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#257c8c Hex Color Code

#257c8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #257c8c is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #257c8c is comprised of 14.51% red, 48.63% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #257c8c has a hue of 189° (degrees), 58% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.59 nm.

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#257c8c linear gradient to complementary #704941

  1. #257c8c
  2. #41747f
  3. #516c72
  4. #5c6366
  5. #655b59
  6. #6b524d
  7. #704941

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006777
  2. #0b6e7e
  3. #1a7585
  4. #257c8c
  5. #2f8393
  6. #388a9b
  7. #4092a2

Tones

  1. #257c8c
  2. #367683
  3. #41707b
  4. #496b72
  5. #50656a
  6. #555f61
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#257c8c to white

  1. #257c8c
  2. #52919e
  3. #76a6b1
  4. #99bcc4
  5. #bbd2d7
  6. #dde8eb
  7. #ffffff

#257c8c to black

  1. #257c8c
  2. #236673
  3. #20525b
  4. #1c3e45
  5. #172b2f
  6. #10191b
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Beauregard Chs-38
      #2f7e8d
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Bermuda 354-6
      #167b8f
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3183D Italian Tile
      #2c7f8e
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Azurbeen B1-C1-4
      #0c7c8c
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Azurean Sea B1-B1-3
      #00788c
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Adventure B56-5
      #337a89
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ Bimini Blue A57-6
      #007e8d
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-4
      #247b8e
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
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    1. ★ Cote d'Azur
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      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
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  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Caribbean Blue Water / 2055-30
      #017c8f
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      #167b8f
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-B20G
      #278092
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. CIL

    1. ★ Venetian Turquoise
      #007b8b
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #177d92
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      #217786
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Briny - 6775
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    1. ★ 3145
      #007d8c
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Navajo Turquoise / NP BGG 1589 A
      #007b8a
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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      #007986
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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    1. ★ Sea Isle / T10 47F-1
      #377d8e
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      #007a91
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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      #007b90
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #3e7a85
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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    1. ★ R0.40.40
      #007b90
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. R0.30.40
      #37798a
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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      #007b90
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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      #007b90
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #3e7a85
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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    1. ★ Ocean Soul
      #097b89
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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      #007989
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  23. Sto

    1. ★ 35400
      #2d7884
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
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      #0e7f94
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      #387989
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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      #007887
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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      #0c8292
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #338193
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      #307682
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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    1. Cool Blue / S 4040-B10G
      #377c8f
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
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      #348293
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      #008397
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#257c8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#257c8c foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #257c8c">…</p>

#257c8c background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #257c8c">…</p>

#257c8c shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #257c8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2456716
Binary
00100101, 01111100, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#257c8c
LRV
≈ 16.7%
Closest short hex
#278 ΔE = 1.959
RGB
rgb(37, 124, 140)
RGBA
rgba(37, 124, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.123, g: 0.412, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.330%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14320500 / 0xff257c8c
HSL
hsl(189, 58%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 58%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (189.320), saturation: 74% (0.736), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 189.320, saturation: 73.571%, perceived brightness: 42.363%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.092, S: 89.721, L: 47.881
Cubehelix
H: -178.559, S: 0.646, L: 0.391
TSL
T: -1.656, S: 0.301, L: 0.391
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.736), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 12.702, Y: 16.701, Z: 27.360
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.294, Y: 16.701
CIELab
L: 47.881, a: -19.714, b: -16.068
CIELuv
L: 47.881, u: -31.553, v: -20.563
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.881, C: 25.433, H: 219.181
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.881, C: 37.662, H: 213.092
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.866, a: -16.034, b: -11.088
CIECAM02
J: 36.305, C: 37.205, h: 214.381, Q: 118.712, M: 32.535, s: 52.351, H: 272.212
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.130, jaune: -2.637, green: 4.005
LMS
L: 12.039, M: 19.579, S: 27.171
YCbCr
Y: 101.725, Cb: 147.900, Cr: 88.671
YCgCo
Y: 106.250, Cg: 17.750, Co: -16.500
YDbDr
Y: 99.811, Db: 60.478, Dr: 119.443
YPbPr
Y: 106.621, Pb: 18.005, Pr: -44.236
xvYCC
Y: 107.569, Cb: 143.816, Cr: 89.142
YIQ
Y: 99.811, I: -56.968, Q: -13.419
YUV
Y: 99.811, U: 19.778, V: -55.105
Munsell Color System
2.5B 4/8 ΔE = 2.833
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 9.792

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