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#238e9d Hex Color Code

#238e9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #238e9d is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #238e9d is comprised of 13.73% red, 55.69% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #238e9d has a hue of 187° (degrees), 64% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.39 nm.

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#238e9d linear gradient to complementary #7f4a41

  1. #238e9d
  2. #49838d
  3. #5d787d
  4. #6a6d6e
  5. #73625e
  6. #7a5650
  7. #7f4a41

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007684
  2. #007e8c
  3. #138695
  4. #238e9d
  5. #3096a5
  6. #3b9fae
  7. #45a7b6

Tones

  1. #238e9d
  2. #398692
  3. #467f88
  4. #4f777e
  5. #576f74
  6. #5c686a
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#238e9d to White

  1. #238e9d
  2. #55a0ad
  3. #7ab3bd
  4. #9cc6cd
  5. #bdd8dd
  6. #deecee
  7. #ffffff

#238e9d to Black

  1. #238e9d
  2. #237581
  3. #215d66
  4. #1d464c
  5. #183034
  6. #111b1d
  7. #000000

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#238e9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#238e9d foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #238e9d">…</p>

#238e9d background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #238e9d">…</p>

#238e9d shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #238e9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2330269
Binary
00100011, 10001110, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#238e9d
LRV
≈ 22.1%
Closest short hex
#289 ΔE = 2.395
RGB
rgb(35, 142, 157)
RGBA
rgba(35, 142, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.105, g: 0.425, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.361%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14446947 / 0xff238e9d
HSL
hsl(187, 64%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 64%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (187.377), saturation: 78% (0.777), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 187.377, saturation: 77.707%, perceived brightness: 48.049%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 209.404, S: 92.910, L: 54.171
Cubehelix
H: -180.681, S: 0.750, L: 0.437
TSL
T: -1.617, S: 0.330, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.777), magenta: 10% (0.096), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 16.449, Y: 22.136, Z: 35.297
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.300, Y: 22.136
CIELab
L: 54.171, a: -23.822, b: -16.407
CIELuv
L: 54.171, u: -37.346, v: -21.047
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.171, C: 28.925, H: 214.556
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.171, C: 42.869, H: 209.404
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.049, a: -19.927, b: -11.547
CIECAM02
J: 42.340, C: 40.804, h: 211.297, Q: 128.199, M: 35.683, s: 52.758, H: 268.275
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.117, jaune: -2.672, green: 4.644
LMS
L: 15.831, M: 26.217, S: 35.062
YCbCr
Y: 111.949, Cb: 150.421, Cr: 79.962
YCgCo
Y: 119.000, Cg: 23.000, Co: -21.750
YDbDr
Y: 111.717, Db: 68.145, Dr: 145.886
YPbPr
Y: 120.289, Pb: 19.805, Pr: -54.190
xvYCC
Y: 119.307, Cb: 145.397, Cr: 80.398
YIQ
Y: 111.717, I: -68.561, Q: -17.959
YUV
Y: 111.717, U: 22.284, V: -67.305
Munsell Color System
2.5B 5/8 ΔE = 2.147
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 10.284

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