#156d8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d8f is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.3% cyan, 23.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 196.7 degrees, a saturation of 74.4% and a lightness of 32.2%. #156d8f color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaff with #00001f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#156d8f color description : Dark blue.

#156d8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d8f has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1404303.

Hex triplet 156d8f #156d8f
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 143 rgb(21,109,143)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 56.1 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,56.1%)
CMYK 85, 24, 0, 44
HSL 196.7°, 74.4, 32.2 hsl(196.7,74.4%,32.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.7°, 85.3, 56.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.882, -12.115, -25.577
XYZ 10.735, 13.079, 27.944
xyY 0.207, 0.253, 13.079
CIE-LCH 42.882, 28.302, 244.655
CIE-LUV 42.882, -27.962, -35.391
Hunter-Lab 36.165, -10.305, -20.497
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 10001111

Color Schemes with #156d8f

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Alternatives to #156d8f

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#156d8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d8f

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.text {color:#156d8f;}
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Shades and Tints of #156d8f

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f4fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5456 is the less saturated color, while #0275a2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d8f 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5b62 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #626c8e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5b6c98 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007780 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #466c8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #416c94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077385 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population