#157a8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157a8d is composed of 8.2% red, 47.8% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.1% cyan, 13.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 189.5 degrees, a saturation of 74.1% and a lightness of 31.8%. #157a8d color hex could be obtained by blending #2af4ff with #00001b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#157a8d color description : Dark cyan.

#157a8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157a8d has RGB values of R:21, G:122, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1407629.

Hex triplet 157a8d #157a8d
RGB Decimal 21, 122, 141 rgb(21,122,141)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.8, 55.3 rgb(8.2%,47.8%,55.3%)
CMYK 85, 13, 0, 45
HSL 189.5°, 74.1, 31.8 hsl(189.5,74.1%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.5°, 85.1, 55.3
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 46.975, -20.089, -18.073
XYZ 12.075, 16, 27.65
xyY 0.217, 0.287, 16
CIE-LCH 46.975, 27.022, 221.976
CIE-LUV 46.975, -32.776, -23.519
Hunter-Lab 40.001, -16.116, -12.983
Binary 00010101, 01111010, 10001101

Color Schemes with #157a8d

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Alternatives to #157a8d

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#157a8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157a8d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157a8d;}
.background {background-color:#157a8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #157a8d;}

Shades and Tints of #157a8d

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, #010404 is the darkest color, while #f2fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157a8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5455 is the less saturated color, while #0287a0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157a8d 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.

  • #5e5e5e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f6467 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #71758b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f7597 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #13828b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #50778c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e7693 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #147f8c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population