#008cb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008cb8 is composed of 0% red, 54.9% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 194.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.1%. #008cb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #001971. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 55
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#008cb8 color description : Strong cyan.

#008cb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008cb8 has RGB values of R:0, G:140, B:184 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 36024.

Hex triplet 008cb8 #008cb8
RGB Decimal 0, 140, 184 rgb(0,140,184)
RGB Percent 0, 54.9, 72.2 rgb(0%,54.9%,72.2%)
CMYK 100, 24, 0, 28
HSL 194.3°, 100, 36.1 hsl(194.3,100%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.3°, 100, 72.2
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 54.254, -15.543, -31.805
XYZ 18.028, 22.215, 48.683
xyY 0.203, 0.25, 22.215
CIE-LCH 54.254, 35.399, 243.955
CIE-LUV 54.254, -37.266, -46.758
Hunter-Lab 47.133, -14.209, -28.246
Binary 00000000, 10001100, 10111000

Color Schemes with #008cb8

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Alternatives to #008cb8

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#008cb8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008cb8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008cb8;}
.background {background-color:#008cb8;}
.border {border:1px solid #008cb8;}

Shades and Tints of #008cb8

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, #000607 is the darkest color, while #f3fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008cb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #556063 is the less saturated color, while #008cb8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008cb8 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.

  • #676767 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #526e77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a86b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f87c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00959f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d88b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4689bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0092a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population