#1579b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #1579b0 is composed of 8.2% red, 47.5% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.1% cyan, 31.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 201.3 degrees, a saturation of 78.7% and a lightness of 38.6%. #1579b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af2ff with #000061. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 47
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#1579b0 color description : Dark blue.

#1579b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #1579b0 has RGB values of R:21, G:121, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 1407408.

Hex triplet 1579b0 #1579b0
RGB Decimal 21, 121, 176 rgb(21,121,176)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.5, 69 rgb(8.2%,47.5%,69%)
CMYK 88, 31, 0, 31
HSL 201.3°, 78.7, 38.6 hsl(201.3,78.7%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.3°, 88.1, 69
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.219, -6.717, -36.644
XYZ 14.981, 16.967, 43.557
xyY 0.198, 0.225, 16.967
CIE-LCH 48.219, 37.254, 259.612
CIE-LUV 48.219, -30.145, -54.364
Hunter-Lab 41.191, -7.165, -33.861
Binary 00010101, 01111001, 10110000

Color Schemes with #1579b0

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Alternatives to #1579b0

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#1579b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #1579b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#1579b0;}
.background {background-color:#1579b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #1579b0;}

Shades and Tints of #1579b0

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #eef8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #1579b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616364 is the less saturated color, while #067dbf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #1579b0 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #526671 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6677ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5679b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4878ae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3e79b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07819a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population