#156bc9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156bc9 is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 89.6% cyan, 46.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 211.3 degrees, a saturation of 81.1% and a lightness of 43.5%. #156bc9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #000093. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 47
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#156bc9 color description : Strong blue.

#156bc9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156bc9 has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.47, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 1403849.

Hex triplet 156bc9 #156bc9
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 201 rgb(21,107,201)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 78.8 rgb(8.2%,42%,78.8%)
CMYK 90, 47, 0, 21
HSL 211.3°, 81.1, 43.5 hsl(211.3,81.1%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.3°, 89.6, 78.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 45.484, 11.676, -55.446
XYZ 16.107, 14.89, 57.28
xyY 0.182, 0.169, 14.89
CIE-LCH 45.484, 56.662, 281.892
CIE-LUV 45.484, -24.358, -84.265
Hunter-Lab 38.588, 6.979, -60.999
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 11001001

Color Schemes with #156bc9

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Alternatives to #156bc9

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#156bc9 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156bc9;}
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Shades and Tints of #156bc9

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, #010306 is the darkest color, while #f3f8fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156bc9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a6f74 is the less saturated color, while #046ada is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156bc9 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e5f72 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f70c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0075c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007e86 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #306ec9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0771c4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07779e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population