#157cb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157cb5 is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.4% cyan, 31.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 201.4 degrees, a saturation of 79.2% and a lightness of 39.6%. #157cb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#157cb5 color description : Strong blue.

#157cb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157cb5 has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 1408181.

Hex triplet 157cb5 #157cb5
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 181 rgb(21,124,181)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 71 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,71%)
CMYK 88, 31, 0, 29
HSL 201.4°, 79.2, 39.6 hsl(201.4,79.2%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.4°, 88.4, 71
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 49.386, -6.594, -37.699
XYZ 15.855, 17.909, 46.335
xyY 0.198, 0.224, 17.909
CIE-LCH 49.386, 38.272, 260.079
CIE-LUV 49.386, -30.872, -56.328
Hunter-Lab 42.32, -7.183, -35.292
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #157cb5

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Alternatives to #157cb5

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#157cb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157cb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157cb5;}
.background {background-color:#157cb5;}
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Shades and Tints of #157cb5

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, #010405 is the darkest color, while #f3fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157cb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636667 is the less saturated color, while #0580c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157cb5 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
  • #546974 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #687ab2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #577cbb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #497bb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f7cb9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07849e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population