#00aaff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00aaff is composed of 0% red, 66.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #00aaff color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0055ff. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 0
    • G 67
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#00aaff color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#00aaff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00aaff has RGB values of R:0, G:170, B:255 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 43775.

Hex triplet 00aaff #00aaff
RGB Decimal 0, 170, 255 rgb(0,170,255)
RGB Percent 0, 66.7, 100 rgb(0%,66.7%,100%)
CMYK 100, 33, 0, 0
HSL 200°, 100, 50 hsl(200,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 100, 100
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 66.494, -6.227, -52.068
XYZ 32.42, 35.966, 99.836
xyY 0.193, 0.214, 35.966
CIE-LCH 66.494, 52.439, 263.18
CIE-LUV 66.494, -42.378, -83.744
Hunter-Lab 59.972, -8.455, -56.72
Binary 00000000, 10101010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #00aaff

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Alternatives to #00aaff

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#00aaff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #00aaff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00aaff;}
.background {background-color:#00aaff;}
.border {border:1px solid #00aaff;}

Shades and Tints of #00aaff

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, #000d14 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00aaff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #768389 is the less saturated color, while #00aaff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00aaff 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.

  • #818181 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #67899a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #86a3f6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6da7ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b6c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #55a6f9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #45a8ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00b2d8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population