#156bcb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156bcb is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 89.7% cyan, 47.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 211.6 degrees, a saturation of 81.3% and a lightness of 43.9%. #156bcb color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 47
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#156bcb color description : Strong blue.

#156bcb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156bcb has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.47, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 1403851.

Hex triplet 156bcb #156bcb
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 203 rgb(21,107,203)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 79.6 rgb(8.2%,42%,79.6%)
CMYK 90, 47, 0, 20
HSL 211.6°, 81.3, 43.9 hsl(211.6,81.3%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.6°, 89.7, 79.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 45.614, 12.465, -56.385
XYZ 16.344, 14.985, 58.528
xyY 0.182, 0.167, 14.985
CIE-LCH 45.614, 57.747, 282.465
CIE-LUV 45.614, -24.284, -85.796
Hunter-Lab 38.711, 7.621, -62.545
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 11001011

Color Schemes with #156bcb

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Alternatives to #156bcb

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#156bcb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156bcb

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

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, #010407 is the darkest color, while #f5f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156bcb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b7075 is the less saturated color, while #046adc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156bcb 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
  • #3d70cb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0075c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007f86 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e6ecb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0771c5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07779f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population