#00bbff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00bbff is composed of 0% red, 73.3% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 26.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 196 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #00bbff color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0077ff. Closest websafe color is: #00ccff.

    • R 0
    • G 73
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

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

#00bbff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00bbff has RGB values of R:0, G:187, B:255 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 48127.

Hex triplet 00bbff #00bbff
RGB Decimal 0, 187, 255 rgb(0,187,255)
RGB Percent 0, 73.3, 100 rgb(0%,73.3%,100%)
CMYK 100, 27, 0, 0
HSL 196°, 100, 50 hsl(196,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 196°, 100, 100
Web Safe 00ccff #00ccff
CIE-LAB 71.39, -15.535, -44.359
XYZ 35.816, 42.757, 100.967
xyY 0.199, 0.238, 42.757
CIE-LCH 71.39, 47.001, 250.699
CIE-LUV 71.39, -47.948, -70.254
Hunter-Lab 65.389, -16.66, -45.778
Binary 00000000, 10111011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #00bbff

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Alternatives to #00bbff

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#00bbff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #00bbff

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

Shades and Tints of #00bbff

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, #000e14 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00bbff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #768489 is the less saturated color, while #00bbff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00bbff 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6f95a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cb0f4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8db2ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00c4d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #63b4f8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5ab5ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00c1e2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population