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Sigma Cool Blue / S 5040-B / #256079 Hex Color Code

#256079 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #256079 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #256079 is comprised of 14.51% red, 37.65% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #256079 has a hue of 198° (degrees), 53% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.71 nm.

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#256079 linear gradient to complementary #694b35

  1. #256079
  2. #3b5d6d
  3. #4a5962
  4. #545657
  5. #5d524b
  6. #634f40
  7. #694b35

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0d5068
  2. #16556e
  3. #1e5b73
  4. #256079
  5. #2c657f
  6. #326b84
  7. #38708a

Tones

  1. #256079
  2. #315d72
  3. #3a5a6b
  4. #415764
  5. #46555d
  6. #4b5256
  7. #4f4f4f

Tints and Shades

#256079 to white

  1. #256079
  2. #4e798e
  3. #7192a4
  4. #94acba
  5. #b7c7d1
  6. #dbe3e8
  7. #ffffff

#256079 to black

  1. #256079
  2. #225064
  3. #1f4050
  4. #1a313c
  5. #15232a
  6. #0e1519
  7. #000000

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#256079 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#256079 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #256079">…</p>

#256079 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #256079">…</p>

#256079 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #256079">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2449529
Binary
00100101, 01100000, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#256079
LRV
≈ 10.1%
Closest short hex
#068 ΔE = 3.473
RGB
rgb(37, 96, 121)
RGBA
rgba(37, 96, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.146, g: 0.378, b: 0.476
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.281%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14327687 / 0xff256079
HSL
hsl(198, 53%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 53%%, 31%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (197.857), saturation: 69% (0.694), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 197.857, saturation: 69.421%, perceived brightness: 33.935%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.435, S: 83.803, L: 38.090
Cubehelix
H: -168.665, S: 0.555, L: 0.318
TSL
T: -1.851, S: 0.259, L: 0.318
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.694), magenta: 21% (0.207), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 62% (0.624), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 8.396, Y: 10.139, Z: 19.600
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.266, Y: 10.139
CIELab
L: 38.090, a: -10.470, b: -19.667
CIELuv
L: 38.090, u: -22.128, v: -25.849
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.090, C: 22.281, H: 241.971
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.090, C: 34.027, H: 229.435
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.841, a: -8.657, b: -14.207
CIECAM02
J: 27.633, C: 34.031, h: 228.693, Q: 103.568, M: 29.759, s: 53.604, H: 289.745
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.196, jaune: -3.318, green: 2.864
LMS
L: 7.325, M: 11.423, S: 19.438
YCbCr
Y: 85.751, Cb: 147.707, Cr: 100.324
YCgCo
Y: 87.500, Cg: 8.500, Co: -11.750
YDbDr
Y: 81.209, Db: 59.875, Dr: 84.072
YPbPr
Y: 85.233, Pb: 19.285, Pr: -30.650
xvYCC
Y: 89.200, Cb: 144.941, Cr: 101.076
YIQ
Y: 81.209, I: -43.179, Q: -4.698
YUV
Y: 81.209, U: 19.582, V: -38.785
Munsell Color System
7.5B 3/8 ΔE = 3.626
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 7.645

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