#156eb6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #156eb6 is composed of 8.2% red, 43.1% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.5% cyan, 39.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 206.8 degrees, a saturation of 79.3% and a lightness of 39.8%. #156eb6 color hex could be obtained by blending #2adcff with #00006d. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 43
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#156eb6 color description : Strong blue.

#156eb6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #156eb6 has RGB values of R:21, G:110, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 1404598.

Hex triplet 156eb6 #156eb6
RGB Decimal 21, 110, 182 rgb(21,110,182)
RGB Percent 8.2, 43.1, 71.4 rgb(8.2%,43.1%,71.4%)
CMYK 88, 40, 0, 29
HSL 206.8°, 79.3, 39.8 hsl(206.8,79.3%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.8°, 88.5, 71.4
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 45.203, 2.29, -44.91
XYZ 14.327, 14.687, 46.333
xyY 0.19, 0.195, 14.687
CIE-LCH 45.203, 44.968, 272.919
CIE-LUV 45.203, -26.129, -67.316
Hunter-Lab 38.324, -0.339, -44.854
Binary 00010101, 01101110, 10110110

Color Schemes with #156eb6

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Alternatives to #156eb6

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#156eb6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #156eb6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#156eb6;}
.background {background-color:#156eb6;}
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Shades and Tints of #156eb6

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, #010406 is the darkest color, while #f4f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #156eb6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636668 is the less saturated color, while #0570c6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #156eb6 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e606e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5370b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3673ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007d85 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3c6fb5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2a71b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #077897 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population