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Pantone / PMS 8243 C / #2b8799 Hex Color Code

#2b8799 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b8799 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b8799 is comprised of 16.86% red, 52.94% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #2b8799 has a hue of 190° (degrees), 56% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.39 nm.

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#2b8799 linear gradient to complementary #7e5246

  1. #2b8799
  2. #497f8b
  3. #5b767c
  4. #686d6e
  5. #716461
  6. #785b53
  7. #7e5246

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007081
  2. #107789
  3. #1f7f91
  4. #2b8799
  5. #358fa1
  6. #3f97a9
  7. #489fb1

Tones

  1. #2b8799
  2. #3d8190
  3. #487b86
  4. #51757d
  5. #586e74
  6. #5e686b
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#2b8799 to white

  1. #2b8799
  2. #579aa9
  3. #7baeba
  4. #9dc2cb
  5. #bed6dc
  6. #deeaed
  7. #ffffff

#2b8799 to black

  1. #2b8799
  2. #286f7e
  3. #245863
  4. #1f434a
  5. #192e33
  6. #111a1d
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 5831
      #208799
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    2. ★ 5818
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      ΔE = 0.880 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
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      #2d8493
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
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      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
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      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      #008498
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      #408494
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      #008499
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
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      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
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      #008a99
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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#2b8799 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b8799 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #2b8799">…</p>

#2b8799 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2b8799">…</p>

#2b8799 shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b8799">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2852761
Binary
00101011, 10000111, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#2b8799
LRV
≈ 20.1%
Closest short hex
#389 ΔE = 0.732
RGB
rgb(43, 135, 153)
RGBA
rgba(43, 135, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.130, g: 0.408, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.365%, blue: 0.600%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13924455 / 0xff2b8799
HSL
hsl(190, 56%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 56%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (189.818), saturation: 72% (0.719), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 189.818, saturation: 71.895%, perceived brightness: 46.267%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 214.007, S: 88.888, L: 51.995
Cubehelix
H: -178.007, S: 0.668, L: 0.429
TSL
T: -1.666, S: 0.291, L: 0.430
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.719), magenta: 12% (0.118), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 15.408, Y: 20.140, Z: 33.206
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.293, Y: 20.140
CIELab
L: 51.995, a: -20.454, b: -17.390
CIELuv
L: 51.995, u: -33.856, v: -22.842
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.995, C: 26.847, H: 220.371
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.995, C: 40.841, H: 214.007
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.877, a: -17.251, b: -12.457
CIECAM02
J: 40.264, C: 39.032, h: 215.151, Q: 125.016, M: 34.133, s: 52.252, H: 273.186
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.133, jaune: -2.860, green: 4.201
LMS
L: 14.550, M: 23.549, S: 32.975
YCbCr
Y: 110.085, Cb: 149.518, Cr: 86.334
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: 18.500, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.544, Db: 65.394, Dr: 126.542
YPbPr
Y: 116.700, Pb: 19.580, Pr: -46.828
xvYCC
Y: 116.225, Cb: 145.200, Cr: 86.865
YIQ
Y: 109.544, I: -60.589, Q: -13.854
YUV
Y: 109.544, U: 21.385, V: -58.380
Munsell Color System
5B 5/6 ΔE = 0.955
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 9.861

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