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#278cc6 Hex Color Code

#278cc6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278cc6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #278cc6 is comprised of 15.29% red, 54.9% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #278cc6 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 67% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.95 nm.

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#278cc6 linear gradient to complementary #a98144

  1. #278cc6
  2. #5a8ab0
  3. #74889b
  4. #878686
  5. #958470
  6. #a0835b
  7. #a98144

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0073ab
  2. #007bb4
  3. #1484bd
  4. #278cc6
  5. #3594cf
  6. #419dd8
  7. #4da5e1

Tones

  1. #278cc6
  2. #4388b9
  3. #5485ab
  4. #60819e
  5. #6a7e91
  6. #717a84
  7. #777777

Tints and Shades

#278cc6 to white

  1. #278cc6
  2. #5c9ed0
  3. #82b1d9
  4. #a3c4e3
  5. #c2d7ec
  6. #e1ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#278cc6 to black

  1. #278cc6
  2. #2773a2
  3. #255b7f
  4. #21455e
  5. #1b2f3f
  6. #131b22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 109-6 C
      #288dc8
      ΔE = 0.490 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ P 112-8 U
      #008ac6
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 0.557 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-a2
      #178ac4
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 30-a3
      #0090cd
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7018
      #008eca
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 7012
      #0094d3
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mockingbird / 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Newport Blue / 150-6
      #1389ca
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mockingbird 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Court Of Guard Chs-33
      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Sapphire / 98BG 26/393
      #218fcd
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ Newport Blue / PPG1240-6
      #1c8ac9
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6529
      #358cc0
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ 6488
      #328fcc
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2060-R90B
      #338eca
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  11. Crayola

    1. ★ Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7243D True Blue
      #008cc5
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ 39藍
      #008dcf
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. CF10419
      #4489c3
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Popover / T10 43C-1
      #418dbe
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #148abe
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  17. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5844 - Splish Splash
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Splish Splash / 73
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  19. Dulux

    1. ★ Royal Regatta 4
      #3f87bc
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Picasso Blue R146B
      #3b91cd
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  22. Sikkens

    1. T0.40.50
      #3091c5
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  23. Caparol

    1. Atlantic 5
      #348ccc
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 40/13
      #2c84bc
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  25. General Paint

    1. Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Constellation / CL 2246A
      #2d85b9
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  27. Plascon

    1. New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  28. Alcro

    1. Hogtryck
      #0087be
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  29. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28129
      #2486c5
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  30. Resene

    1. Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  31. CIL

    1. Wind Tick
      #008abf
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

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#278cc6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278cc6 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #278cc6">…</p>

#278cc6 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #278cc6">…</p>

#278cc6 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278cc6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2591942
Binary
00100111, 10001100, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#278cc6
LRV
≈ 23.3%
Closest short hex
#38b ΔE = 2.200
RGB
rgb(39, 140, 198)
RGBA
rgba(39, 140, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.103, g: 0.371, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.395%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14185274 / 0xff278cc6
HSL
hsl(202, 67%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 67%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.887), saturation: 80% (0.803), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 201.887, saturation: 80.303%, perceived brightness: 50.265%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.909, S: 92.796, L: 55.341
Cubehelix
H: -163.769, S: 0.909, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -1.960, S: 0.313, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.803), magenta: 29% (0.293), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 20.404, Y: 23.262, Z: 56.830
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.231, Y: 23.262
CIELab
L: 55.341, a: -8.123, b: -38.026
CIELuv
L: 55.341, u: -33.563, v: -57.921
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.341, C: 38.884, H: 257.942
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.341, C: 66.942, H: 239.909
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.231, a: -8.891, b: -36.099
CIECAM02
J: 43.452, C: 52.556, h: 237.521, Q: 129.872, M: 45.959, s: 59.488, H: 299.990
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -6.534, green: 3.984
LMS
L: 15.716, M: 25.478, S: 56.264
YCbCr
Y: 115.987, Cb: 168.410, Cr: 79.543
YCgCo
Y: 129.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: -30.000
YDbDr
Y: 116.413, Db: 122.764, Dr: 147.219
YPbPr
Y: 122.663, Pb: 40.615, Pr: -53.168
xvYCC
Y: 121.346, Cb: 163.677, Cr: 81.296
YIQ
Y: 116.413, I: -78.801, Q: -3.311
YUV
Y: 116.413, U: 40.150, V: -67.916
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/12 ΔE = 1.305
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 2.071

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