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#279ca2 Hex Color Code

#279ca2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #279ca2 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #279ca2 is comprised of 15.29% red, 61.18% green and 63.53% blue. In the HSL color space #279ca2 has a hue of 183° (degrees), 61% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.92 nm.

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#279ca2 linear gradient to complementary #8b3e3e

  1. #279ca2
  2. #528e90
  3. #687f7f
  4. #76706e
  5. #80605e
  6. #86504e
  7. #8b3e3e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008187
  2. #008a90
  3. #169399
  4. #279ca2
  5. #34a5ab
  6. #40afb4
  7. #4cb8be

Tones

  1. #279ca2
  2. #3d9397
  3. #4b8a8d
  4. #548083
  5. #5c7779
  6. #616e6f
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#279ca2 to white

  1. #279ca2
  2. #59acb1
  3. #7ebdc0
  4. #9fcdd0
  5. #bfdedf
  6. #dfeeef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#279ca2 to black

  1. #279ca2
  2. #268085
  3. #246569
  4. #1f4c4e
  5. #193435
  6. #121d1e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ San Jose Blue / 741
      #2d9ca2
      ΔE = 0.343 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. In The Tropics / CSP-640
      #3c99a3
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #339da2
      ΔE = 0.831 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #1f9fa9
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-29-6 Voyager Sky
      #229aa1
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 3-30-5 Tropical Sea
      #4d999e
      ΔE = 3.002 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 37/13
      #189498
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7340-53 Great!
      #3a9ca0
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 7339-63 Turk and Caicos
      #00a3a3
      ΔE = 3.732 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Turkish Tile / NP BGG 1590 D
      #009aa2
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Aegean Sea / NP BGG 1597 D
      #00a29d
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Riviera Paradise / 156-7
      #0099a0
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Sea Fantasy / 256-6
      #0e9498
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Glitz and Glamour / 33D-4
      #39989f
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Vivid Aqua / 32C-6
      #3a9ca5
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  9. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS436
      #2d9fa1
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. CAS444
      #00a4a8
      ΔE = 3.101 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Milano / 16BG 29/350
      #08a1a8
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Dolphin Den / 90GG 27/273
      #499a95
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. S 2050-B30G
      #0f96a4
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Peacock Eye / T12 46.F2
      #16a1aa
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Teal Vortex / T10 48E-2
      #58979f
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Navajo Turquoise / 7438
      #00a0aa
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ Aqua Marine / 7454
      #34999a
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Fissure / CL 2166A
      #00959c
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cool Rain
      #00979d
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Exotic Sea
      #0da7b0
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  16. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Mrs Booth
      #09979c
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  17. Laura Ashley

    1. 1215 Inlet Blue
      #42979a
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  18. Nerolac

    1. Pennant - 2475
      #00a2a6
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Ocean Deep - 4331
      #5d9d9c
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  19. Crayola

    1. Steel Blue
      #0b969b
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Pace Car Blue
      #419a9a
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Bayview Green
      #559ca4
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. Milano 16BG 29/350
      #009ba8
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Frisco Bay 90GG 28/306
      #339998
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  22. Dulux

    1. 16BG 29/350
      #00a2ad
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 16BG 26/318
      #0096a2
      ΔE = 3.255 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  23. RAL

    1. RAL 200 60 25
      #499c9d
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. RAL 200 60 20
      #5f9b9c
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-B30G
      #2b949a
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Natural Green / 5018
      #3e9697
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5753 - Riviera
      #189fac
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Riviera / 48
      #189fac
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Montego Bay / 159
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  27. Disney

    1. 3C-80-4 Underwater Wonders
      #00a4a9
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  28. CIL

    1. Peacock's Plume
      #0097a3
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Milano
      #08a1ae
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  29. Tollens

    1. Bleu Pacifique
      #2b96a1
      ΔE = 3.024 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2396 CP
      #009dab
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. 3135
      #0099ab
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10337
      #009799
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. CF10338
      #00aaad
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Biscay - 6940
      #019f9f
      ΔE = 3.103 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Surfer - 6946
      #01a4a5
      ΔE = 3.689 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  33. Duron

    1. Really Teal
      #499999
      ΔE = 3.158 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Nifty Turquoise
      #0d9996
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Sea Hush-A-Bye 256-6
      #0e9498
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Schooner 255-6
      #1c909b
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  35. Olympic

    1. Schooner A58-5
      #2c9396
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs B57-4
      #4f9ca5
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  36. Bristol

    1. Tapestry Teal / P131-C6
      #009b9a
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  37. Wattyl

    1. Oceania / E60W
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. Oceanside / E81W
      #0fa3a0
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  38. Focoltone

    1. 2273
      #009f9e
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7438 - Navajo Turquoise
      #0096a3
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 7455 - Brookside
      #4ca8ab
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  40. Behr

