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#279ce4 Hex Color Code

#279ce4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #279ce4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #279ce4 is comprised of 15.29% red, 61.18% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #279ce4 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 78% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.04 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#279ce4 linear gradient to complementary #be974d

  1. #279ce4
  2. #659bcb
  3. #839ab2
  4. #98999a
  5. #a79881
  6. #b49768
  7. #be974d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0080c6
  2. #0089d0
  3. #0a93da
  4. #279ce4
  5. #39a5ee
  6. #47aff9
  7. #55b9ff

Tones

  1. #279ce4
  2. #4b98d4
  3. #5f94c4
  4. #6d91b4
  5. #778da5
  6. #808a95
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#279ce4 to white

  1. #279ce4
  2. #62ace9
  3. #88bcee
  4. #a8ccf2
  5. #c6ddf7
  6. #e3eefb
  7. #ffffff

#279ce4 to black

  1. #279ce4
  2. #2980ba
  3. #276592
  4. #234c6b
  5. #1d3347
  6. #141d26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Wing B3-A1-4
      #3098dc
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2171 C
      #489fdf
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 2925 C
      #009cde
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. By the Shore / 36D-3
      #4c9be1
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. Rolling Sea
      #3e9be7
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Filoli Morning Glory
      #0095dd
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1060-B
      #0097dc
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-a
      #009bdd
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  7. Testors

    1. Testors 2508C
      #0097db
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 1107
      #0095dc
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  9. Berger

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. Breathtaking Blue
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 30.0%

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#279ce4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#279ce4 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #279ce4">…</p>

#279ce4 background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #279ce4">…</p>

#279ce4 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #279ce4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2596068
Binary
00100111, 10011100, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#279ce4
LRV
≈ 29.8%
Closest short hex
#39d ΔE = 1.266
RGB
rgb(39, 156, 228)
RGBA
rgba(39, 156, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.092, g: 0.369, b: 0.539
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.436%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14181148 / 0xff279ce4
HSL
hsl(203, 78%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 78%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.857), saturation: 83% (0.829), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 202.857, saturation: 82.895%, perceived brightness: 56.375%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.315, S: 94.504, L: 61.487
Cubehelix
H: -162.579, S: 1.071, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -1.988, S: 0.327, L: 0.507
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.829), magenta: 32% (0.316), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 26.723, Y: 29.806, Z: 77.728
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.222, Y: 29.806
CIELab
L: 61.487, a: -6.438, b: -45.148
CIELuv
L: 61.487, u: -37.287, v: -71.067
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.487, C: 45.605, H: 261.885
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.487, C: 80.255, H: 242.315
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.595, a: -8.169, b: -46.196
CIECAM02
J: 49.728, C: 59.119, h: 239.609, Q: 138.934, M: 51.698, s: 61.001, H: 300.976
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.302, jaune: -7.795, green: 4.355
LMS
L: 19.764, M: 32.268, S: 76.924
YCbCr
Y: 126.991, Cb: 176.924, Cr: 71.525
YCgCo
Y: 144.750, Cg: 11.250, Co: -37.500
YDbDr
Y: 129.225, Db: 148.626, Dr: 171.585
YPbPr
Y: 136.263, Pb: 49.455, Pr: -61.812
xvYCC
Y: 133.026, Cb: 171.443, Cr: 73.702
YIQ
Y: 129.225, I: -92.830, Q: -2.339
YUV
Y: 129.225, U: 48.608, V: -79.156
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.786
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 2.975

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