#157aee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157aee is composed of 8.2% red, 47.8% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 91.2% cyan, 48.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 212.1 degrees, a saturation of 86.5% and a lightness of 50.8%. #157aee color hex could be obtained by blending #2af4ff with #0000dd. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 91
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#157aee color description : Vivid blue.

#157aee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157aee has RGB values of R:21, G:122, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.91, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 1407726.

Hex triplet 157aee #157aee
RGB Decimal 21, 122, 238 rgb(21,122,238)
RGB Percent 8.2, 47.8, 93.3 rgb(8.2%,47.8%,93.3%)
CMYK 91, 49, 0, 7
HSL 212.1°, 86.5, 50.8 hsl(212.1,86.5%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.1°, 91.2, 93.3
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 52.118, 16.595, -65.69
XYZ 22.698, 20.25, 83.596
xyY 0.179, 0.16, 20.25
CIE-LCH 52.118, 67.754, 284.178
CIE-LUV 52.118, -27.475, -103.4
Hunter-Lab 44.999, 11.287, -78.645
Binary 00010101, 01111010, 11101110

Color Schemes with #157aee

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Alternatives to #157aee

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#157aee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157aee

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

Shades and Tints of #157aee

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #f0f7fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157aee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f8184 is the less saturated color, while #0b79f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157aee 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #586c84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a7fed Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0085db Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009098 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d7ded Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0781e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0788b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population