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Benjamin Moore Varsity Blues / 756 / #236a78 Hex Color Code

#236a78 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #236a78 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #236a78 is comprised of 13.73% red, 41.57% green and 47.06% blue. In the HSL color space #236a78 has a hue of 190° (degrees), 55% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.46 nm.

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#236a78 linear gradient to complementary #634138

  1. #236a78
  2. #3a636d
  3. #475d62
  4. #515657
  5. #594f4d
  6. #5e4842
  7. #634138

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #045866
  2. #115e6c
  3. #1b6472
  4. #236a78
  5. #2b707e
  6. #327684
  7. #397c8a

Tones

  1. #236a78
  2. #306571
  3. #39616a
  4. #405c63
  5. #46575c
  6. #4a5355
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#236a78 to white

  1. #236a78
  2. #4d818d
  3. #7199a3
  4. #94b2b9
  5. #b7cbd0
  6. #dbe5e7
  7. #ffffff

#236a78 to black

  1. #236a78
  2. #215863
  3. #1e464f
  4. #1a363c
  5. #152629
  6. #0e1718
  7. #000000

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#236a78 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#236a78 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #236a78">…</p>

#236a78 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #236a78">…</p>

#236a78 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #236a78">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2321016
Binary
00100011, 01101010, 01111000
Hexadecimal
#236a78
LRV
≈ 12.0%
Closest short hex
#167 ΔE = 2.153
RGB
rgb(35, 106, 120)
RGBA
rgba(35, 106, 120, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.406, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.289%, blue: 0.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14456200 / 0xff236a78
HSL
hsl(190, 55%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 55%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (189.882), saturation: 71% (0.708), value: 47% (0.471)
HSP
hue: 189.882, saturation: 70.833%, perceived brightness: 36.374%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.682, S: 87.011, L: 41.249
Cubehelix
H: -177.935, S: 0.565, L: 0.338
TSL
T: -1.667, S: 0.285, L: 0.339
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.708), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.529)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 53% (0.529)
XYZ
X: 9.236, Y: 12.020, Z: 19.599
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.294, Y: 12.020
CIELab
L: 41.249, a: -16.890, b: -14.220
CIELuv
L: 41.249, u: -26.317, v: -17.539
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.249, C: 22.079, H: 220.095
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.249, C: 31.626, H: 213.682
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.670, a: -13.123, b: -9.247
CIECAM02
J: 30.320, C: 33.141, h: 214.996, Q: 108.486, M: 28.981, s: 51.686, H: 272.991
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -2.338, green: 3.459
LMS
L: 8.749, M: 14.026, S: 19.465
YCbCr
Y: 90.179, Cb: 144.654, Cr: 95.837
YCgCo
Y: 91.750, Cg: 14.250, Co: -12.500
YDbDr
Y: 86.367, Db: 50.612, Dr: 97.681
YPbPr
Y: 91.885, Pb: 15.165, Pr: -36.144
xvYCC
Y: 94.913, Cb: 141.321, Cr: 96.250
YIQ
Y: 86.367, I: -46.794, Q: -10.657
YUV
Y: 86.367, U: 16.551, V: -45.065
Munsell Color System
5B 4/6 ΔE = 1.707
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 6.600

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