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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. ★ 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

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #00b979">…</p>

#00b979 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

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

#00b979 shadow

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="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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