#008ae0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008ae0 is composed of 0% red, 54.1% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 38.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 203 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.9%. #008ae0 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0015c1. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 54
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#008ae0 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#008ae0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008ae0 has RGB values of R:0, G:138, B:224 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 35552.

Hex triplet 008ae0 #008ae0
RGB Decimal 0, 138, 224 rgb(0,138,224)
RGB Percent 0, 54.1, 87.8 rgb(0%,54.1%,87.8%)
CMYK 100, 38, 0, 12
HSL 203°, 100, 43.9 hsl(203,100%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 203°, 100, 87.8
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 55.641, 0.688, -52.224
XYZ 22.54, 23.557, 73.876
xyY 0.188, 0.196, 23.557
CIE-LCH 55.641, 52.228, 270.755
CIE-LUV 55.641, -33.961, -82.112
Hunter-Lab 48.535, -2.041, -56.271
Binary 00000000, 10001010, 11100000

Color Schemes with #008ae0

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Alternatives to #008ae0

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#008ae0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008ae0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008ae0;}
.background {background-color:#008ae0;}
.border {border:1px solid #008ae0;}

Shades and Tints of #008ae0

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, #000508 is the darkest color, while #f4fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008ae0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #677279 is the less saturated color, while #008ae0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008ae0 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #567182 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6788db Protanopia 1% of men
  • #428de2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0099a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4189dd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2a8be1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0093b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population