#006af9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006af9 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 97.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 57.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 214.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 48.8%. #006af9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #0000f3. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 57
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#006af9 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#006af9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006af9 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:249 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.57, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 27385.

Hex triplet 006af9 #006af9
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 249 rgb(0,106,249)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 97.6 rgb(0%,41.6%,97.6%)
CMYK 100, 57, 0, 2
HSL 214.5°, 100, 48.8 hsl(214.5,100%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.5°, 100, 97.6
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 48.443, 30.378, -77.8
XYZ 22.249, 17.146, 91.754
xyY 0.17, 0.131, 17.146
CIE-LCH 48.443, 83.52, 291.329
CIE-LUV 48.443, -23.551, -119.747
Hunter-Lab 41.407, 23.45, -102.395
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 11111001

Color Schemes with #006af9

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Alternatives to #006af9

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#006af9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006af9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006af9;}
.background {background-color:#006af9;}
.border {border:1px solid #006af9;}

Shades and Tints of #006af9

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, #00060e is the darkest color, while #f9fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006af9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737b86 is the less saturated color, while #006af9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006af9 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495e7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0076e8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007dca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0072ee Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0076db Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007cb4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population