#156d9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156d9f is composed of 8.2% red, 42.7% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.8% cyan, 31.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 201.7 degrees, a saturation of 76.7% and a lightness of 35.3%. #156d9f color hex could be obtained by blending #2adaff with #00003f. 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

#156d9f color description : Dark blue.

#156d9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156d9f has RGB values of R:21, G:109, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1404319.

Hex triplet 156d9f #156d9f
RGB Decimal 21, 109, 159 rgb(21,109,159)
RGB Percent 8.2, 42.7, 62.4 rgb(8.2%,42.7%,62.4%)
CMYK 87, 31, 0, 38
HSL 201.7°, 76.7, 35.3 hsl(201.7,76.7%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.7°, 86.8, 62.4
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.652, -6.049, -33.88
XYZ 12.034, 13.599, 34.79
xyY 0.199, 0.225, 13.599
CIE-LCH 43.652, 34.416, 259.878
CIE-LUV 43.652, -27.007, -48.99
Hunter-Lab 36.877, -6.282, -30.121
Binary 00010101, 01101101, 10011111

Color Schemes with #156d9f

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Alternatives to #156d9f

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#156d9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156d9f

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.background {background-color:#156d9f;}
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Shades and Tints of #156d9f

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #f1f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156d9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c61 is the less saturated color, while #0073b4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156d9f 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
  • #5d6d9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4f6fa6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007982 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #426d9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #396ea3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07758c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population