#12a79b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #12a79b is composed of 7.1% red, 65.5% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 89.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.2% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 175.2 degrees, a saturation of 80.5% and a lightness of 36.3%. #12a79b color hex could be obtained by blending #24ffff with #004f37. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 7
    • G 65
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 89
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#12a79b color description : Dark cyan.

#12a79b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #12a79b has RGB values of R:18, G:167, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.89, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 1222555.

Hex triplet 12a79b #12a79b
RGB Decimal 18, 167, 155 rgb(18,167,155)
RGB Percent 7.1, 65.5, 60.8 rgb(7.1%,65.5%,60.8%)
CMYK 89, 0, 7, 35
HSL 175.2°, 80.5, 36.3 hsl(175.2,80.5%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 175.2°, 89.2, 65.5
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 61.767, -37.892, -3.922
XYZ 19.983, 30.131, 35.771
xyY 0.233, 0.351, 30.131
CIE-LCH 61.767, 38.095, 185.91
CIE-LUV 61.767, -48.059, -0.154
Hunter-Lab 54.891, -31.079, -0.214
Binary 00010010, 10100111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #12a79b

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Alternatives to #12a79b

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#12a79b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #12a79b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#12a79b;}
.background {background-color:#12a79b;}
.border {border:1px solid #12a79b;}

Shades and Tints of #12a79b

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, #010807 is the darkest color, while #f5fefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #12a79b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #59605f is the less saturated color, while #04b5a7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #12a79b 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #648280 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9a96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a296a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #37a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b9e98 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6e9ca3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #29a7ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population