#156ab3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156ab3 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.3% cyan, 40.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 207.7 degrees, a saturation of 79% and a lightness of 39.2%. #156ab3 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#156ab3 color description : Strong blue.

#156ab3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156ab3 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 1403571.

Hex triplet 156ab3 #156ab3
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 179 rgb(21,106,179)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 70.2 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,70.2%)
CMYK 88, 41, 0, 30
HSL 207.7°, 79, 39.2 hsl(207.7,79%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.7°, 88.3, 70.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 43.83, 3.619, -45.352
XYZ 13.598, 13.721, 44.577
xyY 0.189, 0.191, 13.721
CIE-LCH 43.83, 45.496, 274.562
CIE-LUV 43.83, -24.966, -67.607
Hunter-Lab 37.042, 0.704, -45.422
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10110011

Color Schemes with #156ab3

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Alternatives to #156ab3

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#156ab3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156ab3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156ab3;}
.background {background-color:#156ab3;}
.border {border:1px solid #156ab3;}

Shades and Tints of #156ab3

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 #156ab3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626466 is the less saturated color, while #066bc2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156ab3 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5c6b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f6db3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2e70b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007a82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a6cb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #256eb5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077493 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population