#156d9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d9b is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 29.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 200.6 degrees, a saturation of 76.1% and a lightness of 34.5%. #156d9b color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#156d9b color description : Dark blue.

#156d9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d9b has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 1404315.

Hex triplet 156d9b #156d9b
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 155 rgb(21,109,155)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 60.8 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,60.8%)
CMYK 86, 30, 0, 39
HSL 200.6°, 76.1, 34.5 hsl(200.6,76.1%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.6°, 86.5, 60.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.452, -7.583, -31.828
XYZ 11.693, 13.462, 32.991
xyY 0.201, 0.232, 13.462
CIE-LCH 43.452, 32.718, 256.599
CIE-LUV 43.452, -27.237, -45.611
Hunter-Lab 36.691, -7.324, -27.627
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #156d9b

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Alternatives to #156d9b

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#156d9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d9b

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Shades and Tints of #156d9b

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, #020c11 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525a5e is the less saturated color, while #0173af is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d9b 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
  • #5e6d9a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #526ea2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #436d9a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3c6d9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07748a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population