#156aed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156aed is composed of 8.2% red, 41.6% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 91.1% cyan, 55.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 216.4 degrees, a saturation of 85.7% and a lightness of 50.6%. #156aed color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad4ff with #0000db. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 91
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#156aed color description : Vivid blue.

#156aed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156aed has RGB values of R:21, G:106, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.91, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 1403629.

Hex triplet 156aed #156aed
RGB Decimal 21, 106, 237 rgb(21,106,237)
RGB Percent 8.2, 41.6, 92.9 rgb(8.2%,41.6%,92.9%)
CMYK 91, 55, 0, 7
HSL 216.4°, 85.7, 50.6 hsl(216.4,85.7%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.4°, 91.1, 92.9
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 47.727, 26.364, -72.254
XYZ 20.746, 16.58, 82.223
xyY 0.174, 0.139, 16.58
CIE-LCH 47.727, 76.913, 290.046
CIE-LUV 47.727, -22.99, -111.192
Hunter-Lab 40.719, 19.687, -91.221
Binary 00010101, 01101010, 11101101

Color Schemes with #156aed

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Alternatives to #156aed

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#156aed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156aed

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

Shades and Tints of #156aed

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, #000103 is the darkest color, while #f0f5fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156aed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #808182 is the less saturated color, while #0b68f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156aed 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #51627c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0074e5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007bc8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00848b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0770e7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0775d5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077aaf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population