    1. Peacock Feather 500B-6
      #00939b
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Bridgeport C40-12
      #56979d
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  41. Sico

    1. 6152-53 Burst of Blue
      #2a9cab
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 6151-63 Limpid Lagoon
      #00909b
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  42. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Green
      #419297
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Turquoise
      #2b96a4
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Reverie 22-11
      #009596
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Hyacinth Dream 22-10
      #4ca5a7
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  44. Brillux

    1. 69.21.21
      #0096a4
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  45. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-b2
      #18a1b0
      ΔE = 3.870 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Aqua Green
      #459ba7
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  47. Asian Paints

    1. Emerald Satin / 7502
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Deep Teal / 7454
      #2b9098
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  48. Colortrend

    1. 0682
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  49. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pleasant Stream / 0682
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  50. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  51. Kelly-Moore

    1. Aqua Marine / KM3207-3
      #2c9199
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Soothing Song / KM3239-3
      #00a5a4
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  52. Peintures MF

    1. Brise océane
      #45a5ac
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Pignon de corail
      #5999a2
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  53. Plascon

    1. Singing in the Rain G7-C2-1
      #38a09c
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Luna Moona B1-B1-4
      #1498a8
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  54. Berger

    1. Soothing Song / 7502
      #00a2a0
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Peaceful Pond / 7487
      #5b9e9b
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  55. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Song
      #00a2a0
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Peaceful Pond
      #5b9e9b
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  56. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Song / 7502
      #00a2a0
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Peaceful Pond / 7487
      #5b9e9b
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  57. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5777
      #2c929d
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 5273
      #29a09b
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  58. Sikkens

    1. P1.38.55
      #1ca7a9
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. P0.40.50
      #009a95
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  59. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28115
      #2593a0
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  60. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 504
      #249093
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 101
      #5c9897
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  61. Glidden

    1. Niagara Reef Jade / 70GG 25/242
      #4e9593
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Teal Bayou / PPG1147-5
      #57a1a0
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  62. New Look

    1. Parrot Fish / A07-02
      #0fa3a0
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Life's Swell / A07-05
      #0a9192
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  63. Levis

    1. Shady Blue B60
      #37919d
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  64. Dutch Boy

    1. New World
      #5f9fa2
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  65. Resene

    1. Retreat B63-057-208
      #39909b
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Blue Chill G62-057-202
      #408f90
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  66. Sto

    1. 35401
      #49929d
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  67. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1406806 / M151546
      #25908f
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  68. Iveco

    1. Azzurro Fonte / 366
      #3a96a6
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 25.5%

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#279ca2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#279ca2 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #279ca2">…</p>

#279ca2 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #279ca2">…</p>

#279ca2 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #279ca2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2596002
Binary
00100111, 10011100, 10100010
Hexadecimal
#279ca2
LRV
≈ 26.8%
Closest short hex
#399 ΔE = 2.600
RGB
rgb(39, 156, 162)
RGBA
rgba(39, 156, 162, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.109, g: 0.437, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 38.809%, blue: 63.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14181214 / 0xff279ca2
HSL
hsl(183, 61%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(183, 61%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 183° (182.927), saturation: 76% (0.759), value: 64% (0.635)
HSP
hue: 182.927, saturation: 75.926%, perceived brightness: 52.220%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 198.785, S: 92.750, L: 58.802
Cubehelix
H: -185.318, S: 0.772, L: 0.477
TSL
T: -1.537, S: 0.331, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.759), magenta: 4% (0.037), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.365)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 36% (0.365)
XYZ
X: 19.244, Y: 26.815, Z: 38.337
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.318, Y: 26.815
CIELab
L: 58.802, a: -28.825, b: -12.257
CIELuv
L: 58.802, u: -41.551, v: -14.133
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.802, C: 31.323, H: 203.036
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.802, C: 43.889, H: 198.785
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.783, a: -24.285, b: -7.647
CIECAM02
J: 47.054, C: 41.489, h: 203.058, Q: 135.148, M: 36.281, s: 51.813, H: 257.464
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.079, jaune: -1.943, green: 5.145
LMS
L: 19.395, M: 32.212, S: 38.123
YCbCr
Y: 120.523, Cb: 147.950, Cr: 76.211
YCoCg
Y: 128.250, Cg: 27.750, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.701, Db: 60.648, Dr: 157.263
YPbPr
Y: 131.511, Pb: 16.455, Pr: -58.776
xvYCC
Y: 128.945, Cb: 142.455, Cr: 76.369
YIQ
Y: 121.701, I: -71.626, Q: -22.874
YUV
Y: 121.701, U: 19.832, V: -72.555
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/10 ΔE = 3.630
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 13.673

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