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Sigma Cool Blue / S 1060-B / #36b5e2 Hex Color Code

#36b5e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #36b5e2 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #36b5e2 is comprised of 21.18% red, 70.98% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #36b5e2 has a hue of 196° (degrees), 75% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.11 nm.

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  1. Monitoring the pH level of water being treated with chlorine
  2. sunflowers in th pool
  3. View of beautiful beach in Cala Salada bay famous for its azure crystal clear sea water, Ibiza island, Spain

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#36b5e2 linear gradient to complementary #d17e47

  1. #36b5e2
  2. #73acc8
  3. #93a4ae
  4. #a99b94
  5. #b9917b
  6. #c68861
  7. #d17e47

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0095c0
  2. #009fcb
  3. #21aad7
  4. #36b5e2
  5. #47c0ed
  6. #55cbf9
  7. #63d6ff

Tones

  1. #36b5e2
  2. #53aed3
  3. #66a7c5
  4. #73a0b6
  5. #7d9aa8
  6. #86939a
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#36b5e2 to white

  1. #36b5e2
  2. #69c1e7
  3. #8dcdec
  4. #acdaf1
  5. #c9e6f6
  6. #e4f2fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#36b5e2 to black

  1. #36b5e2
  2. #3394b8
  3. #2e7590
  4. #27576a
  5. #1f3a47
  6. #152026
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
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      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #38b1db
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #57b7dd
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
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      #4eb6dd
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      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
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      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 638
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      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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    1. 3380
      #00baef
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
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  13. Toyo Ink

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      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
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      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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      #00b2eb
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

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      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. S 1050-B10G
      #24add4
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
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      #4ab0d4
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
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      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
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    1. Bright Blue / 50BG 41/312
      #59b3d4
      ΔE = 3.158 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Mystic Blue / PPG1237-5
      #48a8d0
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
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      ΔE = 3.201 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
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      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
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    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
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      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  23. KILZ

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      #51b2d3
      ΔE = 3.276 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  24. Sikkens

    1. R7.31.62
      #5fb2d3
      ΔE = 3.283 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. R5.31.61
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      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  25. RAL

    1. RAL 240 70 30
      #5fb5d6
      ΔE = 3.292 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. RAL 240 70 25
      #71b5d1
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
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      #4dadd1
      ΔE = 3.353 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
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      #4facd2
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
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      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
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      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #48a8d0
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  29. Porter Paints

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      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Mystic Blue / 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
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      #5bb4d4
      ΔE = 3.438 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Icy Chill / 9216
      #71b5d8
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  31. Nerolac

    1. Chinese Pottery Blue - 4295
      #5ab2d2
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  32. Brillux

    1. 66.18.15
      #57bbdf
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  33. Colortrend

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      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  34. ECOS Paints

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      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  35. Diamond Vogel

    1. Epimethius / 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  36. Clark+Kensington

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      #5badd5
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Rio Carnival R147C
      #5faed6
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5721
      #00add8
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 5246
      #00afea
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  39. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  40. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  41. Plascon

    1. Soft Sail B2-A2-1
      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Baby Bird Blue B2-B2-1
      #54accc
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  42. Olympic

    1. Salem Blue A53-4
      #62aecf
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  43. Resene

    1. Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 3.885 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  44. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  45. PlaidFX

    1. Nitro Blue / 36880
      #28aee4
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Spell / NP BGG 1570 T
      #64afcf
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  47. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1192T Story Blue
      #51b5d4
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Belle Island / 782
      #5facd2
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Sea To Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  49. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 2-33-4 Angel Falls
      #65afca
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  51. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Hoeth Blue
      #57a9d4
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  52. Caran d'Ache

    1. 161 Light Blue
      #59b9ea
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  53. Behr

    1. Azurean 530B-5
      #58bada
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  54. Crown Paint

    1. Sky High
      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  55. Peintures MF

    1. Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Wesley
      #72b1d0
      ΔE = 4.738 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  56. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5343 B
      #58aad1
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1050-B
      #61bee0
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  57. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28149
      #43c1ef
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  58. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Ingulf / CL 2224D
      #57a9ca
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  59. Bristol

    1. Fairhaven / P125-C4
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  60. Abet Laminati

    1. Azzurro 847
      #6db1d8
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  61. Apple Barrel

    1. Cool Blue / 20255
      #39c2ee
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  62. Disney

    1. 3C-60-3 Buzz Blaster Blue
      #39abce
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  63. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15200
      #54b7d4
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  64. New Look

    1. