#278ca0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #278ca0 is composed of 15.3% red, 54.9% green and 62.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.6% cyan, 12.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.3% black. It has a hue angle of 189.9 degrees, a saturation of 60.8% and a lightness of 39%. #278ca0 color hex could be obtained by blending #4effff with #001941. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 15
    • G 55
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#278ca0 color description : Dark cyan.

#278ca0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #278ca0 has RGB values of R:39, G:140, B:160 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 2591904.

Hex triplet 278ca0 #278ca0
RGB Decimal 39, 140, 160 rgb(39,140,160)
RGB Percent 15.3, 54.9, 62.7 rgb(15.3%,54.9%,62.7%)
CMYK 76, 13, 0, 37
HSL 189.9°, 60.8, 39 hsl(189.9,60.8%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.9°, 75.6, 62.7
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 53.733, -21.322, -18.801
XYZ 16.558, 21.724, 36.576
xyY 0.221, 0.29, 21.724
CIE-LCH 53.733, 28.427, 221.404
CIE-LUV 53.733, -35.873, -25.09
Hunter-Lab 46.609, -18.153, -13.901
Binary 00100111, 10001100, 10100000

Color Schemes with #278ca0

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Alternatives to #278ca0

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#278ca0 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#278ca0;}
.background {background-color:#278ca0;}
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Shades and Tints of #278ca0

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f2fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #278ca0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d686a is the less saturated color, while #01a6c6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #278ca0 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #61767a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #81859d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f84aa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2b939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #60889e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5f87a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #29909e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population