#156d9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d9e is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.7% cyan, 31% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 201.5 degrees, a saturation of 76.5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #156d9e color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#156d9e color description : Dark blue.

#156d9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d9e has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1404318.

Hex triplet 156d9e #156d9e
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 158 rgb(21,109,158)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 62 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,62%)
CMYK 87, 31, 0, 38
HSL 201.5°, 76.5, 35.1 hsl(201.5,76.5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.5°, 86.7, 62
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.601, -6.433, -33.369
XYZ 11.948, 13.564, 34.334
xyY 0.2, 0.227, 13.564
CIE-LCH 43.601, 33.983, 259.088
CIE-LUV 43.601, -27.064, -48.147
Hunter-Lab 36.83, -6.545, -29.492
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 10011110

Color Schemes with #156d9e

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Alternatives to #156d9e

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#156d9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d9e

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.background {background-color:#156d9e;}
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Shades and Tints of #156d9e

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #f0f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535b60 is the less saturated color, while #0073b3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d9e 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
  • #4b5c66 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d6d9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4f6ea5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #436d9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3a6ea2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07758c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population