#157d9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157d9e is composed of 8.2% red, 49% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.7% cyan, 20.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 194.5 degrees, a saturation of 76.5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #157d9e color hex could be obtained by blending #2afaff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#157d9e color description : Dark cyan.

#157d9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157d9e has RGB values of R:21, G:125, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1408414.

Hex triplet 157d9e #157d9e
RGB Decimal 21, 125, 158 rgb(21,125,158)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49, 62 rgb(8.2%,49%,62%)
CMYK 87, 21, 0, 38
HSL 194.5°, 76.5, 35.1 hsl(194.5,76.5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.5°, 86.7, 62
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.628, -15.694, -25.518
XYZ 13.813, 17.294, 34.956
xyY 0.209, 0.262, 17.294
CIE-LCH 48.628, 29.958, 238.407
CIE-LUV 48.628, -32.688, -35.827
Hunter-Lab 41.586, -13.487, -20.727
Binary 00010101, 01111101, 10011110

Color Schemes with #157d9e

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Alternatives to #157d9e

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#157d9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157d9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157d9e;}
.background {background-color:#157d9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #157d9e;}

Shades and Tints of #157d9e

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f0fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157d9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535d60 is the less saturated color, while #0088b3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157d9e 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
  • #70799c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6a79a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008690 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f7a9c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4b7aa3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078395 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population