#159b9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #159b9f is composed of 8.2% red, 60.8% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.8% cyan, 2.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 181.7 degrees, a saturation of 76.7% and a lightness of 35.3%. #159b9f color hex could be obtained by blending #2affff with #00373f. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 8
    • G 61
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#159b9f color description : Dark cyan.

#159b9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #159b9f has RGB values of R:21, G:155, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1416095.

Hex triplet 159b9f #159b9f
RGB Decimal 21, 155, 159 rgb(21,155,159)
RGB Percent 8.2, 60.8, 62.4 rgb(8.2%,60.8%,62.4%)
CMYK 87, 3, 0, 38
HSL 181.7°, 76.7, 35.3 hsl(181.7,76.7%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.7°, 86.8, 62.4
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 58.135, -30.9, -11.587
XYZ 18.287, 26.103, 36.874
xyY 0.225, 0.321, 26.103
CIE-LCH 58.135, 33.001, 200.555
CIE-LUV 58.135, -43.303, -12.806
Hunter-Lab 51.092, -25.522, -7.027
Binary 00010101, 10011011, 10011111

Color Schemes with #159b9f

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Alternatives to #159b9f

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#159b9f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #159b9f

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.text {color:#159b9f;}
.background {background-color:#159b9f;}
.border {border:1px solid #159b9f;}

Shades and Tints of #159b9f

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, #000303 is the darkest color, while #f1fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #159b9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #536061 is the less saturated color, while #00afb4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #159b9f 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #607b7c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #91909b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #928eaa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2a9faa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #64949c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6493a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #229da6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population