#157b8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157b8f is composed of 8.2% red, 48.2% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.3% cyan, 14% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 189.8 degrees, a saturation of 74.4% and a lightness of 32.2%. #157b8f color hex could be obtained by blending #2af6ff with #00001f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#157b8f color description : Dark cyan.

#157b8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157b8f has RGB values of R:21, G:123, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1407887.

Hex triplet 157b8f #157b8f
RGB Decimal 21, 123, 143 rgb(21,123,143)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.2, 56.1 rgb(8.2%,48.2%,56.1%)
CMYK 85, 14, 0, 44
HSL 189.8°, 74.4, 32.2 hsl(189.8,74.4%,32.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.8°, 85.3, 56.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.375, -19.929, -18.641
XYZ 12.349, 16.307, 28.482
xyY 0.216, 0.285, 16.307
CIE-LCH 47.375, 27.288, 223.087
CIE-LUV 47.375, -32.999, -24.452
Hunter-Lab 40.382, -16.085, -13.55
Binary 00010101, 01111011, 10001111

Color Schemes with #157b8f

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Alternatives to #157b8f

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#157b8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157b8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157b8f;}
.background {background-color:#157b8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #157b8f;}

Shades and Tints of #157b8f

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f4fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157b8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5556 is the less saturated color, while #0288a2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157b8f 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
  • #506569 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #72768d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f7699 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #11838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #50788e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e7795 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #12808d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population