#156d8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d8d is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.1% cyan, 22.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 196 degrees, a saturation of 74.1% and a lightness of 31.8%. #156d8d color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaff with #00001b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#156d8d color description : Dark blue.

#156d8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d8d has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1404301.

Hex triplet 156d8d #156d8d
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 141 rgb(21,109,141)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 55.3 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,55.3%)
CMYK 85, 23, 0, 45
HSL 196°, 74.1, 31.8 hsl(196,74.1%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 196°, 85.1, 55.3
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.792, -12.858, -24.523
XYZ 10.584, 13.019, 27.153
xyY 0.209, 0.256, 13.019
CIE-LCH 42.792, 27.689, 242.33
CIE-LUV 42.792, -28.087, -33.679
Hunter-Lab 36.082, -10.781, -19.361
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 10001101

Color Schemes with #156d8d

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Alternatives to #156d8d

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#156d8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d8d

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.text {color:#156d8d;}
.background {background-color:#156d8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #156d8d;}

Shades and Tints of #156d8d

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f2fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5355 is the less saturated color, while #0276a0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d8d 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
  • #636b8c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5c6c96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007780 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #466c8c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #426c92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077384 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population