#156d79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d79 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 82.6% cyan, 9.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 187.2 degrees, a saturation of 70.4% and a lightness of 27.8%. #156d79 color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #006666.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 83
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#156d79 color description : Dark cyan.

#156d79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d79 has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.83, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 1404281.

Hex triplet 156d79 #156d79
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 121 rgb(21,109,121)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 47.5 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,47.5%)
CMYK 83, 10, 0, 53
HSL 187.2°, 70.4, 27.8 hsl(187.2,70.4%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.2°, 82.6, 47.5
Web Safe 006666 #006666
CIE-LAB 41.963, -20.036, -13.771
XYZ 9.228, 12.476, 20.01
xyY 0.221, 0.299, 12.476
CIE-LCH 41.963, 24.312, 214.502
CIE-LUV 41.963, -29.391, -16.586
Hunter-Lab 35.322, -15.179, -8.863
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 01111001

Color Schemes with #156d79

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Alternatives to #156d79

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#156d79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156d79;}
.background {background-color:#156d79;}
.border {border:1px solid #156d79;}

Shades and Tints of #156d79

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, #010404 is the darkest color, while #f2fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #464848 is the less saturated color, while #057989 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d79 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #47595b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #686a79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #676984 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1e757d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #496b79 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #496a80 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1a727b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population