#156cb7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cb7 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.5% cyan, 41% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 207.8 degrees, a saturation of 79.4% and a lightness of 40%. #156cb7 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #00006f. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#156cb7 color description : Strong blue.

#156cb7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cb7 has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 1404087.

Hex triplet 156cb7 #156cb7
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 183 rgb(21,108,183)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 71.8 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,71.8%)
CMYK 89, 41, 0, 28
HSL 207.8°, 79.4, 40 hsl(207.8,79.4%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.8°, 88.5, 71.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.663, 3.937, -46.353
XYZ 14.217, 14.302, 46.808
xyY 0.189, 0.19, 14.302
CIE-LCH 44.663, 46.52, 274.854
CIE-LUV 44.663, -25.43, -69.482
Hunter-Lab 37.818, 0.922, -46.912
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10110111

Color Schemes with #156cb7

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #156cb7

Below, you can see some colors close to #156cb7. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#156cb7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cb7

This text has a font color of #156cb7.

<span style="color:#156cb7;">Text here</span>
#156cb7 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #156cb7.

<p style="background-color:#156cb7;">Content here</p>
#156cb7 border color

This element has a border color of #156cb7.

<div style="border:1px solid #156cb7;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#156cb7;}
.background {background-color:#156cb7;}
.border {border:1px solid #156cb7;}

Shades and Tints of #156cb7

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, #010407 is the darkest color, while #f4f9fe is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #156cb7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636669 is the less saturated color, while #056dc7 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cb7 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4d5e6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f6fb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2d72bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007c84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a6db6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2470b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077696 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population