#156cea Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cea is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 91.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 91% cyan, 53.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.2% black. It has a hue angle of 215.5 degrees, a saturation of 83.5% and a lightness of 50%. #156cea color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #0000d5. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 92
    RGB color chart
    • C 91
    • M 54
    • Y 0
    • K 8
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#156cea color description : Vivid blue.

#156cea Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cea has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:234 and CMYK values of C:0.91, M:0.54, Y:0, K:0.08. Its decimal value is 1404138.

Hex triplet 156cea #156cea
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 234 rgb(21,108,234)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 91.8 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,91.8%)
CMYK 91, 54, 0, 8
HSL 215.5°, 83.5, 50 hsl(215.5,83.5%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.5°, 91, 91.8
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 48.037, 23.93, -70.065
XYZ 20.52, 16.823, 80.003
xyY 0.175, 0.143, 16.823
CIE-LCH 48.037, 74.039, 288.857
CIE-LUV 48.037, -23.607, -108.11
Hunter-Lab 41.016, 17.523, -86.935
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 11101010

Color Schemes with #156cea

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Alternatives to #156cea

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#156cea Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cea

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

Shades and Tints of #156cea

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, #020812 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cea

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777e88 is the less saturated color, while #0168fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cea 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #51627c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0075e6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007cc9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00858c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0772e7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0776d5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077cae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population