#157d9d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157d9d is composed of 8.2% red, 49% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.6% cyan, 20.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 194.1 degrees, a saturation of 76.4% and a lightness of 34.9%. #157d9d color hex could be obtained by blending #2afaff with #00003b. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#157d9d color description : Dark cyan.

#157d9d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157d9d has RGB values of R:21, G:125, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1408413.

Hex triplet 157d9d #157d9d
RGB Decimal 21, 125, 157 rgb(21,125,157)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49, 61.6 rgb(8.2%,49%,61.6%)
CMYK 87, 20, 0, 38
HSL 194.1°, 76.4, 34.9 hsl(194.1,76.4%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.1°, 86.6, 61.6
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.586, -16.055, -25
XYZ 13.727, 17.26, 34.504
xyY 0.21, 0.264, 17.26
CIE-LCH 48.586, 29.711, 237.291
CIE-LUV 48.586, -32.755, -34.963
Hunter-Lab 41.545, -13.724, -20.161
Binary 00010101, 01111101, 10011101

Color Schemes with #157d9d

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Alternatives to #157d9d

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#157d9d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157d9d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157d9d;}
.background {background-color:#157d9d;}
.border {border:1px solid #157d9d;}

Shades and Tints of #157d9d

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #effafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157d9d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c5f is the less saturated color, while #0088b2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157d9d 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.

  • #626262 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #53676e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #71799b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a79a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008690 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f7a9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4b7aa2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078394 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population