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Natural Color System / NCS S 3040-B80G / #278973 Hex Color Code

#278973 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278973 is a medium dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #278973 is comprised of 15.29% red, 53.73% green and 45.1% blue. In the HSL color space #278973 has a hue of 167° (degrees), 56% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 501.05 nm.

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#278973 linear gradient to complementary #733d53

  1. #278973
  2. #427d6e
  3. #527268
  4. #5e6563
  5. #67595d
  6. #6e4c58
  7. #733d53

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00725d
  2. #0d7964
  3. #1c816c
  4. #278973
  5. #31917b
  6. #3a9982
  7. #43a18a

Tones

  1. #278973
  2. #36816e
  3. #41796a
  4. #497165
  5. #4f6961
  6. #54605c
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#278973 to White

  1. #278973
  2. #539c89
  3. #77b09f
  4. #99c3b6
  5. #bbd7ce
  6. #ddebe6
  7. #ffffff

#278973 to Black

  1. #278973
  2. #25715f
  3. #215a4c
  4. #1d443a
  5. #172e28
  6. #101b18
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 23-a5
      #258b74
      ΔE = 0.760
    2. 23-a6
      #1f816c
      ΔE = 2.996
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6147-63 Fiji Lagoon
      #1f8c76
      ΔE = 1.180
    2. 6146-73 Galapagos Green
      #00856c
      ΔE = 2.571
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7285-63 Fiji Lagoon
      #1f8c76
      ΔE = 1.180
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Ionian
      #008a73
      ΔE = 1.638
  5. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-480 Aqua Waters
      #008b75
      ΔE = 1.723
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5792
      #1e8a6f
      ΔE = 1.784
    2. 5763
      #008f75
      ΔE = 2.734
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Minted Glory 3
      #008874
      ΔE = 1.891
    2. 50GG 18/353
      #008674
      ΔE = 2.513
  8. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS413
      #008c74
      ΔE = 1.900
    2. ★ CAS405
      #008876
      ΔE = 2.296
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-26-6 Ocean Grove
      #218c71
      ΔE = 1.925
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-B70G
      #278a79
      ΔE = 1.929
    2. S 2555-B80G
      #00856a
      ΔE = 2.951
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Carolina Green 103-7
      #00896f
      ΔE = 2.071
    2. ★ Jade 203-6
      #00866e
      ΔE = 2.188
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10319
      #008875
      ΔE = 2.071
    2. CF10324
      #00856e
      ΔE = 2.345
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Jade Valley / 50GG 18/353
      #008671
      ΔE = 2.091
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Briny Deep / T12 50.H5
      #2d8574
      ΔE = 2.161
    2. Emerald Forest / T08 32-4
      #008d70
      ΔE = 2.939
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 3515-B73G
      #2c8878
      ΔE = 2.181
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Jade / 203-6
      #00866e
      ΔE = 2.188
    2. Royal Peacock / 102-7
      #008f7c
      ΔE = 2.967
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gem 21-14
      #00866e
      ΔE = 2.188
    2. Persian Green 21-13
      #008f7a
      ΔE = 2.677
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Bleu Verte G5-D1-4
      #30846c
      ΔE = 2.230
    2. Mermaid Jewel G7-B1-3
      #008878
      ΔE = 2.839
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4040-B80G
      #3c8673
      ΔE = 2.233
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 327 2X
      #008977
      ΔE = 2.270
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 111A Country Club
      #05886d
      ΔE = 2.317
    2. 33A Intense Jade
      #008f7b
      ΔE = 2.803
  22. General Paint

    1. Conifer / CLV 1151A
      #408670
      ΔE = 2.652
  23. Focoltone

    1. 2218
      #428976
      ΔE = 2.655
  24. CIL

    1. Jade Valley
      #008675
      ΔE = 2.740
    2. Racing Green
      #008c6f
      ΔE = 2.843
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Ionian - 6754
      #38897a
      ΔE = 2.815
  26. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Green Ink (89)
      #108473
      ΔE = 2.839
  27. Old Citadel

    1. Dark Green Ink
      #108473
      ΔE = 2.839
  28. Disney

    1. 4C-70-4 Grand Day Green
      #009079
      ΔE = 2.849
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Green Gables / 2041-30
      #358270
      ΔE = 2.879
    2. Lucky Shamrock / 609
      #2b816d
      ΔE = 2.905
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Splendid
      #008472
      ΔE = 2.905
  31. Tollens

    1. UC016 Vert Lome
      #36856a
      ΔE = 2.980
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. Ocean Green
      #40876e
      ΔE = 2.986
  33. Chrysler

    1. Green
      #40876e
      ΔE = 2.986

#278973 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278973 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #278973">…</p>

#278973 background

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #278973">…</p>

#278973 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278973">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591091
Binary
00100111, 10001001, 01110011
Hexadecimal
#278973
Closest short hex
#287 ΔE = 1.915
RGB
rgb(39, 137, 115)
RGBA
rgba(39, 137, 115, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.471, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 36.939%, blue: 53.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14186125 / 0xff278973
HSL
hsl(167, 56%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(167, 56%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 167° (166.531), saturation: 72% (0.715), value: 54% (0.537)
HSP
hue: 166.531, saturation: 71.533, perceived brightness: 44.678
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 165.114, S: 89.312, L: 51.335
Cubehelix
H: -202.278, S: 0.599, L: 0.412
TSL
T: -1.269, S: 0.325, L: 0.413
CMYK
cyan: 72 (0.715), magenta: 0 (0.000), yellow: 16 (0.161), key: 46 (0.463)
CMY
cyan: 85 (0.847), magenta: 46 (0.463), yellow: 55 (0.549)
XYZ
X: 12.875, Y: 19.559, Z: 19.313
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.378, Y: 19.559
CIELab
L: 51.335, a: -33.447, b: 3.722
CIELuv
L: 51.335, u: -37.659, v: 10.011
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.335, C: 33.654, H: 173.650
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.335, C: 38.967, H: 165.114
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.226, a: -25.428, b: 5.066
CIECAM02
J: 39.602, C: 36.999, h: 176.406, Q: 123.985, M: 32.355, s: 51.084, H: 219.267
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.957, jaune: 0.710, green: 5.059
LMS
L: 14.701, M: 24.260, S: 19.297
YCbCr
Y: 106.341, Cb: 132.846, Cr: 86.540
YCgCo
Y: 107.000, Cg: 30.000, Co: -9.250
YDbDr
Y: 105.190, Db: 14.774, Dr: 125.860
YPbPr
Y: 114.542, Pb: 0.270, Pr: -47.988
xvYCC
Y: 114.371, Cb: 128.237, Cr: 85.846
YIQ
Y: 105.190, I: -51.312, Q: -27.568
YUV
Y: 105.190, U: 4.828, V: -58.070
Munsell Color System
10G 5/6 ΔE = 1.761
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 10.351

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