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#2b8c97 Hex Color Code

#2b8c97 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b8c97 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b8c97 is comprised of 16.86% red, 54.9% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #2b8c97 has a hue of 186° (degrees), 56% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.24 nm.

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#2b8c97 linear gradient to complementary #7e4a44

  1. #2b8c97
  2. #4b8288
  3. #5d777a
  4. #696c6c
  5. #72615f
  6. #795651
  7. #7e4a44

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00747f
  2. #0e7c87
  3. #1f848f
  4. #2b8c97
  5. #36949f
  6. #409ca8
  7. #49a5b0

Tones

  1. #2b8c97
  2. #3d858e
  3. #487e85
  4. #51777b
  5. #586f73
  6. #5d686a
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#2b8c97 to white

  1. #2b8c97
  2. #589fa8
  3. #7cb1b9
  4. #9dc4ca
  5. #bed8db
  6. #deebed
  7. #ffffff

#2b8c97 to black

  1. #2b8c97
  2. #28737c
  3. #245c62
  4. #1f4549
  5. #192f32
  6. #111b1c
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
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    1. ★ 5362
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      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
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      #1c909b
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
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      #008b97
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      #358791
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
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    1. ★ 29-a5
      #008b9a
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
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      #008797
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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      #1f8c9c
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
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      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
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      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
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      #008794
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
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      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
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      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
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      #26848e
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 18.9%

#2b8c97 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b8c97 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b8c97">…</p>

#2b8c97 background

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

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #2b8c97">…</p>

#2b8c97 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2854039
Binary
00101011, 10001100, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#2b8c97
LRV
≈ 21.5%
Closest short hex
#189 ΔE = 2.827
RGB
rgb(43, 140, 151)
RGBA
rgba(43, 140, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.129, g: 0.419, b: 0.452
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.369%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13923177 / 0xff2b8c97
HSL
hsl(186, 56%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 56%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.111), saturation: 72% (0.715), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 186.111, saturation: 71.523%, perceived brightness: 47.477%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.636, S: 89.375, L: 53.495
Cubehelix
H: -182.032, S: 0.669, L: 0.440
TSL
T: -1.593, S: 0.298, L: 0.440
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.715), magenta: 7% (0.073), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 15.958, Y: 21.502, Z: 32.581
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.307, Y: 21.502
CIELab
L: 53.495, a: -23.712, b: -13.954
CIELuv
L: 53.495, u: -35.827, v: -17.193
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.495, C: 27.513, H: 210.475
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.495, C: 39.738, H: 205.636
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.371, a: -19.720, b: -9.200
CIECAM02
J: 41.734, C: 38.556, h: 208.468, Q: 127.279, M: 33.717, s: 51.469, H: 264.611
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.103, jaune: -2.256, green: 4.475
LMS
L: 15.640, M: 25.471, S: 32.381
YCbCr
Y: 112.409, Cb: 147.185, Cr: 84.636
YCgCo
Y: 118.500, Cg: 21.500, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.251, Db: 58.313, Dr: 131.688
YPbPr
Y: 120.131, Pb: 16.655, Pr: -49.006
xvYCC
Y: 119.171, Cb: 142.630, Cr: 84.952
YIQ
Y: 112.251, I: -61.318, Q: -17.089
YUV
Y: 112.251, U: 19.069, V: -60.755
Munsell Color System
2.5B 5/6 ΔE = 1.420
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 11.739

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