#157bb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157bb9 is composed of 8.2% red, 48.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.6% cyan, 33.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 202.7 degrees, a saturation of 79.6% and a lightness of 40.4%. #157bb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af6ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 48
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#157bb9 color description : Strong blue.

#157bb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157bb9 has RGB values of R:21, G:123, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 1407929.

Hex triplet 157bb9 #157bb9
RGB Decimal 21, 123, 185 rgb(21,123,185)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.2, 72.5 rgb(8.2%,48.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 89, 34, 0, 27
HSL 202.7°, 79.6, 40.4 hsl(202.7,79.6%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.7°, 88.6, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 49.285, -4.481, -40.166
XYZ 16.147, 17.827, 48.486
xyY 0.196, 0.216, 17.827
CIE-LCH 49.285, 40.416, 263.634
CIE-LUV 49.285, -30.297, -60.454
Hunter-Lab 42.222, -5.623, -38.532
Binary 00010101, 01111011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #157bb9

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Alternatives to #157bb9

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#157bb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157bb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157bb9;}
.background {background-color:#157bb9;}
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Shades and Tints of #157bb9

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, #010609 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157bb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64686a is the less saturated color, while #057fc9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157bb9 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.

  • #646464 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #546975 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #657ab6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #517cbe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #477ab7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3b7cbc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07839f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population