#005bb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #005bb9 is composed of 0% red, 35.7% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 50.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 210.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #005bb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00b6ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 36
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#005bb9 color description : Strong blue.

#005bb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #005bb9 has RGB values of R:0, G:91, B:185 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 23481.

Hex triplet 005bb9 #005bb9
RGB Decimal 0, 91, 185 rgb(0,91,185)
RGB Percent 0, 35.7, 72.5 rgb(0%,35.7%,72.5%)
CMYK 100, 51, 0, 27
HSL 210.5°, 100, 36.3 hsl(210.5,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.5°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 39.553, 14.789, -55.752
XYZ 12.496, 10.984, 47.358
xyY 0.176, 0.155, 10.984
CIE-LCH 39.553, 57.68, 284.857
CIE-LUV 39.553, -21.241, -81.636
Hunter-Lab 33.142, 9.305, -61.523
Binary 00000000, 01011011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #005bb9

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Alternatives to #005bb9

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#005bb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #005bb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#005bb9;}
.background {background-color:#005bb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #005bb9;}

Shades and Tints of #005bb9

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, #000408 is the darkest color, while #f4f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #005bb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555c64 is the less saturated color, while #005bb9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #005bb9 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.

  • #4b4b4b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3c4e61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2562bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0067a9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006f75 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #175fba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0063af Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00688e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population