#156bbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156bbb is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.8% cyan, 42.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 208.9 degrees, a saturation of 79.8% and a lightness of 40.8%. #156bbb color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#156bbb color description : Strong blue.

#156bbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156bbb has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 1403835.

Hex triplet 156bbb #156bbb
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 187 rgb(21,107,187)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 73.3 rgb(8.2%,42%,73.3%)
CMYK 89, 43, 0, 27
HSL 208.9°, 79.8, 40.8 hsl(208.9,79.8%,40.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.9°, 88.8, 73.3
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.605, 6.146, -48.77
XYZ 14.535, 14.261, 48.998
xyY 0.187, 0.183, 14.261
CIE-LCH 44.605, 49.156, 277.183
CIE-LUV 44.605, -24.929, -73.337
Hunter-Lab 37.764, 2.613, -50.492
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 10111011

Color Schemes with #156bbb

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Alternatives to #156bbb

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#156bbb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156bbb

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

Shades and Tints of #156bbb

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, #01060b is the darkest color, while #f8fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156bbb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65686b is the less saturated color, while #056ccb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156bbb 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c5d6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b6ebb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1c72be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007c84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #376dbb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1970bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077698 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population