#157ab5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157ab5 is composed of 8.2% red, 47.8% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.4% cyan, 32.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 202.1 degrees, a saturation of 79.2% and a lightness of 39.6%. #157ab5 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af4ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#157ab5 color description : Strong blue.

#157ab5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157ab5 has RGB values of R:21, G:122, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 1407669.

Hex triplet 157ab5 #157ab5
RGB Decimal 21, 122, 181 rgb(21,122,181)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.8, 71 rgb(8.2%,47.8%,71%)
CMYK 88, 33, 0, 29
HSL 202.1°, 79.2, 39.6 hsl(202.1,79.2%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.1°, 88.4, 71
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.777, -5.41, -38.661
XYZ 15.607, 17.413, 46.252
xyY 0.197, 0.22, 17.413
CIE-LCH 48.777, 39.037, 262.034
CIE-LUV 48.777, -30.191, -57.836
Hunter-Lab 41.729, -6.265, -36.506
Binary 00010101, 01111010, 10110101

Color Schemes with #157ab5

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Alternatives to #157ab5

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#157ab5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157ab5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157ab5;}
.background {background-color:#157ab5;}
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Shades and Tints of #157ab5

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, #010405 is the darkest color, while #f3fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157ab5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636667 is the less saturated color, while #057ec5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157ab5 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #536873 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6579b2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #537bbb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008790 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4879b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3c7ab8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07829d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population