Lotion blue (#15f2fd) color information

#15f2fd is the hex color code that is synonymous with "Lotion blue". This color is described as "light blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lotion blue (#15f2fd), in branding, the following may come to mind: serenity, offices, human life, health care, and being taken seriously. Colors labeled as "light blue" are rarely tied to clothing.

Breakdown of #15f2fd

#15f2fd is made up of (21, 242, 253) in RGB colorspace and (91.70, 4.35, 0.00, 0.78) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1438461 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #00ffff. White should be used ontop of #15f2fd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #15f2fd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #15f2fd luma #176.92
Websafe hex #00ffff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(21, 242, 253) Adobe RGB (138.00, 242.00, 252.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(8%, 95%, 99%) Closest named color Lotion blue
rgba rgba(21.0, 242.0, 253.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.26, -37.63, -19.50)
cmyk cmyk(91.70, 4.35, 0.00, 0.78) CIE-L*ab (87.49, -42.43, -18.54)
hsv hsv(182.64, 97.85, 53.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.49, 46.30, 203.60)
hsb hsb(182.64, 91.92, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (87.49, -65.61, -23.36)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Lotion blue (#15f2fd)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #15f2fd while the second is the "compliment" #fc1c14.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Lotion blue (#15f2fd)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #15f2fd is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #fc1c14.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Lotion blue (#15f2fd)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Lotion blue (#15f2fd)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Lotion blue (#15f2fd)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lotion blue (#15f2fd)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #15f2fd with white

Darker variations of #15f2fd

When you combine pure black with this color, #15f2fd, darker shades are produced.

Lotion blue (#15f2fd)'s Tones

Tones of #15f2fd can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#15f2fd in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #15f2fd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#15f2fd → #fc1c14
#15f2fd → #5bf5fd
#15f2fd → #ffffff
#15f2fd → #1480fc
#15f2fd → #0c9197
#15f2fd → #14fc90

Lotion blue (#15f2fd) in different environments

Seeing #15f2fd on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #15f2fd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #15f2fd

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#15f2fdmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Lotion blue (#15f2fd)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#15f2fd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#15f2fd in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #15f2fd
Java new Color(21, 242, 253);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 21, 242, 253);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:21 green:242 blue:253 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(21f, 242f, 253f);
Swift UIColor(red:21, green:242, blue:253, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fdf215
Python Color('#15f2fd')

Base Conversions of hex color #15f2fd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #15f2fd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1438461 while the individual RGB conversions are: 21, 242, 253.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010101 11110010 11111101
Hex 15 f2 fd
Octal 25 362 375
Decimal 21 242 253

#15f2fd Icons

If you're considering using #15f2fd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Lotion blue (#15f2fd) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #15f2fd colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #15f2fd on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #15f2fd on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #15f2fd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #15f2fd background.
This text is hex color #15f2fd on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #15f2fd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #15f2fd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #15f2fd and white (#ffffff) background.