#00008b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00008b (also known as Dark blue) is composed of 0% red, 0% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.3%. #00008b color hex could be obtained by blending #0000ff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #000099.

    • R 0
    • G 0
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#00008b color description : Dark blue.

#00008b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00008b has RGB values of R:0, G:0, B:139 and CMYK values of C:1, M:1, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 139.

Hex triplet 00008b #00008b
RGB Decimal 0, 0, 139 rgb(0,0,139)
RGB Percent 0, 0, 54.5 rgb(0%,0%,54.5%)
CMYK 100, 100, 0, 45
HSL 240°, 100, 27.3 hsl(240,100%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 100, 54.5
Web Safe 000099 #000099
CIE-LAB 14.755, 50.426, -68.684
XYZ 4.659, 1.864, 24.539
xyY 0.15, 0.06, 1.864
CIE-LCH 14.755, 85.208, 306.285
CIE-LUV 14.755, -4.297, -59.548
Hunter-Lab 13.652, 37.03, -97.017
Binary 00000000, 00000000, 10001011

Color Schemes with #00008b

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Alternatives to #00008b

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#00008b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #00008b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00008b;}
.background {background-color:#00008b;}
.border {border:1px solid #00008b;}

Shades and Tints of #00008b

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, #000002 is the darkest color, while #ededff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00008b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #40404b is the less saturated color, while #00008b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00008b 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.

  • #101010 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #0d0d29 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #002f5b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00324e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #003537 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #001e6c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #001f64 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #002155 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population