#008ae2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008ae2 is composed of 0% red, 54.1% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 38.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 203.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.3%. #008ae2 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0015c5. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 54
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#008ae2 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#008ae2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008ae2 has RGB values of R:0, G:138, B:226 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 35554.

Hex triplet 008ae2 #008ae2
RGB Decimal 0, 138, 226 rgb(0,138,226)
RGB Percent 0, 54.1, 88.6 rgb(0%,54.1%,88.6%)
CMYK 100, 39, 0, 11
HSL 203.4°, 100, 44.3 hsl(203.4,100%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.4°, 100, 88.6
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 55.752, 1.455, -53.165
XYZ 22.813, 23.666, 75.313
xyY 0.187, 0.194, 23.666
CIE-LCH 55.752, 53.185, 271.568
CIE-LUV 55.752, -33.845, -83.745
Hunter-Lab 48.647, -1.428, -57.736
Binary 00000000, 10001010, 11100010

Color Schemes with #008ae2

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Alternatives to #008ae2

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#008ae2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008ae2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008ae2;}
.background {background-color:#008ae2;}
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Shades and Tints of #008ae2

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, #00060a is the darkest color, while #f6fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008ae2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #68737a is the less saturated color, while #008ae2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008ae2 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
  • #567183 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6589dd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e8de4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0099a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4089df Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #278ce3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0093b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population