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#278aa2 Hex Color Code

#278aa2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278aa2 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #278aa2 is comprised of 15.29% red, 54.12% green and 63.53% blue. In the HSL color space #278aa2 has a hue of 192° (degrees), 61% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.35 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#278aa2 linear gradient to complementary #845745

  1. #278aa2
  2. #4b8292
  3. #5f7a82
  4. #6c7172
  5. #766963
  6. #7e6054
  7. #845745

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007289
  2. #027a92
  3. #19829a
  4. #278aa2
  5. #3392aa
  6. #3d9ab3
  7. #47a3bb

Tones

  1. #278aa2
  2. #3c8498
  3. #497e8d
  4. #537783
  5. #5a7179
  6. #606b6f
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#278aa2 to white

  1. #278aa2
  2. #579db1
  3. #7cb0c0
  4. #9dc3d0
  5. #bed7df
  6. #dfebef
  7. #ffffff

#278aa2 to black

  1. #278aa2
  2. #267285
  3. #235a69
  4. #1e444e
  5. #192f35
  6. #111b1e
  7. #000000

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#278aa2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278aa2 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #278aa2">…</p>

#278aa2 background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #278aa2">…</p>

#278aa2 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278aa2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591394
Binary
00100111, 10001010, 10100010
Hexadecimal
#278aa2
LRV
≈ 21.2%
Closest short hex
#389 ΔE = 2.706
RGB
rgb(39, 138, 162)
RGBA
rgba(39, 138, 162, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.115, g: 0.407, b: 0.478
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.368%, blue: 0.635%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14185822 / 0xff278aa2
HSL
hsl(192, 61%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(192, 61%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 192° (191.707), saturation: 76% (0.759), value: 64% (0.635)
HSP
hue: 191.707, saturation: 75.926%, perceived brightness: 47.426%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 219.040, S: 91.293, L: 53.184
Cubehelix
H: -175.880, S: 0.736, L: 0.435
TSL
T: -1.706, S: 0.309, L: 0.436
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.759), magenta: 15% (0.148), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.365)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 36% (0.365)
XYZ
X: 16.444, Y: 21.215, Z: 37.404
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.283, Y: 21.215
CIELab
L: 53.184, a: -19.599, b: -20.788
CIELuv
L: 53.184, u: -35.019, v: -28.398
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.184, C: 28.570, H: 226.687
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.184, C: 45.087, H: 219.040
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.060, a: -16.877, b: -15.906
CIECAM02
J: 41.385, C: 41.677, h: 219.140, Q: 126.745, M: 36.446, s: 53.624, H: 278.175
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.155, jaune: -3.448, green: 4.305
LMS
L: 15.090, M: 24.671, S: 37.121
YCbCr
Y: 111.451, Cb: 153.188, Cr: 82.835
YCgCo
Y: 119.250, Cg: 18.750, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 111.135, Db: 76.542, Dr: 137.175
YPbPr
Y: 118.641, Pb: 23.385, Pr: -50.604
xvYCC
Y: 117.892, Cb: 148.542, Cr: 83.548
YIQ
Y: 111.135, I: -66.686, Q: -13.467
YUV
Y: 111.135, U: 25.031, V: -63.285
Munsell Color System
5B 5/8 ΔE = 1.658
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 7.491

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