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#228ab5 Hex Color Code

#228ab5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #228ab5 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #228ab5 is comprised of 13.33% red, 54.12% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #228ab5 has a hue of 198° (degrees), 68% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.89 nm.

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#228ab5 linear gradient to complementary #936a44

  1. #228ab5
  2. #5085a2
  3. #677f8f
  4. #777a7c
  5. #827569
  6. #8c6f57
  7. #936a44

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00729c
  2. #007aa4
  3. #0f82ac
  4. #228ab5
  5. #3092be
  6. #3c9ac6
  7. #46a3cf

Tones

  1. #228ab5
  2. #3d85a8
  3. #4d809c
  4. #587b90
  5. #607684
  6. #677178
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#228ab5 to white

  1. #228ab5
  2. #589dc1
  3. #7db0cd
  4. #9fc3da
  5. #c0d7e6
  6. #dfebf3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#228ab5 to black

  1. #228ab5
  2. #237294
  3. #225a75
  4. #1e4457
  5. #192e3a
  6. #121b20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5012 / Light Blue
      #0089b6
      ΔE = 0.997 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. ★ RAL 640-2
      #0087b5
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-5 Real Blue
      #2c89b5
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 2-33-5 Blue Bubble
      #318cae
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wind Tick / 99BG 22/432
      #008ab9
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Indigo Sea / 90BG 21/302
      #3884a3
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  4. Nerolac

    1. ★ Mosaic Tile - 2419
      #3488af
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Expedition - 4274
      #2c83b0
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-33-7 Stargazer
      #008dba
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 2-32-6 Schooner
      #1d85a4
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchor's Aweigh 25-10
      #008bbb
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Vivid Blue 23-9
      #1c92b5
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #3487af
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Blue
      #5087ae
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  8. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Mix Blue / 9214
      #1386b3
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. ★ Hidden Springs / 7358
      #2e86b2
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10374
      #008cbd
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. CF10381
      #0081ae
      ΔE = 3.559 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS509
      #0086b3
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ship Harbour / T10 44E-2
      #3d88ae
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / T12 42.G5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.18.21
      #008eb9
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 66.15.21
      #348aab
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Royal Peacock 540B-7
      #0088b9
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Riviera Paradise 530B-7
      #008bac
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3050-B
      #2e87ac
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.43.49
      #008fbe
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. T0.30.50
      #528aaf
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Old Port / 7406
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Old Port / 7406
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Old Port
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Madonna / NP PB 1555 D
      #3385ab
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Nautical Blue / NP PB 1548 D
      #3d81a6
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ King Triton B51-4
      #328cba
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. All That Jazz A54-5
      #3491b1
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 14
      #408cb4
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 39/14
      #2080a4
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  22. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2240
      #1b8bb1
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 1092
      #0086ad
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  23. Nature Paint

    1. Blackthorn
      #008eb7
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  24. CIL

    1. Indigo Sea
      #3784a9
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Atwood Lakes
      #4387b4
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7358 - Hidden Springs
      #1e85ab
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 7342 - Wakeby Beach
      #3e80a3
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Hidden Springs / KM3151-3
      #3184b0
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Wakeby Beach / KM3143-3
      #4a80a7
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  27. Plascon

    1. Frozen Stream B2-B1-4
      #1c90b8
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Wonder Lake B2-A1-3
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-50-4 Home Town Hero
      #0088bc
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 3C-60-4 Blue Adventure
      #0091b7
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1233D Nautical Blue
      #3784a7
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 1193D Fresh Blue
      #008aaf
      ΔE = 3.266 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  30. Bristol

    1. Blue Arch / P125-C6
      #2792be
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Great Barrier Reef / P124-C5
      #0093c9
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  31. Dulux

    1. 90BG 21/302
      #3086a8
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 98BG 26/393
      #0097c8
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Sapphire 98BG 26/393
      #008fc3
      ΔE = 3.011 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  33. Resene

    1. Bowie B55-090-225
      #0084ac
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Hemisphere B64-058-237
      #4e93ba
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  34. Otokar

    1. Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  35. Humbrol

    1. 48 Mediterranean Blue
      #218db1
      ΔE = 3.074 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-B10G
      #108cb1
      ΔE = 3.087 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. S 2055-B10G
      #0080a7
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  37. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach / 7342
      #4689a9
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  38. Clark+Kensington

    1. Piano Blues / 35C-5
      #3885b2
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Court Of Guard Chs-33
      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Atlantic Blue 253-6
      #0d88a8
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Electric Blue / 2061-40
      #3f91b9
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Finley Blue / CW-620
      #4681a9
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  41. Flügger

