#0000ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0000ec is composed of 0% red, 0% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #0000ec color hex could be obtained by blending #0000ff with #0000d9. Closest websafe color is: #0000ff.

    • R 0
    • G 0
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#0000ec color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0000ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0000ec has RGB values of R:0, G:0, B:236 and CMYK values of C:1, M:1, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 236.

Hex triplet 0000ec #0000ec
RGB Decimal 0, 0, 236 rgb(0,0,236)
RGB Percent 0, 0, 92.5 rgb(0%,0%,92.5%)
CMYK 100, 100, 0, 7
HSL 240°, 100, 46.3 hsl(240,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe 0000ff #0000ff
CIE-LAB 29.551, 74.685, -101.727
XYZ 15.137, 6.055, 79.723
xyY 0.15, 0.06, 6.055
CIE-LCH 29.551, 126.199, 306.285
CIE-LUV 29.551, -8.606, -119.259
Hunter-Lab 24.607, 66.746, -174.868
Binary 00000000, 00000000, 11101100

Color Schemes with #0000ec

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Alternatives to #0000ec

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#0000ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0000ec

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#0000ec background color

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#0000ec border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0000ec;}
.background {background-color:#0000ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #0000ec;}

Shades and Tints of #0000ec

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #ececff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0000ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6d7f is the less saturated color, while #0000ec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0000ec 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.

  • #1b1b1b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #161645 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004d95 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005180 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00575a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0031b4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0034a7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00378f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population