#008ecd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008ecd is composed of 0% red, 55.7% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 30.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 198.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40.2%. #008ecd color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #001d9b. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 56
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#008ecd color description : Strong blue.

#008ecd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008ecd has RGB values of R:0, G:142, B:205 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 36557.

Hex triplet 008ecd #008ecd
RGB Decimal 0, 142, 205 rgb(0,142,205)
RGB Percent 0, 55.7, 80.4 rgb(0%,55.7%,80.4%)
CMYK 100, 31, 0, 20
HSL 198.4°, 100, 40.2 hsl(198.4,100%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.4°, 100, 80.4
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 55.838, -8.873, -41.239
XYZ 20.69, 23.752, 61.248
xyY 0.196, 0.225, 23.752
CIE-LCH 55.838, 42.182, 257.857
CIE-LUV 55.838, -36.472, -63.223
Hunter-Lab 48.736, -9.509, -40.397
Binary 00000000, 10001110, 11001101

Color Schemes with #008ecd

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Alternatives to #008ecd

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#008ecd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008ecd

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

Shades and Tints of #008ecd

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 #008ecd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f6a6e is the less saturated color, while #008ecd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008ecd 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #56727f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #758ac8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #628cd2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0099a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a8bc9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3e8cd0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0095b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population