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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

#2f959b to black

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

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#2f959b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f959b foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2f959b">…</p>

#2f959b background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2f959b">…</p>

#2f959b shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<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: 0.184%, yellow: 0.390%, blue: 0.608%
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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