#157c8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157c8f is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.3% cyan, 13.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 189.3 degrees, a saturation of 74.4% and a lightness of 32.2%. #157c8f color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #00001f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#157c8f color description : Dark cyan.

#157c8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157c8f has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1408143.

Hex triplet 157c8f #157c8f
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 143 rgb(21,124,143)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 56.1 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,56.1%)
CMYK 85, 13, 0, 44
HSL 189.3°, 74.4, 32.2 hsl(189.3,74.4%,32.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.3°, 85.3, 56.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.697, -20.465, -18.149
XYZ 12.473, 16.557, 28.523
xyY 0.217, 0.288, 16.557
CIE-LCH 47.697, 27.353, 221.568
CIE-LUV 47.697, -33.36, -23.662
Hunter-Lab 40.69, -16.488, -13.079
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 10001111

Color Schemes with #157c8f

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Alternatives to #157c8f

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#157c8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157c8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157c8f;}
.background {background-color:#157c8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #157c8f;}

Shades and Tints of #157c8f

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 #157c8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5556 is the less saturated color, while #0289a2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157c8f 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
  • #73778d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #707699 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #13848d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #51798e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f7895 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #14818e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population