#156b8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156b8b is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.9% cyan, 23% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 196.3 degrees, a saturation of 73.8% and a lightness of 31.4%. #156b8b color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#156b8b color description : Dark blue.

#156b8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156b8b has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1403787.

Hex triplet 156b8b #156b8b
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 139 rgb(21,107,139)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 54.5 rgb(8.2%,42%,54.5%)
CMYK 85, 23, 0, 45
HSL 196.3°, 73.8, 31.4 hsl(196.3,73.8%,31.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.3°, 84.9, 54.5
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.059, -12.446, -24.463
XYZ 10.226, 12.538, 26.306
xyY 0.208, 0.256, 12.538
CIE-LCH 42.059, 27.447, 243.035
CIE-LUV 42.059, -27.495, -33.505
Hunter-Lab 35.409, -10.416, -19.261
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10001011

Color Schemes with #156b8b

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Alternatives to #156b8b

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#156b8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156b8b

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Shades and Tints of #156b8b

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 #f1fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156b8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c5254 is the less saturated color, while #03739d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156b8b 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #485960 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #616a8b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a6a94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #456a8b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #416a90 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077182 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population