#156bd6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156bd6 is composed of 8.2% red, 42% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 90.2% cyan, 50% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 213.3 degrees, a saturation of 82.1% and a lightness of 46.1%. #156bd6 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad6ff with #0000ad. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#156bd6 color description : Strong blue.

#156bd6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156bd6 has RGB values of R:21, G:107, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 1403862.

Hex triplet 156bd6 #156bd6
RGB Decimal 21, 107, 214 rgb(21,107,214)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42, 83.9 rgb(8.2%,42%,83.9%)
CMYK 90, 50, 0, 16
HSL 213.3°, 82.1, 46.1 hsl(213.3,82.1%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.3°, 90.2, 83.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.349, 16.79, -61.487
XYZ 17.702, 15.528, 65.679
xyY 0.179, 0.157, 15.528
CIE-LCH 46.349, 63.739, 285.273
CIE-LUV 46.349, -23.902, -94.086
Hunter-Lab 39.406, 11.225, -71.236
Binary 00010101, 01101011, 11010110

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Alternatives to #156bd6

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#156bd6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156bd6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156bd6;}
.background {background-color:#156bd6;}
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Shades and Tints of #156bd6

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, #020912 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156bd6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f757c is the less saturated color, while #0369e8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156bd6 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f6075 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e71d7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0077c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008088 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #256fd6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0773ca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0778a4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population