#156ca9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156ca9 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.6% cyan, 36.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 204.7 degrees, a saturation of 77.9% and a lightness of 37.3%. #156ca9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #000053. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#156ca9 color description : Dark blue.

#156ca9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156ca9 has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 1404073.

Hex triplet 156ca9 #156ca9
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 169 rgb(21,108,169)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 66.3 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,66.3%)
CMYK 88, 36, 0, 34
HSL 204.7°, 77.9, 37.3 hsl(204.7,77.9%,37.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.7°, 87.6, 66.3
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.869, -1.56, -39.431
XYZ 12.832, 13.748, 39.511
xyY 0.194, 0.208, 13.748
CIE-LCH 43.869, 39.462, 267.735
CIE-LUV 43.869, -26.12, -58.066
Hunter-Lab 37.078, -3.114, -37.226
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10101001

Color Schemes with #156ca9

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Alternatives to #156ca9

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#156ca9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156ca9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156ca9;}
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Shades and Tints of #156ca9

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, #01080c is the darkest color, while #fafcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156ca9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e5f60 is the less saturated color, while #066fb8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156ca9 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5d69 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #576da8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4370af Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007a82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f6da8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #326eac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077590 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population