#008bcd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008bcd is composed of 0% red, 54.5% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 32.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 199.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40.2%. #008bcd color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #00179b. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#008bcd color description : Strong blue.

#008bcd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008bcd has RGB values of R:0, G:139, B:205 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 35789.

Hex triplet 008bcd #008bcd
RGB Decimal 0, 139, 205 rgb(0,139,205)
RGB Percent 0, 54.5, 80.4 rgb(0%,54.5%,80.4%)
CMYK 100, 32, 0, 20
HSL 199.3°, 100, 40.2 hsl(199.3,100%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.3°, 100, 80.4
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 54.939, -7.147, -42.657
XYZ 20.249, 22.871, 61.102
xyY 0.194, 0.219, 22.871
CIE-LCH 54.939, 43.251, 260.489
CIE-LUV 54.939, -35.469, -65.542
Hunter-Lab 47.824, -8.112, -42.275
Binary 00000000, 10001011, 11001101

Color Schemes with #008bcd

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Alternatives to #008bcd

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#008bcd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008bcd

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

Shades and Tints of #008bcd

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, #000609 is the darkest color, while #f4fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008bcd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f696e is the less saturated color, while #008bcd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008bcd 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
  • #54707d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7187c8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5c8ad2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0097a1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4888ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3a8ad0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0092b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population