#156cba Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cba is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 72.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.7% cyan, 41.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.1% black. It has a hue angle of 208.4 degrees, a saturation of 79.7% and a lightness of 40.6%. #156cba color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #000075. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#156cba color description : Strong blue.

#156cba Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cba has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:186 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 1404090.

Hex triplet 156cba #156cba
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 186 rgb(21,108,186)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 72.9 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,72.9%)
CMYK 89, 42, 0, 27
HSL 208.4°, 79.7, 40.6 hsl(208.4,79.7%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.4°, 88.7, 72.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.841, 5.119, -47.812
XYZ 14.533, 14.428, 48.471
xyY 0.188, 0.186, 14.428
CIE-LCH 44.841, 48.085, 276.111
CIE-LUV 44.841, -25.293, -71.885
Hunter-Lab 37.985, 1.819, -49.068
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 10111010

Color Schemes with #156cba

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Alternatives to #156cba

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#156cba Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cba

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

Shades and Tints of #156cba

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, #01060a is the darkest color, while #f7fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cba

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65686a is the less saturated color, while #056dca is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cba 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
  • #4d5e6e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e6fba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2573bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007d84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #396eba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1f70bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077698 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population