#156c9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156c9f is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.8% cyan, 32.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 202.2 degrees, a saturation of 76.7% and a lightness of 35.3%. #156c9f color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00003f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#156c9f color description : Dark blue.

#156c9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156c9f has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1404063.

Hex triplet 156c9f #156c9f
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 159 rgb(21,108,159)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 62.4 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,62.4%)
CMYK 87, 32, 0, 38
HSL 202.2°, 76.7, 35.3 hsl(202.2,76.7%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.2°, 86.8, 62.4
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.34, -5.445, -34.372
XYZ 11.928, 13.387, 34.754
xyY 0.199, 0.223, 13.387
CIE-LCH 43.34, 34.8, 260.999
CIE-LUV 43.34, -26.662, -49.729
Hunter-Lab 36.588, -5.834, -30.707
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10011111

Color Schemes with #156c9f

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Alternatives to #156c9f

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#156c9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156c9f

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Shades and Tints of #156c9f

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #f1f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156c9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c61 is the less saturated color, while #0071b4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156c9f 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5c66 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b6c9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d6ea6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #426c9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #386da3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07748c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population