#157e8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157e8a is composed of 8.2% red, 49.4% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.8% cyan, 8.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.9% black. It has a hue angle of 186.2 degrees, a saturation of 73.6% and a lightness of 31.2%. #157e8a color hex could be obtained by blending #2afcff with #000015. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 49
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 46
    CMYK color chart

#157e8a color description : Dark cyan.

#157e8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157e8a has RGB values of R:21, G:126, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.46. Its decimal value is 1408650.

Hex triplet 157e8a #157e8a
RGB Decimal 21, 126, 138 rgb(21,126,138)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.4, 54.1 rgb(8.2%,49.4%,54.1%)
CMYK 85, 9, 0, 46
HSL 186.2°, 73.6, 31.2 hsl(186.2,73.6%,31.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.2°, 84.8, 54.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.153, -23.229, -14.508
XYZ 12.356, 16.915, 26.657
xyY 0.221, 0.302, 16.915
CIE-LCH 48.153, 27.388, 211.987
CIE-LUV 48.153, -34.438, -17.789
Hunter-Lab 41.128, -18.346, -9.64
Binary 00010101, 01111110, 10001010

Color Schemes with #157e8a

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Alternatives to #157e8a

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#157e8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157e8a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157e8a;}
.background {background-color:#157e8a;}
.border {border:1px solid #157e8a;}

Shades and Tints of #157e8a

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 #f0fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157e8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c5253 is the less saturated color, while #038d9c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157e8a 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
  • #516668 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #767888 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #757795 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1f848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #537a89 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #527991 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1b828c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population