#add8e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #add8e6 (also known as Light blue) is composed of 67.8% red, 84.7% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.8% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 194.7 degrees, a saturation of 53.3% and a lightness of 79%. #add8e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #5bb1cd. Closest websafe color is: #99ccff.

    • R 68
    • G 85
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#add8e6 color description : Very soft cyan.

#add8e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #add8e6 has RGB values of R:173, G:216, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 11393254.

Hex triplet add8e6 #add8e6
RGB Decimal 173, 216, 230 rgb(173,216,230)
RGB Percent 67.8, 84.7, 90.2 rgb(67.8%,84.7%,90.2%)
CMYK 25, 6, 0, 10
HSL 194.7°, 53.3, 79 hsl(194.7,53.3%,79%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.7°, 24.8, 90.2
Web Safe 99ccff #99ccff
CIE-LAB 83.813, -10.891, -11.484
XYZ 56.069, 63.707, 84.201
xyY 0.275, 0.312, 63.707
CIE-LCH 83.813, 15.827, 226.52
CIE-LUV 83.813, -22.277, -16.153
Hunter-Lab 79.817, -14.289, -6.675
Binary 10101101, 11011000, 11100110

Color Schemes with #add8e6

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Alternatives to #add8e6

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#add8e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #add8e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#add8e6;}
.background {background-color:#add8e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #add8e6;}

Shades and Tints of #add8e6

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, #020708 is the darkest color, while #f8fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #add8e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c6cbcd is the less saturated color, while #94e5ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #add8e6 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.

  • #cdcdcd Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c7cfd2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d2d2e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbceeb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b1d9e9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4d4e3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cad1e9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b0d9e8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population