#156ab7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156ab7 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.5% cyan, 42.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 208.5 degrees, a saturation of 79.4% and a lightness of 40%. #156ab7 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #00006f. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 28
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#156ab7 color description : Strong blue.

#156ab7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156ab7 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 1403575.

Hex triplet 156ab7 #156ab7
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 183 rgb(21,106,183)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 71.8 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,71.8%)
CMYK 89, 42, 0, 28
HSL 208.5°, 79.4, 40 hsl(208.5,79.4%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.5°, 88.5, 71.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.068, 5.199, -47.305
XYZ 14.009, 13.885, 46.739
xyY 0.188, 0.186, 13.885
CIE-LCH 44.068, 47.59, 276.272
CIE-LUV 44.068, -24.785, -70.81
Hunter-Lab 37.263, 1.895, -48.284
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10110111

Color Schemes with #156ab7

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Alternatives to #156ab7

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#156ab7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156ab7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156ab7;}
.background {background-color:#156ab7;}
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Shades and Tints of #156ab7

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 #f4f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156ab7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636669 is the less saturated color, while #056bc7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156ab7 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
  • #4b5c6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c6db7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2471ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #386cb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1f6eb9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077495 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population