#05b9cf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #05b9cf is composed of 2% red, 72.5% green and 81.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.6% cyan, 10.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 18.8% black. It has a hue angle of 186.5 degrees, a saturation of 95.3% and a lightness of 41.6%. #05b9cf color hex could be obtained by blending #0affff with #00739f. Closest websafe color is: #00cccc.

    • R 2
    • G 73
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#05b9cf color description : Strong cyan.

#05b9cf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #05b9cf has RGB values of R:5, G:185, B:207 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 375247.

Hex triplet 05b9cf #05b9cf
RGB Decimal 5, 185, 207 rgb(5,185,207)
RGB Percent 2, 72.5, 81.2 rgb(2%,72.5%,81.2%)
CMYK 98, 11, 0, 19
HSL 186.5°, 95.3, 41.6 hsl(186.5,95.3%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.5°, 97.6, 81.2
Web Safe 00cccc #00cccc
CIE-LAB 68.919, -30.703, -22.067
XYZ 28.671, 39.232, 65.09
xyY 0.216, 0.295, 39.232
CIE-LCH 68.919, 37.81, 215.706
CIE-LUV 68.919, -50.781, -30.214
Hunter-Lab 62.636, -27.906, -17.768
Binary 00000101, 10111001, 11001111

Color Schemes with #05b9cf

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Alternatives to #05b9cf

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#05b9cf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #05b9cf

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Shades and Tints of #05b9cf

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, #000e0f is the darkest color, while #fbffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #05b9cf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676c6d is the less saturated color, while #05b9cf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #05b9cf 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.

  • #868686 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c9095 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7abc6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3a9d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6cb0c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6aafd5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01bbcc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population