#008bc9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008bc9 is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 30.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 198.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #008bc9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #001793. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#008bc9 color description : Strong blue.

#008bc9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008bc9 has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:201 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 35785.

Hex triplet 008bc9 #008bc9
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 201 rgb(0,139,201)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 78.8 rgb(0%,54.5%,78.8%)
CMYK 100, 31, 0, 21
HSL 198.5°, 100, 39.4 hsl(198.5,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.5°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 54.742, -8.657, -40.706
XYZ 19.773, 22.68, 58.591
xyY 0.196, 0.224, 22.68
CIE-LCH 54.742, 41.617, 257.994
CIE-LUV 54.742, -35.735, -62.149
Hunter-Lab 47.624, -9.232, -39.607
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 11001001

Color Schemes with #008bc9

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Alternatives to #008bc9

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#008bc9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008bc9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008bc9;}
.background {background-color:#008bc9;}
.border {border:1px solid #008bc9;}

Shades and Tints of #008bc9

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, #000305 is the darkest color, while #f0faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008bc9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d676c is the less saturated color, while #008bc9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008bc9 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #54707c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7387c4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6089cf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0096a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4988c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3d8acc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0092af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population