#156ab9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156ab9 is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.6% cyan, 42.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 208.9 degrees, a saturation of 79.6% and a lightness of 40.4%. #156ab9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#156ab9 color description : Strong blue.

#156ab9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156ab9 has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 1403577.

Hex triplet 156ab9 #156ab9
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 185 rgb(21,106,185)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 72.5 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,72.5%)
CMYK 89, 43, 0, 27
HSL 208.9°, 79.6, 40.4 hsl(208.9,79.6%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.9°, 88.6, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.188, 5.99, -48.276
XYZ 14.218, 13.969, 47.843
xyY 0.187, 0.184, 13.969
CIE-LCH 44.188, 48.646, 277.073
CIE-LUV 44.188, -24.697, -72.401
Hunter-Lab 37.375, 2.498, -49.733
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 10111001

Color Schemes with #156ab9

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Alternatives to #156ab9

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#156ab9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156ab9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156ab9;}
.background {background-color:#156ab9;}
.border {border:1px solid #156ab9;}

Shades and Tints of #156ab9

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, #010509 is the darkest color, while #f6fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156ab9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64676a is the less saturated color, while #056bc9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156ab9 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c5d6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b6db9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1e71bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #376cb9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a6fbb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077596 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population