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#238a9a Hex Color Code

#238a9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #238a9a is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #238a9a is comprised of 13.73% red, 54.12% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #238a9a has a hue of 188° (degrees), 63% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.05 nm.

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#238a9a linear gradient to complementary #7b4c42

  1. #238a9a
  2. #46808b
  3. #59767c
  4. #666c6d
  5. #6f625e
  6. #765750
  7. #7b4c42

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007282
  2. #007a8a
  3. #148292
  4. #238a9a
  5. #2f92a2
  6. #3a9aaa
  7. #44a2b3

Tones

  1. #238a9a
  2. #388390
  3. #457c86
  4. #4e747c
  5. #556d72
  6. #5b6668
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#238a9a to white

  1. #238a9a
  2. #549daa
  3. #79b0bb
  4. #9cc3cb
  5. #bdd7dc
  6. #deebee
  7. #ffffff

#238a9a to black

  1. #238a9a
  2. #23727f
  3. #215a64
  4. #1d444b
  5. #182f33
  6. #111b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. CIL

    1. ★ Cosmic Blue
      #1f8999
      ΔE = 0.443 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2221 XGC
      #188a9a
      ΔE = 0.572 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ 2221 CP
      #348796
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  3. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Ahriman Blue
      #1f8c9c
      ΔE = 0.751 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2322-B10G
      #1c8898
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 2411
      #188494
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-b6
      #2f8996
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 26-c6
      #428894
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  6. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS461
      #00899a
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10354
      #008c9e
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. CF10358
      #008592
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5831
      #208799
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. ★ 5818
      #2d899c
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 21/301
      #128a98
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-30-6 Aquarium
      #1c8996
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 2-31-6 Point Lookout
      #07869b
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Granada Bay B1-A1-3
      #008ca0
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mariner Blue / T74-7
      #378795
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ Azure Pool / T12 45.G1
      #008ea3
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Safe Harbor / PPG1235-6
      #1e8ea1
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Safe Harbor / PPG1235-6
      #1e8ea1
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Hawaiian Teal / 16BG 24/357
      #0090a6
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  15. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1109
      #008b99
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 1104
      #008498
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7430 - Puerto Mio
      #058a9f
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  17. Piaggio

    1. ★ Azzurro Cielo / 270
      #2b8f9f
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  18. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-70-4 Little Critters
      #1a8d9a
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 3B-80 Ariels Afternoon Swim
      #008895
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Scooter B63-071-211
      #308ea0
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Yabbadabbadoo G60-087-202
      #008b97
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Safe Harbor / 254-6
      #168da2
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  21. KILZ

    1. ★ Peacock Plume / D862
      #138a96
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Salzburg Blue / 755
      #2d8493
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cosmic Blue / 30BG 21/301
      #208994
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Sweet Saphyre / 50BG 18/350
      #00859a
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-73 Figurehead
      #008598
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  25. Behr

    1. 520D-6 Lagoon
      #388b95
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5761 - River Fountain
      #248591
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. DE 5754 - Tropical Teal
      #008794
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. River Fountain / 59
      #248591
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Tropical Teal / 23
      #008794
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #188592
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  29. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T22 Oriental Blue
      #358791
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  30. Ford

    1. Green
      #2e8490
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Medium Calypso Green
      #32879b
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  31. General Paint

    1. Nureddin / CL 2176A
      #118f9c
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  32. Duron

    1. Tempo Teal
      #008493
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Pueblo Blue / NP BGG 1814D
      #3a8a93
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  34. Sico

    1. 6153-63 Ingonish Waves
      #3c8492
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cruising - 6782
      #018498
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  36. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4040-B20G
      #39848f
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Hang Ten
      #168391
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 18.4%

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#238a9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#238a9a foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #238a9a">…</p>

#238a9a background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #238a9a">…</p>

#238a9a shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #238a9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2329242
Binary
00100011, 10001010, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#238a9a
LRV
≈ 20.9%
Closest short hex
#289 ΔE = 0.865
RGB
rgb(35, 138, 154)
RGBA
rgba(35, 138, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.107, g: 0.422, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.354%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14447974 / 0xff238a9a
HSL
hsl(188, 63%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 63%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (188.067), saturation: 77% (0.773), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 188.067, saturation: 77.273%, perceived brightness: 46.811%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 210.941, S: 92.505, L: 52.802
Cubehelix
H: -179.934, S: 0.732, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -1.631, S: 0.326, L: 0.428
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 10% (0.104), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 15.612, Y: 20.865, Z: 33.770
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.297, Y: 20.865
CIELab
L: 52.802, a: -22.734, b: -16.756
CIELuv
L: 52.802, u: -36.093, v: -21.636
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.802, C: 28.242, H: 216.392
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.802, C: 42.081, H: 210.941
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.679, a: -18.931, b: -11.858
CIECAM02
J: 40.991, C: 40.252, h: 212.530, Q: 126.141, M: 35.200, s: 52.825, H: 269.856
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.123, jaune: -2.738, green: 4.504
LMS
L: 14.920, M: 24.641, S: 33.540
YCbCr
Y: 109.639, Cb: 150.268, Cr: 81.647
YCgCo
Y: 116.250, Cg: 21.750, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 109.027, Db: 67.678, Dr: 140.771
YPbPr
Y: 117.213, Pb: 19.845, Pr: -52.236
xvYCC
Y: 116.665, Cb: 145.432, Cr: 82.114
YIQ
Y: 109.027, I: -66.499, Q: -16.802
YUV
Y: 109.027, U: 22.132, V: -64.945
Munsell Color System
5B 5/6 ΔE = 1.530
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 10.383

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