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#178b9d Hex Color Code

#178b9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #178b9d is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #178b9d is comprised of 9.02% red, 54.51% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #178b9d has a hue of 188° (degrees), 74% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.75 nm.

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#178b9d linear gradient to complementary #77483d

  1. #178b9d
  2. #43808c
  3. #57757c
  4. #646a6b
  5. #6c5f5c
  6. #73544c
  7. #77483d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007385
  2. #007b8d
  3. #008395
  4. #178b9d
  5. #2693a5
  6. #329bae
  7. #3da4b6

Tones

  1. #178b9d
  2. #328391
  3. #407b86
  4. #4a727b
  5. #516a70
  6. #566265
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#178b9d to white

  1. #178b9d
  2. #519ead
  3. #77b1bd
  4. #9ac4cd
  5. #bcd7dd
  6. #deebee
  7. #ffffff

#178b9d to black

  1. #178b9d
  2. #1c7281
  3. #1d5b66
  4. #1b444c
  5. #172f34
  6. #111b1d
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 7712 U
      #228b9d
      ΔE = 0.541 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
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      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10354
      #008c9e
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
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      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  3. Plascon

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      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
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      ΔE = 0.861 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
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      ΔE = 0.988 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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    1. ★ Safe Harbor / PPG1235-6
      #1e8ea1
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
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      #168da2
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
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    1. ★ Azure Pool / T12 45.G1
      #008ea3
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
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      #0091a3
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
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    1. ★ 5831
      #208799
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
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      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      #128a98
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
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      #2b8f9f
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
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    1. ★ Scooter B63-071-211
      #308ea0
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
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      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      #008b99
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
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      #07869b
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
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    1. ★ 3C-70-4 Little Critters
      #1a8d9a
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
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      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
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      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
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      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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#178b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#178b9d foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #178b9d">…</p>

#178b9d background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #178b9d">…</p>

#178b9d shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #178b9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1543069
Binary
00010111, 10001011, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#178b9d
LRV
≈ 21.1%
Closest short hex
#289 ΔE = 1.156
RGB
rgb(23, 139, 157)
RGBA
rgba(23, 139, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.072, g: 0.436, b: 0.492
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.334%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15234147 / 0xff178b9d
HSL
hsl(188, 74%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 74%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (188.060), saturation: 85% (0.854), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 188.060, saturation: 85.350%, perceived brightness: 46.911%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.309, S: 96.253, L: 53.037
Cubehelix
H: -179.942, S: 0.830, L: 0.416
TSL
T: -1.631, S: 0.376, L: 0.417
CMYK
cyan: 85% (0.854), magenta: 11% (0.115), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 15.669, Y: 21.080, Z: 35.135
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.293, Y: 21.080
CIELab
L: 53.037, a: -23.411, b: -18.151
CIELuv
L: 53.037, u: -37.579, v: -23.764
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.037, C: 29.623, H: 217.787
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.037, C: 44.463, H: 212.309
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.913, a: -19.429, b: -13.233
CIECAM02
J: 41.152, C: 42.074, h: 213.449, Q: 126.388, M: 36.793, s: 53.955, H: 271.029
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -2.972, green: 4.700
LMS
L: 14.832, M: 24.972, S: 34.885
YCbCr
Y: 107.353, Cb: 153.070, Cr: 75.798
YCgCo
Y: 114.500, Cg: 24.500, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 106.368, Db: 76.194, Dr: 158.534
YPbPr
Y: 115.588, Pb: 22.340, Pr: -58.828
xvYCC
Y: 115.270, Cb: 147.624, Cr: 76.324
YIQ
Y: 106.368, I: -74.886, Q: -18.928
YUV
Y: 106.368, U: 24.916, V: -73.140
Munsell Color System
5B 5/8 ΔE = 1.955
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 9.882

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