#009bcd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #009bcd is composed of 0% red, 60.8% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 24.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 194.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40.2%. #009bcd color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #00379b. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 61
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#009bcd color description : Strong cyan.

#009bcd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #009bcd has RGB values of R:0, G:155, B:205 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 39885.

Hex triplet 009bcd #009bcd
RGB Decimal 0, 155, 205 rgb(0,155,205)
RGB Percent 0, 60.8, 80.4 rgb(0%,60.8%,80.4%)
CMYK 100, 24, 0, 20
HSL 194.6°, 100, 40.2 hsl(194.6,100%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.6°, 100, 80.4
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 59.751, -16.125, -35.103
XYZ 22.738, 27.848, 61.931
xyY 0.202, 0.248, 27.848
CIE-LCH 59.751, 38.63, 245.328
CIE-LUV 59.751, -40.865, -52.917
Hunter-Lab 52.771, -15.439, -32.641
Binary 00000000, 10011011, 11001101

Color Schemes with #009bcd

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Alternatives to #009bcd

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#009bcd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #009bcd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#009bcd;}
.background {background-color:#009bcd;}
.border {border:1px solid #009bcd;}

Shades and Tints of #009bcd

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, #000709 is the darkest color, while #f4fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #009bcd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f6b6e is the less saturated color, while #009bcd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #009bcd 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.

  • #727272 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b7a84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8593c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7994d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a4af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5596c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4d97d1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00a0ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population