#156a8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156a8d is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.1% cyan, 24.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 197.5 degrees, a saturation of 74.1% and a lightness of 31.8%. #156a8d color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #00001b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#156a8d color description : Dark blue.

#156a8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156a8d has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1403533.

Hex triplet 156a8d #156a8d
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 141 rgb(21,106,141)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 55.3 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,55.3%)
CMYK 85, 25, 0, 45
HSL 197.5°, 74.1, 31.8 hsl(197.5,74.1%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.5°, 85.1, 55.3
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 41.829, -11.116, -26.02
XYZ 10.27, 12.39, 27.048
xyY 0.207, 0.249, 12.39
CIE-LCH 41.829, 28.295, 246.868
CIE-LUV 41.829, -27.014, -35.976
Hunter-Lab 35.199, -9.518, -20.921
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10001101

Color Schemes with #156a8d

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Alternatives to #156a8d

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#156a8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156a8d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156a8d;}
.background {background-color:#156a8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #156a8d;}

Shades and Tints of #156a8d

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f2fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156a8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5355 is the less saturated color, while #0272a0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156a8d 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #485960 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f698d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #576a96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #44698d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f6a92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077183 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population