#00caf0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00caf0 is composed of 0% red, 79.2% green and 94.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 15.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.9% black. It has a hue angle of 189.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 47.1%. #00caf0 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0095e1. Closest websafe color is: #00ccff.

    • R 0
    • G 79
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#00caf0 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) cyan.

#00caf0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00caf0 has RGB values of R:0, G:202, B:240 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 51952.

Hex triplet 00caf0 #00caf0
RGB Decimal 0, 202, 240 rgb(0,202,240)
RGB Percent 0, 79.2, 94.1 rgb(0%,79.2%,94.1%)
CMYK 100, 16, 0, 6
HSL 189.5°, 100, 47.1 hsl(189.5,100%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.5°, 100, 94.1
Web Safe 00ccff #00ccff
CIE-LAB 75.157, -28.349, -30.431
XYZ 36.844, 48.529, 89.858
xyY 0.21, 0.277, 48.529
CIE-LCH 75.157, 41.59, 227.029
CIE-LUV 75.157, -54.086, -45.025
Hunter-Lab 69.662, -27.501, -27.715
Binary 00000000, 11001010, 11110000

Color Schemes with #00caf0

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Alternatives to #00caf0

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#00caf0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #00caf0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00caf0;}
.background {background-color:#00caf0;}
.border {border:1px solid #00caf0;}

Shades and Tints of #00caf0

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, #000405 is the darkest color, while #f0fdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00caf0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f7e81 is the less saturated color, while #00caf0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00caf0 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #759da5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2bae5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aabaf8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00cfdd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #71c0e9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6cc0f5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00cde4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population