    1. Surfers Paradise (IN-793)
      #008fb6
      ΔE = 3.223 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-53 Hussar Blue
      #478ab4
      ΔE = 3.228 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  43. Duron

    1. Impromptu
      #0193c2
      ΔE = 3.317 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Manitou Blue
      #5288a4
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  44. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2730
      #2982a6
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Model Master 2940
      #2784b7
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  45. Porter Paints

    1. Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Great Lakes / 251-5
      #4593b9
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  46. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Waterfall
      #0f94c2
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  47. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dynamic Blue - 6958
      #0192c6
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Impromptu - 6955
      #0192b8
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  48. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-b3
      #1992c5
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 32-c6
      #427fa6
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  49. Sto

    1. 35301
      #3383a4
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 35220
      #5887a6
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  50. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo turquoise blue / 147
      #0091b8
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  51. Glidden

    1. Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Vanity / PPG1157-5
      #5692b2
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  52. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7460
      #0094bf
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 7461
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  53. General Paint

    1. Blue Whale / CL 2306D
      #5388ab
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  54. Valspar Paint

    1. Pleasant Surprise R147B
      #2395c0
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Blue China
      #4a89a4
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  55. Alcro

    1. Hogtryck
      #0087be
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Grekland
      #0097c0
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  56. Tollens

    1. T2001-3
      #2095c5
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  57. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6577
      #3281af
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 6542
      #2d8abf
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  58. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15182
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  59. KILZ

    1. Bubbling Brook / C901
      #3a81a1
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Blue Splash / C892
      #2a7da0
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  60. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #4983ab
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  61. GM / General Motors

    1. Green
      #4885a1
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Oceanic Teal Firemist
      #588fae
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  62. Dutch Boy

    1. Sport
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  63. Homebase

    1. Cobalt
      #2c94c7
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  64. Colortrend

    1. 0654
      #4a80a1
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  65. Diamond Vogel

    1. Peninsula / 0654
      #4a80a1
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  66. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro Aster / 421
      #4e93b9
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  67. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B60
      #0097c4
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  68. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  69. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #087fb1
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  70. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-8 Denim Blue 2
      #497fa1
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 1315 Blue Ocean
      #3a7f9e
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  71. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mediterranean Sea / 54
      #1e8cab
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Pool Party / 30
      #0098c8
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  72. California Paints

    1. DE 5809 - Raging Tide
      #5187a0
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. DE 5837 - Parrot Head
      #0098c8
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  73. Peintures MF

    1. Bouton bleu
      #5990b0
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Vulcain
      #5c8dae
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  74. Volkswagen

    1. Jamaica Blue
      #4694c2
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 26.4%

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#228ab5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#228ab5 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #228ab5">…</p>

#228ab5 background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #228ab5">…</p>

#228ab5 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #228ab5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2263733
Binary
00100010, 10001010, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#228ab5
LRV
≈ 21.9%
Closest short hex
#08b ΔE = 2.454
RGB
rgb(34, 138, 181)
RGBA
rgba(34, 138, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.096, g: 0.391, b: 0.513
RYB
red: 13.333%, yellow: 37.219%, blue: 70.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14513483 / 0xff228ab5
HSL
hsl(198, 68%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 68%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (197.551), saturation: 81% (0.812), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 197.551, saturation: 81.215%, perceived brightness: 48.442%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.575, S: 93.703, L: 53.869
Cubehelix
H: -169.033, S: 0.856, L: 0.437
TSL
T: -1.843, S: 0.327, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.812), magenta: 24% (0.238), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 18.085, Y: 21.851, Z: 46.972
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.251, Y: 21.851
CIELab
L: 53.869, a: -13.573, b: -30.657
CIELuv
L: 53.869, u: -34.471, v: -45.046
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.869, C: 33.527, H: 246.119
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.869, C: 56.722, H: 232.575
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.745, a: -12.744, b: -26.856
CIECAM02
J: 41.990, C: 47.816, h: 230.626, Q: 127.669, M: 41.814, s: 57.230, H: 292.024
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.227, jaune: -5.201, green: 4.168
LMS
L: 15.012, M: 24.654, S: 46.543
YCbCr
Y: 112.028, Cb: 162.269, Cr: 79.291
YCoCg
Y: 122.750, Cg: 15.250, Co: -28.250
YDbDr
Y: 111.806, Db: 104.119, Dr: 147.963
YPbPr
Y: 118.944, Pb: 33.460, Pr: -53.978
xvYCC
Y: 118.152, Cb: 157.392, Cr: 80.584
YIQ
Y: 111.806, I: -75.769, Q: -8.613
YUV
Y: 111.806, U: 34.051, V: -68.260
Munsell Color System
10B 5/10 ΔE = 2.984
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 5.347

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