#1559b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #1559b5 is composed of 8.2% red, 34.9% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.4% cyan, 50.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 214.5 degrees, a saturation of 79.2% and a lightness of 39.6%. #1559b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ab2ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 35
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#1559b5 color description : Strong blue.

#1559b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #1559b5 has RGB values of R:21, G:89, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 1399221.

Hex triplet 1559b5 #1559b5
RGB Decimal 21, 89, 181 rgb(21,89,181)
RGB Percent 8.2, 34.9, 71 rgb(8.2%,34.9%,71%)
CMYK 88, 51, 0, 29
HSL 214.5°, 79.2, 39.6 hsl(214.5,79.2%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.5°, 88.4, 71
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 38.966, 15.435, -54.342
XYZ 12.22, 10.639, 45.123
xyY 0.18, 0.157, 10.639
CIE-LCH 38.966, 56.491, 285.856
CIE-LUV 38.966, -19.61, -79.336
Hunter-Lab 32.618, 9.793, -59.188
Binary 00010101, 01011001, 10110101

Color Schemes with #1559b5

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Alternatives to #1559b5

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#1559b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #1559b5

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Shades and Tints of #1559b5

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, #010305 is the darkest color, while #f3f7fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #1559b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636567 is the less saturated color, while #0557c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #1559b5 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #435163 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2661b8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0066a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006e74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #205eb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0761ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07668b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population