#159e85 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #159e85 is composed of 8.2% red, 62% green and 52.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.8% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 169.1 degrees, a saturation of 76.5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #159e85 color hex could be obtained by blending #2affff with #003d0b. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 8
    • G 62
    • B 52
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 0
    • Y 16
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#159e85 color description : Dark cyan.

#159e85 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #159e85 has RGB values of R:21, G:158, B:133 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0, Y:0.16, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1416837.

Hex triplet 159e85 #159e85
RGB Decimal 21, 158, 133 rgb(21,158,133)
RGB Percent 8.2, 62, 52.2 rgb(8.2%,62%,52.2%)
CMYK 87, 0, 16, 38
HSL 169.1°, 76.5, 35.1 hsl(169.1,76.5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 169.1°, 86.7, 62
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 58.325, -39.941, 3.462
XYZ 16.768, 26.305, 26.383
xyY 0.241, 0.379, 26.305
CIE-LCH 58.325, 40.091, 175.047
CIE-LUV 58.325, -46.322, 10.867
Hunter-Lab 51.288, -31.396, 5.403
Binary 00010101, 10011110, 10000101

Color Schemes with #159e85

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Alternatives to #159e85

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#159e85 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #159e85

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CSS codes
.text {color:#159e85;}
.background {background-color:#159e85;}
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Shades and Tints of #159e85

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f0fdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #159e85

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #53605e is the less saturated color, while #00b392 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #159e85 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.

  • #727272 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f7b76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #989182 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f8d92 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3d9eaa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #689683 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6c938d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e9e9c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population