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#2f959b Hex Color Code

#2f959b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f959b is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2f959b is comprised of 18.43% red, 58.43% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #2f959b has a hue of 183° (degrees), 53% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.78 nm.

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#2f959b linear gradient to complementary #864544

  1. #2f959b
  2. #51898c
  3. #647c7d
  4. #716f6e
  5. #7a6260
  6. #815452
  7. #864544

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007b81
  2. #12848a
  3. #228c92
  4. #2f959b
  5. #3a9ea4
  6. #45a7ad
  7. #4fb0b6

Tones

  1. #2f959b
  2. #408d92
  3. #4c8589
  4. #557d7f
  5. #5c7577
  6. #616d6e
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#2f959b to white

  1. #2f959b
  2. #5ba6ab
  3. #7eb8bb
  4. #9fc9cc
  5. #bfdbdd
  6. #dfedee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2f959b to black

  1. #2f959b
  2. #2b7b7f
  3. #266165
  4. #21494b
  5. #1a3233
  6. #121c1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3050-B30G
      #2b949a
      ΔE = 0.468 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ Natural Green / 5018
      #3e9697
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7338-53 Marine Spa
      #34969b
      ΔE = 0.604 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 7340-53 Great!
      #3a9ca0
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Glitz and Glamour / 33D-4
      #39989f
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Schooner A58-5
      #2c9396
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ Safe Harbor A57-5
      #21929d
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-b4
      #429599
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 25-a3
      #009498
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Aqua Marine / KM3207-3
      #2c9199
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Green
      #419297
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Fissure / CL 2166A
      #00959c
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/13
      #189498
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Peacock's Plume / 16BG 24/357
      #00979e
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  11. Crayola

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #0b969b
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-29-7 Turquoise Beads
      #00949c
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #339da2
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-29-6 Voyager Sky
      #229aa1
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cool Rain
      #00979d
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Globe Blue X84R155B
      #009195
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1215 Inlet Blue
      #42979a
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  16. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Mrs Booth
      #09979c
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 510D-6 Aquatic Green
      #3e9294
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ Bleu Pacifique
      #2b96a1
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sea Hush-A-Bye 256-6
      #0e9498
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Schooner 255-6
      #1c909b
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sea Fantasy / 256-6
      #0e9498
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Riviera Paradise / 156-7
      #0099a0
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  21. Sico

    1. ★ 6150-53 Free Swim
      #21999c
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3541 C
      #00939d
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 320
      #009ca3
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Banner Green
      #499498
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Turquoise Blue
      #2f8f98
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  24. Dulux

    1. ★ 16BG 24/357
      #0095a0
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 10BG 22/275
      #328e94
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lagoon Leisure / T12 46.G1
      #0095a0
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs / T10 49E-2
      #479a9e
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  26. Glidden

    1. Sea Fantasy / PPG1234-6
      #1a9597
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Riviera Paradise / PPG1233-7
      #009a9e
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Turkish Tile / NP BGG 1590 D
      #009aa2
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5742
      #009aa1
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 5777
      #2c929d
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  29. Sikkens

    1. Q0.40.50
      #0098a3
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. P9.38.49
      #0096a2
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Aqua Marine / 7454
      #34999a
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 504
      #249093
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. San Jose Blue / 741
      #2d9ca2
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. In the Tropics / CSP-640
      #3c99a3
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-B40G
      #00999d
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  34. CIL

    1. Peacock's Plume
      #0097a3
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  35. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10348
      #00929d
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. CF10337
      #009799
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  36. Duron

    1. Splashy
      #0a9099
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Splashy - 6942
      #019196
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Resene

    1. Java G62-082-195
      #259797
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7438 - Navajo Turquoise
      #0096a3
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. 3974 Dolphin Den 90GG 27/273
      #3b9493
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  41. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28115
      #2593a0
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  42. KILZ

    1. Perfect Peacock / D852
      #358d94
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

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#2f959b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f959b foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #2f959b">…</p>

#2f959b background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2f959b">…</p>

#2f959b shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f959b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3118491
Binary
00101111, 10010101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#2f959b
LRV
≈ 24.5%
Closest short hex
#399 ΔE = 2.803
RGB
rgb(47, 149, 155)
RGBA
rgba(47, 149, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.425, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 18.431%, yellow: 39.003%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13658725 / 0xff2f959b
HSL
hsl(183, 53%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(183, 53%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 183° (183.333), saturation: 70% (0.697), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 183.333, saturation: 69.677%, perceived brightness: 50.269%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 199.307, S: 88.850, L: 56.549
Cubehelix
H: -184.908, S: 0.677, L: 0.467
TSL
T: -1.544, S: 0.294, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.697), magenta: 4% (0.039), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 42% (0.416), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 17.834, Y: 24.464, Z: 34.786
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.317, Y: 24.464
CIELab
L: 56.549, a: -26.468, b: -11.639
CIELuv
L: 56.549, u: -38.232, v: -13.394
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.549, C: 28.914, H: 203.738
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.549, C: 40.510, H: 199.307
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.461, a: -22.197, b: -7.076
CIECAM02
J: 44.814, C: 38.997, h: 203.556, Q: 131.892, M: 34.102, s: 50.849, H: 258.129
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -1.851, green: 4.758
LMS
L: 17.929, M: 29.192, S: 34.595
YCbCr
Y: 118.365, Cb: 145.730, Cr: 82.796
YCgCo
Y: 125.000, Cg: 24.000, Co: -15.250
YDbDr
Y: 119.186, Db: 53.898, Dr: 137.268
YPbPr
Y: 127.706, Pb: 14.730, Pr: -51.276
xvYCC
Y: 125.677, Cb: 140.939, Cr: 82.958
YIQ
Y: 119.186, I: -62.691, Q: -19.702
YUV
Y: 119.186, U: 17.625, V: -63.330
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/10 ΔE = 2.482
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 13.184

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