#159bd7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #159bd7 is composed of 8.2% red, 60.8% green and 84.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 90.2% cyan, 27.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 15.7% black. It has a hue angle of 198.6 degrees, a saturation of 82.2% and a lightness of 46.3%. #159bd7 color hex could be obtained by blending #2affff with #0037af. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 8
    • G 61
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#159bd7 color description : Strong blue.

#159bd7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #159bd7 has RGB values of R:21, G:155, B:215 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 1416151.

Hex triplet 159bd7 #159bd7
RGB Decimal 21, 155, 215 rgb(21,155,215)
RGB Percent 8.2, 60.8, 84.3 rgb(8.2%,60.8%,84.3%)
CMYK 90, 28, 0, 16
HSL 198.6°, 82.2, 46.3 hsl(198.6,82.2%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.6°, 90.2, 84.3
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 60.343, -11.754, -39.753
XYZ 24.293, 28.506, 68.508
xyY 0.2, 0.235, 28.506
CIE-LCH 60.343, 41.454, 253.528
CIE-LUV 60.343, -39.245, -61.255
Hunter-Lab 53.391, -12.216, -38.703
Binary 00010101, 10011011, 11010111

Color Schemes with #159bd7

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Alternatives to #159bd7

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#159bd7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #159bd7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#159bd7;}
.background {background-color:#159bd7;}
.border {border:1px solid #159bd7;}

Shades and Tints of #159bd7

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #eef8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #159bd7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #70787c is the less saturated color, while #03a2e9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #159bd7 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #66818d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8295d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7296dd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a5b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a97d3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5098da Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07a1be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population