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#00b979 Hex Color Code

#00b979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00b979 is a medium dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #00b979 is comprised of 0% red, 72.55% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #00b979 has a hue of 159° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 520 nm.

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#00b979 linear gradient to complementary #a41578

  1. #00b979
  2. #53a57a
  3. #70907a
  4. #837a7a
  5. #916279
  6. #9c4579
  7. #a41578

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00995c
  2. #00a365
  3. #00ae6f
  4. #00b979
  5. #22c483
  6. #34cf8d
  7. #43da97

Tones

  1. #00b979
  2. #31a974
  3. #439a70
  4. #4e8b6b
  5. #557b67
  6. #5a6c62
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#00b979 to white

  1. #00b979
  2. #52c58e
  3. #7bd2a4
  4. #9eddba
  5. #bfe9d1
  6. #dff4e8
  7. #ffffff

#00b979 to black

  1. #00b979
  2. #159864
  3. #1a7750
  4. #1b593c
  5. #173c2a
  6. #112119
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2663
      #00b878
      ΔE = 0.346 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2414 C
      #00bb7e
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ 2250 C
      #00b373
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Zenith Teal G5-B1-4
      #14b880
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Clover Tint G4-B1-4
      #1cc07c
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Home Run G68-115-160
      #00be78
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.15.18
      #00b47a
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  6. Sikkens

    1. L8.40.60
      #37b983
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  7. Crayola

    1. Illuminating Emerald
      #05b277
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Aqua Green
      #03bb85
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1060-G
      #0dbb6f
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10288
      #00c182
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5284
      #43b47d
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  11. Taubmans

    1. Emerald Glow / T12 52.F3
      #48b67c
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 36.3%

#00b979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00b979 foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #00b979">…</p>

#00b979 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #00b979">…</p>

#00b979 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00b979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
47481
Binary
00000000, 10111001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#00b979
LRV
≈ 36.1%
Closest short hex
#0b7 ΔE = 1.028
RGB
rgb(0, 185, 121)
RGBA
rgba(0, 185, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.605, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.439%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16729735 / 0xff00b979
HSL
hsl(159, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(159, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 159° (159.243), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 159.243, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 57.847%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.572, S: 100.019, L: 66.578
Cubehelix
H: -210.617, S: 1.080, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -1.144, S: 0.577, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 35% (0.346), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 20.798, Y: 36.076, Z: 23.953
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.446, Y: 36.076
CIELab
L: 66.578, a: -54.640, b: 21.642
CIELuv
L: 66.578, u: -57.626, v: 38.037
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.578, C: 58.770, H: 158.392
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.578, C: 69.047, H: 146.572
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.063, a: -43.302, b: 18.400
CIECAM02
J: 55.167, C: 54.718, h: 158.953, Q: 146.335, M: 47.850, s: 57.183, H: 194.897
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.801, jaune: 3.539, green: 7.601
LMS
L: 26.849, M: 46.751, S: 24.108
YCbCr
Y: 121.098, Cb: 127.284, Cr: 51.329
YCgCo
Y: 122.750, Cg: 62.250, Co: -30.250
YDbDr
Y: 122.389, Db: -2.062, Dr: 232.717
YPbPr
Y: 140.987, Pb: -10.725, Pr: -89.556
xvYCC
Y: 137.083, Cb: 118.579, Cr: 49.331
YIQ
Y: 122.389, I: -89.647, Q: -59.032
YUV
Y: 122.389, U: -0.683, V: -107.374
Munsell Color System
5G 6/10 ΔE = 4.026
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 8.217

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