#159e96 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #159e96 is composed of 8.2% red, 62% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.1% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 176.5 degrees, a saturation of 76.5% and a lightness of 35.1%. #159e96 color hex could be obtained by blending #2affff with #003d2d. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 8
    • G 62
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#159e96 color description : Dark cyan.

#159e96 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #159e96 has RGB values of R:21, G:158, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 1416854.

Hex triplet 159e96 #159e96
RGB Decimal 21, 158, 150 rgb(21,158,150)
RGB Percent 8.2, 62, 58.8 rgb(8.2%,62%,58.8%)
CMYK 87, 0, 5, 38
HSL 176.5°, 76.5, 35.1 hsl(176.5,76.5%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 176.5°, 86.7, 62
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 58.801, -35.078, -5.48
XYZ 18.039, 26.813, 33.077
xyY 0.231, 0.344, 26.813
CIE-LCH 58.801, 35.503, 188.879
CIE-LUV 58.801, -45.05, -2.895
Hunter-Lab 51.782, -28.433, -1.626
Binary 00010101, 10011110, 10010110

Color Schemes with #159e96

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Alternatives to #159e96

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#159e96 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #159e96

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #159e96

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 #f0fdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #159e96

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #53605f is the less saturated color, while #00b3a8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #159e96 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.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #617c7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #959292 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #998fa2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #34a0ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #679693 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #69949d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #289fa4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population