#16b5ee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #16b5ee is composed of 8.6% red, 71% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 90.8% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 195.8 degrees, a saturation of 86.4% and a lightness of 51%. #16b5ee color hex could be obtained by blending #2cffff with #006bdd. Closest websafe color is: #00ccff.

    • R 9
    • G 71
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 91
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#16b5ee color description : Vivid blue.

#16b5ee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #16b5ee has RGB values of R:22, G:181, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.91, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 1488366.

Hex triplet 16b5ee #16b5ee
RGB Decimal 22, 181, 238 rgb(22,181,238)
RGB Percent 8.6, 71, 93.3 rgb(8.6%,71%,93.3%)
CMYK 91, 24, 0, 7
HSL 195.8°, 86.4, 51 hsl(195.8,86.4%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.8°, 90.8, 93.3
Web Safe 00ccff #00ccff
CIE-LAB 69.032, -17.656, -38.829
XYZ 32.283, 39.388, 86.785
xyY 0.204, 0.249, 39.388
CIE-LCH 69.032, 42.655, 245.548
CIE-LUV 69.032, -46.372, -60.199
Hunter-Lab 62.76, -18.011, -38.055
Binary 00010110, 10110101, 11101110

Color Schemes with #16b5ee

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Alternatives to #16b5ee

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#16b5ee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #16b5ee

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CSS codes
.text {color:#16b5ee;}
.background {background-color:#16b5ee;}
.border {border:1px solid #16b5ee;}

Shades and Tints of #16b5ee

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, #000405 is the darkest color, while #f1fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #16b5ee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #808384 is the less saturated color, while #0cbaf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #16b5ee 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7494a0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9aaae5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8cabf4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00bdca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6aaee8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #61aff1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #08bad7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population