#156c8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156c8d is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.1% cyan, 23.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 196.5 degrees, a saturation of 74.1% and a lightness of 31.8%. #156c8d color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00001b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#156c8d color description : Dark blue.

#156c8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156c8d has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1404045.

Hex triplet 156c8d #156c8d
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 141 rgb(21,108,141)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 55.3 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,55.3%)
CMYK 85, 23, 0, 45
HSL 196.5°, 74.1, 31.8 hsl(196.5,74.1%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.5°, 85.1, 55.3
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.47, -12.281, -25.021
XYZ 10.478, 12.807, 27.118
xyY 0.208, 0.254, 12.807
CIE-LCH 42.47, 27.873, 243.858
CIE-LUV 42.47, -27.729, -34.448
Hunter-Lab 35.786, -10.361, -19.877
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10001101

Color Schemes with #156c8d

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Alternatives to #156c8d

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#156c8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156c8d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156c8d;}
.background {background-color:#156c8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #156c8d;}

Shades and Tints of #156c8d

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f2fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156c8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5355 is the less saturated color, while #0274a0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156c8d 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495a61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #626b8d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a6b96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #466b8d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #416b92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077284 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population