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#159adb Hex Color Code

#159adb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #159adb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #159adb is comprised of 8.24% red, 60.39% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #159adb has a hue of 200° (degrees), 83% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.09 nm.

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#159adb linear gradient to complementary #ad8243

  1. #159adb
  2. #5c96c1
  3. #7992a8
  4. #8c8e8f
  5. #9a8a76
  6. #a5865d
  7. #ad8243

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007fbd
  2. #0088c7
  3. #0091d1
  4. #159adb
  5. #2ca3e5
  6. #3cadef
  7. #4ab6f9

Tones

  1. #159adb
  2. #4094ca
  3. #558eb9
  4. #6289a9
  5. #6c8398
  6. #737d88
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#159adb to white

  1. #159adb
  2. #5baae1
  3. #83bae7
  4. #a5cbed
  5. #c4dcf3
  6. #e2edf9
  7. #ffffff

#159adb to black

  1. #159adb
  2. #1f7eb3
  3. #21648c
  4. #1f4b67
  5. #1b3345
  6. #131d25
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 115-8 C
      #009bdf
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. ★ P 115-8 U
      #009edc
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Rocky Mountain Sky / 2066-40
      #1098d9
      ΔE = 0.739 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. ★ Utah Sky / 2065-40
      #1d95d1
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  3. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Guilliman Blue
      #2f9ad6
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6013
      #2e9bd7
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. ★ 6481
      #3498d4
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  5. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 2508C
      #0097db
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1060-B
      #0097dc
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1560-R90B
      #3c9bd5
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ 48藍
      #0099d5
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. 42浅葱
      #0093d0
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sorcerer / 150-5
      #2e96d0
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-a1
      #00a0e2
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 32-b1
      #1e9cd5
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Wing B3-A1-4
      #3098dc
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Winnipeg
      #409dd7
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 23 240 / Pacific 180
      #2894d4
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 80 25 230 / Coelin 115
      #1498d0
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #3296ce
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  15. Olympic

    1. Blue Dart A48-4
      #4597ce
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Splish Splash / 73
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5844 - Splish Splash
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  18. Focoltone

    1. 7000
      #00a1e4
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 1107
      #0095dc
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Sorcerer / PPG1240-5
      #3398ce
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  20. Glidden

    1. Sorcerer / PPG1240-5
      #3398ce
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  21. Duron

    1. Dynamic Blue
      #0098d2
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Morning Glory
      #0095dd
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  23. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Blue Star
      #4d99ce
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 28.8%

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#159adb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#159adb 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: #159adb">…</p>

#159adb background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #159adb">…</p>

#159adb shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #159adb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1415899
Binary
00010101, 10011010, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#159adb
LRV
≈ 28.4%
Closest short hex
#09d ΔE = 0.819
RGB
rgb(21, 154, 219)
RGBA
rgba(21, 154, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.053, g: 0.391, b: 0.556
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.394%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15361317 / 0xff159adb
HSL
hsl(200, 82%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 82%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (199.697), saturation: 90% (0.904), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 199.697, saturation: 90.411%, perceived brightness: 54.791%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.444, S: 97.848, L: 60.232
Cubehelix
H: -166.441, S: 1.131, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -1.899, S: 0.384, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 90% (0.904), magenta: 30% (0.297), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 24.646, Y: 28.382, Z: 71.183
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.228, Y: 28.382
CIELab
L: 60.232, a: -9.747, b: -42.146
CIELuv
L: 60.232, u: -38.645, v: -65.459
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.232, C: 43.259, H: 256.978
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.232, C: 76.015, H: 239.444
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.275, a: -10.653, b: -41.929
CIECAM02
J: 48.339, C: 57.731, h: 236.497, Q: 136.981, M: 50.485, s: 60.709, H: 298.823
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.284, jaune: -7.242, green: 4.610
LMS
L: 18.693, M: 31.272, S: 70.462
YCbCr
Y: 120.475, Cb: 176.219, Cr: 64.998
YCgCo
Y: 137.000, Cg: 17.000, Co: -44.250
YDbDr
Y: 121.643, Db: 146.495, Dr: 191.394
YPbPr
Y: 130.351, Pb: 47.795, Pr: -69.490
xvYCC
Y: 127.949, Cb: 169.985, Cr: 66.958
YIQ
Y: 121.643, I: -100.112, Q: -7.900
YUV
Y: 121.643, U: 47.910, V: -88.296
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/12 ΔE = 4.217
Brand Color
Rdio ΔE = 4.353

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