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#003940 Hex Color Code

#003940 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #003940 is a very dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #003940 is comprised of 0% red, 22.35% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #003940 has a hue of 187° (degrees), 100% saturation and 13% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.51 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#003940 linear gradient to complementary #2a1916

  1. #003940
  2. #133439
  3. #1c2e31
  4. #22292a
  5. #262423
  6. #281f1d
  7. #2a1916

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003138
  2. #00333a
  3. #00363d
  4. #003940
  5. #043c43
  6. #083f46
  7. #0d4148

Tints and Shades

#003940 to white

  1. #003940
  2. #31565c
  3. #58767a
  4. #80969a
  5. #a9b8bb
  6. #d3dbdc
  7. #ffffff

#003940 to black

  1. #003940
  2. #063036
  3. #0a282c
  4. #0c2023
  5. #0a181a
  6. #050e10
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2217 C
      #003a40
      ΔE = 0.744 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. ★ 2217 XGC
      #003b42
      ΔE = 0.862 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS456
      #003840
      ΔE = 0.750 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. ★ CAS448
      #003b3f
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Jade
      #09363c
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. Volvo

    1. ★ Adriatic Blue / DMC-28G
      #00363b
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 38/10
      #00383c
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. ★ 46 16 199 / Spanisches Gruen 0
      #003c40
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  6. Holden

    1. ★ Aquamarine Blue / E275
      #003d42
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5540-B30G
      #0a3f46
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  8. Plascon

    1. Bermuda Shore B1-D1-2
      #003844
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 3.2%

#003940 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#003940 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #003940">…</p>

#003940 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #003940">…</p>

#003940 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #003940">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
14656
Binary
00000000, 00111001, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#003940
LRV
≈ 3.3%
Closest short hex
#033 ΔE = 4.827
RGB
rgb(0, 57, 64)
RGBA
rgba(0, 57, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.471, b: 0.529
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.118%, blue: 0.251%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16762560 / 0xff003940
HSL
hsl(187, 100%, 13%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 100%, 13%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (186.562), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 25% (0.251)
HSP
hue: 186.562, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 19.108%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 208.856, S: 100.019, L: 21.193
Cubehelix
H: -181.553, S: 0.726, L: 0.159
TSL
T: -1.602, S: 0.484, L: 0.160
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 11% (0.109), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.749)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 78% (0.776), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 2.388, Y: 3.296, Z: 5.360
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.298, Y: 3.296
CIELab
L: 21.193, a: -13.868, b: -9.173
CIELuv
L: 21.193, u: -15.752, v: -8.680
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.193, C: 16.627, H: 213.482
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.193, C: 17.985, H: 208.856
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.155, a: -8.292, b: -4.795
CIECAM02
J: 14.730, C: 25.448, h: 210.644, Q: 75.617, M: 22.253, s: 54.249, H: 267.434
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.116, jaune: -1.491, green: 2.679
LMS
L: 2.296, M: 3.948, S: 5.323
YCbCr
Y: 51.000, Cb: 139.509, Cr: 102.480
YCgCo
Y: 44.500, Cg: 12.500, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 40.755, Db: 34.981, Dr: 77.500
YPbPr
Y: 45.363, Pb: 10.055, Pr: -28.822
xvYCC
Y: 54.959, Cb: 136.833, Cr: 102.682
YIQ
Y: 40.755, I: -36.205, Q: -9.875
YUV
Y: 40.755, U: 11.439, V: -35.755
Munsell Color System
2.5B 2/4 ΔE = 0.897
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 10.842

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