#156c8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156c8e is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.2% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 196.9 degrees, a saturation of 74.2% and a lightness of 32%. #156c8e color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#156c8e color description : Dark blue.

#156c8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156c8e has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1404046.

Hex triplet 156c8e #156c8e
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 142 rgb(21,108,142)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 55.7 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,55.7%)
CMYK 85, 24, 0, 44
HSL 196.9°, 74.2, 32 hsl(196.9,74.2%,32%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.9°, 85.2, 55.7
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.516, -11.908, -25.549
XYZ 10.553, 12.837, 27.511
xyY 0.207, 0.252, 12.837
CIE-LCH 42.516, 28.188, 245.011
CIE-LUV 42.516, -27.667, -35.303
Hunter-Lab 35.828, -10.123, -20.447
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10001110

Color Schemes with #156c8e

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Alternatives to #156c8e

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#156c8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156c8e

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Shades and Tints of #156c8e

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, #010405 is the darkest color, while #f3fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156c8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5356 is the less saturated color, while #0274a1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156c8e 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
  • #616b8e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a6b97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00767f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #456b8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #416b93 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077284 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population