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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

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #2f959b">…</p>

#2f959b background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #2f959b">…</p>

#2f959b shadow

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

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3118491
Binary
00101111, 10010101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#2f959b
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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