Midnight green

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Midnight greenHow to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #004953
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 73, 83)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (100, 15, 26, 70)
HSV       (h, s, v) (187°, 100%, 33%)
Source [1]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Midnight green (sometimes called Eagle green[citation needed]) is a dark shade of green. It is also a dark shade of cyan. This can be readily ascertained by noting the fact that this color's red value is zero, and also that its green and blue values are almost equal. Therefore, midnight green is a shade of cyan.

Midnight green in culture[edit]

Sports

  • The Philadelphia Eagles use midnight green as their primary color. In 1996, midnight green replaced Kelly green as the primary shade of green they used.

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