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#278a28 Hex Color Code

#278a28 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278a28 is a medium dark shade of green. In the RGB color model #278a28 is comprised of 15.29% red, 54.12% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #278a28 has a hue of 121° (degrees), 56% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 548.99 nm.

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#278a28 linear gradient to complementary #6a3081

  1. #278a28
  2. #427d3c
  3. #52704c
  4. #5c625a
  5. #635367
  6. #684374
  7. #6a3081

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00730f
  2. #0d7b18
  3. #1c8220
  4. #278a28
  5. #319230
  6. #3a9a37
  7. #43a23e

Tones

  1. #278a28
  2. #378233
  3. #427a3c
  4. #4a7244
  5. #506a4b
  6. #556252
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#278a28 to white

  1. #278a28
  2. #539e4c
  3. #78b16e
  4. #9ac491
  5. #bcd8b5
  6. #ddebd9
  7. #ffffff

#278a28 to black

  1. #278a28
  2. #257224
  3. #215a1f
  4. #1d441a
  5. #172f14
  6. #111b0d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G20Y
      #248b2e
      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 2075-G20Y
      #148325
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Amazonas 2
      #288c30
      ΔE = 1.302 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ 2810
      #088c18
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 363
      #338c26
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 84.21.27
      #2c8d33
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  5. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS349
      #008b17
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  6. Sikkens

    1. K2.60.40
      #31842d
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 18-a3
      #009026
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 19-a2
      #008c31
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Ford

    1. Green
      #378f28
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  9. Plascon

    1. Spring Frog G4-B1-2
      #009028
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Squaw Valley G2-C1-2
      #008420
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  10. Behr

    1. 440B-7 Par Four Green
      #36893b
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yellow Green / 2033-10
      #018b32
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

#278a28 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278a28 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #278a28">…</p>

#278a28 background

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="background-color: #278a28">…</p>

#278a28 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278a28">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591272
Binary
00100111, 10001010, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#278a28
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#282 ΔE = 0.975
RGB
rgb(39, 138, 40)
RGBA
rgba(39, 138, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.180, g: 0.636, b: 0.184
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.537%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14185944 / 0xff278a28
HSL
hsl(121, 56%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(121, 56%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 121° (120.606), saturation: 72% (0.717), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 120.606, saturation: 71.739%, perceived brightness: 42.628%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 127.867, S: 87.316, L: 50.406
Cubehelix
H: -249.589, S: 0.760, L: 0.382
TSL
T: -0.488, S: 0.455, L: 0.381
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.717), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 71% (0.710), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 10.308, Y: 18.760, Z: 5.085
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.549, Y: 18.760
CIELab
L: 50.406, a: -47.793, b: 42.469
CIELuv
L: 50.406, u: -41.627, v: 53.535
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.406, C: 63.936, H: 138.376
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.406, C: 67.815, H: 127.867
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.313, a: -33.319, b: 23.359
CIECAM02
J: 38.582, C: 60.488, h: 138.271, Q: 122.377, M: 52.896, s: 65.745, H: 172.636
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.563, jaune: 6.125, green: 6.520
LMS
L: 14.787, M: 24.624, S: 5.287
YCbCr
Y: 99.495, Cb: 99.630, Cr: 91.497
YCgCo
Y: 88.750, Cg: 49.250, Co: 9.500
YDbDr
Y: 97.227, Db: -86.084, Dr: 110.701
YPbPr
Y: 109.857, Pb: -37.615, Pr: -44.992
xvYCC
Y: 110.348, Cb: 94.958, Cr: 88.478
YIQ
Y: 97.227, I: -27.492, Q: -51.425
YUV
Y: 97.227, U: -28.161, V: -51.084
Munsell Color System
10GY 5/10 ΔE = 2.080
Brand Color
Envato ΔE = 7.521

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