#278b66 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #278b66 is composed of 15.3% red, 54.5% green and 40% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 26.6% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 157.8 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 34.9%. #278b66 color hex could be obtained by blending #4effcc with #001700. Closest websafe color is: #339966.

    • R 15
    • G 55
    • B 40
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 0
    • Y 27
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#278b66 color description : Dark cyan - lime green.

#278b66 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #278b66 has RGB values of R:39, G:139, B:102 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0, Y:0.27, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 2591590.

Hex triplet 278b66 #278b66
RGB Decimal 39, 139, 102 rgb(39,139,102)
RGB Percent 15.3, 54.5, 40 rgb(15.3%,54.5%,40%)
CMYK 72, 0, 27, 45
HSL 157.8°, 56.2, 34.9 hsl(157.8,56.2%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 157.8°, 71.9, 54.5
Web Safe 339966 #339966
CIE-LAB 51.673, -37.649, 11.701
XYZ 12.467, 19.855, 15.745
xyY 0.259, 0.413, 19.855
CIE-LCH 51.673, 39.426, 162.736
CIE-LUV 51.673, -39.204, 21.141
Hunter-Lab 44.559, -28.037, 10.241
Binary 00100111, 10001011, 01100110

Color Schemes with #278b66

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Alternatives to #278b66

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#278b66 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #278b66

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CSS codes
.text {color:#278b66;}
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Shades and Tints of #278b66

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f1fbf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #278b66

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575b5a is the less saturated color, while #05ad6f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #278b66 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c7068 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a8167 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #937d74 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #468b95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #668566 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6b826f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3b8b84 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population