#16509e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #16509e is composed of 8.6% red, 31.4% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.1% cyan, 49.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 214.4 degrees, a saturation of 75.6% and a lightness of 35.3%. #16509e color hex could be obtained by blending #2ca0ff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 9
    • G 31
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#16509e color description : Dark blue.

#16509e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #16509e has RGB values of R:22, G:80, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1462430.

Hex triplet 16509e #16509e
RGB Decimal 22, 80, 158 rgb(22,80,158)
RGB Percent 8.6, 31.4, 62 rgb(8.6%,31.4%,62%)
CMYK 86, 49, 0, 38
HSL 214.4°, 75.6, 35.3 hsl(214.4,75.6%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.4°, 86.1, 62
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 34.753, 12.211, -47.47
XYZ 9.37, 8.376, 33.469
xyY 0.183, 0.164, 8.376
CIE-LCH 34.753, 49.015, 284.425
CIE-LUV 34.753, -17.455, -66.922
Hunter-Lab 28.941, 7.144, -48.307
Binary 00010110, 01010000, 10011110

Color Schemes with #16509e

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Alternatives to #16509e

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#16509e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #16509e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#16509e;}
.background {background-color:#16509e;}
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Shades and Tints of #16509e

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #f1f6fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #16509e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #545960 is the less saturated color, while #014db3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #16509e 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3e4a59 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2c58a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c98 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006369 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2455a0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #08579a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #085c7c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population