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#1559a4 Hex Color Code

#1559a4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #1559a4 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #1559a4 is comprised of 8.24% red, 34.9% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #1559a4 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 77% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.61 nm.

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#1559a4 linear gradient to complementary #b9b100

  1. #1559a4
  2. #536692
  3. #71747f
  4. #87826b
  5. #9a9155
  6. #aaa13a
  7. #b9b100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004a92
  2. #004f98
  3. #03549e
  4. #1559a4
  5. #205eaa
  6. #2a64b0
  7. #3269b6

Tones

  1. #1559a4
  2. #315998
  3. #405a8c
  4. #4b5b80
  5. #525b74
  6. #585c69
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#1559a4 to white

  1. #1559a4
  2. #4f72b3
  3. #768cc2
  4. #99a8d2
  5. #bbc4e1
  6. #dde1f0
  7. #ffffff

#1559a4 to black

  1. #1559a4
  2. #1a4a87
  3. #1c3c6a
  4. #1a2e4f
  5. #162136
  6. #10141e
  7. #000000

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#1559a4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#1559a4 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #1559a4">…</p>

#1559a4 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #1559a4">…</p>

#1559a4 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #1559a4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1399204
Binary
00010101, 01011001, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#1559a4
LRV
≈ 10.0%
Closest short hex
#259 ΔE = 2.113
RGB
rgb(21, 89, 164)
RGBA
rgba(21, 89, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.077, g: 0.325, b: 0.599
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.263%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15378012 / 0xff1559a4
HSL
hsl(211, 77%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 77%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.469), saturation: 87% (0.872), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 211.469, saturation: 87.195%, perceived brightness: 34.740%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.152, S: 94.677, L: 37.812
Cubehelix
H: -152.040, S: 0.971, L: 0.301
TSL
T: -1.769, S: 0.345, L: 0.303
CMYK
cyan: 87% (0.872), magenta: 46% (0.457), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 10.580, Y: 9.983, Z: 36.484
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.175, Y: 9.983
CIELab
L: 37.812, a: 8.571, b: -46.134
CIELuv
L: 37.812, u: -20.140, v: -66.504
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.812, C: 46.923, H: 280.525
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.812, C: 69.487, H: 253.152
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.596, a: 4.477, b: -46.345
CIECAM02
J: 27.124, C: 54.225, h: 250.572, Q: 102.609, M: 47.419, s: 67.980, H: 306.288
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.447, jaune: -8.162, green: 2.726
LMS
L: 6.117, M: 9.725, S: 36.046
YCbCr
Y: 82.325, Cb: 170.989, Cr: 92.823
YCgCo
Y: 90.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: -30.500
YDbDr
Y: 77.218, Db: 130.575, Dr: 106.919
YPbPr
Y: 79.916, Pb: 45.320, Pr: -37.450
xvYCC
Y: 84.634, Cb: 167.811, Cr: 95.103
YIQ
Y: 77.218, I: -64.603, Q: 8.956
YUV
Y: 77.218, U: 42.706, V: -49.321
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 5.838
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 1.906

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