#006ae8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006ae8 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 54.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 212.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.5%. #006ae8 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #0000d1. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 54
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#006ae8 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#006ae8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006ae8 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:232 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.54, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 27368.

Hex triplet 006ae8 #006ae8
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 232 rgb(0,106,232)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 91 rgb(0%,41.6%,91%)
CMYK 100, 54, 0, 9
HSL 212.6°, 100, 45.5 hsl(212.6,100%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.6°, 100, 91
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 47.148, 23.793, -70.395
XYZ 19.716, 16.132, 78.414
xyY 0.173, 0.141, 16.132
CIE-LCH 47.148, 74.307, 288.675
CIE-LUV 47.148, -23.99, -107.977
Hunter-Lab 40.165, 17.333, -87.635
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 11101000

Color Schemes with #006ae8

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Alternatives to #006ae8

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#006ae8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006ae8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006ae8;}
.background {background-color:#006ae8;}
.border {border:1px solid #006ae8;}

Shades and Tints of #006ae8

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, #000710 is the darkest color, while #fcfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006ae8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b737d is the less saturated color, while #006ae8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006ae8 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475c76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0073e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ac6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0070e4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0074d2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0079ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population