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#278f6a Hex Color Code

#278f6a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278f6a is a medium dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #278f6a is comprised of 15.29% red, 56.08% green and 41.57% blue. In the HSL color space #278f6a has a hue of 159° (degrees), 57% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 511.33 nm.

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#278f6a linear gradient to complementary #7b3b60

  1. #278f6a
  2. #458369
  3. #567667
  4. #636965
  5. #6d5b64
  6. #754c62
  7. #7b3b60

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007753
  2. #0b7f5b
  3. #1b8762
  4. #278f6a
  5. #319772
  6. #3ba07a
  7. #44a881

Tones

  1. #278f6a
  2. #378668
  3. #437e65
  4. #4b7563
  5. #526d60
  6. #57645e
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#278f6a to white

  1. #278f6a
  2. #53a281
  3. #77b499
  4. #9ac7b2
  5. #bbd9cb
  6. #ddece5
  7. #ffffff

#278f6a to black

  1. #278f6a
  2. #257658
  3. #215d46
  4. #1d4636
  5. #173026
  6. #101c17
  7. #000000

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#278f6a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278f6a foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #278f6a">…</p>

#278f6a background

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="background-color: #278f6a">…</p>

#278f6a shadow

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278f6a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2592618
Binary
00100111, 10001111, 01101010
Hexadecimal
#278f6a
LRV
≈ 21.1%
Closest short hex
#286 ΔE = 2.618
RGB
rgb(39, 143, 106)
RGBA
rgba(39, 143, 106, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.135, g: 0.497, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.401%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14184598 / 0xff278f6a
HSL
hsl(159, 57%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(159, 57%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 159° (158.654), saturation: 73% (0.727), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 158.654, saturation: 72.727%, perceived brightness: 45.966%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 152.577, S: 89.785, L: 53.075
Cubehelix
H: -211.301, S: 0.621, L: 0.422
TSL
T: -1.134, S: 0.344, L: 0.422
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.727), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 26% (0.259), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 58% (0.584)
XYZ
X: 13.259, Y: 21.115, Z: 17.010
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.411, Y: 21.115
CIELab
L: 53.075, a: -38.423, b: 11.381
CIELuv
L: 53.075, u: -40.462, v: 20.994
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.075, C: 40.073, H: 163.501
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.075, C: 45.584, H: 152.577
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.951, a: -28.909, b: 10.219
CIECAM02
J: 41.281, C: 40.556, h: 165.147, Q: 126.586, M: 35.466, s: 52.931, H: 201.466
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.888, jaune: 1.929, green: 5.545
LMS
L: 16.025, M: 26.618, S: 17.054
YCbCr
Y: 108.483, Cb: 127.149, Cr: 84.971
YCgCo
Y: 107.750, Cg: 35.250, Co: -7.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.686, Db: -2.521, Dr: 130.603
YPbPr
Y: 118.184, Pb: -6.540, Pr: -50.298
xvYCC
Y: 117.499, Cb: 122.255, Cr: 83.817
YIQ
Y: 107.686, I: -50.068, Q: -33.503
YUV
Y: 107.686, U: -0.829, V: -60.260
Munsell Color System
10G 5/10 ΔE = 1.688
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 7.261

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