#157f9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157f9e is composed of 8.2% red, 49.8% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.7% cyan, 19.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 193.6 degrees, a saturation of 76.5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #157f9e color hex could be obtained by blending #2afeff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 50
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#157f9e color description : Dark cyan.

#157f9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157f9e has RGB values of R:21, G:127, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1408926.

Hex triplet 157f9e #157f9e
RGB Decimal 21, 127, 158 rgb(21,127,158)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.8, 62 rgb(8.2%,49.8%,62%)
CMYK 87, 20, 0, 38
HSL 193.6°, 76.5, 35.1 hsl(193.6,76.5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.6°, 86.7, 62
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 49.259, -16.802, -24.542
XYZ 14.069, 17.805, 35.041
xyY 0.21, 0.266, 17.805
CIE-LCH 49.259, 29.742, 235.604
CIE-LUV 49.259, -33.399, -34.246
Hunter-Lab 42.197, -14.331, -19.699
Binary 00010101, 01111111, 10011110

Color Schemes with #157f9e

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Alternatives to #157f9e

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#157f9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157f9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157f9e;}
.background {background-color:#157f9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #157f9e;}

Shades and Tints of #157f9e

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 #f0fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157f9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535d60 is the less saturated color, while #008ab3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157f9e 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #53696f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737a9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6c7aa7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008892 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #507c9c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4c7ca3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #078496 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population