#156cee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156cee is composed of 8.2% red, 42.4% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 91.2% cyan, 54.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 215.9 degrees, a saturation of 86.5% and a lightness of 50.8%. #156cee color hex could be obtained by blending #2ad8ff with #0000dd. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 8
    • G 42
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 91
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#156cee color description : Vivid blue.

#156cee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156cee has RGB values of R:21, G:108, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.91, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 1404142.

Hex triplet 156cee #156cee
RGB Decimal 21, 108, 238 rgb(21,108,238)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.4, 93.3 rgb(8.2%,42.4%,93.3%)
CMYK 91, 55, 0, 7
HSL 215.9°, 86.5, 50.8 hsl(215.9,86.5%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.9°, 91.2, 93.3
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 48.33, 25.47, -71.832
XYZ 21.101, 17.056, 83.064
xyY 0.174, 0.141, 17.056
CIE-LCH 48.33, 76.214, 289.523
CIE-LUV 48.33, -23.508, -110.944
Hunter-Lab 41.299, 18.93, -90.341
Binary 00010101, 01101100, 11101110

Color Schemes with #156cee

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Alternatives to #156cee

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#156cee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156cee

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

Shades and Tints of #156cee

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #f0f6fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156cee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f8184 is the less saturated color, while #0b6af8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156cee 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #52637d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0076e7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007cca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0772ea Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0776d7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077cb0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population