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#278cbb Hex Color Code

#278cbb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278cbb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #278cbb is comprised of 15.29% red, 54.9% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #278cbb has a hue of 199° (degrees), 65% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.32 nm.

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#278cbb linear gradient to complementary #9c7146

  1. #278cbb
  2. #5587a7
  3. #6d8394
  4. #7d7f80
  5. #8a7a6d
  6. #94765a
  7. #9c7146

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0074a1
  2. #007caa
  3. #1684b2
  4. #278cbb
  5. #3494c4
  6. #409dcd
  7. #4ba5d6

Tones

  1. #278cbb
  2. #4187ae
  3. #5183a2
  4. #5c7e95
  5. #657a89
  6. #6c757d
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#278cbb to white

  1. #278cbb
  2. #5b9ec6
  3. #80b1d2
  4. #a1c4dd
  5. #c1d7e8
  6. #e0ebf4
  7. #ffffff

#278cbb to black

  1. #278cbb
  2. #277399
  3. #245b78
  4. #204559
  5. #1a2f3c
  6. #121b21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Olympic

    1. ★ King Triton B51-4
      #328cba
      ΔE = 0.648 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ King Triton / T10 43E-2
      #258dbe
      ΔE = 0.686 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Blue Arch / T12 43.G2
      #2792be
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6102
      #328dba
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 6542
      #2d8abf
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-b4
      #148abb
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ 30-b5
      #008ab9
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10374
      #008cbd
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. CF10375
      #0092c2
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-5 Real Blue
      #2c89b5
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. ★ 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #148abe
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchor's Aweigh 25-10
      #008bbb
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 99BG 22/432
      #008abd
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. ★ 10BB 22/318
      #3e89b3
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Night / 250-5
      #3a8ebc
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Mockingbird / 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Sapphire 98BG 26/393
      #008fc3
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wind Tick / 99BG 22/432
      #008ab9
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Atwood Lakes / 10BB 22/318
      #4587ad
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7689 C
      #298fc2
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ 640
      #008cba
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Wind Tick
      #008abf
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Atwood Lakes
      #4387b4
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  14. Otokar

    1. ★ Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.43.49
      #0d90bf
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. T0.40.50
      #3091c5
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 14
      #408cb4
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Quiet Night / PPG1239-5
      #3e8fbc
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Night / PPG1239-5
      #3e8fbc
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Mockingbird 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-33-7 Stargazer
      #008dba
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  20. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-50-4 Home Town Hero
      #0088bc
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dynamic Blue - 6958
      #0192c6
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-53 Hussar Blue
      #478ab4
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  23. Ford

    1. Medium Blue
      #3487af
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  24. Bristol

    1. Blue Arch / P125-C6
      #2792be
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Great Barrier Reef / P124-C5
      #0093c9
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  25. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7243D True Blue
      #008cc5
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Piano Blues / 35C-5
      #3885b2
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Electric Blue / 2061-40
      #3f91b9
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  29. Brillux

    1. 66.18.21
      #008eb9
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Hidden Springs / KM3151-3
      #3184b0
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  31. Duron

    1. Impromptu
      #0193c2
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  32. Dupont

    1. CAS509
      #0086b3
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  33. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2729
      #2885b7
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  34. Behr

    1. 550B-6 Isle Of Capri
      #0094c7
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 25.3%

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#278cbb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278cbb foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #278cbb">…</p>

#278cbb background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #278cbb">…</p>

#278cbb shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278cbb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591931
Binary
00100111, 10001100, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#278cbb
LRV
≈ 22.8%
Closest short hex
#18b ΔE = 1.935
RGB
rgb(39, 140, 187)
RGBA
rgba(39, 140, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.107, g: 0.383, b: 0.511
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.388%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14185285 / 0xff278cbb
HSL
hsl(199, 65%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 65%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.054), saturation: 79% (0.791), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 199.054, saturation: 79.144%, perceived brightness: 49.521%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.791, S: 92.402, L: 54.838
Cubehelix
H: -167.221, S: 0.853, L: 0.450
TSL
T: -1.882, S: 0.311, L: 0.452
CMYK
cyan: 79% (0.791), magenta: 25% (0.251), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 19.181, Y: 22.773, Z: 50.389
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.247, Y: 22.773
CIELab
L: 54.838, a: -12.057, b: -32.565
CIELuv
L: 54.838, u: -34.199, v: -48.465
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.838, C: 34.726, H: 249.683
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.838, C: 59.317, H: 234.791
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.721, a: -11.766, b: -29.200
CIECAM02
J: 42.977, C: 48.903, h: 232.762, Q: 129.160, M: 42.765, s: 57.541, H: 294.519
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.239, jaune: -5.545, green: 4.088
LMS
L: 15.656, M: 25.469, S: 49.920
YCbCr
Y: 114.909, Cb: 163.581, Cr: 80.324
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: -27.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.159, Db: 108.101, Dr: 144.832
YPbPr
Y: 121.871, Pb: 35.115, Pr: -52.662
xvYCC
Y: 120.666, Cb: 158.846, Cr: 81.740
YIQ
Y: 115.159, I: -75.267, Q: -6.734
YUV
Y: 115.159, U: 35.354, V: -66.815
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.824
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 4.906

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