This ‘Colour Illusion’ Is Driving People Mad

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First we saw the dress, then we saw the jacket, and now we have this random colour…

According to the Daily Mail, there is a massive divide over whether or not the colour in question is green or blue.

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Check it out:

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What do you think?

Well if you said you believe it is green then you are in agreement with the majority of those surveyed by Optical Express.

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64 per cent of those questioned said green, and just 32 per cent were reported to think blue.

The numbers changed dramatically when compared next to other shades of blue though.

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When looking at the same colour in this chart 90 per cent of those surveyed said green.

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And those people would technically be right as on the RGB colour spectrum its values are 0, 122 and 116 – yeah, me either.

So once more it is proven that we all see colour differently – but I imagine if people weren’t instructed to identify it as either green or blue they probably would have opted for teal, turquoise, or ‘sea green’ which I am reliably informed is a thing…