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#178ec9 Hex Color Code

#178ec9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #178ec9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #178ec9 is comprised of 9.02% red, 55.69% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #178ec9 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 79% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.19 nm.

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#178ec9 linear gradient to complementary #a2793e

  1. #178ec9
  2. #558ab2
  3. #70879b
  4. #838384
  5. #90806d
  6. #9a7c56
  7. #a2793e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0075ae
  2. #007db7
  3. #0086c0
  4. #178ec9
  5. #2a96d2
  6. #389fdb
  7. #45a8e5

Tones

  1. #178ec9
  2. #3c89ba
  3. #4f84ab
  4. #5b7f9c
  5. #647a8d
  6. #6b757e
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#178ec9 to white

  1. #178ec9
  2. #58a0d2
  3. #7fb2db
  4. #a1c5e4
  5. #c1d8ed
  6. #e0ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#178ec9 to black

  1. #178ec9
  2. #1e75a4
  3. #205d81
  4. #1e4560
  5. #193040
  6. #121b23
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7018
      #008eca
      ΔE = 0.414 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 1077
      #0087c0
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mockingbird 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Newport Blue / PPG1240-6
      #1c8ac9
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mockingbird / 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Newport Blue / 150-6
      #1389ca
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7243D True Blue
      #008cc5
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Sapphire / 98BG 26/393
      #218fcd
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ Newport Blue / PPG1240-6
      #1c8ac9
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-a2
      #008ac7
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 31-a3
      #0088c2
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  8. Crayola

    1. ★ Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6529
      #358cc0
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ 6488
      #328fcc
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2060-R90B
      #338eca
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ 39藍
      #008dcf
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 46浅葱
      #008dc1
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.40.50
      #3091c5
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  15. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 4114 Blue Sapphire 98BG 26/393
      #008ec3
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Blue Sapphire 98BG 26/393
      #008fc3
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Splish Splash / 73
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5844 - Splish Splash
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 112-15 C
      #0088c0
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Process Blue XGC
      #0087c5
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Utah Sky / 2065-40
      #1d95d1
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #148abe
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Picasso Blue R146B
      #3b91cd
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  23. CIL

    1. Wind Tick
      #008abf
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. Taubmans

    1. King Triton / T10 43E-2
      #258dbe
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Great Barrier Reef / T12 43.G3
      #0093c9
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  25. General Paint

    1. Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  26. Bristol

    1. Great Barrier Reef / P124-C5
      #0093c9
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  28. Caparol

    1. 80 23 240 / Pacific 180
      #2894d4
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 26.4%

#178ec9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#178ec9 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #178ec9">…</p>

#178ec9 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #178ec9">…</p>

#178ec9 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #178ec9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1543881
Binary
00010111, 10001110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#178ec9
LRV
≈ 23.7%
Closest short hex
#38b ΔE = 2.758
RGB
rgb(23, 142, 201)
RGBA
rgba(23, 142, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.063, g: 0.388, b: 0.549
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.370%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15233335 / 0xff178ec9
HSL
hsl(200, 79%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 79%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (199.888), saturation: 89% (0.886), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 199.888, saturation: 88.557%, perceived brightness: 50.526%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.067, S: 97.041, L: 55.829
Cubehelix
H: -166.209, S: 1.027, L: 0.442
TSL
T: -1.904, S: 0.370, L: 0.444
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.886), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 20.565, Y: 23.743, Z: 58.746
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.230, Y: 23.743
CIELab
L: 55.829, a: -9.440, b: -38.975
CIELuv
L: 55.829, u: -35.616, v: -59.433
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.829, C: 40.102, H: 256.385
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.829, C: 69.288, H: 239.067
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.726, a: -9.936, b: -37.373
CIECAM02
J: 43.845, C: 54.319, h: 236.255, Q: 130.458, M: 47.502, s: 60.342, H: 298.546
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.279, jaune: -6.691, green: 4.303
LMS
L: 15.729, M: 26.192, S: 58.155
YCbCr
Y: 113.177, Cb: 171.513, Cr: 71.570
YCgCo
Y: 127.000, Cg: 15.000, Co: -38.750
YDbDr
Y: 113.145, Db: 132.197, Dr: 171.430
YPbPr
Y: 120.901, Pb: 43.185, Pr: -62.214
xvYCC
Y: 119.833, Cb: 165.935, Cr: 73.349
YIQ
Y: 113.145, I: -89.845, Q: -6.806
YUV
Y: 113.145, U: 43.234, V: -79.086
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/12 ΔE = 0.409
Brand Color
Rdio ΔE = 2.988

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