#008ec9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008ec9 is composed of 0% red, 55.7% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 29.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 197.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #008ec9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #001d93. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 56
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#008ec9 color description : Strong blue.

#008ec9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008ec9 has RGB values of R:0, G:142, B:201 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 36553.

Hex triplet 008ec9 #008ec9
RGB Decimal 0, 142, 201 rgb(0,142,201)
RGB Percent 0, 55.7, 78.8 rgb(0%,55.7%,78.8%)
CMYK 100, 29, 0, 21
HSL 197.6°, 100, 39.4 hsl(197.6,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.6°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 55.646, -10.37, -39.283
XYZ 20.213, 23.561, 58.738
xyY 0.197, 0.23, 23.561
CIE-LCH 55.646, 40.629, 255.212
CIE-LUV 55.646, -36.744, -59.81
Hunter-Lab 48.54, -10.614, -37.768
Binary 00000000, 10001110, 11001001

Color Schemes with #008ec9

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Alternatives to #008ec9

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#008ec9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008ec9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#008ec9;}
.background {background-color:#008ec9;}
.border {border:1px solid #008ec9;}

Shades and Tints of #008ec9

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 #f0fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008ec9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d686c is the less saturated color, while #008ec9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008ec9 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #55717d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7789c4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #658bcf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0099a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b8bc5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #408ccd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0095b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population