#156aa8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156aa8 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.5% cyan, 36.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 205.3 degrees, a saturation of 77.8% and a lightness of 37.1%. #156aa8 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #000051. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#156aa8 color description : Dark blue.

#156aa8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156aa8 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 1403560.

Hex triplet 156aa8 #156aa8
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 168 rgb(21,106,168)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 65.9 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,65.9%)
CMYK 88, 37, 0, 34
HSL 205.3°, 77.8, 37.1 hsl(205.3,77.8%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.3°, 87.5, 65.9
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.202, -0.713, -39.901
XYZ 12.529, 13.294, 38.949
xyY 0.193, 0.205, 13.294
CIE-LCH 43.202, 39.908, 268.976
CIE-LUV 43.202, -25.5, -58.657
Hunter-Lab 36.46, -2.464, -37.815
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10101000

Color Schemes with #156aa8

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Alternatives to #156aa8

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#156aa8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156aa8

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #156aa8

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, #01070b is the darkest color, while #f9fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156aa8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e5f5f is the less saturated color, while #066cb7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156aa8 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5c68 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #556ca8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3f6ead Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007880 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d6ba8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #306cab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07738e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population