#008aef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008aef is composed of 0% red, 54.1% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 42.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 205.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.9%. #008aef color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0015df. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 54
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

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

#008aef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008aef has RGB values of R:0, G:138, B:239 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 35567.

Hex triplet 008aef #008aef
RGB Decimal 0, 138, 239 rgb(0,138,239)
RGB Percent 0, 54.1, 93.7 rgb(0%,54.1%,93.7%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 6
HSL 205.4°, 100, 46.9 hsl(205.4,100%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.4°, 100, 93.7
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 56.493, 6.453, -59.216
XYZ 24.665, 24.407, 85.068
xyY 0.184, 0.182, 24.407
CIE-LCH 56.493, 59.567, 276.219
CIE-LUV 56.493, -33.128, -94.216
Hunter-Lab 49.403, 2.662, -67.51
Binary 00000000, 10001010, 11101111

Color Schemes with #008aef

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Alternatives to #008aef

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#008aef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008aef

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

Shades and Tints of #008aef

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #eff8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008aef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e7981 is the less saturated color, while #008aef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008aef 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #567286 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d8aeb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #138fef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009ba4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3b8aec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0c8def Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0095bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population