#156b9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156b9c is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 31.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 201.8 degrees, a saturation of 76.3% and a lightness of 34.7%. #156b9c color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #000039. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#156b9c color description : Dark blue.

#156b9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156b9c has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 1403804.

Hex triplet 156b9c #156b9c
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 156 rgb(21,107,156)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 61.2 rgb(8.2%,42%,61.2%)
CMYK 87, 31, 0, 39
HSL 201.8°, 76.3, 34.7 hsl(201.8,76.3%,34.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.8°, 86.5, 61.2
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.875, -5.997, -33.328
XYZ 11.566, 13.074, 33.365
xyY 0.199, 0.225, 13.074
CIE-LCH 42.875, 33.863, 259.8
CIE-LUV 42.875, -26.485, -47.944
Hunter-Lab 36.158, -6.178, -29.399
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10011100

Color Schemes with #156b9c

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Alternatives to #156b9c

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#156b9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156b9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156b9c;}
.background {background-color:#156b9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #156b9c;}

Shades and Tints of #156b9c

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #eef7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156b9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525a5f is the less saturated color, while #0171b0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156b9c 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
  • #4a5b65 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b6b9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4e6da3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #426b9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #396ca0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07738a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population