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#478f8e Hex Color Code

#478f8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #478f8e is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #478f8e is comprised of 27.84% red, 56.08% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #478f8e has a hue of 179° (degrees), 34% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.77 nm.

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#478f8e linear gradient to complementary #865055

  1. #478f8e
  2. #5a8584
  3. #677b7a
  4. #727171
  5. #7a6667
  6. #815c5e
  7. #865055

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2c7675
  2. #357e7d
  3. #3e8786
  4. #478f8e
  5. #509796
  6. #58a09f
  7. #61a9a7

Tones

  1. #478f8e
  2. #508988
  3. #578382
  4. #5e7d7c
  5. #637776
  6. #677171
  7. #6b6b6b

Tints and Shades

#478f8e to white

  1. #478f8e
  2. #68a1a0
  3. #87b3b2
  4. #a5c6c5
  5. #c3d9d8
  6. #e1eceb
  7. #ffffff

#478f8e to black

  1. #478f8e
  2. #3d7675
  3. #325d5d
  4. #284645
  5. #1e3030
  6. #131b1b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-B40G
      #468f8f
      ΔE = 0.433 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. ★ S 3030-B50G
      #4b928e
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Chill G62-057-202
      #408f90
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ Patriot G64-045-198
      #4f9292
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Jade Green
      #418c8c
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Seafoam Turquoise
      #3d8888
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 500D-6 Mirage Lake
      #478c88
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ 510D-6 Aquatic Green
      #3e9294
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Subzero / CLV 1162A
      #3b8c8b
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Emperor / CL 2135D
      #51908b
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-5122 TCX
      #379190
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 2236 CP
      #318d90
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Sherwood Green
      #418c8f
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10658
      #51908b
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4030-B50G
      #578f8d
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Natural Green / 5018
      #3e9697
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  10. 1829

    1. ★ Natural Teal
      #528e90
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3974 Dolphin Den 90GG 27/273
      #3b9493
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Niagara Reef 70GG 25/242
      #488e87
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Undersea Voyage / 10BG 22/248
      #418b8e
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Rialto / 10BG 22/275
      #368d90
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  13. Glidden

    1. Niagara Reef Jade / 70GG 25/242
      #4e9593
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5172
      #578e8e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 5361
      #529696
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Spruce Blue / T12 47.F5
      #548e89
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  16. Bristol

    1. Spruce Blue / P132-C5
      #548e89
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tropical Teal / 7486
      #518c87
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 7-080 - Turquoise blue
      #538b8c
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-b5
      #3d8c90
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 24-b6
      #4b8c85
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Atmosphere / 0689
      #478887
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 0689
      #478887
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  22. Dulux

    1. 90GG 21/219
      #498887
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 4-29-5 Alpine Meadow
      #598d8b
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 4-30-5 Neptune
      #578d8f
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  24. Plascon

    1. Sea Sphinx G6-D2-1
      #549490
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 7822 Jade
      #598e8a
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Sailor Sea / 31C-6
      #489692
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. La Fonda Teal
      #479692
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Green
      #419297
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  29. Focoltone

    1. 2204
      #579294
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Portland Blue 23-23
      #4a9691
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 25.3%

#478f8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#478f8e foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #478f8e">…</p>

#478f8e background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #478f8e">…</p>

#478f8e shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #478f8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4689806
Binary
01000111, 10001111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#478f8e
LRV
≈ 22.9%
Closest short hex
#488 ΔE = 2.584
RGB
rgb(71, 143, 142)
RGBA
rgba(71, 143, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.199, g: 0.402, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 0.278%, yellow: 0.421%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12087410 / 0xff478f8e
HSL
hsl(179, 34%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(179, 34%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 179° (179.167), saturation: 50% (0.503), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 179.167, saturation: 50.350%, perceived brightness: 49.308%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 190.695, S: 73.025, L: 55.006
Cubehelix
H: -188.992, S: 0.460, L: 0.476
TSL
T: -1.476, S: 0.202, L: 0.476
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.503), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.007), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.722), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 17.301, Y: 22.936, Z: 29.101
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.331, Y: 22.936
CIELab
L: 55.006, a: -22.693, b: -6.404
CIELuv
L: 55.006, u: -31.166, v: -5.886
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.006, C: 23.580, H: 195.760
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.006, C: 31.717, H: 190.695
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.892, a: -19.325, b: -2.503
CIECAM02
J: 43.531, C: 31.730, h: 197.158, Q: 129.989, M: 27.747, s: 46.202, H: 249.448
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.062, jaune: -0.998, green: 3.942
LMS
L: 17.806, M: 26.938, S: 28.982
YCbCr
Y: 120.235, Cb: 138.217, Cr: 96.463
YCgCo
Y: 124.750, Cg: 18.250, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.358, Db: 31.067, Dr: 95.759
YPbPr
Y: 127.592, Pb: 7.780, Pr: -35.954
xvYCC
Y: 125.579, Cb: 134.834, Cr: 96.417
YIQ
Y: 121.358, I: -42.570, Q: -15.536
YUV
Y: 121.358, U: 10.159, V: -44.180
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/4 ΔE = 3.102
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 13.957

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