#1516bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #1516bc is composed of 8.2% red, 8.6% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.8% cyan, 88.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 239.6 degrees, a saturation of 79.9% and a lightness of 41%. #1516bc color hex could be obtained by blending #2a2cff with #000079. Closest websafe color is: #0000cc.

    • R 8
    • G 9
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 88
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#1516bc color description : Strong blue.

#1516bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #1516bc has RGB values of R:21, G:22, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.88, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 1382076.

Hex triplet 1516bc #1516bc
RGB Decimal 21, 22, 188 rgb(21,22,188)
RGB Percent 8.2, 8.6, 73.7 rgb(8.2%,8.6%,73.7%)
CMYK 89, 88, 0, 26
HSL 239.6°, 79.9, 41 hsl(239.6,79.9%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 239.6°, 88.8, 73.7
Web Safe 0000cc #0000cc
CIE-LAB 24.838, 57.403, -81.706
XYZ 9.671, 4.363, 47.907
xyY 0.156, 0.07, 4.363
CIE-LCH 24.838, 99.854, 305.09
CIE-LUV 24.838, -6.802, -93.281
Hunter-Lab 20.889, 46.09, -121.355
Binary 00010101, 00010110, 10111100

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Alternatives to #1516bc

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#1516bc Preview

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Shades and Tints of #1516bc

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, #01010c is the darkest color, while #f9f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #1516bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65656c is the less saturated color, while #0506cc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #1516bc 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.

  • #292929 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #252546 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004382 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004770 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004c4f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #073297 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #07358b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #073876 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population