#156c79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156c79 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 82.6% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 187.8 degrees, a saturation of 70.4% and a lightness of 27.8%. #156c79 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #006666.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 83
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#156c79 color description : Dark cyan.

#156c79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156c79 has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.83, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 1404025.

Hex triplet 156c79 #156c79
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 121 rgb(21,108,121)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 47.5 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,47.5%)
CMYK 83, 11, 0, 53
HSL 187.8°, 70.4, 27.8 hsl(187.8,70.4%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.8°, 82.6, 47.5
Web Safe 006666 #006666
CIE-LAB 41.633, -19.496, -14.274
XYZ 9.122, 12.264, 19.975
xyY 0.221, 0.297, 12.264
CIE-LCH 41.633, 24.163, 216.21
CIE-LUV 41.633, -29.022, -17.36
Hunter-Lab 35.02, -14.79, -9.303
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 01111001

Color Schemes with #156c79

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Alternatives to #156c79

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#156c79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156c79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156c79;}
.background {background-color:#156c79;}
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Shades and Tints of #156c79

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, #010404 is the darkest color, while #f2fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156c79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #464848 is the less saturated color, while #057889 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156c79 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #47585b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #676979 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #656884 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1d747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #496a79 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #486980 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1a717b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population