#156aa1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156aa1 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87% cyan, 34.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 203.6 degrees, a saturation of 76.9% and a lightness of 35.7%. #156aa1 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #000043. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#156aa1 color description : Dark blue.

#156aa1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156aa1 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 1403553.

Hex triplet 156aa1 #156aa1
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 161 rgb(21,106,161)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 63.1 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,63.1%)
CMYK 87, 34, 0, 37
HSL 203.6°, 76.9, 35.7 hsl(203.6,76.9%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.6°, 87, 63.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.823, -3.45, -36.372
XYZ 11.895, 13.04, 35.606
xyY 0.196, 0.215, 13.04
CIE-LCH 42.823, 36.535, 264.582
CIE-LUV 42.823, -25.866, -52.861
Hunter-Lab 36.11, -4.395, -33.185
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10100001

Color Schemes with #156aa1

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Alternatives to #156aa1

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#156aa1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156aa1

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #156aa1

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, #010305 is the darkest color, while #f2f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156aa1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #545d62 is the less saturated color, while #006fb6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156aa1 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
  • #4a5b66 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #586ba0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #476da7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f6aa0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #356ca5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07728b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population