#157b8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157b8a is composed of 8.2% red, 48.2% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.8% cyan, 10.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.9% black. It has a hue angle of 187.7 degrees, a saturation of 73.6% and a lightness of 31.2%. #157b8a color hex could be obtained by blending #2af6ff with #000015. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 46
    CMYK color chart

#157b8a color description : Dark cyan.

#157b8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157b8a has RGB values of R:21, G:123, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.46. Its decimal value is 1407882.

Hex triplet 157b8a #157b8a
RGB Decimal 21, 123, 138 rgb(21,123,138)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.2, 54.1 rgb(8.2%,48.2%,54.1%)
CMYK 85, 11, 0, 46
HSL 187.7°, 73.6, 31.2 hsl(187.7,73.6%,31.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.7°, 84.8, 54.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.183, -21.657, -15.983
XYZ 11.978, 16.159, 26.531
xyY 0.219, 0.296, 16.159
CIE-LCH 47.183, 26.916, 216.428
CIE-LUV 47.183, -33.349, -20.153
Hunter-Lab 40.198, -17.158, -10.993
Binary 00010101, 01111011, 10001010

Color Schemes with #157b8a

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Alternatives to #157b8a

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#157b8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157b8a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157b8a;}
.background {background-color:#157b8a;}
.border {border:1px solid #157b8a;}

Shades and Tints of #157b8a

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f0fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157b8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c5253 is the less saturated color, while #03899c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157b8a 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.

  • #5e5e5e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f6467 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737689 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #717594 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1b828c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #517889 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #507790 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #187f8b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population