#159ca6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #159ca6 is composed of 8.2% red, 61.2% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 87.3% cyan, 6% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 184.1 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 36.7%. #159ca6 color hex could be obtained by blending #2affff with #00394d. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 8
    • G 61
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#159ca6 color description : Dark cyan.

#159ca6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #159ca6 has RGB values of R:21, G:156, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 1416358.

Hex triplet 159ca6 #159ca6
RGB Decimal 21, 156, 166 rgb(21,156,166)
RGB Percent 8.2, 61.2, 65.1 rgb(8.2%,61.2%,65.1%)
CMYK 87, 6, 0, 35
HSL 184.1°, 77.5, 36.7 hsl(184.1,77.5%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.1°, 87.3, 65.1
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 58.684, -29.158, -14.736
XYZ 19.079, 26.688, 40.22
xyY 0.222, 0.31, 26.688
CIE-LCH 58.684, 32.67, 206.812
CIE-LUV 58.684, -43.127, -17.994
Hunter-Lab 51.66, -24.483, -9.998
Binary 00010101, 10011100, 10100110

Color Schemes with #159ca6

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Alternatives to #159ca6

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#159ca6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #159ca6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#159ca6;}
.background {background-color:#159ca6;}
.border {border:1px solid #159ca6;}

Shades and Tints of #159ca6

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, #010909 is the darkest color, while #f7fdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #159ca6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5e5e is the less saturated color, while #07a8b4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #159ca6 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.

  • #757575 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #627d7f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9092a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9090b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #24a0ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6395a3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6394ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1e9faa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population