#156aa6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156aa6 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.3% cyan, 36.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 204.8 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 36.7%. #156aa6 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#156aa6 color description : Dark blue.

#156aa6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156aa6 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 1403558.

Hex triplet 156aa6 #156aa6
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 166 rgb(21,106,166)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 65.1 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,65.1%)
CMYK 87, 36, 0, 35
HSL 204.8°, 77.5, 36.7 hsl(204.8,77.5%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.8°, 87.3, 65.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.092, -1.497, -38.898
XYZ 12.345, 13.22, 37.975
xyY 0.194, 0.208, 13.22
CIE-LCH 43.092, 38.927, 267.796
CIE-LUV 43.092, -25.602, -57.008
Hunter-Lab 36.359, -3.023, -36.475
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10100110

Color Schemes with #156aa6

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Alternatives to #156aa6

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#156aa6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156aa6

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #156aa6

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, #010609 is the darkest color, while #f7fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156aa6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5e5e is the less saturated color, while #076cb4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156aa6 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
  • #4a5b67 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #566ba5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #426eac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007880 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e6ba5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #316ca9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07738e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population