#156b8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156b8e is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.2% cyan, 24.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 197.4 degrees, a saturation of 74.2% and a lightness of 32%. #156b8e color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#156b8e color description : Dark blue.

#156b8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156b8e has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1403790.

Hex triplet 156b8e #156b8e
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 142 rgb(21,107,142)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 55.7 rgb(8.2%,42%,55.7%)
CMYK 85, 25, 0, 44
HSL 197.4°, 74.2, 32 hsl(197.4,74.2%,32%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.4°, 85.2, 55.7
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.196, -11.325, -26.048
XYZ 10.448, 12.627, 27.476
xyY 0.207, 0.25, 12.627
CIE-LCH 42.196, 28.403, 246.501
CIE-LUV 42.196, -27.309, -36.067
Hunter-Lab 35.534, -9.7, -20.971
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10001110

Color Schemes with #156b8e

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Alternatives to #156b8e

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#156b8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156b8e

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.text {color:#156b8e;}
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Shades and Tints of #156b8e

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, #010405 is the darkest color, while #f3fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156b8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5356 is the less saturated color, while #0273a1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156b8e 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
  • #606a8e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #586a97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00767e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #456a8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #406a93 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077284 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population