#15159b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #15159b is composed of 8.2% red, 8.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 86.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 76.1% and a lightness of 34.5%. #15159b color hex could be obtained by blending #2a2aff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #000099.

    • R 8
    • G 8
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 86
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#15159b color description : Dark blue.

#15159b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #15159b has RGB values of R:21, G:21, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.86, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 1381787.

Hex triplet 15159b #15159b
RGB Decimal 21, 21, 155 rgb(21,21,155)
RGB Percent 8.2, 8.2, 60.8 rgb(8.2%,8.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 86, 86, 0, 39
HSL 240°, 76.1, 34.5 hsl(240,76.1%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 86.5, 60.8
Web Safe 000099 #000099
CIE-LAB 20.29, 47.97, -69.366
XYZ 6.493, 3.062, 31.257
xyY 0.159, 0.075, 3.062
CIE-LCH 20.29, 84.338, 304.666
CIE-LUV 20.29, -5.326, -73.813
Hunter-Lab 17.498, 35.61, -93.662
Binary 00010101, 00010101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #15159b

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Alternatives to #15159b

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#15159b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #15159b

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, #020211 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #15159b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #52525e is the less saturated color, while #0101af is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #15159b 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.

  • #242424 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #21213c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003a70 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003d61 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004144 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #072c7f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #072e76 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #073163 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population