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#156db2 Hex Color Code

#156db2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #156db2 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #156db2 is comprised of 8.24% red, 42.75% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #156db2 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 79% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.78 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#156db2 linear gradient to complementary #a38b24

  1. #156db2
  2. #51719d
  3. #6c7687
  4. #7f7b71
  5. #8d805b
  6. #998543
  7. #a38b24

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005a9d
  2. #0060a4
  3. #0067ab
  4. #156db2
  5. #2373b9
  6. #2f7ac0
  7. #3981c8

Tones

  1. #156db2
  2. #356ba5
  3. #456a98
  4. #51688b
  5. #59677e
  6. #5f6571
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#156db2 to white

  1. #156db2
  2. #5283bf
  3. #799bcc
  4. #9cb3d9
  5. #bdcce5
  6. #dee5f2
  7. #ffffff

#156db2 to black

  1. #156db2
  2. #1b5a92
  3. #1d4873
  4. #1b3756
  5. #17263a
  6. #111720
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300 U
      #006eb6
      ΔE = 0.700 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ P 106-7 C
      #1670b1
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 0.866 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  12. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  13. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  14. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1087
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  19. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  21. Olympic

    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  22. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  23. CIL

    1. ★ Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  24. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  25. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  27. Caparol

    1. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  28. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  30. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  31. Plascon

    1. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  34. Colortrend

    1. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  35. Rodda Paint

    1. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Buckle / T10 39C-2
      #3c6ea8
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  37. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  39. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  41. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  42. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 15.3%

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#156db2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#156db2 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #156db2">…</p>

#156db2 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #156db2">…</p>

#156db2 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #156db2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1404338
Binary
00010101, 01101101, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#156db2
LRV
≈ 14.3%
Closest short hex
#16a ΔE = 2.710
RGB
rgb(21, 109, 178)
RGBA
rgba(21, 109, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.068, g: 0.354, b: 0.578
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.303%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15372878 / 0xff156db2
HSL
hsl(206, 79%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 79%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.369), saturation: 88% (0.882), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 206.369, saturation: 88.202%, perceived brightness: 40.599%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.123, S: 96.025, L: 44.673
Cubehelix
H: -158.261, S: 0.972, L: 0.354
TSL
T: -2.096, S: 0.357, L: 0.355
CMYK
cyan: 88% (0.882), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 13.811, Y: 14.309, Z: 44.145
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.198, Y: 14.309
CIELab
L: 44.673, a: 1.340, b: -43.417
CIELuv
L: 44.673, u: -25.997, v: -64.743
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.673, C: 43.437, H: 271.768
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.673, C: 69.767, H: 248.123
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.828, a: -1.029, b: -42.712
CIECAM02
J: 33.129, C: 54.141, h: 245.234, Q: 113.401, M: 47.346, s: 64.615, H: 303.668
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.371, jaune: -7.590, green: 3.320
LMS
L: 9.099, M: 14.842, S: 43.648
YCbCr
Y: 93.777, Cb: 171.315, Cr: 84.469
YCgCo
Y: 104.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: -34.000
YDbDr
Y: 90.554, Db: 131.577, Dr: 132.277
YPbPr
Y: 95.224, Pb: 44.620, Pr: -47.174
xvYCC
Y: 97.781, Cb: 167.196, Cr: 86.561
YIQ
Y: 90.554, I: -74.590, Q: 2.860
YUV
Y: 90.554, U: 43.033, V: -61.021
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.205
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.189

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