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#2878de Hex Color Code

#2878de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2878de is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2878de is comprised of 15.69% red, 47.06% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #2878de has a hue of 214° (degrees), 73% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.9 nm.

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#2878de linear gradient to complementary #fffd07

  1. #2878de
  2. #758bc7
  3. #9da0af
  4. #bbb695
  5. #d4cd79
  6. #ebe555
  7. #fffd07

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0062c5
  2. #0069cd
  3. #1471d6
  4. #2878de
  5. #367fe7
  6. #4287ef
  7. #4e8ff8

Tones

  1. #2878de
  2. #4a79cf
  3. #5d7bbf
  4. #6a7db0
  5. #757fa1
  6. #7d8192
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#2878de to white

  1. #2878de
  2. #618de4
  3. #87a2ea
  4. #a7b8f0
  5. #c5cff5
  6. #e3e7fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2878de to black

  1. #2878de
  2. #2963b5
  3. #274f8e
  4. #233c69
  5. #1c2946
  6. #141825
  7. #000000 / #000

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#2878de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2878de foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #2878de">…</p>

#2878de background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #2878de">…</p>

#2878de shadow

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

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2878de">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2652382
Binary
00101000, 01111000, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#2878de
LRV
≈ 19.2%
Closest short hex
#27d ΔE = 0.497
RGB
rgb(40, 120, 222)
RGBA
rgba(40, 120, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.105, g: 0.314, b: 0.581
RYB
red: 15.686%, yellow: 37.479%, blue: 87.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14124834 / 0xff2878de
HSL
hsl(214, 73%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 73%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (213.626), saturation: 82% (0.820), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 213.626, saturation: 81.982%, perceived brightness: 47.303%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.295, S: 92.224, L: 50.869
Cubehelix
H: -149.456, S: 1.075, L: 0.420
TSL
T: -1.849, S: 0.308, L: 0.422
CMYK
cyan: 82% (0.820), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 20.771, Y: 19.155, Z: 71.696
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.172, Y: 19.155
CIELab
L: 50.869, a: 12.944, b: -58.706
CIELuv
L: 50.869, u: -25.812, v: -91.801
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.869, C: 60.116, H: 282.434
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.869, C: 95.361, H: 254.295
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.767, a: 8.123, b: -66.488
CIECAM02
J: 38.900, C: 65.469, h: 252.049, Q: 122.881, M: 57.252, s: 68.258, H: 307.026
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.459, jaune: -10.411, green: 3.165
LMS
L: 11.807, M: 18.339, S: 70.828
YCbCr
Y: 108.516, Cb: 184.618, Cr: 85.638
YCoCg
Y: 125.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: -35.500
YDbDr
Y: 107.708, Db: 171.966, Dr: 128.774
YPbPr
Y: 110.304, Pb: 60.200, Pr: -44.692
xvYCC
Y: 110.732, Cb: 180.882, Cr: 88.741
YIQ
Y: 107.708, I: -80.426, Q: 14.819
YUV
Y: 107.708, U: 56.244, V: -59.401
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 8.209
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 2.244

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