#156cad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cad is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.9% cyan, 37.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 205.7 degrees, a saturation of 78.4% and a lightness of 38%. #156cad color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00005b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#156cad color description : Dark blue.

#156cad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cad has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 1404077.

Hex triplet 156cad #156cad
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 173 rgb(21,108,173)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 67.8 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,67.8%)
CMYK 88, 38, 0, 32
HSL 205.7°, 78.4, 38 hsl(205.7,78.4%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.7°, 87.9, 67.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 44.09, 0.006, -41.428
XYZ 13.213, 13.9, 41.52
xyY 0.193, 0.203, 13.9
CIE-LCH 44.09, 41.428, 270.008
CIE-LUV 44.09, -25.915, -61.36
Hunter-Lab 37.283, -1.987, -39.928
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10101101

Color Schemes with #156cad

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Alternatives to #156cad

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#156cad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156cad;}
.background {background-color:#156cad;}
.border {border:1px solid #156cad;}

Shades and Tints of #156cad

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, #020a10 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606162 is the less saturated color, while #066ebc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cad 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
  • #4b5d6a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #556eac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e70b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e6dac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2f6fb0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077592 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population