#156cae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cae is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.9% cyan, 37.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 205.9 degrees, a saturation of 78.5% and a lightness of 38.2%. #156cae color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00005d. 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

#156cae color description : Dark blue.

#156cae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cae has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 1404078.

Hex triplet 156cae #156cae
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 174 rgb(21,108,174)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 68.2 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,68.2%)
CMYK 88, 38, 0, 32
HSL 205.9°, 78.5, 38.2 hsl(205.9,78.5%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.9°, 87.9, 68.2
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 44.146, 0.398, -41.925
XYZ 13.31, 13.939, 42.031
xyY 0.192, 0.201, 13.939
CIE-LCH 44.146, 41.926, 270.543
CIE-LUV 44.146, -25.864, -62.18
Hunter-Lab 37.335, -1.702, -40.612
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10101110

Color Schemes with #156cae

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Alternatives to #156cae

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#156cae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156cae;}
.background {background-color:#156cae;}
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Shades and Tints of #156cae

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 #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606263 is the less saturated color, while #066ebd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cae 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c5e6b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #556ead Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3c71b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b83 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d6dad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2e6fb1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077592 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population