#3b159d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b159d is composed of 23.1% red, 8.2% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62.4% cyan, 86.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 256.8 degrees, a saturation of 76.4% and a lightness of 34.9%. #3b159d color hex could be obtained by blending #762aff with #00003b. Closest websafe color is: #330099.

    • R 23
    • G 8
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 87
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#3b159d color description : Dark violet.

#3b159d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b159d has RGB values of R:59, G:21, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.87, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 3872157.

Hex triplet 3b159d #3b159d
RGB Decimal 59, 21, 157 rgb(59,21,157)
RGB Percent 23.1, 8.2, 61.6 rgb(23.1%,8.2%,61.6%)
CMYK 62, 87, 0, 38
HSL 256.8°, 76.4, 34.9 hsl(256.8,76.4%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 256.8°, 86.6, 61.6
Web Safe 330099 #330099
CIE-LAB 23.339, 50.979, -65.45
XYZ 8.156, 3.9, 32.219
xyY 0.184, 0.088, 3.9
CIE-LCH 23.339, 82.961, 307.915
CIE-LUV 23.339, 0.586, -76.885
Hunter-Lab 19.749, 39.162, -82.905
Binary 00111011, 00010101, 10011101

Color Schemes with #3b159d

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Alternatives to #3b159d

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#3b159d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b159d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b159d;}
.background {background-color:#3b159d;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b159d;}

Shades and Tints of #3b159d

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f3effd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b159d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #56535f is the less saturated color, while #3200b2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b159d 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.

  • #303030 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #322b46 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00407c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00436b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00484d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #153088 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #15327d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #15356a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population