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#0159b5 Hex Color Code

#0159b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0159b5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0159b5 is comprised of 0.39% red, 34.9% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #0159b5 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 99% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.21 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#0159b5 linear gradient to complementary #abb600

  1. #0159b5
  2. #5166a0
  3. #6f758a
  4. #838574
  5. #93955c
  6. #a0a53e
  7. #abb600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0049a2
  2. #004fa9
  3. #0054af
  4. #0159b5
  5. #165ebb
  6. #2364c2
  7. #2e69c8

Tones

  1. #0159b5
  2. #2f59a6
  3. #405996
  4. #4b5987
  5. #525a78
  6. #585a6a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#0159b5 to white

  1. #0159b5
  2. #4f72c2
  3. #778cce
  4. #9ba7db
  5. #bdc4e7
  6. #dee1f3
  7. #ffffff

#0159b5 to black

  1. #0159b5
  2. #144a94
  3. #193c75
  4. #192e57
  5. #16213b
  6. #111420
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Signal Blue
      #2152a7
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2388 XGC
      #0055b5
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 2145 XGC
      #0054a7
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  4. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. ★ Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10442
      #0059ad
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10432
      #005cae
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  6. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  7. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  8. Plascon

    1. Ocean Drive B4-B1-3
      #0860b8
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  9. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  10. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 12.2%

#0159b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0159b5 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #0159b5">…</p>

#0159b5 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0159b5">…</p>

#0159b5 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0159b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
88501
Binary
00000001, 01011001, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#0159b5
LRV
≈ 10.5%
Closest short hex
#25a ΔE = 1.989
RGB
rgb(1, 89, 181)
RGBA
rgba(1, 89, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.004, g: 0.328, b: 0.668
RYB
red: 0.004%, yellow: 0.236%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16688715 / 0xff0159b5
HSL
hsl(211, 99%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 99%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (210.667), saturation: 99% (0.994), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 210.667, saturation: 99.448%, perceived brightness: 35.909%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.411, S: 99.828, L: 38.701
Cubehelix
H: -153.010, S: 1.259, L: 0.285
TSL
T: -1.741, S: 0.442, L: 0.287
CMYK
cyan: 99% (0.994), magenta: 51% (0.508), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 100% (0.996), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 11.922, Y: 10.486, Z: 45.103
xyY
x: 0.177, y: 0.155, Y: 10.486
CIELab
L: 38.701, a: 14.512, b: -54.777
CIELuv
L: 38.701, u: -20.745, v: -79.707
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.701, C: 56.667, H: 284.838
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.701, C: 82.362, H: 255.411
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.382, a: 9.052, b: -59.914
CIECAM02
J: 27.700, C: 61.193, h: 251.956, Q: 103.694, M: 53.512, s: 71.837, H: 306.979
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.518, jaune: -9.773, green: 3.069
LMS
L: 5.917, M: 9.686, S: 44.532
YCbCr
Y: 78.851, Cb: 181.412, Cr: 82.836
YCgCo
Y: 90.000, Cg: -1.000, Co: -44.750
YDbDr
Y: 73.176, Db: 162.236, Dr: 137.268
YPbPr
Y: 76.880, Pb: 56.120, Pr: -48.232
xvYCC
Y: 82.026, Cb: 177.298, Cr: 85.631
YIQ
Y: 73.176, I: -81.979, Q: 10.016
YUV
Y: 73.176, U: 53.060, V: -63.321
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.179
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.899

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