#157cad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157cad is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.9% cyan, 28.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 199.3 degrees, a saturation of 78.4% and a lightness of 38%. #157cad color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #00005b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#157cad color description : Dark blue.

#157cad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157cad has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 1408173.

Hex triplet 157cad #157cad
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 173 rgb(21,124,173)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 67.8 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,67.8%)
CMYK 88, 28, 0, 32
HSL 199.3°, 78.4, 38 hsl(199.3,78.4%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.3°, 87.9, 67.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.996, -9.605, -33.682
XYZ 15.058, 17.59, 42.135
xyY 0.201, 0.235, 17.59
CIE-LCH 48.996, 35.025, 254.084
CIE-LUV 48.996, -31.361, -49.519
Hunter-Lab 41.941, -9.311, -30.205
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 10101101

Color Schemes with #157cad

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Alternatives to #157cad

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#157cad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157cad

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

Shades and Tints of #157cad

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, #020b10 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157cad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606162 is the less saturated color, while #0681bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157cad 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
  • #536872 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b79aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5e7bb4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008790 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b7aab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #437bb1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07839b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population