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PlaidFX Nitro Blue / 36880 / #28aee4 Hex Color Code

#28aee4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #28aee4 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #28aee4 is comprised of 15.69% red, 68.24% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #28aee4 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 78% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.87 nm.

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#28aee4 linear gradient to complementary #c88244

  1. #28aee4
  2. #6ca7c9
  3. #8ca0ae
  4. #a19894
  5. #b1917a
  6. #be8a5f
  7. #c88244

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008fc3
  2. #0099ce
  3. #06a4d9
  4. #28aee4
  5. #3bb9ef
  6. #4bc3fa
  7. #59ceff

Tones

  1. #28aee4
  2. #4ca7d4
  3. #60a1c4
  4. #6e9ab4
  5. #7893a5
  6. #808d95
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#28aee4 to white

  1. #28aee4
  2. #63bbe9
  3. #89c8ed
  4. #a9d6f2
  5. #c7e3f6
  6. #e3f1fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#28aee4 to black

  1. #28aee4
  2. #2a8fba
  3. #287092
  4. #24546b
  5. #1d3847
  6. #141f26
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 3.619 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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      ΔE = 3.748 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
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      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
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      #63aad9
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
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      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
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      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
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      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
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      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
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      #58a5d7
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7242T Castaway
      #61afd3
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
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      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
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      #4dadd1
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
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      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. 161 Light Blue
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      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
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      #69abce
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  55. AMC

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      #69abce
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  56. ProMarker

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      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
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      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
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      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

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#28aee4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#28aee4 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #28aee4">…</p>

#28aee4 background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #28aee4">…</p>

#28aee4 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2666212
Binary
00101000, 10101110, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#28aee4
LRV
≈ 36.3%
Closest short hex
#3ad ΔE = 1.478
RGB
rgb(40, 174, 228)
RGBA
rgba(40, 174, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.090, g: 0.394, b: 0.516
RYB
red: 15.686%, yellow: 46.367%, blue: 89.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14111004 / 0xff28aee4
HSL
hsl(197, 78%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 78%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.234), saturation: 82% (0.825), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 197.234, saturation: 82.456%, perceived brightness: 60.976%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.668, S: 94.992, L: 66.764
Cubehelix
H: -169.413, S: 1.089, L: 0.548
TSL
T: -1.835, S: 0.336, L: 0.549
CMYK
cyan: 82% (0.825), magenta: 24% (0.237), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 30.009, Y: 36.321, Z: 78.813
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.250, Y: 36.321
CIELab
L: 66.764, a: -16.277, b: -36.876
CIELuv
L: 66.764, u: -43.291, v: -56.761
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.764, C: 40.309, H: 246.184
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.764, C: 71.386, H: 232.668
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.267, a: -16.585, b: -35.349
CIECAM02
J: 55.471, C: 55.647, h: 230.541, Q: 146.738, M: 48.663, s: 57.587, H: 291.923
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.229, jaune: -6.258, green: 5.024
LMS
L: 24.795, M: 41.021, S: 78.088
YCbCr
Y: 136.320, Cb: 171.538, Cr: 65.340
YCoCg
Y: 154.000, Cg: 20.000, Co: -37.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.090, Db: 132.282, Dr: 190.340
YPbPr
Y: 149.346, Pb: 42.410, Pr: -69.484
xvYCC
Y: 144.262, Cb: 165.254, Cr: 66.963
YIQ
Y: 140.090, I: -97.174, Q: -11.534
YUV
Y: 140.090, U: 43.261, V: -87.811
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.061
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 1.797

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