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#278c85 Hex Color Code

#278c85 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278c85 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #278c85 is comprised of 15.29% red, 54.9% green and 52.16% blue. In the HSL color space #278c85 has a hue of 176° (degrees), 56% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 493.78 nm.

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#278c85 linear gradient to complementary #753e48

  1. #278c85
  2. #45807a
  3. #567370
  4. #626766
  5. #6a5a5b
  6. #704d52
  7. #753e48

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00746e
  2. #097c75
  3. #1b847d
  4. #278c85
  5. #32948d
  6. #3c9c95
  7. #45a59d

Tones

  1. #278c85
  2. #38847e
  3. #437b76
  4. #4b736f
  5. #516b68
  6. #566261
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#278c85 to white

  1. #278c85
  2. #549f98
  3. #78b2ac
  4. #9ac5c0
  5. #bcd8d5
  6. #ddebea
  7. #ffffff

#278c85 to black

  1. #278c85
  2. #25736e
  3. #225c57
  4. #1d4542
  5. #182f2d
  6. #111b1a
  7. #000000

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  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 16 D 43 - Green
      #308f87
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Time to Grow
      #2d8e84
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Time to grow / 7526
      #2d8e84
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Time to grow / 7526
      #2d8e84
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Aruba Blue / 2048-30
      #018c85
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. ★ Gulf Shores / 665
      #018d88
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B50G
      #008d87
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. ★ S 3040-B60G
      #238a80
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 78GG 21/381
      #008d87
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 24-a5
      #328e84
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 24-a6
      #2b857b
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  9. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS429
      #008c84
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. CAS421
      #00877f
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5796
      #008a86
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 5797
      #008a7e
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ming Cascade / T08 66-4
      #008a87
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Dreamy Teal / T12 48.H2
      #008988
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Santorini Seascape X110R218B
      #00918a
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Deep Pool / 78GG 21/381
      #009189
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Watershed / CLV 1154N
      #008a80
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  15. Sico

    1. 6149-63 Capri Grotto
      #009086
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5726 - Royal Palm
      #418d84
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Royal Palm / 121
      #418d84
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  18. Behr

    1. S-G-490 Intense Teal
      #008f84
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 490B-6 Emerald Coast
      #008a7e
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Torrid Turquoise / 101-7
      #00918d
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Dew 101-7
      #00918d
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Torrid Turquoise / PPG1232-7
      #00938b
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Nifty Turquoise - 6941
      #019187
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Thermal Spring - 6761
      #3b8c80
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3282 U
      #008780
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 327
      #00877d
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. Sailing Ship 90GG 24/323
      #188d8c
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  24. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28116
      #25938c
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-28-7 Deep Reflection
      #00928d
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 2-28-6 Cyan Waters
      #008c8b
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  26. KILZ

    1. Caribbean Splash / E711
      #0a8b8a
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  27. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 4040-B60G
      #37867d
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  28. Ford

    1. Arbor Green
      #2f857d
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  29. Mylands of London

    1. Turquoise
      #448a82
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 34A Lake Superior
      #00897e
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  31. Glidden

    1. Torrid Turquoise / PPG1232-7
      #00938b
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  32. Colorhouse

    1. Dream .05
      #18887c
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Time to Grow / KM3255-3
      #3f9188
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  34. Duron

    1. Thermal Spring
      #099185
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7526 - Time To Grow
      #3c897d
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  36. Bristol

    1. Dreamy Teal / P131-C7
      #008988
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  37. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1406806 / M151546
      #25908f
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 22.3%

#278c85 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278c85 foreground

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

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #278c85">…</p>

#278c85 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #278c85">…</p>

#278c85 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278c85">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591877
Binary
00100111, 10001100, 10000101
Hexadecimal
#278c85
LRV
≈ 20.9%
Closest short hex
#288 ΔE = 3.177
RGB
rgb(39, 140, 133)
RGBA
rgba(39, 140, 133, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.125, g: 0.449, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.358%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14185339 / 0xff278c85
HSL
hsl(176, 56%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(176, 56%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 176° (175.842), saturation: 72% (0.721), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 175.842, saturation: 72.143%, perceived brightness: 46.362%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 183.345, S: 90.367, L: 52.817
Cubehelix
H: -192.292, S: 0.643, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -1.423, S: 0.320, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.721), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 5% (0.050), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 48% (0.478)
XYZ
X: 14.446, Y: 20.879, Z: 25.454
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.344, Y: 20.879
CIELab
L: 52.817, a: -29.790, b: -4.556
CIELuv
L: 52.817, u: -37.631, v: -2.199
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.817, C: 30.136, H: 188.695
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.817, C: 37.695, H: 183.345
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.694, a: -23.530, b: -1.043
CIECAM02
J: 41.046, C: 37.085, h: 191.196, Q: 126.225, M: 32.430, s: 50.688, H: 241.102
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.027, jaune: -0.651, green: 4.871
LMS
L: 15.422, M: 25.433, S: 25.359
YCbCr
Y: 109.617, Cb: 139.875, Cr: 84.158
YCgCo
Y: 113.000, Cg: 27.000, Co: -13.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.003, Db: 36.119, Dr: 133.114
YPbPr
Y: 117.983, Pb: 8.115, Pr: -50.178
xvYCC
Y: 117.327, Cb: 135.128, Cr: 83.922
YIQ
Y: 109.003, I: -57.918, Q: -23.535
YUV
Y: 109.003, U: 11.810, V: -61.415
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 5/6 ΔE = 1.140
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 12.934

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