#157f9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157f9b is composed of 8.2% red, 49.8% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 18.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 192.5 degrees, a saturation of 76.1% and a lightness of 34.5%. #157f9b color hex could be obtained by blending #2afeff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 50
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#157f9b color description : Dark cyan.

#157f9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157f9b has RGB values of R:21, G:127, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 1408923.

Hex triplet 157f9b #157f9b
RGB Decimal 21, 127, 155 rgb(21,127,155)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.8, 60.8 rgb(8.2%,49.8%,60.8%)
CMYK 86, 18, 0, 39
HSL 192.5°, 76.1, 34.5 hsl(192.5,76.1%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.5°, 86.5, 60.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 49.134, -17.872, -22.982
XYZ 13.813, 17.703, 33.698
xyY 0.212, 0.271, 17.703
CIE-LCH 49.134, 29.113, 232.13
CIE-LUV 49.134, -33.605, -31.649
Hunter-Lab 42.075, -15.03, -18.032
Binary 00010101, 01111111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #157f9b

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Alternatives to #157f9b

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#157f9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157f9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157f9b;}
.background {background-color:#157f9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #157f9b;}

Shades and Tints of #157f9b

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, #020e11 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157f9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525c5e is the less saturated color, while #018baf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157f9b 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
  • #53686d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737a99 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6e7aa4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008791 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #517c99 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4e7ca1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078495 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population