#008bff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008bff is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 45.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 207.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #008bff color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0017ff. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

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

#008bff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008bff has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:255 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 35839.

Hex triplet 008bff #008bff
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 255 rgb(0,139,255)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 100 rgb(0%,54.5%,100%)
CMYK 100, 45, 0, 0
HSL 207.3°, 100, 50 hsl(207.3,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.3°, 100, 100
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 57.735, 11.988, -66.053
XYZ 27.278, 25.683, 98.122
xyY 0.181, 0.17, 25.683
CIE-LCH 57.735, 67.132, 280.287
CIE-LUV 57.735, -32.635, -106.087
Hunter-Lab 50.678, 7.394, -79.321
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #008bff

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Alternatives to #008bff

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#008bff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008bff

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

Shades and Tints of #008bff

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, #000b14 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008bff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #768089 is the less saturated color, while #008bff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008bff 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #59758c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #528dfb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0093f3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009fa8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #348cfc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0090f7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0097c7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population