bbf;}
.background {background-color:#008bbf;}
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Shades and Tints of #008bbf

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, #000b0e is the darkest color, while #fafeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008bbf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #586367 is the less saturated color, while #008bbf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008bbf 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.

  • #676767 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #526e79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7686ba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6887c6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00959f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b88bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4288c3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0091aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population