#059bb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #059bb9 is composed of 2% red, 60.8% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.3% cyan, 16.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 190 degrees, a saturation of 94.7% and a lightness of 37.3%. #059bb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0affff with #003773. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 2
    • G 61
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#059bb9 color description : Strong cyan.

#059bb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #059bb9 has RGB values of R:5, G:155, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 367545.

Hex triplet 059bb9 #059bb9
RGB Decimal 5, 155, 185 rgb(5,155,185)
RGB Percent 2, 60.8, 72.5 rgb(2%,60.8%,72.5%)
CMYK 97, 16, 0, 27
HSL 190°, 94.7, 37.3 hsl(190,94.7%,37.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 190°, 97.3, 72.5
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 58.952, -23.028, -25.094
XYZ 20.538, 26.976, 50.021
xyY 0.211, 0.277, 26.976
CIE-LCH 58.952, 34.059, 227.459
CIE-LUV 58.952, -42.167, -35.469
Hunter-Lab 51.938, -20.305, -20.744
Binary 00000101, 10011011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #059bb9

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Alternatives to #059bb9

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#059bb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #059bb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#059bb9;}
.background {background-color:#059bb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #059bb9;}

Shades and Tints of #059bb9

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, #000b0d is the darkest color, while #f9feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #059bb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d6161 is the less saturated color, while #059bb9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #059bb9 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.

  • #727272 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c7a80 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b92b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8591c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a95b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5695be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #019fb1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population