#059bb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #059bb8 is composed of 2% red, 60.8% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.3% cyan, 15.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 189.7 degrees, a saturation of 94.7% and a lightness of 37.1%. #059bb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #0affff with #003771. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 2
    • G 61
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#059bb8 color description : Strong cyan.

#059bb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #059bb8 has RGB values of R:5, G:155, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 367544.

Hex triplet 059bb8 #059bb8
RGB Decimal 5, 155, 184 rgb(5,155,184)
RGB Percent 2, 60.8, 72.2 rgb(2%,60.8%,72.2%)
CMYK 97, 16, 0, 28
HSL 189.7°, 94.7, 37.1 hsl(189.7,94.7%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.7°, 97.3, 72.2
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 58.913, -23.373, -24.59
XYZ 20.433, 26.934, 49.467
xyY 0.211, 0.278, 26.934
CIE-LCH 58.913, 33.925, 226.453
CIE-LUV 58.913, -42.244, -34.598
Hunter-Lab 51.898, -20.541, -20.184
Binary 00000101, 10011011, 10111000

Color Schemes with #059bb8

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Alternatives to #059bb8

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#059bb8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #059bb8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#059bb8;}
.background {background-color:#059bb8;}
.border {border:1px solid #059bb8;}

Shades and Tints of #059bb8

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, #000a0c is the darkest color, while #f8feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #059bb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c6061 is the less saturated color, while #059bb8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #059bb8 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b797f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b92b2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8691c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a95b4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5795be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #019fb1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population