#156ab8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156ab8 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.6% cyan, 42.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 208.7 degrees, a saturation of 79.5% and a lightness of 40.2%. #156ab8 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #000071. 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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#156ab8 color description : Strong blue.

#156ab8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156ab8 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 1403576.

Hex triplet 156ab8 #156ab8
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 184 rgb(21,106,184)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 72.2 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,72.2%)
CMYK 89, 42, 0, 28
HSL 208.7°, 79.5, 40.2 hsl(208.7,79.5%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.7°, 88.6, 72.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.128, 5.595, -47.791
XYZ 14.113, 13.927, 47.289
xyY 0.187, 0.185, 13.927
CIE-LCH 44.128, 48.117, 276.677
CIE-LUV 44.128, -24.741, -71.607
Hunter-Lab 37.319, 2.196, -49.007
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10111000

Color Schemes with #156ab8

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Alternatives to #156ab8

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#156ab8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156ab8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156ab8;}
.background {background-color:#156ab8;}
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Shades and Tints of #156ab8

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, #010508 is the darkest color, while #f5fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156ab8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646769 is the less saturated color, while #056bc8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156ab8 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
  • #4b6db8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2171bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #376cb8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1d6eba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077496 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population