#156e8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156e8d is composed of 8.2% red, 43.1% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.1% cyan, 22% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 195.5 degrees, a saturation of 74.1% and a lightness of 31.8%. #156e8d color hex could be obtained by blending #2adcff with #00001b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#156e8d color description : Dark blue.

#156e8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156e8d has RGB values of R:21, G:110, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1404557.

Hex triplet 156e8d #156e8d
RGB Decimal 21, 110, 141 rgb(21,110,141)
RGB Percent 8.2, 43.1, 55.3 rgb(8.2%,43.1%,55.3%)
CMYK 85, 22, 0, 45
HSL 195.5°, 74.1, 31.8 hsl(195.5,74.1%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.5°, 85.1, 55.3
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 43.113, -13.433, -24.024
XYZ 10.692, 13.233, 27.189
xyY 0.209, 0.259, 13.233
CIE-LCH 43.113, 27.524, 240.788
CIE-LUV 43.113, -28.446, -32.908
Hunter-Lab 36.378, -11.199, -18.849
Binary 00010101, 01101110, 10001101

Color Schemes with #156e8d

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Alternatives to #156e8d

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#156e8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156e8d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156e8d;}
.background {background-color:#156e8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #156e8d;}

Shades and Tints of #156e8d

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f2fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156e8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5355 is the less saturated color, while #0277a0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156e8d 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5c62 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #646c8c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5d6c96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007881 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #476d8c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #436d93 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077485 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population