#005ae0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #005ae0 is composed of 0% red, 35.3% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 59.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 215.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.9%. #005ae0 color hex could be obtained by blending #00b4ff with #0000c1. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 35
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#005ae0 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#005ae0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #005ae0 has RGB values of R:0, G:90, B:224 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 23264.

Hex triplet 005ae0 #005ae0
RGB Decimal 0, 90, 224 rgb(0,90,224)
RGB Percent 0, 35.3, 87.8 rgb(0%,35.3%,87.8%)
CMYK 100, 60, 0, 12
HSL 215.9°, 100, 43.9 hsl(215.9,100%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.9°, 100, 87.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 42.296, 31.029, -73.784
XYZ 17.108, 12.693, 72.065
xyY 0.168, 0.125, 12.693
CIE-LCH 42.296, 80.043, 292.809
CIE-LUV 42.296, -19.975, -109.268
Hunter-Lab 35.627, 23.368, -94.992
Binary 00000000, 01011010, 11100000

Color Schemes with #005ae0

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Alternatives to #005ae0

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#005ae0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #005ae0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#005ae0;}
.background {background-color:#005ae0;}
.border {border:1px solid #005ae0;}

Shades and Tints of #005ae0

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, #000308 is the darkest color, while #f4f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #005ae0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676e79 is the less saturated color, while #005ae0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #005ae0 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3e506b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0068cc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006eb2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00767c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0063d3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0067c2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #006ca0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population