#156c8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156c8f is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.3% cyan, 24.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 197.2 degrees, a saturation of 74.4% and a lightness of 32.2%. #156c8f color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00001f. 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

#156c8f color description : Dark blue.

#156c8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156c8f has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1404047.

Hex triplet 156c8f #156c8f
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 143 rgb(21,108,143)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 56.1 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,56.1%)
CMYK 85, 24, 0, 44
HSL 197.2°, 74.4, 32.2 hsl(197.2,74.4%,32.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.2°, 85.3, 56.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.562, -11.534, -26.076
XYZ 10.628, 12.867, 27.908
xyY 0.207, 0.25, 12.867
CIE-LCH 42.562, 28.513, 246.139
CIE-LUV 42.562, -27.605, -36.157
Hunter-Lab 35.87, -9.883, -21.021
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10001111

Color Schemes with #156c8f

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Alternatives to #156c8f

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#156c8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156c8f

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.text {color:#156c8f;}
.background {background-color:#156c8f;}
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Shades and Tints of #156c8f

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f4fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156c8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5456 is the less saturated color, while #0274a2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156c8f 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
  • #596b98 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #456b8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #406b94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077385 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population