#157b9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157b9c is composed of 8.2% red, 48.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 21.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 194.7 degrees, a saturation of 76.3% and a lightness of 34.7%. #157b9c color hex could be obtained by blending #2af6ff with #000039. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#157b9c color description : Dark cyan.

#157b9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157b9c has RGB values of R:21, G:123, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 1407900.

Hex triplet 157b9c #157b9c
RGB Decimal 21, 123, 156 rgb(21,123,156)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.2, 61.2 rgb(8.2%,48.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 87, 21, 0, 39
HSL 194.7°, 76.3, 34.7 hsl(194.7,76.3%,34.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.7°, 86.5, 61.2
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.911, -15.303, -25.459
XYZ 13.391, 16.724, 33.973
xyY 0.209, 0.261, 16.724
CIE-LCH 47.911, 29.704, 238.991
CIE-LUV 47.911, -32.111, -35.676
Hunter-Lab 40.895, -13.117, -20.627
Binary 00010101, 01111011, 10011100

Color Schemes with #157b9c

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Alternatives to #157b9c

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#157b9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157b9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157b9c;}
.background {background-color:#157b9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #157b9c;}

Shades and Tints of #157b9c

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #eef9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157b9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525c5f is the less saturated color, while #0185b0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157b9c 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #51656c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f779a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6877a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e789a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4979a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078193 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population