#157d8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157d8e is composed of 8.2% red, 49% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.2% cyan, 12% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 188.4 degrees, a saturation of 74.2% and a lightness of 32%. #157d8e color hex could be obtained by blending #2afaff with #00001d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#157d8e color description : Dark cyan.

#157d8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157d8e has RGB values of R:21, G:125, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1408398.

Hex triplet 157d8e #157d8e
RGB Decimal 21, 125, 142 rgb(21,125,142)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49, 55.7 rgb(8.2%,49%,55.7%)
CMYK 85, 12, 0, 44
HSL 188.4°, 74.2, 32 hsl(188.4,74.2%,32%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.4°, 85.2, 55.7
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 47.98, -21.343, -17.127
XYZ 12.524, 16.778, 28.168
xyY 0.218, 0.292, 16.778
CIE-LCH 47.98, 27.365, 218.747
CIE-LUV 47.98, -33.792, -22.011
Hunter-Lab 40.962, -17.106, -12.099
Binary 00010101, 01111101, 10001110

Color Schemes with #157d8e

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Alternatives to #157d8e

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#157d8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157d8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157d8e;}
.background {background-color:#157d8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #157d8e;}

Shades and Tints of #157d8e

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, #010505 is the darkest color, while #f3fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157d8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5456 is the less saturated color, while #028ba1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157d8e 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #516669 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #74788c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #727798 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #17848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #52798d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #507994 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #16818e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population