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#279c9e Color Hex

Hex color #279c9e, RGB(39, 156, 158) - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #279c9e is a shade of cyan. In a RGB color space it is composed of 15.29% red, 61.18% green and 61.96% blue. In HSL notation it has 181° hue, 60.4% saturation and 38.6% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 75.32% cyan, 1.27% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.04% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #279c9e is #299.

Color information

  • #279c9e is a shade of cyan.
  • Blue is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 75.32%
    • Magenta: 1.27%
    • Yellow: 0%
    • Key color - black: 38.04%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 181° degrees
    • Saturation: 60.4%
    • Lightness: 38.6%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 39 (15.29%)
    • Green: 156 (61.18%)
    • Blue: 158 (61.96%)


C: 75.32%, M: 1.27%, Y: 0%, K: 38.04%
R: 39, G: 156, B: 158
H: 181°, S: 60.4%, L: 38.6%

Color harmonies

#279c9e color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #279c9e; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #279c9e; }

#279c9e text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#279c9e">Font color is #279c9e.</p>

Font color is #279c9e.

Red was ruby, green was fluorescent, yellow was simply incandescent. Color was life. Color was everything. Color, you see, was the universal sign of magic.
- Tahereh Mafi, Furthermore

#279c9e background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#279c9e">Background color is #279c9e.</div>

Background color is #279c9e.

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