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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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#178b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#178b9d foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

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

#178b9d background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #178b9d">…</p>

#178b9d shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<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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