#156aa3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156aa3 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 63.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.1% cyan, 35% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.1% black. It has a hue angle of 204.1 degrees, a saturation of 77.2% and a lightness of 36.1%. #156aa3 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #000047. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#156aa3 color description : Dark blue.

#156aa3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156aa3 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:163 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 1403555.

Hex triplet 156aa3 #156aa3
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 163 rgb(21,106,163)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 63.9 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,63.9%)
CMYK 87, 35, 0, 36
HSL 204.1°, 77.2, 36.1 hsl(204.1,77.2%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.1°, 87.1, 63.9
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.93, -2.67, -37.385
XYZ 12.073, 13.111, 36.543
xyY 0.196, 0.212, 13.111
CIE-LCH 42.93, 37.48, 265.915
CIE-LUV 42.93, -25.759, -54.524
Hunter-Lab 36.209, -3.851, -34.491
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10100011

Color Schemes with #156aa3

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Alternatives to #156aa3

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#156aa3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156aa3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156aa3;}
.background {background-color:#156aa3;}
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Shades and Tints of #156aa3

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, #010407 is the darkest color, while #f4fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156aa3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5c5c is the less saturated color, while #076db1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156aa3 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
  • #576ba2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #456da9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00787f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f6aa2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #336ca7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07728c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population