#156d99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d99 is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.3% cyan, 28.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 75.9% and a lightness of 34.1%. #156d99 color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#156d99 color description : Dark blue.

#156d99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d99 has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 1404313.

Hex triplet 156d99 #156d99
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 153 rgb(21,109,153)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 60 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,60%)
CMYK 86, 29, 0, 40
HSL 200°, 75.9, 34.1 hsl(200,75.9%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 86.3, 60
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.353, -8.346, -30.795
XYZ 11.526, 13.396, 32.113
xyY 0.202, 0.235, 13.396
CIE-LCH 43.353, 31.906, 254.836
CIE-LUV 43.353, -27.355, -43.916
Hunter-Lab 36.6, -7.836, -26.402
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 10011001

Color Schemes with #156d99

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Alternatives to #156d99

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#156d99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156d99;}
.background {background-color:#156d99;}
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Shades and Tints of #156d99

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, #020b0f is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #51595d is the less saturated color, while #0174ad is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d99 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5c65 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f6c98 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #546ea1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #446c98 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3d6d9e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077489 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population