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Model Master 28127 / #27aae2 Hex Color Code

#27aae2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #27aae2 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #27aae2 is comprised of 15.29% red, 66.67% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #27aae2 has a hue of 198° (degrees), 76% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.49 nm.

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#27aae2 linear gradient to complementary #c58444

  1. #27aae2
  2. #6aa4c7
  3. #899dad
  4. #9f9793
  5. #af9179
  6. #bb8b5f
  7. #c58444

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008cc2
  2. #0096cc
  3. #06a0d7
  4. #27aae2
  5. #3ab4ed
  6. #49bff8
  7. #58c9ff

Tones

  1. #27aae2
  2. #4ba4d2
  3. #5e9dc2
  4. #6c97b2
  5. #7690a3
  6. #7e8a93
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#27aae2 to white

  1. #27aae2
  2. #62b8e7
  3. #88c6ec
  4. #a9d4f1
  5. #c7e2f6
  6. #e3f0fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#27aae2 to black

  1. #27aae2
  2. #298bb8
  3. #276e90
  4. #23526a
  5. #1d3747
  6. #141f26
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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    1. ★ 5246
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      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 6053
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      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
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      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
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      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
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      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 3.164 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
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      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
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      ΔE = 3.367 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      ΔE = 3.367 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
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      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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      ΔE = 3.368 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
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      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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      #57a3d1
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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      #6cabd6
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
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      #40a4cf
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
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      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
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      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      ΔE = 3.886 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
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      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
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      ΔE = 3.886 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
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      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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      #63aad9
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
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      #5fa5d6
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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      #58aad1
      ΔE = 4.071 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      #539dcf
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
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      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Clear Blue B50
      #38b1db
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #62add7
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #00a4e8
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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      #00a2d3
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  42. Clark+Kensington

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      #5badd5
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  43. Behr

    1. Sea Ridge 540B-6
      #41a4cd
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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      #61aee1
      ΔE = 4.263 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
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      #49a0c8
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  45. Duron

    1. Major Blue
      #0aa0d2
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Jacaranda
      #56a3db
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  46. Nerolac

    1. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Havasu Lake - 2418
      #62a7c9
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  47. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  48. Colortrend

    1. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  49. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2004-1
      #4a9ecf
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Belle Island / 782
      #5facd2
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Toronto Blue / 2060-40
      #1aa0cd
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  52. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  53. California Paints

    1. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  54. Sikkens

    1. S1.38.56
      #3ca1cb
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. S0.40.60
      #2fafd9
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
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    1. Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
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      #4facd2
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Bluebird's Song / 93BG 32/374
      #3aa2cb
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  57. TRUMATCH

    1. 30-a1
      #00a0e2
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 32-b1
      #1e9cd5
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  58. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  59. Bristol

    1. Reservoir / P124-C4
      #40a2ca
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
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      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      #50a5c9
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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      #009ecf
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
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    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  65. Chrysler

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      #69abce
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

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#27aae2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#27aae2 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #27aae2">…</p>

#27aae2 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #27aae2">…</p>

#27aae2 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #27aae2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2599650
Binary
00100111, 10101010, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#27aae2
LRV
≈ 34.7%
Closest short hex
#3ad ΔE = 1.331
RGB
rgb(39, 170, 226)
RGBA
rgba(39, 170, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.090, g: 0.391, b: 0.520
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 45.504%, blue: 88.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14177566 / 0xff27aae2
HSL
hsl(198, 76%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 76%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (197.968), saturation: 83% (0.827), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 197.968, saturation: 82.743%, perceived brightness: 59.785%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.122, S: 95.022, L: 65.489
Cubehelix
H: -168.532, S: 1.076, L: 0.537
TSL
T: -1.854, S: 0.336, L: 0.538
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.827), magenta: 25% (0.248), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 28.933, Y: 34.668, Z: 77.103
xyY
x: 0.206, y: 0.246, Y: 34.668
CIELab
L: 65.489, a: -14.899, b: -37.767
CIELuv
L: 65.489, u: -42.155, v: -58.281
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.489, C: 40.599, H: 248.471
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.489, C: 71.928, H: 234.122
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.880, a: -15.325, b: -36.425
CIECAM02
J: 54.065, C: 55.795, h: 231.854, Q: 144.867, M: 48.792, s: 58.035, H: 293.461
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.239, jaune: -6.425, green: 4.903
LMS
L: 23.574, M: 38.962, S: 76.382
YCbCr
Y: 133.851, Cb: 171.972, Cr: 66.515
YCoCg
Y: 151.250, Cg: 18.750, Co: -37.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.215, Db: 133.598, Dr: 186.775
YPbPr
Y: 146.129, Pb: 43.065, Pr: -68.076
xvYCC
Y: 141.499, Cb: 165.830, Cr: 68.200
YIQ
Y: 137.215, I: -96.030, Q: -10.277
YUV
Y: 137.215, U: 43.692, V: -86.166
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.041
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 1.401

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