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#156fb9 Hex Color Code

#156fb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #156fb9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #156fb9 is comprised of 8.24% red, 43.53% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #156fb9 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 80% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.37 nm.

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#156fb9 linear gradient to complementary #ae9720

  1. #156fb9
  2. #5575a3
  3. #727b8c
  4. #868175
  5. #96885e
  6. #a38f43
  7. #ae9720

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005ca3
  2. #0062aa
  3. #0068b2
  4. #156fb9
  5. #2476c0
  6. #307cc8
  7. #3a83cf

Tones

  1. #156fb9
  2. #376dab
  3. #486c9d
  4. #536b8f
  5. #5c6982
  6. #626874
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#156fb9 to white

  1. #156fb9
  2. #5385c5
  3. #7a9cd1
  4. #9db4dc
  5. #becce8
  6. #dfe5f4
  7. #ffffff

#156fb9 to black

  1. #156fb9
  2. #1c5c97
  3. #1e4977
  4. #1c3859
  5. #18273c
  6. #111721
  7. #000000

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 0.463 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 0.463 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 0.486 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 6510
      #2e6eb3
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  11. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  13. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Chrysler

    1. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Glidden

    1. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  20. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2196 C
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 2935 CP
      #0068af
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  22. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  23. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  24. Plascon

    1. Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  25. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 15.4%

#156fb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#156fb9 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #156fb9">…</p>

#156fb9 background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #156fb9">…</p>

#156fb9 shadow

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

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #156fb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1404857
Binary
00010101, 01101111, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#156fb9
LRV
≈ 15.0%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 3.488
RGB
rgb(21, 111, 185)
RGBA
rgba(21, 111, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.066, g: 0.350, b: 0.584
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.310%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15372359 / 0xff156fb9
HSL
hsl(207, 80%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 80%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.073), saturation: 89% (0.886), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 207.073, saturation: 88.649%, perceived brightness: 41.624%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.142, S: 96.268, L: 45.674
Cubehelix
H: -157.397, S: 1.007, L: 0.361
TSL
T: -2.119, S: 0.359, L: 0.363
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.886), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 14.747, Y: 15.029, Z: 48.013
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.193, Y: 15.029
CIELab
L: 45.674, a: 2.839, b: -45.894
CIELuv
L: 45.674, u: -26.311, v: -69.052
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.674, C: 45.982, H: 273.539
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.674, C: 73.895, H: 249.142
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.767, a: 0.059, b: -46.293
CIECAM02
J: 34.021, C: 56.142, h: 246.216, Q: 114.916, M: 49.095, s: 65.363, H: 304.145
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.386, jaune: -8.043, green: 3.357
LMS
L: 9.466, M: 15.429, S: 47.465
YCbCr
Y: 95.471, Cb: 173.806, Cr: 83.236
YCgCo
Y: 107.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: -35.750
YDbDr
Y: 92.526, Db: 139.142, Dr: 136.028
YPbPr
Y: 97.158, Pb: 47.350, Pr: -48.404
xvYCC
Y: 99.442, Cb: 169.594, Cr: 85.480
YIQ
Y: 92.526, I: -77.388, Q: 3.993
YUV
Y: 92.526, U: 45.507, V: -62.751
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.552
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.288

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