#157faf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157faf is composed of 8.2% red, 49.8% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88% cyan, 27.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 198.7 degrees, a saturation of 78.6% and a lightness of 38.4%. #157faf color hex could be obtained by blending #2afeff with #00005f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 8
    • G 50
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 88
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#157faf color description : Dark blue.

#157faf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157faf has RGB values of R:21, G:127, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.88, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 1408943.

Hex triplet 157faf #157faf
RGB Decimal 21, 127, 175 rgb(21,127,175)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.8, 68.6 rgb(8.2%,49.8%,68.6%)
CMYK 88, 27, 0, 31
HSL 198.7°, 78.6, 38.4 hsl(198.7,78.6%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.7°, 88, 68.6
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 50.016, -10.592, -33.242
XYZ 15.635, 18.432, 43.289
xyY 0.202, 0.238, 18.432
CIE-LCH 50.016, 34.889, 252.327
CIE-LUV 50.016, -32.275, -48.908
Hunter-Lab 42.932, -10.128, -29.73
Binary 00010101, 01111111, 10101111

Color Schemes with #157faf

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Alternatives to #157faf

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#157faf Preview

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.text {color:#157faf;}
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Shades and Tints of #157faf

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, #020d11 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157faf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606364 is the less saturated color, while #0685be is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157faf 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #556a74 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7cac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #617db6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d7dad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #457eb3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #07869d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population