#156cd6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cd6 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 90.2% cyan, 49.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 213 degrees, a saturation of 82.1% and a lightness of 46.1%. #156cd6 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #0000ad. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#156cd6 color description : Strong blue.

#156cd6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cd6 has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 1404118.

Hex triplet 156cd6 #156cd6
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 214 rgb(21,108,214)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 83.9 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,83.9%)
CMYK 90, 50, 0, 16
HSL 213°, 82.1, 46.1 hsl(213,82.1%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 213°, 90.2, 83.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.629, 16.148, -61.036
XYZ 17.807, 15.738, 65.714
xyY 0.179, 0.159, 15.738
CIE-LCH 46.629, 63.136, 284.819
CIE-LUV 46.629, -24.196, -93.525
Hunter-Lab 39.671, 10.696, -70.442
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 11010110

Color Schemes with #156cd6

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Alternatives to #156cd6

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#156cd6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cd6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156cd6;}
.background {background-color:#156cd6;}
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Shades and Tints of #156cd6

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, #020912 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cd6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f757c is the less saturated color, while #036ae8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cd6 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.

  • #5e5e5e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f6176 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3272d7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0078c5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008189 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2770d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0773cb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0779a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population