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#278f8e Hex Color Code

#278f8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #278f8e is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #278f8e is comprised of 15.29% red, 56.08% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #278f8e has a hue of 179° (degrees), 57% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.71 nm.

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#278f8e linear gradient to complementary #783e44

  1. #278f8e
  2. #478281
  3. #597574
  4. #656868
  5. #6e5b5c
  6. #744d50
  7. #783e44

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007676
  2. #057f7e
  3. #1a8786
  4. #278f8e
  5. #329796
  6. #3da09f
  7. #46a8a7

Tones

  1. #278f8e
  2. #398685
  3. #447e7d
  4. #4d7574
  5. #536c6c
  6. #576463
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#278f8e to white

  1. #278f8e
  2. #55a1a0
  3. #7ab4b2
  4. #9cc6c5
  5. #bdd9d8
  6. #deeceb
  7. #ffffff

#278f8e to black

  1. #278f8e
  2. #257675
  3. #225d5d
  4. #1e4645
  5. #183030
  6. #111b1b
  7. #000000

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      #25908f
      ΔE = 0.367 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5790
      #188f8f
      ΔE = 0.784 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 5796
      #008a86
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Sailing Ship 90GG 24/323
      #188d8c
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 3974 Dolphin Den 90GG 27/273
      #3b9493
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7454 - Aqua Marine
      #278d8f
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 504
      #249093
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2025-6
      #008e90
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Subzero / CLV 1162A
      #3b8c8b
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-28-6 Cyan Waters
      #008c8b
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 1-28-7 Deep Reflection
      #00928d
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
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      #00918d
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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      #0e9498
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
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    1. ★ Torrid Turquoise / 101-7
      #00918d
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Sea Fantasy / 256-6
      #0e9498
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Rialto / 10BG 22/275
      #368d90
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  12. Olympic

    1. Schooner A58-5
      #2c9396
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  13. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 3050-B40G
      #279596
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  14. Resene

    1. Blue Chill G62-057-202
      #408f90
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
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      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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    1. Tropical Teal / 734
      #018a8b
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
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      #018d88
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
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    1. Jade Green
      #418c8c
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Reverie 22-11
      #009596
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  18. Bristol

    1. Victor Harbour / P130-C6
      #2a898b
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Dreamy Teal / P131-C7
      #008988
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Hummingbird / T12 46.G3
      #2a898b
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      #008988
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-a4
      #008c90
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 25-a3
      #009498
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Splashy - 6942
      #019196
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  22. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 E 53 - Aquamarine / Seafarer / Lido
      #229590
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. BS 4800 16 D 43 - Green
      #308f87
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  23. Caparol

    1. 37/13
      #189498
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
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    1. 510D-6 Aquatic Green
      #3e9294
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  25. California Paints

    1. Teal Accent
      #00898a
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-B40G
      #468f8f
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. S 2060-B50G
      #008d87
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
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    1. Model Master 28116
      #25938c
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  28. Brillux

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      #009591
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  29. Dulux

    1. 78GG 21/381
      #008d87
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 20.8%

#278f8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#278f8e foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #278f8e">…</p>

#278f8e background

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

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #278f8e">…</p>

#278f8e shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #278f8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2592654
Binary
00100111, 10001111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#278f8e
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#288 ΔE = 2.590
RGB
rgb(39, 143, 142)
RGBA
rgba(39, 143, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.120, g: 0.441, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.358%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14184562 / 0xff278f8e
HSL
hsl(179, 57%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(179, 57%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 179° (179.423), saturation: 73% (0.727), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 179.423, saturation: 72.727%, perceived brightness: 47.639%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 190.945, S: 91.014, L: 54.056
Cubehelix
H: -188.744, S: 0.675, L: 0.438
TSL
T: -1.480, S: 0.320, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.727), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.007), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 15.539, Y: 22.027, Z: 29.019
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.331, Y: 22.027
CIELab
L: 54.056, a: -28.564, b: -7.921
CIELuv
L: 54.056, u: -38.152, v: -7.378
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.056, C: 29.641, H: 195.499
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.056, C: 38.859, H: 190.945
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.933, a: -23.033, b: -3.805
CIECAM02
J: 42.263, C: 38.091, h: 197.073, Q: 128.083, M: 33.310, s: 50.997, H: 249.330
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.052, jaune: -1.215, green: 4.859
LMS
L: 16.138, M: 26.635, S: 28.883
YCbCr
Y: 112.011, Cb: 142.953, Cr: 82.415
YCgCo
Y: 116.750, Cg: 26.250, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 111.790, Db: 45.467, Dr: 138.415
YPbPr
Y: 120.776, Pb: 11.460, Pr: -51.954
xvYCC
Y: 119.725, Cb: 138.067, Cr: 82.362
YIQ
Y: 111.790, I: -61.633, Q: -22.303
YUV
Y: 111.790, U: 14.867, V: -63.860
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/6 ΔE = 2.376
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 14.304

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