#156d8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d8b is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.9% cyan, 21.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 195.3 degrees, a saturation of 73.8% and a lightness of 31.4%. #156d8b color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#156d8b color description : Dark blue.

#156d8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d8b has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1404299.

Hex triplet 156d8b #156d8b
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 139 rgb(21,109,139)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 54.5 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,54.5%)
CMYK 85, 22, 0, 45
HSL 195.3°, 73.8, 31.4 hsl(195.3,73.8%,31.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.3°, 84.9, 54.5
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.703, -13.597, -23.464
XYZ 10.437, 12.96, 26.376
xyY 0.21, 0.26, 12.96
CIE-LCH 42.703, 27.119, 239.907
CIE-LUV 42.703, -28.213, -31.967
Hunter-Lab 36, -11.25, -18.24
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 10001011

Color Schemes with #156d8b

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Alternatives to #156d8b

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#156d8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d8b

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Shades and Tints of #156d8b

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #f1fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c5254 is the less saturated color, while #03769d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d8b 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495b61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #636b8b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5d6b94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #476c8b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #436c91 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077383 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population