#008bee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008bee is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 41.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 205 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.7%. #008bee color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0017dd. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

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

#008bee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008bee has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:238 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 35822.

Hex triplet 008bee #008bee
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 238 rgb(0,139,238)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 93.3 rgb(0%,54.5%,93.3%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 7
HSL 205°, 100, 46.7 hsl(205,100%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 205°, 100, 93.3
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 56.719, 5.463, -58.299
XYZ 24.662, 24.636, 84.34
xyY 0.185, 0.184, 24.636
CIE-LCH 56.719, 58.554, 275.354
CIE-LUV 56.719, -33.493, -92.727
Hunter-Lab 49.635, 1.829, -66.002
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 11101110

Color Schemes with #008bee

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Alternatives to #008bee

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#008bee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008bee

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#008bee background color

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#008bee border color

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

Shades and Tints of #008bee

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #eef8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008bee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e7980 is the less saturated color, while #008bee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008bee 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.

  • #6d6d6d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #577387 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #608be9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2390ef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009ca5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d8beb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #168eee Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0095bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population