#157ae1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157ae1 is composed of 8.2% red, 47.8% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 90.7% cyan, 45.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 210.3 degrees, a saturation of 82.9% and a lightness of 48.2%. #157ae1 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af4ff with #0000c3. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 91
    • M 46
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#157ae1 color description : Vivid blue.

#157ae1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157ae1 has RGB values of R:21, G:122, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.91, M:0.46, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 1407713.

Hex triplet 157ae1 #157ae1
RGB Decimal 21, 122, 225 rgb(21,122,225)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.8, 88.2 rgb(8.2%,47.8%,88.2%)
CMYK 91, 46, 0, 12
HSL 210.3°, 82.9, 48.2 hsl(210.3,82.9%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.3°, 90.7, 88.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 51.282, 11.572, -59.756
XYZ 20.856, 19.513, 73.897
xyY 0.183, 0.171, 19.513
CIE-LCH 51.282, 60.866, 280.96
CIE-LUV 51.282, -27.983, -93.486
Hunter-Lab 44.173, 6.975, -68.264
Binary 00010101, 01111010, 11100001

Color Schemes with #157ae1

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Alternatives to #157ae1

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#157ae1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157ae1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157ae1;}
.background {background-color:#157ae1;}
.border {border:1px solid #157ae1;}

Shades and Tints of #157ae1

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, #01050a is the darkest color, while #f7fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157ae1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747b82 is the less saturated color, while #027af4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157ae1 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #576c80 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a7ddf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0083d9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008d96 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #367ce0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0780dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0786b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population