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Natural Color System / NCS S 3040-B40G / #228386 Hex Color Code

#228386 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #228386 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #228386 is comprised of 13.33% red, 51.37% green and 52.55% blue. In the HSL color space #228386 has a hue of 182° (degrees), 60% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.51 nm.

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#228386 linear gradient to complementary #6a3e40

  1. #228386
  2. #3f787a
  3. #4f6d6e
  4. #596262
  5. #615656
  6. #664a4b
  7. #6a3e40

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006d70
  2. #027477
  3. #157c7f
  4. #228386
  5. #2d8b8e
  6. #369295
  7. #3f9a9d

Tones

  1. #228386
  2. #337b7d
  3. #3e7375
  4. #466b6c
  5. #4c6464
  6. #515c5c
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#228386 to White

  1. #228386
  2. #519799
  3. #76abad
  4. #98c0c1
  5. #bad5d5
  6. #ddeaea
  7. #ffffff

#228386 to Black

  1. #228386
  2. #216c6e
  3. #1f5658
  4. #1b4142
  5. #162d2d
  6. #101a1a
  7. #000000

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#228386 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#228386 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #228386">…</p>

#228386 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #228386">…</p>

#228386 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #228386">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2261894
Binary
00100010, 10000011, 10000110
Hexadecimal
#228386
LRV
≈ 18.3%
Closest short hex
#288 ΔE = 2.204
RGB
rgb(34, 131, 134)
RGBA
rgba(34, 131, 134, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.114, g: 0.438, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.326%, blue: 0.525%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14515322 / 0xff228386
HSL
hsl(182, 60%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(182, 60%%, 33%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 182° (181.800), saturation: 75% (0.746), value: 53% (0.525)
HSP
hue: 181.800, saturation: 74.627%, perceived brightness: 43.785%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 196.116, S: 91.564, L: 49.849
Cubehelix
H: -186.441, S: 0.658, L: 0.401
TSL
T: -1.518, S: 0.326, L: 0.401
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.746), magenta: 2% (0.022), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.475)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 47% (0.475)
XYZ
X: 13.077, Y: 18.292, Z: 25.391
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.322, Y: 18.292
CIELab
L: 49.849, a: -25.707, b: -9.571
CIELuv
L: 49.849, u: -34.988, v: -10.109
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.849, C: 27.431, H: 200.421
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.849, C: 36.419, H: 196.116
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.770, a: -20.269, b: -5.260
CIECAM02
J: 38.146, C: 36.698, h: 201.041, Q: 121.684, M: 32.092, s: 51.355, H: 254.749
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.070, jaune: -1.504, green: 4.511
LMS
L: 13.318, M: 22.005, S: 25.258
YCbCr
Y: 103.894, Cb: 143.673, Cr: 85.204
YCgCo
Y: 107.500, Cg: 23.500, Co: -16.500
YDbDr
Y: 102.339, Db: 47.649, Dr: 129.952
YPbPr
Y: 110.555, Pb: 12.655, Pr: -48.638
xvYCC
Y: 110.947, Cb: 139.117, Cr: 85.275
YIQ
Y: 102.339, I: -58.748, Q: -19.578
YUV
Y: 102.339, U: 15.581, V: -59.955
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/6 ΔE = 3.382
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 11.429

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