#059aef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #059aef is composed of 2% red, 60.4% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.9% cyan, 35.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 201.8 degrees, a saturation of 95.9% and a lightness of 47.8%. #059aef color hex could be obtained by blending #0affff with #0035df. Closest websafe color is: #0099ff.

    • R 2
    • G 60
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#059aef color description : Vivid blue.

#059aef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #059aef has RGB values of R:5, G:154, B:239 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 367343.

Hex triplet 059aef #059aef
RGB Decimal 5, 154, 239 rgb(5,154,239)
RGB Percent 2, 60.4, 93.7 rgb(2%,60.4%,93.7%)
CMYK 98, 36, 0, 6
HSL 201.8°, 95.9, 47.8 hsl(201.8,95.9%,47.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.8°, 97.9, 93.7
Web Safe 0099ff #0099ff
CIE-LAB 61.109, -2.897, -51.85
XYZ 27.194, 29.373, 85.893
xyY 0.191, 0.206, 29.373
CIE-LCH 61.109, 51.931, 266.802
CIE-LUV 61.109, -38.051, -82.574
Hunter-Lab 54.197, -5.278, -56.027
Binary 00000101, 10011010, 11101111

Color Schemes with #059aef

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Alternatives to #059aef

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#059aef Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #059aef

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CSS codes
.text {color:#059aef;}
.background {background-color:#059aef;}
.border {border:1px solid #059aef;}

Shades and Tints of #059aef

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, #000508 is the darkest color, while #f4fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #059aef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767b7e is the less saturated color, while #059aef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #059aef 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.

  • #777777 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #607e8f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7796e8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #589af2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a8b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d97eb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #399af0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01a2c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population