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Natural Color System / NCS S 3040-B10G / #297c97 Hex Color Code

#297c97 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #297c97 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #297c97 is comprised of 16.08% red, 48.63% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #297c97 has a hue of 195° (degrees), 57% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.97 nm.

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  2. Male Traveler Looking Through Binoculars In The Distance Against The Sky. Low Angle Point Shoot
  3. Concept of individuality, exclusivity, better choice.

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#297c97 linear gradient to complementary #7e5742

  1. #297c97
  2. #477688
  3. #59707a
  4. #666a6c
  5. #70645e
  6. #785d50
  7. #7e5742

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006781
  2. #106e88
  3. #1e7590
  4. #297c97
  5. #33839e
  6. #3c8ba6
  7. #4492ae

Tones

  1. #297c97
  2. #3a778e
  3. #467384
  4. #4f6e7b
  5. #566972
  6. #5b6569
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#297c97 to white

  1. #297c97
  2. #5591a8
  3. #79a6b9
  4. #9bbcca
  5. #bcd2db
  6. #dee8ed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#297c97 to black

  1. #297c97
  2. #26667c
  3. #235262
  4. #1e3e4a
  5. #182b32
  6. #11191c
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust / T10 46F-1
      #217d97
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Blue Ming / T12 45.H4
      #00788f
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Valley Of Glaciers M480-6
      #2c7e97
      ΔE = 1.126 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Wipeout 540D-6
      #377f94
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  3. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Into The Blue / 8064
      #1d7c96
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Navajo Turquoise / 10230
      #207893
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust B54-5
      #307a96
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Gulf Grandeur A56-6
      #00778e
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  5. Pascol

    1. ★ Feeling Groovy PY010
      #007d9c
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Caribbean Waters / 65BG 17/353
      #007d9a
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Indigo Sea / 90BG 21/302
      #3884a3
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Parrot Flight X80R164B
      #267e96
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Dragon's Lair R176B
      #447b8f
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Arroyo / D732
      #357b91
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blue Splash / C892
      #2a7da0
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 4158 C
      #387f97
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 8223 C
      #2382a1
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Comfort 23-11
      #007f9d
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Nanking Blue 23-10
      #0081a1
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Neptune / NP PB 1562 D
      #25809f
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Blue Jewel / NP BGG 1575 A
      #007c9e
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10365
      #007a96
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. CF10684
      #44869f
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B55 Storm Blue
      #3f7c93
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3203D Neptune
      #20819c
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 364
      #407083
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5396
      #3f7a91
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 5403
      #3f7a8b
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-32-6 Schooner
      #007995
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 3-35-5 Gentle Rain
      #447c9a
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2555-B20G
      #007c96
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. S 2055-B10G
      #0080a7
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7333-63 Taffeta Moiré
      #14819c
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 7321-53 Blue Jeans
      #487d95
      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. CIL

    1. Caribbean Waters
      #007d9f
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Soldier's Pride
      #2e7087
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  20. Duron

    1. Cruising
      #007994
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Mosque
      #077c9f
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2015-4
      #177d9f
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. T2016-4
      #247b8e
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Mosque - 6789
      #01819e
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Turkish Tile - 7610
      #3e758a
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  23. Plascon

    1. Casa del Mar B2-C1-4
      #1c7898
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Azurean Sea B1-B1-3
      #00788c
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. Teknos

    1. GBI139
      #007e98
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Bimini Blue / 254-7
      #007893
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Sea Isle / 352-6
      #3d7792
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  26. New Look

    1. Sea Patrol / D20-08
      #267796
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Lorikeet / B16-02
      #008097
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  27. Wattyl

    1. Splashabout / E48W
      #267796
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Silk Sari / E47W
      #008097
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-a6
      #007c95
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 27-a4
      #008298
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #007b94
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  30. Glidden

    1. Adventure / PPG1151-6
      #34788c
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Paisley / PPG1238-6
      #2282a8
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Adventure / PPG1151-6
      #34788c
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Paisley / PPG1238-6
      #2282a8
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. 9702
      #138098
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  33. Dupont

    1. CAS485
      #00829d
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. CAS469
      #008499
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  34. RAL

    1. RAL 230 50 25
      #358094
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. RAL 230 50 20
      #498090
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. English River / 101
      #3c768a
      ΔE = 3.150 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Rare Turquoise / 12
      #00748e
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  36. GM / General Motors

    1. Aegean Aqua
      #44798c
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Green
      #4885a1
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  37. Laura Ashley

    1. 1315 Blue Ocean
      #3a7f9e
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 1305 Sky Blue 5
      #007a9f
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  38. Brillux

    1. 69.15.24
      #007592
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 69.24.24
      #00768c
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  39. AMC

    1. Berkshire Green
      #427d8f
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  40. Dulux

    1. 70BG 16/209
      #41788a
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 90BG 20/241
      #46809b
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  41. Ford

    1. Blue
      #347796
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Light Teal
      #357186
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  42. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-32-7 Azurean
      #007595
      ΔE = 3.434 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-32-6 Schooner
      #1d85a4
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  43. Clark+Kensington

    1. Dreamcatcher / 35B-6
      #497a8d
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Chagres River / 33B-6
      #4b7b88
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  44. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 53 - Tartan blue / Cobalt blue / Regatta
      #007a9f
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. BS 4800 18 D 44 - Blue
      #267186
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  45. General Paint

