#145e8e Color Information

#145e8e Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #145e8e. In RGB, it consists of 7.8% Red, 36.9% Green, and 55.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 85.9% Cyan, 33.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 44.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 203.6°, with saturation of 75.3% and lightness of 31.8%. The decimal value for #145e8e is 1334926, and its nearest "web safe" color is #006699. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #145e8e is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#145e8e Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color20, 94, 142 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color7.8%, 36.9%, 55.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.922, 0.631, 0.443 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.859, 0.338, 0, 0.443 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color203.6°, 75.3%, 31.8% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color203.6°, 85.9%, 55.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color9.174, 10.107, 27.059 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color20, 66, 142 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code1334926 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color38.034, -3.552, -32.579 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)38.034, 32.772, 263.779 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color38.034, -22.834, -45.679 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color31.792, -4.128, -28.209 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.198, 0.218, 10.107 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4279525006 / 0xff145e8e Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#006699 Copy
Last Updated: April 20, 2024

Shades of #145e8e

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #145e8e, its pure hue is 203.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 75.3%, and its lightness is 31.8%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #145e8e, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #030c12 to #12527c.

Tints of #145e8e

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #145e8e, its pure hue is 203.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 75.3%, and its lightness is 31.8%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #145e8e, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #31729c to #e2ebf1.

Tones of #145e8e

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #145e8e, its pure hue is 203.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 75.3%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #145e8e, which range from #515151 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #0062a2 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #145e8e

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #145e8e! For #145e8e, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #145e8e. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #145e8e

This color, #145e8e, consists of 7.8% Red, 36.9% Green, and 55.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 20, Green = 94, Blue = 142. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #145e8e is 85.9% Cyan, 33.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 44.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R7.8%
C85.9%
G36.9%
M33.8%
B55.7%
Y0.0%
K44.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 20 94 142
Octal 24 136 216
Hexa #14 #5e #8e
Binary 00010100 01011110 10001110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 85 33 0 44
Octal 125 41 0 54
Hexa #55 #21 #00 #2c
Binary 01010101 00100001 00000000 00101100

Analogous Colors of #145e8e

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #145e8e — which has hue 203.6° — its analogous colors are located at 173.6° and 233.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #145e8e.

Triadic Colors of #145e8e

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #145e8e — which has hue 203.6° — its triadic colors are located at 83.6° and 323.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #145e8e.

Complementary Color of #145e8e

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #145e8e — which has hue 203.6° — its complementary color is located at 23.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #145e8e.

Split Complementary Colors of #145e8e

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #145e8e — which has hue 203.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 53.6° and 353.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #145e8e.

Tetradic Colors of #145e8e

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #145e8e — which has hue 203.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 113.6°, 203.6°, 293.6°, and 23.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #145e8e.

Monochromatic Colors of #145e8e

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #145e8e, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #0f2e42 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #0f90e4 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #145e8e

We want to make getting started with #145e8e on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #145e8e into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #145e8e can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #145e8e with other HTML elements.

#145e8e Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #145e8e.
<span style="color: #145e8e;">The color of this text is #145e8e.</span>

#145e8e Background Color

The background color for this text is #145e8e.
<div style="background-color: #145e8e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #145e8e.</div>

#145e8e Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #145e8e.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #145e8e;">This color for the shadow of this text is #145e8e.</span>

#145e8e Border Color

This is a div with border color #145e8e.
<div style="border: #145e8e 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #145e8e.</div>

#145e8e Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #145e8e on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #145e8e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #145e8e on a white background.</div></div>

#145e8e Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #145e8e on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #145e8e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #145e8e on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #145e8e to White

This is a gradient from #145e8e to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#145e8e,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#145e8e,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#145e8e,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#145e8e,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #145e8e to white.</div>

Gradient from #145e8e to Black

This is a gradient from #145e8e to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#145e8e,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#145e8e,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#145e8e,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#145e8e,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #145e8e to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #145e8e

In addition to using #145e8e on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #145e8e in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #145e8e, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 20, Green = 94, Blue = 142). If you need details about the color coordinates of #145e8e in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #145e8e
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(20, 94, 142)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #145e8e; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #145e8e; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #145e8e; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(20, 94, 142);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#145e8e")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:20, green:94, blue:142, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:20 green:94 blue:142 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(20f, 94f, 142f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(20, 94, 142);
 

#145e8e Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #145e8e the same way. For those with color blindness, #145e8e might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #145e8e looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #145e8e is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #145e8e looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #145e8e will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #145e8e is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 7.0:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #145e8e would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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