#157cbd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157cbd is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.9% cyan, 34.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 203.2 degrees, a saturation of 80% and a lightness of 41.2%. #157cbd color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #00007b. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#157cbd color description : Strong blue.

#157cbd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157cbd has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 1408189.

Hex triplet 157cbd #157cbd
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 189 rgb(21,124,189)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 74.1 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,74.1%)
CMYK 89, 34, 0, 26
HSL 203.2°, 80, 41.2 hsl(203.2,80%,41.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.2°, 88.9, 74.1
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 49.795, -3.552, -41.663
XYZ 16.7, 18.247, 50.783
xyY 0.195, 0.213, 18.247
CIE-LCH 49.795, 41.814, 265.127
CIE-LUV 49.795, -30.404, -63.064
Hunter-Lab 42.717, -4.971, -40.584
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 10111101

Color Schemes with #157cbd

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Alternatives to #157cbd

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#157cbd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157cbd

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

Shades and Tints of #157cbd

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, #01080c is the darkest color, while #fafdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157cbd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666a6c is the less saturated color, while #0580cd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157cbd 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #556a77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #647bba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4f7ec2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008992 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #477bbb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3a7dc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0784a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population