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#2a857b Hex Color Code

#2a857b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a857b is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2a857b is comprised of 16.47% red, 52.16% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #2a857b has a hue of 173° (degrees), 52% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 495.27 nm.

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#2a857b linear gradient to complementary #6f404b

  1. #2a857b
  2. #427a73
  3. #516f6a
  4. #5c6462
  5. #64595a
  6. #6a4d53
  7. #6f404b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #026e65
  2. #14766c
  3. #207d74
  4. #2a857b
  5. #338d82
  6. #3c948a
  7. #459c92

Tones

  1. #2a857b
  2. #387e75
  3. #42766f
  4. #4a6f69
  5. #506763
  6. #54605e
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#2a857b to white

  1. #2a857b
  2. #549990
  3. #78ada5
  4. #99c1bb
  5. #bbd5d1
  6. #ddeae8
  7. #ffffff

#2a857b to black

  1. #2a857b
  2. #276e66
  3. #225751
  4. #1d423d
  5. #172d2a
  6. #101a19
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 24-a6
      #2b857b
      ΔE = 0.080 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5826
      #28857c
      ΔE = 0.429 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. 5797
      #008a7e
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Arbor Green
      #2f857d
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Blue
      #41847a
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 129-6 C
      #30877c
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. P 128-7 U
      #2a8273
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4040-B60G
      #37867d
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 4040-B70G
      #3a8376
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  6. Colorhouse

    1. ★ Dream .05
      #18887c
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Make a Splash R230B
      #228179
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Elegant Silk
      #43897d
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-B60G
      #238a80
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. ★ S 2555-B60G
      #00887c
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Billow / 70GG 16/390
      #00857a
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS421
      #00877f
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10900
      #277f76
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. CF10333
      #00827d
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bright Teal / T78-7
      #2f8b81
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Briny Deep / T12 50.H5
      #2d8574
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 34A Lake Superior
      #00897e
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 514
      #008a7c
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  14. Focoltone

    1. 1086
      #00827a
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 2276
      #00837d
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. 7526 - Time To Grow
      #3c897d
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Carlisle / 302-6
      #42857c
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  17. General Paint

    1. Watershed / CLV 1154N
      #008a80
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  18. Caparol

    1. 3515-B73G
      #2c8878
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Lagune 2
      #008480
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  19. Behr

    1. 490B-6 Emerald Coast
      #008a7e
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. Deep Pool 78GG 21/381
      #008580
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. Fender

    1. 08 / Ocean Turquoise
      #00887a
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. Rodda Paint

    1. Blue Winged Teal H86
      #00827c
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  23. Colortrend

    1. Blue Winged Teal
      #00827c
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  24. Dulux

    1. 50GG 18/261
      #3c8274
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 70GG 16/390
      #008076
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. East Bay
      #008175
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Geddy Verdigris / CW-550
      #2f8c7f
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Bright Jade Green Pearl
      #397f78
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Iroquois 22-13
      #008077
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Carlisle / PPG1141-6
      #45867c
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  30. Glidden

    1. Carlisle / PPG1141-6
      #45867c
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  31. Plascon

    1. Lighthouse View G7-C1-4
      #0c8480
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  32. Bristol

    1. Briny Deep / P137-C7
      #2d8574
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  33. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-27-7 Deep Sea Green
      #028174
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  34. Flügger

    1. Envy Me (IN-795)
      #008a7c
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  35. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Coelia Greenshade
      #0e7f78
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

#2a857b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a857b foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2a857b">…</p>

#2a857b background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2a857b">…</p>

#2a857b shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a857b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2786683
Binary
00101010, 10000101, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#2a857b
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#287 ΔE = 2.814
RGB
rgb(42, 133, 123)
RGBA
rgba(42, 133, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.141, g: 0.446, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.354%, blue: 0.522%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13990533 / 0xff2a857b
HSL
hsl(173, 52%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(173, 52%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 173° (173.407), saturation: 68% (0.684), value: 52% (0.522)
HSP
hue: 173.407, saturation: 68.421%, perceived brightness: 44.082%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 178.696, S: 87.600, L: 50.330
Cubehelix
H: -194.804, S: 0.577, L: 0.410
TSL
T: -1.383, S: 0.299, L: 0.410
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.684), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 8% (0.075), key: 48% (0.478)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 12.916, Y: 18.696, Z: 21.663
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.351, Y: 18.696
CIELab
L: 50.330, a: -28.845, b: -2.396
CIELuv
L: 50.330, u: -35.113, v: 0.800
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.330, C: 28.944, H: 184.748
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.330, C: 35.123, H: 178.696
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.239, a: -22.348, b: 0.562
CIECAM02
J: 38.666, C: 35.034, h: 187.559, Q: 122.510, M: 30.637, s: 50.008, H: 235.886
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.013, jaune: -0.299, green: 4.630
LMS
L: 13.978, M: 22.781, S: 21.596
YCbCr
Y: 105.880, Cb: 137.078, Cr: 88.761
YCgCo
Y: 107.750, Cg: 25.250, Co: -9.750
YDbDr
Y: 104.651, Db: 27.620, Dr: 119.133
YPbPr
Y: 112.897, Pb: 5.465, Pr: -45.040
xvYCC
Y: 112.959, Cb: 132.801, Cr: 88.435
YIQ
Y: 104.651, I: -50.998, Q: -22.354
YUV
Y: 104.651, U: 9.030, V: -54.965
Munsell Color System
5BG 5/6 ΔE = 1.853
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 13.033

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