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#0000ff Blue Color Information

In a RGB color space, #0000ff hex color (also known as Blue) is composed of 0% red, 0% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #0000ff color hex could be obtained by blending #0000ff with #0000ff . #0000ff(or #00f ) is a websafe color .


#0000ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0000ff has RGB values of R:0, G:0, B:255 and CMYK values of C:1, M:1, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 255.

Hex triplet 0000ff #0000ff
RGB Decimal 0, 0, 255 rgb(0,0,255)
RGB Percent 0, 0, 100 rgb(0%,0%,100%)
CMYK 100, 100, 0, 0
HSL 240°, 100, 50 hsl(240,100%,50%)
HSV(HSB) 240°, 100, 100
Web Safe 0000ff #00f
XYZ 18.05, 7.22, 95.05
xyY 0.15, 0.06, 7.22
CIE-LAB 32.303, 79.197, -107.864
CIE-LCH 32.303, 133.816, 306.287
CIE-LUV 32.303, -9.4, -130.358
Hunter-Lab 26.87, 72.885, -190.923
Binary 00000000, 00000000, 11111111

#0000ff Color Analysis

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Color Schemes with #0000ff

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Alternatives to #0000ff

Below, you can see some colors close to #0000ff. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

#0000ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0000ff

This text has a font color of #0000ff.

<span style="color:#0000ff">Text here</span>
#0000ff background color

This paragraph has a background color of #0000ff.

<p style="background-color:#0000ff;">Content here</p>
#0000ff border color

This element has a border color of #0000ff.

<div style="border:1px #0000ff;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#0000ff;}
.background {background-color:#0000ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #0000ff;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #0000ff;}

Shades and Tints of #0000ff

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #eaeaff is the lightest one.

Tones of #0000ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f7f80 is the less saturated color, while #0b0bf4 is the most saturated one.