#008ecf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #008ecf is composed of 0% red, 55.7% green and 81.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 31.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 18.8% black. It has a hue angle of 198.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40.6%. #008ecf color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #001d9f. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 56
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#008ecf color description : Strong blue.

#008ecf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #008ecf has RGB values of R:0, G:142, B:207 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 36559.

Hex triplet 008ecf #008ecf
RGB Decimal 0, 142, 207 rgb(0,142,207)
RGB Percent 0, 55.7, 81.2 rgb(0%,55.7%,81.2%)
CMYK 100, 31, 0, 19
HSL 198.8°, 100, 40.6 hsl(198.8,100%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.8°, 100, 81.2
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 55.936, -8.122, -42.212
XYZ 20.933, 23.849, 62.528
xyY 0.195, 0.222, 23.849
CIE-LCH 55.936, 42.986, 259.109
CIE-LUV 55.936, -36.338, -64.922
Hunter-Lab 48.835, -8.95, -41.729
Binary 00000000, 10001110, 11001111

Color Schemes with #008ecf

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Alternatives to #008ecf

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#008ecf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #008ecf

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

Shades and Tints of #008ecf

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, #00070b is the darkest color, while #f6fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #008ecf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606a6f is the less saturated color, while #008ecf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #008ecf 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
  • #748aca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #608cd4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009aa4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a8bcb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3d8dd2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0095b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population