#157cc9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157cc9 is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 89.6% cyan, 38.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 205.7 degrees, a saturation of 81.1% and a lightness of 43.5%. #157cc9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #000093. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#157cc9 color description : Strong blue.

#157cc9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157cc9 has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 1408201.

Hex triplet 157cc9 #157cc9
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 201 rgb(21,124,201)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 78.8 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,78.8%)
CMYK 90, 38, 0, 21
HSL 205.7°, 81.1, 43.5 hsl(205.7,81.1%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.7°, 89.6, 78.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 50.441, 1.052, -47.508
XYZ 18.057, 18.79, 57.93
xyY 0.191, 0.198, 18.79
CIE-LCH 50.441, 47.52, 271.269
CIE-LUV 50.441, -29.746, -73.006
Hunter-Lab 43.348, -1.502, -48.893
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 11001001

Color Schemes with #157cc9

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Alternatives to #157cc9

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#157cc9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157cc9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157cc9;}
.background {background-color:#157cc9;}
.border {border:1px solid #157cc9;}

Shades and Tints of #157cc9

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, #010306 is the darkest color, while #f3f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157cc9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a7074 is the less saturated color, while #047eda is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157cc9 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #566a7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e7cc6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4080cc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008b94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #437cc7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #307ecb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0785a7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population