#009cad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #009cad is composed of 0% red, 61.2% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 9.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 185.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.9%. #009cad color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #00395b. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 0
    • G 61
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#009cad color description : Dark cyan.

#009cad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #009cad has RGB values of R:0, G:156, B:173 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 40109.

Hex triplet 009cad #009cad
RGB Decimal 0, 156, 173 rgb(0,156,173)
RGB Percent 0, 61.2, 67.8 rgb(0%,61.2%,67.8%)
CMYK 100, 10, 0, 32
HSL 185.9°, 100, 33.9 hsl(185.9,100%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.9°, 100, 67.8
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 58.781, -27.795, -18.571
XYZ 19.429, 26.792, 43.68
xyY 0.216, 0.298, 26.792
CIE-LCH 58.781, 33.429, 213.748
CIE-LUV 58.781, -43.663, -24.29
Hunter-Lab 51.761, -23.58, -13.801
Binary 00000000, 10011100, 10101101

Color Schemes with #009cad

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Alternatives to #009cad

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#009cad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #009cad

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#009cad background color

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#009cad border color

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

Shades and Tints of #009cad

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, #000e10 is the darkest color, while #fbffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #009cad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #505c5d is the less saturated color, while #009cad is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #009cad 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
  • #59787b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f92a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8c90b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b95a9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5994b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #009fad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population