#008bef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008bef is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 41.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 205.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.9%. #008bef color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0017df. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

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

#008bef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008bef has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:239 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 35823.

Hex triplet 008bef #008bef
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 239 rgb(0,139,239)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 93.7 rgb(0%,54.5%,93.7%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 6
HSL 205.1°, 100, 46.9 hsl(205.1,100%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.1°, 100, 93.7
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 56.777, 5.847, -58.761
XYZ 24.809, 24.695, 85.116
xyY 0.184, 0.183, 24.695
CIE-LCH 56.777, 59.051, 275.683
CIE-LUV 56.777, -33.44, -93.526
Hunter-Lab 49.694, 2.149, -66.766
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 11101111

Color Schemes with #008bef

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Alternatives to #008bef

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#008bef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008bef

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

Shades and Tints of #008bef

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #eff8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008bef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e7981 is the less saturated color, while #008bef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008bef 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
  • #5f8bea Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1f90f0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009ca5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3c8bec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #138eef Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0096c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population