#008acd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008acd is composed of 0% red, 54.1% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 32.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 199.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40.2%. #008acd color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #00159b. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 54
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#008acd color description : Strong blue.

#008acd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008acd has RGB values of R:0, G:138, B:205 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 35533.

Hex triplet 008acd #008acd
RGB Decimal 0, 138, 205 rgb(0,138,205)
RGB Percent 0, 54.1, 80.4 rgb(0%,54.1%,80.4%)
CMYK 100, 33, 0, 20
HSL 199.6°, 100, 40.2 hsl(199.6,100%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.6°, 100, 80.4
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 54.64, -6.567, -43.13
XYZ 20.105, 22.583, 61.054
xyY 0.194, 0.218, 22.583
CIE-LCH 54.64, 43.627, 261.342
CIE-LUV 54.64, -35.135, -66.309
Hunter-Lab 47.521, -7.643, -42.908
Binary 00000000, 10001010, 11001101

Color Schemes with #008acd

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Alternatives to #008acd

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#008acd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008acd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008acd;}
.background {background-color:#008acd;}
.border {border:1px solid #008acd;}

Shades and Tints of #008acd

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, #000609 is the darkest color, while #f4fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008acd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f696e is the less saturated color, while #008acd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008acd 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #536f7c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7087c8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a89d2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0096a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4788ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3989d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0092b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population