#157e9d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157e9d is composed of 8.2% red, 49.4% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.6% cyan, 19.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 193.7 degrees, a saturation of 76.4% and a lightness of 34.9%. #157e9d color hex could be obtained by blending #2afcff 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

#157e9d color description : Dark cyan.

#157e9d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157e9d has RGB values of R:21, G:126, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1408669.

Hex triplet 157e9d #157e9d
RGB Decimal 21, 126, 157 rgb(21,126,157)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.4, 61.6 rgb(8.2%,49.4%,61.6%)
CMYK 87, 20, 0, 38
HSL 193.7°, 76.4, 34.9 hsl(193.7,76.4%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.7°, 86.6, 61.6
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 48.901, -16.609, -24.511
XYZ 13.854, 17.514, 34.547
xyY 0.21, 0.266, 17.514
CIE-LCH 48.901, 29.608, 235.879
CIE-LUV 48.901, -33.111, -34.172
Hunter-Lab 41.85, -14.145, -19.649
Binary 00010101, 01111110, 10011101

Color Schemes with #157e9d

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Alternatives to #157e9d

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#157e9d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157e9d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157e9d;}
.background {background-color:#157e9d;}
.border {border:1px solid #157e9d;}

Shades and Tints of #157e9d

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 #157e9d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535c5f is the less saturated color, while #0089b2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157e9d 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
  • #53686e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #727a9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6c7aa6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008791 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #507b9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4c7ba2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078395 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population