#008b8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008b8b (also known as Dark cyan) is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.3%. #008b8b color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #001717. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#008b8b color description : Dark cyan.

#008b8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008b8b has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:139 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 35723.

Hex triplet 008b8b #008b8b
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 139 rgb(0,139,139)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 54.5 rgb(0%,54.5%,54.5%)
CMYK 100, 0, 0, 45
HSL 180°, 100, 27.3 hsl(180,100%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 100, 54.5
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 52.206, -30.617, -9.003
XYZ 13.891, 20.328, 27.616
xyY 0.225, 0.329, 20.328
CIE-LCH 52.206, 31.914, 196.386
CIE-LUV 52.206, -40.381, -8.719
Hunter-Lab 45.086, -23.905, -4.756
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 10001011

Color Schemes with #008b8b

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Alternatives to #008b8b

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#008b8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008b8b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008b8b;}
.background {background-color:#008b8b;}
.border {border:1px solid #008b8b;}

Shades and Tints of #008b8b

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #edffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008b8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #404b4b is the less saturated color, while #008b8b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008b8b 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e6969 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #838288 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #858097 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #208f9a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #538589 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #548492 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #148d94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population