"Blue" Colour code #0000FF

#0000FF
rgb(0, 0, 255)
rgb(0%, 0%, 100%)

Common name of #0000FF (or 0x0000FF) colour is "Blue".

RGB value of #0000FF colour is rgb(0, 0, 255) where red value is 0, green value is 0 and the blue value is 255.

Max value from RGB for colour #0000FF is 255 which contains mainly Blue colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #0000FF hue angle of 240°, saturation:100% and the lightness value is 50%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #0000FF colour is Cyan = 1, Magento = 1, Yellow = 0, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.

#0000FF is a web safe colour.

Grayscale color of #0000FF is #1C1C1C

Inverted color of #0000FF is #FFFF00

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #0000FF is 16711680

Decimal Value of #0000FF is 255

Android / android.graphics.Color of #0000FF is -16776961 / 0xFF0000FF

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #0000FF

Hex Triplets
#0000FF
RGB Decimal
rgb(0, 0, 255)
RGB Percent
rgb(0%, 0%, 100%)
RGBA
rgba(0, 0, 255, 1)
HSL
hsl(240, 100%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 100%, 50%, 1)

Colour spaces of #0000FF "Blue"

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 0
    0%
    G = 0
    0%
    B = 255
    100%

    C = 100%
    1
    M = 100%
    1
    Y = 0%
    0
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 240°
    0.66666666666667
    S = 100%
    1
    L = 50%
    0.5
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 240°
    0.66666666666667
    S = 100%
    1
    V = 100%
    1
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 100
    1
    M = 100
    1
    Y = 0
    0
    K = 0
    0
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 18.05
    18.05
    Y = 7.22
    7.22
    Z = 95.05
    95.05

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 7.22
    7.22
    x = 0.15
    0.15001662234043
    y = 0.06
    0.06000664893617

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 26.87
    26.870057685089
    a = 72.89
    72.885031470803
    b = -190.92
    -190.92309216913

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 32.3
    32.302586667249
    a = 79.2
    79.196661789309
    b = -107.86
    -107.86368104495

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 32.3026
    32.302586667249
    u = -9.3999
    -9.3998676873517
    v = -130.3584
    -130.35840748816

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 32.3026
    32.302586667249
    C = 133.8159
    133.81586201619
    H = 306.2872
    306.28720156433

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.114
    0.114
    I = -0.321
    -0.321
    Q = 0.311
    0.311

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00000000 11111111
Octal 0 0 377
Decimal 0 0 255
Hex 0 0 FF


Colour Harmonies : #0000FF colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #0000FF

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel are considered to be complementary colors. The high contrast of complementary colors creates a vibrant look especially when used at full saturation.

In the complementary color scheme, the opposite colour of #0000FF colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 240° → 420° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #0000FF

The split-complementary colour scheme is a variation of the complementary colour scheme. In addition to the base colour, it uses the two colours adjacent to its complement.This color scheme has the same strong visual contrast as the complementary color scheme, but has less tension.

Split-complementary colours of #0000FF are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 240° → 90° (240°-150°), 390° (240°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #0000FF

A triadic colour scheme uses colors that are evenly spaced around the colour wheel. This scheme tend to be quite vibrant, even if you use pale or unsaturated versions of your hues. To use a triadic harmony successfully, the colours should be carefully balanced - let one colour dominate and use the two others for accent.

Equidistant combinations of triadic scheme colours for #0000FF are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 240° → 120° (240°-120°), 360° (240°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #0000FF

The rectangle or tetradic color scheme uses four colors arranged into two complementary pairs.This schemes works best if one color is dominant, while the rest serve as extras.

Four tetradic scheme colours (clockwise) for #0000FF are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 240° → 360° (240°+120°), 420° (240°+180°), 540° (240°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #0000FF are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 240° → 120° (240°-120°), 60° (240°-180°), -60° (240°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #0000FF

The square color scheme is similar to the Tetradic rectangle scheme, but with all four colors spaced evenly around the color circle. Square color schemes works best if you let one color be dominant. You should also pay attention to the balance between warm and cool colors in your design.

Four equidistant tetradic square scheme colours for #0000FF are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 240° → 330° (240°+90°), 420° (240°+180°), 510° (240°+270°).

Analagous colours of #0000FF

Analogous colours are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the colour wheel. They usually match well and create serene and comfortable designs.

Analogous color schemes are often found in nature and are harmonious and pleasing to the eye.

The analogous colours of #0000FF are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 240° → 270° (240°+30°), 210° (240°-30°).

RGB Variations of #0000FF

(R:00, G:00, B:00)

Monochromatic colours of #0000FF

Shade Colour Variation of #0000FF (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #0000FF (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #0000FF colour with more saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

Tones of #0000FF colour with less saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

#0000FF Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#0000FF;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#0000FF;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #0000FF;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #0000FF

This sample text font Colour is #0000FF
The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog


<p style="color:#0000FF">Text here</p>


#0000FF Background Colour

This div background Colour is #0000FF


<div style="background-color:#0000FF">
    Div content here
</div>


#0000FF Border Colour

This div border Colour is #0000FF


<div style="border:3px solid #0000FF">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(0, 0, 255, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #0000FF;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #0000FF;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #0000FF;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #0000FF;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(0, 0, 255, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #0000FF">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # 0000FF



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #0000FF;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #0000FF;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #0000FF;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Compositions

RGB % of Colour #0000FF

CMYK % of Colour #0000FF

Related Colours along with #0000FF

Black background

Sample text in #0000FF colour with black background colour.

White background

Sample text in #0000FF colour with white background colour.

#0000FF over22 #00FF00

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #00FF00 background colour.

#00FF00 over 0000FF

Sample text in #00FF00 colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #00FF80

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #00FF80 background colour.

#00FF80 over 0000FF

Sample text in #00FF80 colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #00FFFF

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #00FFFF background colour.

#00FFFF over 0000FF

Sample text in #00FFFF colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #1C1C1C

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #1C1C1C background colour.

#1C1C1C over 0000FF

Sample text in #1C1C1C colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #80FF00

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #80FF00 background colour.

#80FF00 over 0000FF

Sample text in #80FF00 colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #FF0000

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #FF0000 background colour.

#FF0000 over 0000FF

Sample text in #FF0000 colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #FF0080

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #FF0080 background colour.

#FF0080 over 0000FF

Sample text in #FF0080 colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #FF00FF

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #FF00FF background colour.

#FF00FF over 0000FF

Sample text in #FF00FF colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #FF8000

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #FF8000 background colour.

#FF8000 over 0000FF

Sample text in #FF8000 colour with #0000FF background colour.

#0000FF over22 #FFFF00

Sample text in #0000FF colour with #FFFF00 background colour.

#FFFF00 over 0000FF

Sample text in #FFFF00 colour with #0000FF background colour.