#157a9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157a9b is composed of 8.2% red, 47.8% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 194.8 degrees, a saturation of 76.1% and a lightness of 34.5%. #157a9b color hex could be obtained by blending #2af4ff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#157a9b color description : Dark cyan.

#157a9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157a9b has RGB values of R:21, G:122, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 1407643.

Hex triplet 157a9b #157a9b
RGB Decimal 21, 122, 155 rgb(21,122,155)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.8, 60.8 rgb(8.2%,47.8%,60.8%)
CMYK 86, 21, 0, 39
HSL 194.8°, 76.1, 34.5 hsl(194.8,76.1%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.8°, 86.5, 60.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.551, -15.106, -25.43
XYZ 13.184, 16.444, 33.488
xyY 0.209, 0.261, 16.444
CIE-LCH 47.551, 29.578, 239.288
CIE-LUV 47.551, -31.823, -35.599
Hunter-Lab 40.551, -12.932, -20.577
Binary 00010101, 01111010, 10011011

Color Schemes with #157a9b

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Alternatives to #157a9b

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#157a9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157a9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157a9b;}
.background {background-color:#157a9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #157a9b;}

Shades and Tints of #157a9b

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, #020d11 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157a9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525b5e is the less saturated color, while #0184af is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157a9b 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #51656c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7699 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6777a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d789a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4978a0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078092 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population