    1. Vien / CL 2226A
      #197da2
      ΔE = 3.614 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Norfolk / CL 2196A
      #348293
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  46. Caparol

    1. 68 21 220 / Kobaltblau 35
      #007494
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 2461
      #0084ac
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  47. Resene

    1. Norwester B58-044-223
      #48798a
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Astral B54-062-229
      #376f89
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Teal Appeal
      #2c8398
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Youthful Nobleman
      #00708f
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  49. Bristol

    1. Paradise Waters / P123-C6
      #1b7597
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Portsea / P113-C6
      #247497
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  50. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28012
      #2480a5
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Model Master 2730
      #2982a6
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  51. Otokar

    1. Evo 305 Turkuaz / M151599
      #0e7f94
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  52. Alcro

    1. Paris
      #387989
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  53. Crown Paint

    1. Teal
      #4e7e96
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  54. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.840 #68
      #41738a
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  55. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #418498
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Blue
      #467987
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  56. Dulux Australia

    1. Align / A314
      #00778d
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  57. Benjamin Moore

    1. Pacific Palisades / 762
      #01839a
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Caribbean Blue Water / 2055-30
      #017c8f
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  58. Sto

    1. 35340
      #3f728a
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 35300
      #207292
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  59. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80013,X13
      #1e7497
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  60. Berger

    1. Ocean blue / 7414
      #497786
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Puerto Mia / 7430
      #0089a6
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  61. Vista Paint

    1. Ocean Blues
      #497786
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Puerto Mio
      #0089a6
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  62. Scib Paints

    1. Ocean blue / 7414
      #497786
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Puerto Mia / 7430
      #0089a6
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  63. 1829

    1. Cupboard Blue
      #457a88
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  64. Sikkens

    1. Q9.47.41
      #00869f
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Q9.33.43
      #3e8596
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  65. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5333 B
      #177ea6
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4050-B10G
      #097188
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  66. Nerolac

    1. Gem - 2447
      #4c7a88
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Cool Lagoon - 2454
      #368191
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  67. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35109
      #457285
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  68. Focoltone

    1. 6010
      #387089
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 1092
      #0086ad
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  69. Ferrari

    1. Azzurro Cielo / 1466150
      #447684
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  70. California Paints

    1. DE 5831 - Teal Tune
      #02708c
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Rocky Hill
      #4e7485
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  71. Coronado Paint

    1. AC147 - Ahoy! Blue
      #00708c
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 7358 - Hidden Springs
      #1e85ab
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  72. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Revive / 9222
      #45728a
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Isle Of Capri / 7414
      #527b89
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  73. Ressource Peintures

    1. Nippon / FOR19
      #38808f
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Lagos / OROC39
      #0878a0
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  74. Peterbuilt

    1. Blue / 92095
      #23759a
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  75. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0434
      #23759a
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Blue / N3050
      #47879c
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  76. FolkArt

    1. Azure Blue / 643
      #237c8c
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  77. Volvo

    1. Aqua / VW-079
      #538396
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  78. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Blazes 70BG 16/209
      #366f83
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Marina Point 50BG 21/180
      #4c7e8b
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 18.3%

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#297c97 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#297c97 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #297c97">…</p>

#297c97 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #297c97">…</p>

#297c97 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #297c97">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2718871
Binary
00101001, 01111100, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#297c97
LRV
≈ 17.1%
Closest short hex
#079 ΔE = 3.148
RGB
rgb(41, 124, 151)
RGBA
rgba(41, 124, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.130, g: 0.392, b: 0.478
RYB
red: 16.078%, yellow: 34.630%, blue: 59.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14058345 / 0xff297c97
HSL
hsl(195, 57%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 57%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.727), saturation: 73% (0.728), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 194.727, saturation: 72.848%, perceived brightness: 43.187%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 224.616, S: 88.377, L: 48.410
Cubehelix
H: -172.386, S: 0.664, L: 0.400
TSL
T: -1.774, S: 0.284, L: 0.401
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.728), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.839), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 13.706, Y: 17.120, Z: 31.854
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.273, Y: 17.120
CIELab
L: 48.410, a: -15.435, b: -21.718
CIELuv
L: 48.410, u: -30.255, v: -29.852
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.410, C: 26.644, H: 234.597
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.410, C: 42.504, H: 224.616
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.376, a: -13.279, b: -16.683
CIECAM02
J: 36.819, C: 39.633, h: 224.051, Q: 119.550, M: 34.658, s: 53.843, H: 284.187
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -3.636, green: 3.748
LMS
L: 12.225, M: 19.611, S: 31.599
YCbCr
Y: 103.831, Cb: 152.137, Cr: 89.646
YCoCg
Y: 110.000, Cg: 14.000, Co: -17.250
YDbDr
Y: 102.261, Db: 73.341, Dr: 116.498
YPbPr
Y: 108.265, Pb: 23.045, Pr: -42.742
xvYCC
Y: 108.981, Cb: 148.243, Cr: 90.454
YIQ
Y: 102.261, I: -58.119, Q: -9.150
YUV
Y: 102.261, U: 23.985, V: -53.745
Munsell Color System
5B 4/10 ΔE = 3.237
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 5.228

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