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#159eab Hex Color Code

#159eab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #159eab is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #159eab is comprised of 8.24% red, 61.96% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #159eab has a hue of 185° (degrees), 78% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.28 nm.

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#159eab linear gradient to complementary #893e37

  1. #159eab
  2. #4f8f96
  3. #668082
  4. #75706f
  5. #7f615b
  6. #855049
  7. #893e37

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00838f
  2. #008c98
  3. #0095a2
  4. #159eab
  5. #28a7b4
  6. #37b1be
  7. #44bac7

Tones

  1. #159eab
  2. #36949e
  3. #468991
  4. #507f85
  5. #577478
  6. #5d6a6c
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#159eab to white

  1. #159eab
  2. #54aeb9
  3. #7bbec6
  4. #9eced4
  5. #bfdee2
  6. #dfeff1
  7. #ffffff

#159eab to black

  1. #159eab
  2. #1c828c
  3. #1e676f
  4. #1c4d52
  5. #183438
  6. #111d1f
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Riviera / 48
      #189fac
      ΔE = 0.378 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ Caribbean Cruise / 111
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5753 - Riviera
      #189fac
      ΔE = 0.378 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ DE 5760 - Caribbean Cruise
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 510B-6 Blue Jewel
      #009fac
      ΔE = 0.517 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-30-5 Spring Breeze
      #269ca8
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. ★ 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #1f9fa9
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Milano
      #08a1ae
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Peacock's Plume
      #0097a3
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5736
      #219da7
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 5729
      #2a9eb0
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  7. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS452
      #2f9fab
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Milano 16BG 29/350
      #009ba8
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #00a1ad
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ 16BG 29/350
      #00a2ad
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  10. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 1112
      #00a0a7
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 26-b2
      #18a1b0
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  12. Sico

    1. ★ 6152-53 Burst of Blue
      #2a9cab
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Navajo Turquoise / 7438
      #00a0aa
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2555-B20G
      #059bac
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2555-B30G
      #179fa7
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Peacock Eye / T12 46.F2
      #16a1aa
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ Frivolous / T10 48C-1
      #009fb2
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 38/08
      #0098a4
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. S 2050-B30G
      #0f96a4
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-7 Peacock
      #0e9fb2
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 2-29-6 Voyager Sky
      #229aa1
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  19. Sikkens

    1. Q0.40.50
      #0098a3
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. P9.38.49
      #0096a2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. In the Tropics / CSP-640
      #3c99a3
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. San Jose Blue / 741
      #2d9ca2
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  21. Plascon

    1. Luna Moona B1-B1-4
      #1498a8
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  22. General Paint

    1. Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Backstroke
      #09a5b4
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3135
      #0099ab
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 320
      #009ca3
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1173D Ocean Calm
      #0097a6
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Bleu Pacifique
      #2b96a1
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10371
      #029eb2
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Turkish Tile / NP BGG 1590 D
      #009aa2
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Milano / 16BG 29/350
      #08a1a8
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  31. Volkswagen

    1. Aqua Green
      #459ba7
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  32. Bristol

    1. Capricorn Coast / P129-C5
      #009baf
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7438 - Navajo Turquoise
      #0096a3
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  34. Brillux

    1. 69.21.21
      #0096a4
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. Turquoise
      #2b96a4
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 25.0%

#159eab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#159eab foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #159eab">…</p>

#159eab background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #159eab">…</p>

#159eab shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #159eab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1416875
Binary
00010101, 10011110, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#159eab
LRV
≈ 27.6%
Closest short hex
#09a ΔE = 2.387
RGB
rgb(21, 158, 171)
RGBA
rgba(21, 158, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.060, g: 0.451, b: 0.489
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.363%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15360341 / 0xff159eab
HSL
hsl(185, 78%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 78%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (185.200), saturation: 88% (0.877), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 185.200, saturation: 87.719%, perceived brightness: 52.787%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.455, S: 97.452, L: 59.481
Cubehelix
H: -182.989, S: 0.927, L: 0.464
TSL
T: -1.577, S: 0.399, L: 0.465
CMYK
cyan: 88% (0.877), magenta: 8% (0.076), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 92% (0.918), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 19.883, Y: 27.551, Z: 42.790
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.305, Y: 27.551
CIELab
L: 59.481, a: -28.532, b: -16.356
CIELuv
L: 59.481, u: -43.455, v: -20.685
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.481, C: 32.887, H: 209.824
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.481, C: 48.127, H: 205.455
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.489, a: -24.237, b: -11.592
CIECAM02
J: 47.659, C: 44.541, h: 208.051, Q: 136.014, M: 38.950, s: 53.513, H: 264.068
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.102, jaune: -2.638, green: 5.346
LMS
L: 19.457, M: 33.039, S: 42.514
YCbCr
Y: 117.787, Cb: 153.983, Cr: 66.934
YCgCo
Y: 127.000, Cg: 31.000, Co: -32.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.519, Db: 78.979, Dr: 185.442
YPbPr
Y: 129.755, Pb: 22.255, Pr: -69.098
xvYCC
Y: 127.437, Cb: 147.549, Cr: 67.302
YIQ
Y: 118.519, I: -85.790, Q: -24.925
YUV
Y: 118.519, U: 25.826, V: -85.555
Munsell Color System
2.5B 5/10 ΔE = 3.658
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 11.472

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