#005ae2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #005ae2 is composed of 0% red, 35.3% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 60.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 216.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.3%. #005ae2 color hex could be obtained by blending #00b4ff with #0000c5. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 35
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#005ae2 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#005ae2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #005ae2 has RGB values of R:0, G:90, B:226 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 23266.

Hex triplet 005ae2 #005ae2
RGB Decimal 0, 90, 226 rgb(0,90,226)
RGB Percent 0, 35.3, 88.6 rgb(0%,35.3%,88.6%)
CMYK 100, 60, 0, 11
HSL 216.1°, 100, 44.3 hsl(216.1,100%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.1°, 100, 88.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 42.463, 31.804, -74.648
XYZ 17.381, 12.802, 73.502
xyY 0.168, 0.123, 12.802
CIE-LCH 42.463, 81.141, 293.077
CIE-LUV 42.463, -19.943, -110.591
Hunter-Lab 35.78, 24.096, -96.754
Binary 00000000, 01011010, 11100010

Color Schemes with #005ae2

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Alternatives to #005ae2

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#005ae2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #005ae2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#005ae2;}
.background {background-color:#005ae2;}
.border {border:1px solid #005ae2;}

Shades and Tints of #005ae2

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, #00040a is the darkest color, while #f6f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #005ae2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686f7a is the less saturated color, while #005ae2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #005ae2 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3f516c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0069cd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006fb2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0063d4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0067c3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #006ca1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population