#00a8e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00a8e6 is composed of 0% red, 65.9% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 27% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 196.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.1%. #00a8e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0051cd. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 66
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#00a8e6 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#00a8e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00a8e6 has RGB values of R:0, G:168, B:230 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 43238.

Hex triplet 00a8e6 #00a8e6
RGB Decimal 0, 168, 230 rgb(0,168,230)
RGB Percent 0, 65.9, 90.2 rgb(0%,65.9%,90.2%)
CMYK 100, 27, 0, 10
HSL 196.2°, 100, 45.1 hsl(196.2,100%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.2°, 100, 90.2
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 64.736, -14.196, -41.177
XYZ 28.282, 33.716, 79.876
xyY 0.199, 0.238, 33.716
CIE-LCH 64.736, 43.555, 250.978
CIE-LUV 64.736, -43.436, -64.055
Hunter-Lab 58.065, -14.672, -40.915
Binary 00000000, 10101000, 11100110

Color Schemes with #00a8e6

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Alternatives to #00a8e6

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#00a8e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #00a8e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00a8e6;}
.background {background-color:#00a8e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #00a8e6;}

Shades and Tints of #00a8e6

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, #000a0e is the darkest color, while #fafeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00a8e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a777c is the less saturated color, while #00a8e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00a8e6 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #648692 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8da0de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7ca1eb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b1bd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #59a2e1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4fa3e9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00aecc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population