#157f79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157f79 is composed of 8.2% red, 49.8% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 83.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 4.7% yellow and 50.2% black. It has a hue angle of 176.6 degrees, a saturation of 71.6% and a lightness of 29%. #157f79 color hex could be obtained by blending #2afef2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #006666.

    • R 8
    • G 50
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 83
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 50
    CMYK color chart

#157f79 color description : Dark cyan.

#157f79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157f79 has RGB values of R:21, G:127, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.83, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.5. Its decimal value is 1408889.

Hex triplet 157f79 #157f79
RGB Decimal 21, 127, 121 rgb(21,127,121)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.8, 47.5 rgb(8.2%,49.8%,47.5%)
CMYK 83, 0, 5, 50
HSL 176.6°, 71.6, 29 hsl(176.6,71.6%,29%)
HSV (or HSB) 176.6°, 83.5, 49.8
Web Safe 006666 #006666
CIE-LAB 47.902, -29.23, -4.856
XYZ 11.349, 16.718, 20.717
xyY 0.233, 0.343, 16.718
CIE-LCH 47.902, 29.631, 189.432
CIE-LUV 47.902, -36.022, -2.7
Hunter-Lab 40.887, -22.008, -1.42
Binary 00010101, 01111111, 01111001

Color Schemes with #157f79

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #157f79

Below, you can see some colors close to #157f79. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#157f79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157f79

This text has a font color of #157f79.

<span style="color:#157f79;">Text here</span>
#157f79 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #157f79.

<p style="background-color:#157f79;">Content here</p>
#157f79 border color

This element has a border color of #157f79.

<div style="border:1px solid #157f79;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#157f79;}
.background {background-color:#157f79;}
.border {border:1px solid #157f79;}

Shades and Tints of #157f79

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, #020909 is the darkest color, while #f7fefd is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #157f79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #484c4c is the less saturated color, while #049088 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157f79 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.

  • #5f5f5f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #506564 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b7878 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e7685 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2e838d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #557a78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #577981 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #248185 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population