#15159e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #15159e is composed of 8.2% red, 8.2% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.7% cyan, 86.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 76.5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #15159e color hex could be obtained by blending #2a2aff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #000099.

    • R 8
    • G 8
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 87
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#15159e color description : Dark blue.

#15159e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #15159e has RGB values of R:21, G:21, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.87, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1381790.

Hex triplet 15159e #15159e
RGB Decimal 21, 21, 158 rgb(21,21,158)
RGB Percent 8.2, 8.2, 62 rgb(8.2%,8.2%,62%)
CMYK 87, 87, 0, 38
HSL 240°, 76.5, 35.1 hsl(240,76.5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 86.7, 62
Web Safe 000099 #000099
CIE-LAB 20.689, 48.894, -70.543
XYZ 6.748, 3.164, 32.601
xyY 0.159, 0.074, 3.164
CIE-LCH 20.689, 85.831, 304.726
CIE-LUV 20.689, -5.454, -75.579
Hunter-Lab 17.787, 36.587, -96.216
Binary 00010101, 00010101, 10011110

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Alternatives to #15159e

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#15159e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #15159e

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Shades and Tints of #15159e

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, #000002 is the darkest color, while #f0f0fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #15159e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535360 is the less saturated color, while #0000b3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #15159e 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.

  • #252525 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #22223d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003a72 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003e62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004245 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #072d82 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #072f78 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #073165 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population