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#278ab4 Hex Color Code

#278ab4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278ab4 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #278ab4 is comprised of 15.29% red, 54.12% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #278ab4 has a hue of 198° (degrees), 64% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.95 nm.

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#278ab4 linear gradient to complementary #956b46

  1. #278ab4
  2. #5185a1
  3. #68808f
  4. #787b7d
  5. #84756a
  6. #8d7058
  7. #956b46

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00729b
  2. #007aa3
  3. #1782ab
  4. #278ab4
  5. #3492bd
  6. #3f9ac5
  7. #49a3ce

Tones

  1. #278ab4
  2. #3f85a8
  3. #4f819c
  4. #5a7c90
  5. #627785
  6. #697379
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#278ab4 to white

  1. #278ab4
  2. #599dc0
  3. #7eb0cd
  4. #a0c3d9
  5. #c0d7e6
  6. #e0ebf2
  7. #ffffff

#278ab4 to black

  1. #278ab4
  2. #267293
  3. #245a74
  4. #1f4456
  5. #192e3a
  6. #121b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-5 Real Blue
      #2c89b5
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 2-33-5 Blue Bubble
      #318cae
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-4440 TPG
      #008ab6
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. P 116-14 U
      #3889ab
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #3487af
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wind Tick / 99BG 22/432
      #008ab9
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Atwood Lakes / 10BB 22/318
      #4587ad
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-33-7 Stargazer
      #008dba
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ship Harbour / T10 44E-2
      #3d88ae
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Ocean Heart / T12 41.G2
      #0088b9
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchor's Aweigh 25-10
      #008bbb
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3050-B
      #2e87ac
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Caribbean Sea / 56BG 23/355
      #0089b2
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.18.21
      #008eb9
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 66.15.21
      #348aab
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10374
      #008cbd
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 46浅葱
      #008dc1
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  12. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS509
      #0086b3
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. CAS493
      #0086ae
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ A-List / CLV 1165A
      #2589ae
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 14
      #408cb4
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6102
      #328dba
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ 5823
      #2489ae
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Madonna / NP PB 1555 D
      #3385ab
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Goose 90BG 25/284
      #3d88ab
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Blue Streak 70BG 24/380
      #0089b1
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Fun-And-Games A53-5
      #318eb4
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ King Triton B51-4
      #328cba
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-b4
      #148abb
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ 30-c6
      #1a89af
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Old Port
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Citadel / 7406
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  22. Berger

    1. ★ Old Port / 7406
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Old Port / 7406
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  24. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 22/318
      #3e89b3
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 90BG 21/302
      #3086a8
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  25. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2240
      #1b8bb1
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 1092
      #0086ad
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  26. Alcro

    1. ★ Riviera Metallic
      #018bb3
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  27. Sikkens

    1. S4.43.46
      #0085b0
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. S4.43.49
      #0d90bf
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  28. Nature Paint

    1. Blackthorn
      #008eb7
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  29. CIL

    1. Indigo Sea
      #3784a9
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7358 - Hidden Springs
      #1e85ab
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. Azure Pool / 153-7
      #0086ae
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Bellflower / 152-6
      #1091c0
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Azure Pool 153-7
      #0086ae
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  33. Plascon

    1. Frozen Stream B2-B1-4
      #1c90b8
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1233D Nautical Blue
      #3784a7
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 1223D Blue Madonna
      #2787aa
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Hidden Springs / KM3151-3
      #3184b0
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Old Port / KM3175-3
      #0091bc
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach / 7342
      #4689a9
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  37. Humbrol

    1. 48 Mediterranean Blue
      #218db1
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Bristol

    1. Blue Arch / P125-C6
      #2792be
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-B10G
      #108cb1
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 22.0%

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#278ab4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278ab4 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #278ab4">…</p>

#278ab4 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #278ab4">…</p>

#278ab4 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278ab4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591412
Binary
00100111, 10001010, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#278ab4
LRV
≈ 21.9%
Closest short hex
#38a ΔE = 2.626
RGB
rgb(39, 138, 180)
RGBA
rgba(39, 138, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.109, g: 0.387, b: 0.504
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.381%, blue: 0.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14185804 / 0xff278ab4
HSL
hsl(198, 64%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 64%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (197.872), saturation: 78% (0.783), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 197.872, saturation: 78.333%, perceived brightness: 48.550%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.374, S: 91.996, L: 53.922
Cubehelix
H: -168.647, S: 0.818, L: 0.443
TSL
T: -1.851, S: 0.309, L: 0.444
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.783), magenta: 23% (0.233), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 18.160, Y: 21.901, Z: 46.441
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.253, Y: 21.901
CIELab
L: 53.922, a: -13.408, b: -29.994
CIELuv
L: 53.922, u: -33.911, v: -43.994
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.922, C: 32.854, H: 245.913
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.922, C: 55.546, H: 232.374
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.799, a: -12.632, b: -26.078
CIECAM02
J: 42.080, C: 46.991, h: 230.599, Q: 127.805, M: 41.093, s: 56.703, H: 291.991
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -5.086, green: 4.079
LMS
L: 15.174, M: 24.683, S: 46.023
YCbCr
Y: 113.215, Cb: 161.090, Cr: 81.557
YCgCo
Y: 123.750, Cg: 14.250, Co: -25.500
YDbDr
Y: 113.187, Db: 100.536, Dr: 141.081
YPbPr
Y: 119.937, Pb: 32.385, Pr: -51.432
xvYCC
Y: 119.005, Cb: 156.448, Cr: 82.821
YIQ
Y: 113.187, I: -72.469, Q: -7.866
YUV
Y: 113.187, U: 32.879, V: -65.085
Munsell Color System
10B 5/10 ΔE = 2.953
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 5.287

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