#157a79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157a79 is composed of 8.2% red, 47.8% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 82.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.8% yellow and 52.2% black. It has a hue angle of 179.4 degrees, a saturation of 70.6% and a lightness of 28%. #157a79 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af4f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #006666.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 83
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#157a79 color description : Dark cyan.

#157a79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157a79 has RGB values of R:21, G:122, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.83, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 1407609.

Hex triplet 157a79 #157a79
RGB Decimal 21, 122, 121 rgb(21,122,121)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.8, 47.5 rgb(8.2%,47.8%,47.5%)
CMYK 83, 0, 1, 52
HSL 179.4°, 70.6, 28 hsl(179.4,70.6%,28%)
HSV (or HSB) 179.4°, 82.8, 47.8
Web Safe 006666 #006666
CIE-LAB 46.255, -26.772, -7.305
XYZ 10.719, 15.458, 20.507
xyY 0.23, 0.331, 15.458
CIE-LCH 46.255, 27.751, 195.263
CIE-LUV 46.255, -34.186, -6.532
Hunter-Lab 39.317, -20.139, -3.403
Binary 00010101, 01111010, 01111001

Color Schemes with #157a79

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Alternatives to #157a79

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#157a79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157a79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157a79;}
.background {background-color:#157a79;}
.border {border:1px solid #157a79;}

Shades and Tints of #157a79

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, #010505 is the darkest color, while #f3fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157a79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #474948 is the less saturated color, while #058b89 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157a79 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
  • #4e6262 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #757479 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #777285 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2a7f88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #527679 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #537580 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #227d83 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population