#157ca3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157ca3 is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 63.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.1% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.1% black. It has a hue angle of 196.5 degrees, a saturation of 77.2% and a lightness of 36.1%. #157ca3 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #000047. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#157ca3 color description : Dark blue.

#157ca3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157ca3 has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:163 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 1408163.

Hex triplet 157ca3 #157ca3
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 163 rgb(21,124,163)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 63.9 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,63.9%)
CMYK 87, 24, 0, 36
HSL 196.5°, 77.2, 36.1 hsl(196.5,77.2%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.5°, 87.1, 63.9
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.533, -13.312, -28.586
XYZ 14.126, 17.218, 37.227
xyY 0.206, 0.251, 17.218
CIE-LCH 48.533, 31.534, 245.029
CIE-LUV 48.533, -32.002, -40.93
Hunter-Lab 41.494, -11.848, -24.147
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 10100011

Color Schemes with #157ca3

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Alternatives to #157ca3

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#157ca3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157ca3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157ca3;}
.background {background-color:#157ca3;}
.border {border:1px solid #157ca3;}

Shades and Tints of #157ca3

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, #010507 is the darkest color, while #f4fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157ca3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5c5c is the less saturated color, while #0782b1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157ca3 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.

  • #626262 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #53676f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e79a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6579ab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d7aa1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #487aa8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078296 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population