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#1521bb Hex Color Code

#1521bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #1521bb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #1521bb is comprised of 8.24% red, 12.94% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #1521bb has a hue of 236° (degrees), 80% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.15 nm.

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#1521bb linear gradient to complementary #00d000

  1. #1521bb
  2. #4742a7
  3. #585f92
  4. #5d7c7c
  5. #599863
  6. #47b445
  7. #00d000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0016ae
  2. #001ab2
  3. #041db7
  4. #1521bb
  5. #2025bf
  6. #2828c4
  7. #302cc8

Tones

  1. #1521bb
  2. #3a2ead
  3. #4c3ba0
  4. #584692
  5. #605284
  6. #655d76
  7. #686868

Tints and Shades

#1521bb to white

  1. #1521bb
  2. #5844c7
  3. #8067d3
  4. #a38cdf
  5. #c3b1ea
  6. #e1d7f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#1521bb to black

  1. #1521bb
  2. #1e1e99
  3. #201a79
  4. #1e165a
  5. #1a123d
  6. #140b21
  7. #000000 / #000

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#1521bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#1521bb foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #1521bb">…</p>

#1521bb background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #1521bb">…</p>

#1521bb shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #1521bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1384891
Binary
00010101, 00100001, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#1521bb
LRV
≈ 4.8%
Closest short hex
#12b ΔE = 0.210
RGB
rgb(21, 33, 187)
RGBA
rgba(21, 33, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.087, g: 0.137, b: 0.776
RYB
red: 8.235%, yellow: 12.624%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15392325 / 0xff1521bb
HSL
hsl(236, 80%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 80%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.663), saturation: 89% (0.888), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 235.663, saturation: 88.770%, perceived brightness: 27.049%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.224, S: 93.601, L: 26.256
Cubehelix
H: -126.617, S: 1.893, L: 0.182
TSL
T: -2.775, S: 0.423, L: 0.184
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.888), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 87% (0.871), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 9.820, Y: 4.834, Z: 47.420
xyY
x: 0.158, y: 0.078, Y: 4.834
CIELab
L: 26.256, a: 52.478, b: -78.744
CIELuv
L: 26.256, u: -7.832, v: -93.738
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.256, C: 94.629, H: 303.681
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.256, C: 94.064, H: 265.224
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.986, a: 41.250, b: -112.488
CIECAM02
J: 17.567, C: 72.297, h: 260.965, Q: 82.577, M: 63.223, s: 87.500, H: 311.590
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.933, jaune: -14.640, green: 2.977
LMS
L: 1.571, M: 1.585, S: 46.728
YCbCr
Y: 56.355, Cb: 197.382, Cr: 111.798
YCoCg
Y: 68.500, Cg: -35.500, Co: -36.250
YDbDr
Y: 46.968, Db: 210.682, Dr: 49.414
YPbPr
Y: 41.532, Pb: 78.380, Pr: -13.084
xvYCC
Y: 51.669, Cb: 196.851, Cr: 116.507
YIQ
Y: 46.968, I: -56.623, Q: 45.377
YUV
Y: 46.968, U: 68.910, V: -22.782
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 17.538
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 5.336

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