#157fb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #157fb9 is composed of 8.2% red, 49.8% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 88.6% cyan, 31.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 201.2 degrees, a saturation of 79.6% and a lightness of 40.4%. #157fb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #2afeff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 8
    • G 50
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#157fb9 color description : Strong blue.

#157fb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #157fb9 has RGB values of R:21, G:127, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 1408953.

Hex triplet 157fb9 #157fb9
RGB Decimal 21, 127, 185 rgb(21,127,185)
RGB Percent 8.2, 49.8, 72.5 rgb(8.2%,49.8%,72.5%)
CMYK 89, 31, 0, 27
HSL 201.2°, 79.6, 40.4 hsl(201.2,79.6%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.2°, 88.6, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 50.499, -6.847, -38.251
XYZ 16.653, 18.839, 48.655
xyY 0.198, 0.224, 18.839
CIE-LCH 50.499, 38.859, 259.851
CIE-LUV 50.499, -31.653, -57.438
Hunter-Lab 43.404, -7.471, -36.079
Binary 00010101, 01111111, 10111001

Color Schemes with #157fb9

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Alternatives to #157fb9

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#157fb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #157fb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#157fb9;}
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Shades and Tints of #157fb9

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, #010609 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #157fb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64686a is the less saturated color, while #0584c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #157fb9 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #566b77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a7db6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #597fbf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008b94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b7db7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #407fbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0787a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population