#157b9d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157b9d is composed of 8.2% red, 48.2% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.6% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 195 degrees, a saturation of 76.4% and a lightness of 34.9%. #157b9d color hex could be obtained by blending #2af6ff with #00003b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#157b9d color description : Dark cyan.

#157b9d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157b9d has RGB values of R:21, G:123, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1407901.

Hex triplet 157b9d #157b9d
RGB Decimal 21, 123, 157 rgb(21,123,157)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.2, 61.6 rgb(8.2%,48.2%,61.6%)
CMYK 87, 22, 0, 38
HSL 195°, 76.4, 34.9 hsl(195,76.4%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 195°, 86.6, 61.6
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.954, -14.94, -25.978
XYZ 13.476, 16.758, 34.421
xyY 0.208, 0.259, 16.758
CIE-LCH 47.954, 29.968, 240.097
CIE-LUV 47.954, -32.045, -36.539
Hunter-Lab 40.937, -12.878, -21.197
Binary 00010101, 01111011, 10011101

Color Schemes with #157b9d

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Alternatives to #157b9d

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#157b9d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157b9d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157b9d;}
.background {background-color:#157b9d;}
.border {border:1px solid #157b9d;}

Shades and Tints of #157b9d

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #eff9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157b9d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c5f is the less saturated color, while #0085b2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157b9d 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
  • #6e779b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6778a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e789b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4979a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078193 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population