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#279fdb Hex Color Code

#279fdb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #279fdb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #279fdb is comprised of 15.29% red, 62.35% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #279fdb has a hue of 200° (degrees), 71% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.6 nm.

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

#279fdb linear gradient to complementary #ba8848

  1. #279fdb
  2. #639bc2
  3. #8197aa
  4. #959392
  5. #a48f7a
  6. #b08c61
  7. #ba8848

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0083bd
  2. #008cc7
  3. #0c95d1
  4. #279fdb
  5. #38a9e5
  6. #47b2f0
  7. #54bcfa

Tones

  1. #279fdb
  2. #499acc
  3. #5c95bc
  4. #6990ad
  5. #738b9e
  6. #7b8690
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#279fdb to white

  1. #279fdb
  2. #60aee1
  3. #86bee7
  4. #a7ceed
  5. #c5def3
  6. #e2eef9
  7. #ffffff

#279fdb to black

  1. #279fdb
  2. #2983b3
  3. #27678c
  4. #234d67
  5. #1c3445
  6. #131d25
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6487
      #2a9cd7
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. ★ 6013
      #2e9bd7
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Winnipeg
      #409dd7
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7000
      #00a1e4
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. ★ 7006
      #009bdc
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1560-R90B
      #3c9bd5
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2050-R90B
      #539dcf
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bayberry Blue / 790
      #409ed2
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Rocky Mountain Sky / 2066-40
      #1098d9
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  6. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Guilliman Blue
      #2f9ad6
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7327 - Breathtaking Blue
      #4c9dd2
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-a
      #009bdd
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 30-a2
      #0098d8
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic / 151-5
      #3b9fd2
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic 151-5
      #3b9fd2
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Sorcerer / PPG1240-5
      #3398ce
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2202 UP
      #009cd5
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. P 115-8 C
      #009bdf
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. 48藍
      #0099d5
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  13. Tollens

    1. T2004-1
      #4a9ecf
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B
      #37a4d9
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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    1. Blue Tango
      #539fd1
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
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    1. Sorcerer / PPG1240-5
      #3398ce
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  17. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Blue Star
      #4d99ce
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 28.8%

#279fdb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#279fdb foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #279fdb">…</p>

#279fdb background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #279fdb">…</p>

#279fdb shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #279fdb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2596827
Binary
00100111, 10011111, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#279fdb
LRV
≈ 30.3%
Closest short hex
#49c ΔE = 2.891
RGB
rgb(39, 159, 219)
RGBA
rgba(39, 159, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.094, g: 0.381, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.435%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14180389 / 0xff279fdb
HSL
hsl(200, 71%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 71%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.000), saturation: 82% (0.822), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 200.000, saturation: 82.192%, perceived brightness: 56.506%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.525, S: 94.413, L: 61.945
Cubehelix
H: -166.073, S: 1.025, L: 0.508
TSL
T: -1.907, S: 0.328, L: 0.510
CMYK
cyan: 82% (0.822), magenta: 27% (0.274), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 26.016, Y: 30.339, Z: 71.489
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.237, Y: 30.339
CIELab
L: 61.945, a: -11.331, b: -39.441
CIELuv
L: 61.945, u: -38.839, v: -61.024
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.945, C: 41.036, H: 253.971
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.945, C: 72.335, H: 237.525
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.081, a: -12.081, b: -38.396
CIECAM02
J: 50.249, C: 55.626, h: 235.063, Q: 139.660, M: 48.644, s: 59.017, H: 297.178
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.262, jaune: -6.749, green: 4.542
LMS
L: 20.488, M: 33.631, S: 70.793
YCbCr
Y: 127.621, Cb: 172.100, Cr: 71.060
YCgCo
Y: 144.000, Cg: 15.000, Co: -35.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.960, Db: 133.980, Dr: 172.980
YPbPr
Y: 137.760, Pb: 43.800, Pr: -62.760
xvYCC
Y: 134.312, Cb: 166.475, Cr: 72.870
YIQ
Y: 129.960, I: -90.762, Q: -6.707
YUV
Y: 129.960, U: 43.817, V: -79.801
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.924
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 4.579

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