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#278f8d Hex Color Code

#278f8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278f8d is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #278f8d is comprised of 15.29% red, 56.08% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #278f8d has a hue of 179° (degrees), 57% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.02 nm.

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#278f8d linear gradient to complementary #783e45

  1. #278f8d
  2. #478280
  3. #597574
  4. #656868
  5. #6e5b5c
  6. #744d50
  7. #783e45

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007675
  2. #067f7d
  3. #1a8785
  4. #278f8d
  5. #329795
  6. #3da09e
  7. #46a8a6

Tones

  1. #278f8d
  2. #398684
  3. #447e7c
  4. #4d7573
  5. #536c6b
  6. #576463
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#278f8d to White

  1. #278f8d
  2. #55a19f
  3. #7ab4b2
  4. #9cc6c4
  5. #bdd9d8
  6. #deeceb
  7. #ffffff

#278f8d to Black

  1. #278f8d
  2. #257674
  3. #225d5c
  4. #1e4645
  5. #18302f
  6. #111b1b
  7. #000000

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      #25908f
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    1. ★ 5790
      #188f8f
      ΔE = 0.999
    2. 5796
      #008a86
      ΔE = 2.703
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Sailing Ship 90GG 24/323
      #188d8c
      ΔE = 1.119
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      #3b9493
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  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7454 - Aqua Marine
      #278d8f
      ΔE = 1.791
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    1. ★ Dew 101-7
      #00918d
      ΔE = 1.818
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      #239692
      ΔE = 2.599
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    1. ★ Torrid Turquoise / 101-7
      #00918d
      ΔE = 1.818
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      #239692
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    1. ★ 2-28-6 Cyan Waters
      #008c8b
      ΔE = 1.859
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      #00928d
      ΔE = 2.185
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    1. ★ Subzero / CLV 1162A
      #3b8c8b
      ΔE = 1.923
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    1. ★ T2025-6
      #008e90
      ΔE = 1.962
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    1. ★ 504
      #249093
      ΔE = 2.089
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    1. ★ Gulf Shores / 665
      #018d88
      ΔE = 2.242
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      #018a8b
      ΔE = 2.538
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    1. ★ Nifty Turquoise - 6941
      #008c8e
      ΔE = 2.253
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      #3e8b84
      ΔE = 2.965
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    1. Schooner / T10 50C-1
      #009593
      ΔE = 2.415
    2. Hummingbird / T12 46.G3
      #2a898b
      ΔE = 2.706
  14. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 E 53 - Aquamarine / Seafarer / Lido
      #229590
      ΔE = 2.435
    2. BS 4800 16 D 43 - Green
      #308f87
      ΔE = 2.447
  15. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28116
      #25938c
      ΔE = 2.438
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    1. Natural Green / S 3050-B40G
      #279596
      ΔE = 2.529
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      #2a9690
      ΔE = 2.919
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    1. 78GG 21/381
      #008d87
      ΔE = 2.553
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-B50G
      #008d87
      ΔE = 2.553
    2. S 3030-B40G
      #468f8f
      ΔE = 2.922
  19. Resene

    1. Blue Chill G62-057-202
      #408f90
      ΔE = 2.581
  20. Chrysler

    1. Jade Green
      #418c8c
      ΔE = 2.590
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    1. 72.18.21
      #009591
      ΔE = 2.601
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    1. Reverie 22-11
      #009596
      ΔE = 2.610
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      #368d90
      ΔE = 2.625
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      #2c9396
      ΔE = 2.664
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    1. 25-a4
      #008c90
      ΔE = 2.805
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      #00898a
      ΔE = 2.838
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    1. P0.30.50
      #349691
      ΔE = 2.891
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      #478c88
      ΔE = 2.955
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      #3e9294
      ΔE = 2.984
  29. Ford

    1. Indian Turquoise
      #1c958e
      ΔE = 2.956

#278f8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278f8d foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #278f8d">…</p>

#278f8d background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #278f8d">…</p>

#278f8d shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278f8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2592653
Binary
00100111, 10001111, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#278f8d
Closest short hex
#288 ΔE = 2.663
RGB
rgb(39, 143, 141)
RGBA
rgba(39, 143, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.121, g: 0.443, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 35.884%, blue: 56.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14184563 / 0xff278f8d
HSL
hsl(179, 57%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(179, 57%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 179° (178.846), saturation: 73% (0.727), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 178.846, saturation: 72.727, perceived brightness: 47.587
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 189.712, S: 90.978, L: 54.024
Cubehelix
H: -189.303, S: 0.672, L: 0.438
TSL
T: -1.471, S: 0.321, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 73 (0.727), magenta: 0 (0.000), yellow: 1 (0.014), key: 44 (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 85 (0.847), magenta: 44 (0.439), yellow: 45 (0.447)
XYZ
X: 15.465, Y: 21.998, Z: 28.625
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.333, Y: 21.998
CIELab
L: 54.024, a: -28.866, b: -7.391
CIELuv
L: 54.024, u: -38.218, v: -6.541
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.024, C: 29.797, H: 194.361
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.024, C: 38.774, H: 189.712
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.902, a: -23.221, b: -3.355
CIECAM02
J: 42.232, C: 38.006, h: 196.124, Q: 128.036, M: 33.236, s: 50.949, H: 248.019
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.048, jaune: -1.126, green: 4.877
LMS
L: 16.134, M: 26.634, S: 28.495
YCbCr
Y: 111.913, Cb: 142.514, Cr: 82.486
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: 26.500, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 111.676, Db: 44.134, Dr: 138.198
YPbPr
Y: 120.704, Pb: 10.960, Pr: -51.908
xvYCC
Y: 119.663, Cb: 137.628, Cr: 82.402
YIQ
Y: 111.676, I: -61.312, Q: -22.614
YUV
Y: 111.676, U: 14.431, V: -63.760
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 5/6 ΔE = 2.418
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 13.979

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