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#157b9f Hex Color Code

#157b9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #157b9f is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #157b9f is comprised of 8.24% red, 48.24% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #157b9f has a hue of 196° (degrees), 77% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.52 nm.

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#157b9f linear gradient to complementary #7b5539

  1. #157b9f
  2. #42758d
  3. #566e7c
  4. #64686b
  5. #6e625a
  6. #755b4a
  7. #7b5539

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006689
  2. #006d90
  3. #007498
  4. #157b9f
  5. #2382a6
  6. #2e89ae
  7. #3891b6

Tones

  1. #157b9f
  2. #317593
  3. #3f7087
  4. #496a7c
  5. #506570
  6. #565f65
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#157b9f to white

  1. #157b9f
  2. #4f90af
  3. #75a5be
  4. #99bbce
  5. #bbd1de
  6. #dde8ef
  7. #ffffff

#157b9f to black

  1. #157b9f
  2. #1a6683
  3. #1c5167
  4. #1a3d4d
  5. #162a34
  6. #10191d
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2454 CP
      #137ca1
      ΔE = 0.477 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ P 119-8 C
      #007da0
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  2. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 18 E 53 - Tartan blue / Cobalt blue / Regatta
      #007a9f
      ΔE = 0.670 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1305 Sky Blue 5
      #007a9f
      ΔE = 0.670 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1315 Blue Ocean
      #3a7f9e
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Vien / CL 2226A
      #197da2
      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Mosque
      #077c9f
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2015-4
      #177d9f
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. T2003-2
      #007ca7
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4098 Indigo Sea 90BG 21/302
      #257da1
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ 4068 Spectrum Blue 67BG 19/394
      #007ba4
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ R7.44.41
      #007b9d
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ S0.40.40
      #007899
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Jewel / NP BGG 1575 A
      #007c9e
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Neptune / NP PB 1562 D
      #25809f
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-c7
      #137fa3
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 30-b7
      #0077a1
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-33-6 Sparkling Cascade
      #00789f
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 1-33-7 Stargazer
      #0080aa
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Caribbean Waters
      #007d9f
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Planetarium
      #00749b
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue X78R148B
      #007fa3
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. ★ Cliff Dive R147A
      #007ea7
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  14. Plascon

    1. ★ Casa del Mar B2-C1-4
      #1c7898
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 16 220 / Arctis 105
      #1c7898
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 39/14
      #2080a4
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ 65BG 17/353
      #007b9c
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Woad Walk
      #3a7d9a
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5333 B
      #177ea6
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4040-B
      #397b97
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  18. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS517
      #0880a4
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2055-B10G
      #0080a7
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  20. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28012
      #2480a5
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Model Master 2730
      #2982a6
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Paradise Waters / P123-C6
      #1b7597
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Portsea / P113-C6
      #247497
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10377
      #0079a3
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. CF10357
      #0082a8
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  23. Taubmans

    1. North Sea / T12 42.G2
      #0080a9
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Portsea / T12 42.G4
      #247497
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  24. Ford

    1. Blue
      #347796
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Light Cadet Blue
      #24779f
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Plate - 6796
      #017ca7
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  26. Olympic

    1. Cosmic Dust B54-5
      #307a96
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  27. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80013,X13
      #1e7497
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  28. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0434
      #23759a
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  29. Peterbuilt

    1. Blue / 92095
      #23759a
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 3365
      #327693
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-33-6 Upstream
      #2e769a
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Paisley / 252-6
      #1e80a9
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Paisley 252-6
      #1e80a9
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Planetarium / 90BG 14/337
      #007496
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

#157b9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#157b9f foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #157b9f">…</p>

#157b9f background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #157b9f">…</p>

#157b9f shadow

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #157b9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1407903
Binary
00010101, 01111011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#157b9f
LRV
≈ 16.8%
Closest short hex
#279 ΔE = 1.597
RGB
rgb(21, 123, 159)
RGBA
rgba(21, 123, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.069, g: 0.406, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.312%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15369313 / 0xff157b9f
HSL
hsl(196, 77%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 77%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.652), saturation: 87% (0.868), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 195.652, saturation: 86.792%, perceived brightness: 42.770%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.166, S: 96.145, L: 48.041
Cubehelix
H: -171.296, S: 0.847, L: 0.378
TSL
T: -1.796, S: 0.367, L: 0.379
CMYK
cyan: 87% (0.868), magenta: 23% (0.226), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 13.648, Y: 16.827, Z: 35.323
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.256, Y: 16.827
CIELab
L: 48.041, a: -14.215, b: -27.008
CIELuv
L: 48.041, u: -31.913, v: -38.256
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.041, C: 30.520, H: 242.241
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.041, C: 49.819, H: 230.166
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.020, a: -12.398, b: -22.340
CIECAM02
J: 36.325, C: 44.467, h: 228.292, Q: 118.745, M: 38.886, s: 57.225, H: 289.269
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.215, jaune: -4.564, green: 4.007
LMS
L: 11.493, M: 19.176, S: 35.006
YCbCr
Y: 98.971, Cb: 158.900, Cr: 80.666
YCgCo
Y: 106.500, Cg: 16.500, Co: -29.250
YDbDr
Y: 96.606, Db: 93.888, Dr: 143.778
YPbPr
Y: 103.866, Pb: 29.730, Pr: -52.656
xvYCC
Y: 105.203, Cb: 154.116, Cr: 81.745
YIQ
Y: 96.606, I: -72.329, Q: -10.368
YUV
Y: 96.606, U: 30.704, V: -66.330
Munsell Color System
7.5B 4/10 ΔE = 1.377
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 2.825

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