#156b8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156b8f is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.3% cyan, 25.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 197.7 degrees, a saturation of 74.4% and a lightness of 32.2%. #156b8f color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #00001f. 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

#156b8f color description : Dark blue.

#156b8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156b8f has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1403791.

Hex triplet 156b8f #156b8f
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 143 rgb(21,107,143)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 56.1 rgb(8.2%,42%,56.1%)
CMYK 85, 25, 0, 44
HSL 197.7°, 74.4, 32.2 hsl(197.7,74.4%,32.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.7°, 85.3, 56.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.242, -10.95, -26.574
XYZ 10.524, 12.657, 27.873
xyY 0.206, 0.248, 12.657
CIE-LCH 42.242, 28.742, 247.606
CIE-LUV 42.242, -27.248, -36.92
Hunter-Lab 35.577, -9.459, -21.549
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10001111

Color Schemes with #156b8f

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Alternatives to #156b8f

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#156b8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156b8f

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Shades and Tints of #156b8f

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f4fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156b8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5456 is the less saturated color, while #0273a2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156b8f 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
  • #485961 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #606a8f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #586b97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00767e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #446a8f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f6b94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077284 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population