#168c8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #168c8b is composed of 8.6% red, 54.9% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.7% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 179.5 degrees, a saturation of 72.8% and a lightness of 31.8%. #168c8b color hex could be obtained by blending #2cffff with #001917. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 9
    • G 55
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 84
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#168c8b color description : Dark cyan.

#168c8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #168c8b has RGB values of R:22, G:140, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.84, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 1477771.

Hex triplet 168c8b #168c8b
RGB Decimal 22, 140, 139 rgb(22,140,139)
RGB Percent 8.6, 54.9, 54.5 rgb(8.6%,54.9%,54.5%)
CMYK 84, 0, 1, 45
HSL 179.5°, 72.8, 31.8 hsl(179.5,72.8%,31.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 179.5°, 84.3, 54.9
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 52.718, -29.849, -8.217
XYZ 14.368, 20.789, 27.68
xyY 0.229, 0.331, 20.789
CIE-LCH 52.718, 30.96, 195.392
CIE-LUV 52.718, -39.345, -7.639
Hunter-Lab 45.595, -23.544, -4.077
Binary 00010110, 10001100, 10001011

Color Schemes with #168c8b

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Alternatives to #168c8b

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#168c8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #168c8b

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.text {color:#168c8b;}
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Shades and Tints of #168c8b

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, #010404 is the darkest color, while #f2fdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #168c8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e5454 is the less saturated color, while #039f9d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #168c8b 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #587070 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #858389 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #878197 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2d909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c8689 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e8592 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #248e95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population