#157aad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157aad is composed of 8.2% red, 47.8% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.9% cyan, 29.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 200.1 degrees, a saturation of 78.4% and a lightness of 38%. #157aad color hex could be obtained by blending #2af4ff with #00005b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#157aad color description : Dark blue.

#157aad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157aad has RGB values of R:21, G:122, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 1407661.

Hex triplet 157aad #157aad
RGB Decimal 21, 122, 173 rgb(21,122,173)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.8, 67.8 rgb(8.2%,47.8%,67.8%)
CMYK 88, 29, 0, 32
HSL 200.1°, 78.4, 38 hsl(200.1,78.4%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 200.1°, 87.9, 67.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.379, -8.44, -34.651
XYZ 14.81, 17.094, 42.052
xyY 0.2, 0.231, 17.094
CIE-LCH 48.379, 35.664, 256.311
CIE-LUV 48.379, -30.67, -51.055
Hunter-Lab 41.345, -8.416, -31.362
Binary 00010101, 01111010, 10101101

Color Schemes with #157aad

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Alternatives to #157aad

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#157aad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157aad

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

Shades and Tints of #157aad

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, #020b10 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157aad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606162 is the less saturated color, while #067fbc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157aad 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.

  • #626262 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #536771 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6878ab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a79b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a79ab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4179b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07819a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population