#156e79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156e79 is composed of 8.2% red, 43.1% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 82.6% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 186.6 degrees, a saturation of 70.4% and a lightness of 27.8%. #156e79 color hex could be obtained by blending #2adcf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #006666.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 83
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#156e79 color description : Dark cyan.

#156e79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156e79 has RGB values of R:21, G:110, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.83, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 1404537.

Hex triplet 156e79 #156e79
RGB Decimal 21, 110, 121 rgb(21,110,121)
RGB Percent 8.2, 43.1, 47.5 rgb(8.2%,43.1%,47.5%)
CMYK 83, 9, 0, 53
HSL 186.6°, 70.4, 27.8 hsl(186.6,70.4%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.6°, 82.6, 47.5
Web Safe 006666 #006666
CIE-LAB 42.294, -20.573, -13.269
XYZ 9.335, 12.691, 20.046
xyY 0.222, 0.302, 12.691
CIE-LCH 42.294, 24.481, 212.822
CIE-LUV 42.294, -29.76, -15.812
Hunter-Lab 35.624, -15.566, -8.425
Binary 00010101, 01101110, 01111001

Color Schemes with #156e79

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Alternatives to #156e79

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#156e79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156e79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156e79;}
.background {background-color:#156e79;}
.border {border:1px solid #156e79;}

Shades and Tints of #156e79

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, #010404 is the darkest color, while #f2fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156e79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #464848 is the less saturated color, while #057b89 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156e79 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #485a5c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #696b79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #686984 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1f757e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a6c79 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a6b80 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1b727c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population