#05b9cc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #05b9cc is composed of 2% red, 72.5% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.5% cyan, 9.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 185.7 degrees, a saturation of 95.2% and a lightness of 41%. #05b9cc color hex could be obtained by blending #0affff with #007399. Closest websafe color is: #00cccc.

    • R 2
    • G 73
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#05b9cc color description : Strong cyan.

#05b9cc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #05b9cc has RGB values of R:5, G:185, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 375244.

Hex triplet 05b9cc #05b9cc
RGB Decimal 5, 185, 204 rgb(5,185,204)
RGB Percent 2, 72.5, 80 rgb(2%,72.5%,80%)
CMYK 98, 9, 0, 20
HSL 185.7°, 95.2, 41 hsl(185.7,95.2%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.7°, 97.5, 80
Web Safe 00cccc #00cccc
CIE-LAB 68.814, -31.672, -20.581
XYZ 28.307, 39.087, 63.176
xyY 0.217, 0.299, 39.087
CIE-LCH 68.814, 37.772, 213.016
CIE-LUV 68.814, -51.019, -27.618
Hunter-Lab 62.52, -28.588, -16.149
Binary 00000101, 10111001, 11001100

Color Schemes with #05b9cc

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Alternatives to #05b9cc

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#05b9cc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #05b9cc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#05b9cc;}
.background {background-color:#05b9cc;}
.border {border:1px solid #05b9cc;}

Shades and Tints of #05b9cc

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 #f8feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #05b9cc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656b6c is the less saturated color, while #05b9cc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #05b9cc 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.

  • #858585 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b8f93 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7abc3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a5a9d6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00bdca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6cb0c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6bafd2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01bbcb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population