#aa15f9 Color Information

#aa15f9 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 #aa15f9. In RGB, it consists of 66.7% Red, 8.2% Green, and 97.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 31.7% Cyan, 91.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 2.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 279.2°, with saturation of 95% and lightness of 52.9%. The decimal value for #aa15f9 is 11146745, and its nearest "web safe" color is #9900ff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #aa15f9 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#aa15f9 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color170, 21, 249 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color66.7%, 8.2%, 97.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.333, 0.918, 0.024 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.317, 0.916, 0, 0.024 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color279.2°, 95.0%, 52.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color279.2°, 91.6%, 97.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color33.945, 15.922, 90.907 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color170, 21, 249 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11146745 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color46.872, 83.744, -79.926 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)46.872, 115.763, 316.336 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color46.872, 31.118, -125.306 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color39.902, 82.020, -107.145 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.241, 0.113, 15.922 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289336825 / 0xffaa15f9 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#9900ff Copy
Last Updated: February 21, 2024

Shades of #aa15f9

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #aa15f9, its pure hue is 279.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 95.0%, and its lightness is 52.9%. 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 #aa15f9, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #15031f to #9512da.

Tints of #aa15f9

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #aa15f9, its pure hue is 279.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 95.0%, and its lightness is 52.9%. 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 #aa15f9, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #b532fa to #f4e2fe.

Tones of #aa15f9

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #aa15f9, its pure hue is 279.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 95.0%, 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 #aa15f9, which range from #878787 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ac0fff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #aa15f9

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #aa15f9! For #aa15f9, 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, #aa15f9. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #aa15f9

This color, #aa15f9, consists of 66.7% Red, 8.2% Green, and 97.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 170, Green = 21, Blue = 249. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #aa15f9 is 31.7% Cyan, 91.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 2.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R66.7%
C31.7%
G8.2%
M91.6%
B97.6%
Y0.0%
K2.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 170 21 249
Octal 252 25 371
Hexa #aa #15 #f9
Binary 10101010 00010101 11111001
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 31 91 0 2
Octal 37 133 0 2
Hexa #1f #5b #00 #02
Binary 00011111 01011011 00000000 00000010

Analogous Colors of #aa15f9

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #aa15f9 — which has hue 279.2° — its analogous colors are located at 249.2° and 309.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aa15f9.

Triadic Colors of #aa15f9

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 #aa15f9 — which has hue 279.2° — its triadic colors are located at 39.2° and 279.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aa15f9.

Complementary Color of #aa15f9

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #aa15f9 — which has hue 279.2° — its complementary color is located at 99.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aa15f9.

Split Complementary Colors of #aa15f9

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 #aa15f9 — which has hue 279.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 69.2° and 279.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aa15f9.

Tetradic Colors of #aa15f9

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 #aa15f9 — which has hue 279.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 189.2°, 279.2°, 9.2°, and 99.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aa15f9.

Monochromatic Colors of #aa15f9

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #aa15f9, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #600690 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #d589fe (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #aa15f9

We want to make getting started with #aa15f9 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #aa15f9 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #aa15f9 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 #aa15f9 with other HTML elements.

#aa15f9 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #aa15f9.
<span style="color: #aa15f9;">The color of this text is #aa15f9.</span>

#aa15f9 Background Color

The background color for this text is #aa15f9.
<div style="background-color: #aa15f9; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #aa15f9.</div>

#aa15f9 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #aa15f9.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #aa15f9;">This color for the shadow of this text is #aa15f9.</span>

#aa15f9 Border Color

This is a div with border color #aa15f9.
<div style="border: #aa15f9 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #aa15f9.</div>

#aa15f9 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #aa15f9 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #aa15f9; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #aa15f9 on a white background.</div></div>

#aa15f9 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #aa15f9 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #aa15f9; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #aa15f9 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #aa15f9 to White

This is a gradient from #aa15f9 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#aa15f9,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#aa15f9,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#aa15f9,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#aa15f9,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #aa15f9 to white.</div>

Gradient from #aa15f9 to Black

This is a gradient from #aa15f9 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#aa15f9,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#aa15f9,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#aa15f9,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#aa15f9,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #aa15f9 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #aa15f9

In addition to using #aa15f9 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 #aa15f9 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #aa15f9, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 170, Green = 21, Blue = 249). If you need details about the color coordinates of #aa15f9 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 #aa15f9
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(170, 21, 249)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #aa15f9; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #aa15f9; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #aa15f9; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(170, 21, 249);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#aa15f9")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:170, green:21, blue:249, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:170 green:21 blue:249 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(170f, 21f, 249f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(170, 21, 249);
 

#aa15f9 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #aa15f9 the same way. For those with color blindness, #aa15f9 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #aa15f9 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #aa15f9 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 #aa15f9 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 #aa15f9 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 #aa15f9 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 5.0:1 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 #aa15f9 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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