#157b8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157b8e is composed of 8.2% red, 48.2% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.2% cyan, 13.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 189.4 degrees, a saturation of 74.2% and a lightness of 32%. #157b8e color hex could be obtained by blending #2af6ff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#157b8e color description : Dark cyan.

#157b8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157b8e has RGB values of R:21, G:123, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1407886.

Hex triplet 157b8e #157b8e
RGB Decimal 21, 123, 142 rgb(21,123,142)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.2, 55.7 rgb(8.2%,48.2%,55.7%)
CMYK 85, 13, 0, 44
HSL 189.4°, 74.2, 32 hsl(189.4,74.2%,32%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.4°, 85.2, 55.7
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.336, -20.277, -18.111
XYZ 12.273, 16.277, 28.085
xyY 0.217, 0.287, 16.277
CIE-LCH 47.336, 27.188, 221.77
CIE-LUV 47.336, -33.069, -23.591
Hunter-Lab 40.345, -16.302, -13.031
Binary 00010101, 01111011, 10001110

Color Schemes with #157b8e

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Alternatives to #157b8e

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#157b8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157b8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157b8e;}
.background {background-color:#157b8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #157b8e;}

Shades and Tints of #157b8e

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, #010505 is the darkest color, while #f3fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157b8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5456 is the less saturated color, while #0288a1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157b8e 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.

  • #5f5f5f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #506568 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #72768c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f7598 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #13838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #50788d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e7794 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #14808d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population