#157cd3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157cd3 is composed of 8.2% red, 48.6% green and 82.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 90% cyan, 41.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 17.3% black. It has a hue angle of 207.5 degrees, a saturation of 81.9% and a lightness of 45.5%. #157cd3 color hex could be obtained by blending #2af8ff with #0000a7. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 90
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#157cd3 color description : Strong blue.

#157cd3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157cd3 has RGB values of R:21, G:124, B:211 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 1408211.

Hex triplet 157cd3 #157cd3
RGB Decimal 21, 124, 211 rgb(21,124,211)
RGB Percent 8.2, 48.6, 82.7 rgb(8.2%,48.6%,82.7%)
CMYK 90, 41, 0, 17
HSL 207.5°, 81.9, 45.5 hsl(207.5,81.9%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.5°, 90, 82.7
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 51.009, 4.912, -52.289
XYZ 19.272, 19.276, 64.329
xyY 0.187, 0.187, 19.276
CIE-LCH 51.009, 52.519, 275.366
CIE-LUV 51.009, -29.24, -81.123
Hunter-Lab 43.905, 1.52, -56.139
Binary 00010101, 01111100, 11010011

Color Schemes with #157cd3

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Alternatives to #157cd3

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#157cd3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157cd3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157cd3;}
.background {background-color:#157cd3;}
.border {border:1px solid #157cd3;}

Shades and Tints of #157cd3

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, #01090f is the darkest color, while #fcfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157cd3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e747a is the less saturated color, while #037ee5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157cd3 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.

  • #676767 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #576b7d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #587dd1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2c82d5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008d95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #407dd1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #247fd4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0786ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population