#05b5c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #05b5c9 is composed of 2% red, 71% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.5% cyan, 10% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 186.1 degrees, a saturation of 95.1% and a lightness of 40.4%. #05b5c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0affff with #006b93. Closest websafe color is: #00cccc.

    • R 2
    • G 71
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#05b5c9 color description : Strong cyan.

#05b5c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #05b5c9 has RGB values of R:5, G:181, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 374217.

Hex triplet 05b5c9 #05b5c9
RGB Decimal 5, 181, 201 rgb(5,181,201)
RGB Percent 2, 71, 78.8 rgb(2%,71%,78.8%)
CMYK 98, 10, 0, 21
HSL 186.1°, 95.1, 40.4 hsl(186.1,95.1%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.1°, 97.5, 78.8
Web Safe 00cccc #00cccc
CIE-LAB 67.497, -30.707, -20.935
XYZ 27.126, 37.294, 61.024
xyY 0.216, 0.297, 37.294
CIE-LCH 67.497, 37.165, 214.285
CIE-LUV 67.497, -49.888, -28.263
Hunter-Lab 61.069, -27.584, -16.498
Binary 00000101, 10110101, 11001001

Color Schemes with #05b5c9

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Alternatives to #05b5c9

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#05b5c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #05b5c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#05b5c9;}
.background {background-color:#05b5c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #05b5c9;}

Shades and Tints of #05b5c9

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, #00090a is the darkest color, while #f5feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #05b5c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64696a is the less saturated color, while #05b5c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #05b5c9 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.

  • #838383 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a8d91 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4a7c1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a1a6d3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6aacc4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #68abcf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01b7c7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population