#0000ff (Blue) Color

#0000ff References
RGB:rgb(0, 0, 255)
HSL:hsl(240, 100%, 50%)
CMYK:cmyk(1, 1, 0, 0)
HWB:hwb(240, 0%, 0%)
CSS Reference:blue

Darker | Lighter | Shades | Tones | Tints | Harmonies | How to Use | Description

Lighter than #0000ff
Darker than #0000ff
Tones of #0000ff
Tints of #0000ff
How to Use

Text / Font Color:
color: #0000ff;

Example text using the color #0000ff.

Background Color:
background-color: #0000ff;


Border Color:
border-color: #0000ff;


Box Shadow Color:
box-shadow: 2px 2px 4px #0000ff;


Text Shadow Color:
text-shadow: 2px 2px 2px #0000ff;

Example text shadow using the color #0000ff.

#0000ff Description

The #0000ff color is made up of 0 Red, 0 Green, and 255 Blue. This color could be named as Blue. This color's complement is #ffff00, which is the opposite on the color wheel. The hue is at 240 degrees, with a saturation value at 100 percent and a lightness value of 50 percent. Therefore, this color can be considered to be dark, and have cool color temperature. In the CMYK color model (used in the printing process), the composition is 100% Cyan, 100% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 0% key (black). Colors that look similar, to the #0000ff color, may be found within the Blues Color Category.

Other attributes:

  • CSS Reference: blue
  • Complement:


  • Color Name: Blue
  • RGB (Percent): 0%, 0%, 100%
  • HSL (Decimal): 0.67, 1, 0.5
  • Type: Dark / Cool

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