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#178b9f Hex Color Code

#178b9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #178b9f is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #178b9f is comprised of 9.02% red, 54.51% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #178b9f has a hue of 189° (degrees), 75% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.34 nm.

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#178b9f linear gradient to complementary #784a3e

  1. #178b9f
  2. #43808e
  3. #57767d
  4. #646b6d
  5. #6d605d
  6. #74554d
  7. #784a3e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007387
  2. #007b8f
  3. #008397
  4. #178b9f
  5. #2693a7
  6. #339bb0
  7. #3ea4b8

Tones

  1. #178b9f
  2. #338393
  3. #417b88
  4. #4b737c
  5. #526b71
  6. #576366
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#178b9f to white

  1. #178b9f
  2. #519eae
  3. #77b1be
  4. #9ac4ce
  5. #bcd7de
  6. #deebee
  7. #ffffff

#178b9f to black

  1. #178b9f
  2. #1c7283
  3. #1d5b67
  4. #1b444d
  5. #172f34
  6. #111b1d
  7. #000000

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#178b9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#178b9f foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #178b9f">…</p>

#178b9f background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #178b9f">…</p>

#178b9f shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #178b9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1543071
Binary
00010111, 10001011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#178b9f
LRV
≈ 21.1%
Closest short hex
#289 ΔE = 1.489
RGB
rgb(23, 139, 159)
RGBA
rgba(23, 139, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.072, g: 0.433, b: 0.495
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.336%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15234145 / 0xff178b9f
HSL
hsl(189, 75%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 75%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (188.824), saturation: 86% (0.855), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 188.824, saturation: 85.535%, perceived brightness: 47.029%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 214.255, S: 96.287, L: 53.112
Cubehelix
H: -179.107, S: 0.837, L: 0.417
TSL
T: -1.646, S: 0.376, L: 0.418
CMYK
cyan: 86% (0.855), magenta: 13% (0.126), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 15.841, Y: 21.149, Z: 36.041
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.290, Y: 21.149
CIELab
L: 53.112, a: -22.734, b: -19.191
CIELuv
L: 53.112, u: -37.435, v: -25.493
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.112, C: 29.751, H: 220.169
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.112, C: 45.291, H: 214.255
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.988, a: -18.991, b: -14.275
CIECAM02
J: 41.224, C: 42.521, h: 214.992, Q: 126.498, M: 37.184, s: 54.217, H: 272.985
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -3.154, green: 4.670
LMS
L: 14.841, M: 24.974, S: 35.778
YCbCr
Y: 107.549, Cb: 153.948, Cr: 75.656
YCgCo
Y: 115.000, Cg: 24.000, Co: -28.250
YDbDr
Y: 106.596, Db: 78.860, Dr: 158.968
YPbPr
Y: 115.732, Pb: 23.340, Pr: -58.920
xvYCC
Y: 115.393, Cb: 148.503, Cr: 76.243
YIQ
Y: 106.596, I: -75.528, Q: -18.306
YUV
Y: 106.596, U: 25.788, V: -73.340
Munsell Color System
5B 5/8 ΔE = 1.136
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 9.156

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