#156cd9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cd9 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 90.3% cyan, 50.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 213.4 degrees, a saturation of 82.4% and a lightness of 46.7%. #156cd9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #0000b3. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#156cd9 color description : Vivid blue.

#156cd9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cd9 has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 1404121.

Hex triplet 156cd9 #156cd9
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 217 rgb(21,108,217)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 85.1 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,85.1%)
CMYK 90, 50, 0, 15
HSL 213.4°, 82.4, 46.7 hsl(213.4,82.4%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.4°, 90.3, 85.1
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.833, 17.323, -62.411
XYZ 18.193, 15.893, 67.751
xyY 0.179, 0.156, 15.893
CIE-LCH 46.833, 64.771, 285.513
CIE-LUV 46.833, -24.098, -95.758
Hunter-Lab 39.866, 11.697, -72.856
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 11011001

Color Schemes with #156cd9

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Alternatives to #156cd9

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#156cd9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cd9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156cd9;}
.background {background-color:#156cd9;}
.border {border:1px solid #156cd9;}

Shades and Tints of #156cd9

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 #f0f6fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cd9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71767d is the less saturated color, while #036aeb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cd9 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
  • #4f6177 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2c73da Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0078c6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008289 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2470d9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0774cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077aa6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population