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#157ac2 Hex Color Code

#157ac2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #157ac2 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #157ac2 is comprised of 8.24% red, 47.84% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #157ac2 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 80% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.31 nm.

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#157ac2 linear gradient to complementary #ab8d2c

  1. #157ac2
  2. #567cab
  3. #737f93
  4. #86827c
  5. #958664
  6. #a1894a
  7. #ab8d2c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0065aa
  2. #006cb2
  3. #0073ba
  4. #157ac2
  5. #2681ca
  6. #3389d2
  7. #3e90da

Tones

  1. #157ac2
  2. #3977b3
  3. #4b75a5
  4. #577396
  5. #607088
  6. #676e7a
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#157ac2 to white

  1. #157ac2
  2. #558fcc
  3. #7da4d7
  4. #9fbae1
  5. #c0d0eb
  6. #e0e7f5
  7. #ffffff

#157ac2 to black

  1. #157ac2
  2. #1d659f
  3. #1f507d
  4. #1d3d5d
  5. #182a3e
  6. #121822
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6508
      #267bc0
      ΔE = 0.812 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 6496
      #327fbf
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3441
      #007dc6
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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    1. ★ Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R90B
      #357ac0
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      #177fc8
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      #3879c2
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
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      #177fc8
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
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    1. ★ 3005
      #007dcc
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ 299 2X
      #007fcc
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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    1. ★ Wishing Well
      #007ecc
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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      #317ec1
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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    1. ★ 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 34-b
      #1780c4
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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    1. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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    1. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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    1. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
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    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 16.2%

#157ac2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#157ac2 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #157ac2">…</p>

#157ac2 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #157ac2">…</p>

#157ac2 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #157ac2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1407682
Binary
00010101, 01111010, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#157ac2
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 1.331
RGB
rgb(21, 122, 194)
RGBA
rgba(21, 122, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.062, g: 0.362, b: 0.576
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.332%, blue: 0.761%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15369534 / 0xff157ac2
HSL
hsl(205, 80%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 80%%, 42%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.971), saturation: 89% (0.892), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 204.971, saturation: 89.175%, perceived brightness: 44.986%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.780, S: 96.798, L: 49.461
Cubehelix
H: -159.980, S: 1.028, L: 0.391
TSL
T: -2.052, S: 0.366, L: 0.392
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.892), magenta: 37% (0.371), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 24% (0.239)
XYZ
X: 17.003, Y: 17.971, Z: 53.601
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.203, Y: 17.971
CIELab
L: 49.461, a: -0.433, b: -45.055
CIELuv
L: 49.461, u: -29.461, v: -68.673
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.461, C: 45.057, H: 269.449
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.461, C: 74.726, H: 246.780
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.393, a: -2.595, b: -45.291
CIECAM02
J: 37.560, C: 56.583, h: 243.763, Q: 120.746, M: 49.481, s: 64.015, H: 302.957
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.356, jaune: -7.855, green: 3.675
LMS
L: 11.475, M: 18.870, S: 53.007
YCbCr
Y: 101.897, Cb: 174.556, Cr: 78.549
YCgCo
Y: 114.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: -38.000
YDbDr
Y: 100.009, Db: 141.426, Dr: 150.257
YPbPr
Y: 105.671, Pb: 47.615, Pr: -53.812
xvYCC
Y: 106.753, Cb: 169.827, Cr: 80.730
YIQ
Y: 100.009, I: -83.298, Q: 1.045
YUV
Y: 100.009, U: 46.253, V: -69.316
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.801
Brand Color
Garmin ΔE = 1.117

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