#156b99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156b99 is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.3% cyan, 30.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 200.9 degrees, a saturation of 75.9% and a lightness of 34.1%. #156b99 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#156b99 color description : Dark blue.

#156b99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156b99 has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 1403801.

Hex triplet 156b99 #156b99
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 153 rgb(21,107,153)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 60 rgb(8.2%,42%,60%)
CMYK 86, 30, 0, 40
HSL 200.9°, 75.9, 34.1 hsl(200.9,75.9%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.9°, 86.3, 60
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.724, -7.151, -31.784
XYZ 11.315, 12.974, 32.043
xyY 0.201, 0.23, 12.974
CIE-LCH 42.724, 32.578, 257.321
CIE-LUV 42.724, -26.656, -45.414
Hunter-Lab 36.019, -6.958, -27.532
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10011001

Color Schemes with #156b99

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Alternatives to #156b99

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#156b99 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156b99;}
.background {background-color:#156b99;}
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Shades and Tints of #156b99

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, #020b0f is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156b99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51595d is the less saturated color, while #0171ad is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156b99 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5b64 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c6b98 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #506ca0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #426b98 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3a6c9d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077288 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population