#157dc9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157dc9 is composed of 8.2% red, 49% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 89.6% cyan, 37.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 205.3 degrees, a saturation of 81.1% and a lightness of 43.5%. #157dc9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2afaff 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

#157dc9 color description : Strong blue.

#157dc9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157dc9 has RGB values of R:21, G:125, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.9, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 1408457.

Hex triplet 157dc9 #157dc9
RGB Decimal 21, 125, 201 rgb(21,125,201)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49, 78.8 rgb(8.2%,49%,78.8%)
CMYK 90, 38, 0, 21
HSL 205.3°, 81.1, 43.5 hsl(205.3,81.1%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.3°, 89.6, 78.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 50.736, 0.445, -47.037
XYZ 18.183, 19.042, 57.972
xyY 0.191, 0.2, 19.042
CIE-LCH 50.736, 47.04, 270.542
CIE-LUV 50.736, -30.073, -72.29
Hunter-Lab 43.637, -1.987, -48.221
Binary 00010101, 01111101, 11001001

Color Schemes with #157dc9

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Alternatives to #157dc9

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#157dc9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157dc9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157dc9;}
.background {background-color:#157dc9;}
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Shades and Tints of #157dc9

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, #010406 is the darkest color, while #f3f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157dc9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a7074 is the less saturated color, while #0480da is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157dc9 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
  • #576b7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #607dc6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4380cd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008c95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #447dc7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #327fcb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0786a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population