#157bb3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157bb3 is composed of 8.2% red, 48.2% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.3% cyan, 31.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 201.3 degrees, a saturation of 79% and a lightness of 39.2%. #157bb3 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af6ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#157bb3 color description : Strong blue.

#157bb3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157bb3 has RGB values of R:21, G:123, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 1407923.

Hex triplet 157bb3 #157bb3
RGB Decimal 21, 123, 179 rgb(21,123,179)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.2, 70.2 rgb(8.2%,48.2%,70.2%)
CMYK 88, 31, 0, 30
HSL 201.3°, 79, 39.2 hsl(201.3,79%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.3°, 88.3, 70.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.981, -6.761, -37.182
XYZ 15.527, 17.579, 45.22
xyY 0.198, 0.224, 17.579
CIE-LCH 48.981, 37.791, 259.693
CIE-LUV 48.981, -30.65, -55.391
Hunter-Lab 41.927, -7.268, -34.598
Binary 00010101, 01111011, 10110011

Color Schemes with #157bb3

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Alternatives to #157bb3

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#157bb3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157bb3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157bb3;}
.background {background-color:#157bb3;}
.border {border:1px solid #157bb3;}

Shades and Tints of #157bb3

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #f1f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157bb3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626566 is the less saturated color, while #067fc2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157bb3 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #536873 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6779b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #577bb9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008790 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #497ab1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f7bb7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07839d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population