#157ca9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157ca9 is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.6% cyan, 26.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 198.2 degrees, a saturation of 77.9% and a lightness of 37.3%. #157ca9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #000053. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#157ca9 color description : Dark blue.

#157ca9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157ca9 has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 1408169.

Hex triplet 157ca9 #157ca9
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 169 rgb(21,124,169)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 66.3 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,66.3%)
CMYK 88, 27, 0, 34
HSL 198.2°, 77.9, 37.3 hsl(198.2,77.9%,37.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.2°, 87.6, 66.3
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.807, -11.096, -31.654
XYZ 14.677, 17.438, 40.126
xyY 0.203, 0.241, 17.438
CIE-LCH 48.807, 33.542, 250.682
CIE-LUV 48.807, -31.614, -46.092
Hunter-Lab 41.759, -10.342, -27.741
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 10101001

Color Schemes with #157ca9

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Alternatives to #157ca9

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#157ca9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157ca9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157ca9;}
.background {background-color:#157ca9;}
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Shades and Tints of #157ca9

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, #01090c is the darkest color, while #fafdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157ca9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e5f60 is the less saturated color, while #0682b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157ca9 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
  • #536770 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c79a6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #617ab0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008790 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c7aa7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #457bae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078399 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population