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#179edd Hex Color Code

#179edd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #179edd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #179edd is comprised of 9.02% red, 61.96% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #179edd has a hue of 199° (degrees), 81% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.43 nm.

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#179edd linear gradient to complementary #b28242

  1. #179edd
  2. #5e99c3
  3. #7c94a9
  4. #909090
  5. #9f8b76
  6. #aa875d
  7. #b28242

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0082bf
  2. #008bc9
  3. #0095d3
  4. #179edd
  5. #2ea8e7
  6. #3eb1f2
  7. #4cbbfc

Tones

  1. #179edd
  2. #4298cc
  3. #5692bb
  4. #648cab
  5. #6e869a
  6. #75808a
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#179edd to White

  1. #179edd
  2. #5cade3
  3. #84bde9
  4. #a5cdee
  5. #c4def4
  6. #e2eefa
  7. #ffffff

#179edd to Black

  1. #179edd
  2. #2082b4
  3. #22678d
  4. #204d68
  5. #1b3445
  6. #131d25
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
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      #3b9fd2
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
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      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 27.2%

#179edd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#179edd foreground

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="color: #179edd">…</p>

#179edd background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #179edd">…</p>

#179edd shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #179edd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1547997
Binary
00010111, 10011110, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#179edd
LRV
≈ 29.9%
Closest short hex
#09d ΔE = 2.335
RGB
rgb(23, 158, 221)
RGBA
rgba(23, 158, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.057, g: 0.393, b: 0.550
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.405%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15229219 / 0xff179edd
HSL
hsl(199, 81%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 81%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.091), saturation: 90% (0.896), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 199.091, saturation: 89.593%, perceived brightness: 55.984%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.156, S: 97.639, L: 61.527
Cubehelix
H: -167.176, S: 1.130, L: 0.488
TSL
T: -1.883, S: 0.379, L: 0.489
CMYK
cyan: 90% (0.896), magenta: 29% (0.285), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 25.626, Y: 29.853, Z: 72.804
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.233, Y: 29.853
CIELab
L: 61.527, a: -11.157, b: -41.221
CIELuv
L: 61.527, u: -39.734, v: -63.973
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.527, C: 42.705, H: 254.855
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.527, C: 75.309, H: 238.156
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.638, a: -11.897, b: -40.757
CIECAM02
J: 49.714, C: 57.465, h: 235.312, Q: 138.915, M: 50.252, s: 60.145, H: 297.464
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -7.066, green: 4.715
LMS
L: 19.780, M: 33.089, S: 72.078
YCbCr
Y: 123.201, Cb: 175.637, Cr: 64.262
YCgCo
Y: 140.000, Cg: 18.000, Co: -43.750
YDbDr
Y: 124.817, Db: 144.729, Dr: 193.626
YPbPr
Y: 133.781, Pb: 47.025, Pr: -70.398
xvYCC
Y: 130.894, Cb: 169.308, Cr: 66.160
YIQ
Y: 124.817, I: -100.661, Q: -8.945
YUV
Y: 124.817, U: 47.332, V: -89.326
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.734
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 4.921

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