#156b97 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156b97 is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.1% cyan, 29.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 200.3 degrees, a saturation of 75.6% and a lightness of 33.7%. #156b97 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #00002f. 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

#156b97 color description : Dark blue.

#156b97 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156b97 has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 1403799.

Hex triplet 156b97 #156b97
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 151 rgb(21,107,151)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 59.2 rgb(8.2%,42%,59.2%)
CMYK 86, 29, 0, 41
HSL 200.3°, 75.6, 33.7 hsl(200.3,75.6%,33.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.3°, 86.1, 59.2
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.625, -7.917, -30.75
XYZ 11.151, 12.908, 31.18
xyY 0.202, 0.234, 12.908
CIE-LCH 42.625, 31.753, 255.563
CIE-LUV 42.625, -26.772, -43.722
Hunter-Lab 35.928, -7.47, -26.306
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10010111

Color Schemes with #156b97

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Alternatives to #156b97

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#156b97 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #156b97

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, #02090d is the darkest color, while #fbfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156b97

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51585b is the less saturated color, while #0171ab is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156b97 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
  • #5d6b96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #526c9f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #436b96 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3b6b9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077288 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population