#157e8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157e8f is composed of 8.2% red, 49.4% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.3% cyan, 11.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 188.4 degrees, a saturation of 74.4% and a lightness of 32.2%. #157e8f color hex could be obtained by blending #2afcff with #00001f. 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

#157e8f color description : Dark cyan.

#157e8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157e8f has RGB values of R:21, G:126, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 1408655.

Hex triplet 157e8f #157e8f
RGB Decimal 21, 126, 143 rgb(21,126,143)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.4, 56.1 rgb(8.2%,49.4%,56.1%)
CMYK 85, 12, 0, 44
HSL 188.4°, 74.4, 32.2 hsl(188.4,74.4%,32.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.4°, 85.3, 56.1
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.339, -21.528, -17.167
XYZ 12.727, 17.063, 28.608
xyY 0.218, 0.292, 17.063
CIE-LCH 48.339, 27.535, 218.569
CIE-LUV 48.339, -34.083, -22.08
Hunter-Lab 41.307, -17.293, -12.147
Binary 00010101, 01111110, 10001111

Color Schemes with #157e8f

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Alternatives to #157e8f

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#157e8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157e8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157e8f;}
.background {background-color:#157e8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #157e8f;}

Shades and Tints of #157e8f

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, #010506 is the darkest color, while #f4fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157e8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5556 is the less saturated color, while #028ca2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157e8f 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #52676a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #75798d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #737899 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #17858f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #527a8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #517a95 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #16828f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population