#156a9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156a9f is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.8% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 203 degrees, a saturation of 76.7% and a lightness of 35.3%. #156a9f color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #00003f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#156a9f color description : Dark blue.

#156a9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156a9f has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1403551.

Hex triplet 156a9f #156a9f
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 159 rgb(21,106,159)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 62.4 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,62.4%)
CMYK 87, 33, 0, 38
HSL 203°, 76.7, 35.3 hsl(203,76.7%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 203°, 86.8, 62.4
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.717, -4.228, -35.354
XYZ 11.72, 12.97, 34.685
xyY 0.197, 0.218, 12.97
CIE-LCH 42.717, 35.606, 263.181
CIE-LUV 42.717, -25.974, -51.193
Hunter-Lab 36.013, -4.934, -31.893
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10011111

Color Schemes with #156a9f

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Alternatives to #156a9f

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#156a9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156a9f

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Shades and Tints of #156a9f

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #f1f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156a9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c61 is the less saturated color, while #006fb4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156a9f 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5b65 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #596b9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #496da5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #406a9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #366ba3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07728a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population