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#238be3 Hex Color Code

#238be3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #238be3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #238be3 is comprised of 13.73% red, 54.51% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #238be3 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 77% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.48 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#238be3 linear gradient to complementary #d1b535

  1. #238be3
  2. #6a91c9
  3. #8b97ae
  4. #a39e94
  5. #b5a578
  6. #c4ad5a
  7. #d1b535

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0072c7
  2. #007ad0
  3. #0483da
  4. #238be3
  5. #3493ec
  6. #429cf6
  7. #4fa5ff

Tones

  1. #238be3
  2. #4889d3
  3. #5c88c2
  4. #6a87b2
  5. #7585a3
  6. #7d8493
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#238be3 to white

  1. #238be3
  2. #609de8
  3. #86b0ed
  4. #a7c3f2
  5. #c6d6f6
  6. #e3ebfb
  7. #ffffff

#238be3 to black

  1. #238be3
  2. #2672b9
  3. #265b91
  4. #22446b
  5. #1c2f47
  6. #141b26
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue Fleet
      #2f8ee9
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #2f8ee9
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blue
      #0087eb
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Surfing Sarah B4-A1-4
      #408ce4
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 279 C
      #418fde
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 2184 U
      #3689d5
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. 40/08
      #2884dc
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 22.1%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#238be3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#238be3 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #238be3">…</p>

#238be3 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #238be3">…</p>

#238be3 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #238be3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2329571
Binary
00100011, 10001011, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#238be3
LRV
≈ 24.4%
Closest short hex
#38d ΔE = 1.237
RGB
rgb(35, 139, 227)
RGBA
rgba(35, 139, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.087, g: 0.347, b: 0.566
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.402%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14447645 / 0xff238be3
HSL
hsl(208, 77%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 77%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.500), saturation: 85% (0.846), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 207.500, saturation: 84.581%, perceived brightness: 51.999%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.864, S: 94.789, L: 56.452
Cubehelix
H: -156.873, S: 1.095, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.133, S: 0.331, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 85% (0.846), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 23.786, Y: 24.366, Z: 76.108
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.196, Y: 24.366
CIELab
L: 56.452, a: 2.792, b: -52.578
CIELuv
L: 56.452, u: -32.134, v: -83.121
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.452, C: 52.652, H: 273.040
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.452, C: 89.116, H: 248.864
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.362, a: -0.370, b: -56.863
CIECAM02
J: 44.437, C: 62.913, h: 246.078, Q: 131.336, M: 55.016, s: 64.722, H: 304.077
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.378, jaune: -9.204, green: 3.848
LMS
L: 15.538, M: 25.089, S: 75.247
YCbCr
Y: 117.297, Cb: 182.024, Cr: 76.096
YCgCo
Y: 135.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: -39.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.936, Db: 164.104, Dr: 157.728
YPbPr
Y: 123.184, Pb: 55.960, Pr: -56.048
xvYCC
Y: 121.793, Cb: 177.157, Cr: 78.766
YIQ
Y: 117.936, I: -90.226, Q: 5.388
YUV
Y: 117.936, U: 53.671, V: -72.761
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 5.579
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 2.694

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