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Natural Color System / NCS S 3040-B70G / #278a79 Hex Color Code

#278a79 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278a79 is a medium dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #278a79 is comprised of 15.29% red, 54.12% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #278a79 has a hue of 170° (degrees), 56% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 498.17 nm.

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#278a79 linear gradient to complementary #743d4f

  1. #278a79
  2. #437e72
  3. #54726b
  4. #5f6664
  5. #68595d
  6. #6f4c56
  7. #743d4f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007363
  2. #0c7a6a
  3. #1b8271
  4. #278a79
  5. #319281
  6. #3b9a88
  7. #44a290

Tones

  1. #278a79
  2. #378274
  3. #427a6e
  4. #4a7269
  5. #506963
  6. #55615e
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#278a79 to white

  1. #278a79
  2. #539d8e
  3. #77b0a4
  4. #99c4ba
  5. #bbd7d0
  6. #ddebe7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#278a79 to black

  1. #278a79
  2. #257264
  3. #215a50
  4. #1d443c
  5. #172f2a
  6. #101b18
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #008974
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      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
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      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
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      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      #17917f
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
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      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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      #108473
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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      #108473
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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      #3c8673
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
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      #37867d
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
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      #008a73
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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      #498877
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  33. TRUMATCH

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      #008671
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      #3d8171
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      #00917e
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      #1c816b
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Splendid
      #008472
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. East Bay
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      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  38. 1Shot / One Shot

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      #009083
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Tsunami / A293
      #299283
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  40. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3282
      #008a80
      ΔE = 3.101 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. 327
      #00877d
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  41. General Paint

    1. Watershed / CLV 1154N
      #008a80
      ΔE = 3.101 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Conifer / CLV 1151A
      #408670
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  42. Disney

    1. 4C-70-4 Grand Day Green
      #009079
      ΔE = 3.151 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  43. Benjamin Moore

    1. Rolling Hill Green / 2047-30
      #01917b
      ΔE = 3.173 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Green Gables / 2041-30
      #358270
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  44. Berger

    1. Time to grow / 7526
      #2d8e84
      ΔE = 3.240 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Emerald Valley / 7542
      #3b8272
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  45. Scib Paints

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      #2d8e84
      ΔE = 3.240 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Jasmine Jazz / 7558
      #49866e
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  46. Kelly-Moore

    1. Emerald Valley / KM3263-3
      #488a7b
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Time to Grow / KM3255-3
      #3f9188
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  47. Vista Paint

    1. Emerald Valley
      #3b8272
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Jasmine Jazz
      #49866e
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  48. Taubmans

    1. Carlisle / T10 54F-1
      #458774
      ΔE = 3.340 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Jade Jewel / T12 49.G6
      #1a8079
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
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    1. Los Cabos Teal / 14688
      #008479
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Antilles Green Met. / 29499
      #4b8d7d
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  50. Levis

    1. Clear Blue A70
      #00836e
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  51. Ford

    1. Arbor Green
      #2f857d
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Blue
      #41847a
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  52. Behr

    1. Emerald Coast 490B-6
      #009086
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Jade 1652
      #558a79
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  53. Sico

    1. 6149-63 Capri Grotto
      #009086
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 6148-53 French Riviera
      #469285
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  54. Dupont

    1. CAS421
      #00877f
      ΔE = 3.896 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. CAS389
      #00886a
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
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    1. Eurasia - 2510
      #419283
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
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    1. Aqua Marine
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      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
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      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 2-27-6 Scuba
      #289786
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  58. Apple Barrel

    1. Laguna / 20562
      #02947e
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  59. Brillux

    1. 78.12.21
      #00947e
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 75.18.21
      #009788
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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      #009279
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Great Lake 50GG 18/440
      #00816b
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  61. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Royal Palm / 121
      #418d84
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  62. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 D 43 - Green
      #308f87
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  63. Mylands of London

    1. Turquoise
      #448a82
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  64. Olympic

    1. Carlisle B62-5
      #4c8579
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  65. GM / General Motors

    1. Ocean Green
      #40876e
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Galway Green
      #458f74
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  66. Chrysler

    1. Green
      #40876e
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  67. New Look

    1. Adriatic Seas / A07-04
      #108e87
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  68. Wattyl

    1. Teal Twilight / E82W
      #108e87
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  69. Tollens

    1. T2034-4
      #4d8478
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. UC016 Vert Lome
      #36856a
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  70. Ressource Peintures

    1. Parroqueet / POP05
      #01957d
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Norwegian Blue / POP17
      #4e9380
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  71. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hummingbird / 30C-7
      #397e71
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  72. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Mexican Tile Green C11
      #518675
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  73. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Emerald Valley / 7542
      #538978
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  74. HKS

    1. HKS 59
      #008984
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  75. Peintures MF

    1. Tampico
      #00977f
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  76. Sto

    1. 36101
      #498d73
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 21.7%

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#278a79 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278a79 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #278a79">…</p>

#278a79 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #278a79">…</p>

#278a79 shadow

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

Alberto Giacometti
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591353
Binary
00100111, 10001010, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#278a79
LRV
≈ 20.0%
Closest short hex
#287 ΔE = 0.823
RGB
rgb(39, 138, 121)
RGBA
rgba(39, 138, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.131, g: 0.463, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 36.529%, blue: 54.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14185863 / 0xff278a79
HSL
hsl(170, 56%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(170, 56%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 170° (169.697), saturation: 72% (0.717), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 169.697, saturation: 71.739%, perceived brightness: 45.230%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 170.912, S: 89.673, L: 51.823
Cubehelix
H: -198.774, S: 0.612, L: 0.417
TSL
T: -1.322, S: 0.323, L: 0.417
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.717), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 12% (0.123), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 13.375, Y: 19.987, Z: 21.238
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.366, Y: 19.987
CIELab
L: 51.823, a: -32.273, b: 0.947
CIELuv
L: 51.823, u: -37.656, v: 6.023
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.823, C: 32.287, H: 178.320
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.823, C: 38.135, H: 170.912
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.707, a: -24.837, b: 3.129
CIECAM02
J: 40.076, C: 36.783, h: 181.262, Q: 124.725, M: 32.166, s: 50.784, H: 226.622
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.981, jaune: 0.260, green: 4.994
LMS
L: 14.938, M: 24.647, S: 21.198
YCbCr
Y: 107.433, Cb: 135.189, Cr: 85.746
YCoCg
Y: 109.000, Cg: 29.000, Co: -10.750
YDbDr
Y: 106.461, Db: 21.889, Dr: 128.278
YPbPr
Y: 115.689, Pb: 2.885, Pr: -48.718
xvYCC
Y: 115.356, Cb: 130.534, Cr: 85.205
YIQ
Y: 106.461, I: -53.514, Q: -26.223
YUV
Y: 106.461, U: 7.155, V: -59.185
Munsell Color System
2.5BG 5/6 ΔE = 2.347
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 10.935

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