#006ae3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006ae3 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 53.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 212 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.5%. #006ae3 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #0000c7. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 53
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#006ae3 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#006ae3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006ae3 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:227 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.53, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 27363.

Hex triplet 006ae3 #006ae3
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 227 rgb(0,106,227)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 89 rgb(0%,41.6%,89%)
CMYK 100, 53, 0, 11
HSL 212°, 100, 44.5 hsl(212,100%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 212°, 100, 89
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.78, 21.832, -68.173
XYZ 19.016, 15.852, 74.726
xyY 0.174, 0.145, 15.852
CIE-LCH 46.78, 71.583, 287.757
CIE-LUV 46.78, -24.141, -104.424
Hunter-Lab 39.815, 15.577, -83.407
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 11100011

Color Schemes with #006ae3

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Alternatives to #006ae3

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#006ae3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006ae3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006ae3;}
.background {background-color:#006ae3;}
.border {border:1px solid #006ae3;}

Shades and Tints of #006ae3

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, #00050b is the darkest color, while #f7fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006ae3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #69717a is the less saturated color, while #006ae3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006ae3 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #465c74 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0072e1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0079c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008289 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #006fe1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0073cf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0079a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population