#166ed6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #166ed6 is composed of 8.6% red, 43.1% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 89.7% cyan, 48.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 212.5 degrees, a saturation of 81.4% and a lightness of 46.3%. #166ed6 color hex could be obtained by blending #2cdcff with #0000ad. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 9
    • G 43
    • B 84
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    • C 90
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 16
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#166ed6 color description : Strong blue.

#166ed6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #166ed6 has RGB values of R:22, G:110, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 1470166.

Hex triplet 166ed6 #166ed6
RGB Decimal 22, 110, 214 rgb(22,110,214)
RGB Percent 8.6, 43.1, 83.9 rgb(8.6%,43.1%,83.9%)
CMYK 90, 49, 0, 16
HSL 212.5°, 81.4, 46.3 hsl(212.5,81.4%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.5°, 89.7, 83.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 47.204, 14.92, -60.105
XYZ 18.042, 16.176, 65.786
xyY 0.18, 0.162, 16.176
CIE-LCH 47.204, 61.929, 283.941
CIE-LUV 47.204, -24.72, -92.353
Hunter-Lab 40.219, 9.688, -68.826
Binary 00010110, 01101110, 11010110

Color Schemes with #166ed6

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Alternatives to #166ed6

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#166ed6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #166ed6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#166ed6;}
.background {background-color:#166ed6;}
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Shades and Tints of #166ed6

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 #eef5fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #166ed6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71767b is the less saturated color, while #046ce8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #166ed6 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #516378 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3874d6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0079c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2b71d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0875cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #087ba6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population