#008bc6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008bc6 is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 29.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 197.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.8%. #008bc6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #00178d. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#008bc6 color description : Strong blue.

#008bc6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008bc6 has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:198 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 35782.

Hex triplet 008bc6 #008bc6
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 198 rgb(0,139,198)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 77.6 rgb(0%,54.5%,77.6%)
CMYK 100, 30, 0, 22
HSL 197.9°, 100, 38.8 hsl(197.9,100%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.9°, 100, 77.6
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 54.596, -9.785, -39.236
XYZ 19.423, 22.541, 56.75
xyY 0.197, 0.228, 22.541
CIE-LCH 54.596, 40.438, 255.997
CIE-LUV 54.596, -35.938, -59.593
Hunter-Lab 47.477, -10.059, -37.637
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 11000110

Color Schemes with #008bc6

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Alternatives to #008bc6

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#008bc6 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008bc6;}
.background {background-color:#008bc6;}
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Shades and Tints of #008bc6

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #edfaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008bc6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b666b is the less saturated color, while #008bc6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008bc6 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
  • #536f7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7487c1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6289cc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0096a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a88c3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3e89ca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0092ae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population