#156b96 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156b96 is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86% cyan, 28.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 41.2% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 75.4% and a lightness of 33.5%. #156b96 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #00002d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#156b96 color description : Dark blue.

#156b96 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156b96 has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 1403798.

Hex triplet 156b96 #156b96
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 150 rgb(21,107,150)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 58.8 rgb(8.2%,42%,58.8%)
CMYK 86, 29, 0, 41
HSL 200°, 75.4, 33.5 hsl(200,75.4%,33.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 86, 58.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.576, -8.298, -30.231
XYZ 11.071, 12.876, 30.754
xyY 0.202, 0.235, 12.876
CIE-LCH 42.576, 31.35, 254.65
CIE-LUV 42.576, -26.83, -42.875
Hunter-Lab 35.883, -7.724, -25.698
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10010110

Color Schemes with #156b96

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Alternatives to #156b96

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#156b96 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #156b96

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, #02090c is the darkest color, while #fafdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156b96

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #50575b is the less saturated color, while #0172aa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156b96 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495a63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e6b95 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #526c9e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #436b95 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3c6b9b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077287 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population