#156cb1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cb1 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.1% cyan, 39% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 206.5 degrees, a saturation of 78.8% and a lightness of 38.8%. #156cb1 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #000063. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#156cb1 color description : Dark blue.

#156cb1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cb1 has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 1404081.

Hex triplet 156cb1 #156cb1
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 177 rgb(21,108,177)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 69.4 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,69.4%)
CMYK 88, 39, 0, 31
HSL 206.5°, 78.8, 38.8 hsl(206.5,78.8%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.5°, 88.1, 69.4
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 44.316, 1.575, -43.409
XYZ 13.606, 14.058, 43.589
xyY 0.191, 0.197, 14.058
CIE-LCH 44.316, 43.438, 272.078
CIE-LUV 44.316, -25.716, -64.629
Hunter-Lab 37.494, -0.839, -42.683
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10110001

Color Schemes with #156cb1

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Alternatives to #156cb1

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#156cb1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cb1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156cb1;}
.background {background-color:#156cb1;}
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Shades and Tints of #156cb1

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #eff7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cb1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616365 is the less saturated color, while #066ec0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cb1 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
  • #536eb0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3871b5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b83 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3c6db0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2b6fb4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077594 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population