#156c97 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156c97 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.1% cyan, 28.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 199.8 degrees, a saturation of 75.6% and a lightness of 33.7%. #156c97 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#156c97 color description : Dark blue.

#156c97 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156c97 has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 1404055.

Hex triplet 156c97 #156c97
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 151 rgb(21,108,151)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 59.2 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,59.2%)
CMYK 86, 28, 0, 41
HSL 199.8°, 75.6, 33.7 hsl(199.8,75.6%,33.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.8°, 86.1, 59.2
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.94, -8.513, -30.255
XYZ 11.256, 13.118, 31.215
xyY 0.202, 0.236, 13.118
CIE-LCH 42.94, 31.429, 254.285
CIE-LUV 42.94, -27.122, -42.971
Hunter-Lab 36.219, -7.907, -25.746
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10010111

Color Schemes with #156c97

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Alternatives to #156c97

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#156c97 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #156c97

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, #02090d is the darkest color, while #fbfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156c97

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51585b is the less saturated color, while #0173ab is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156c97 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5b64 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e6b96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #536d9f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007880 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #446b96 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3d6c9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077388 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population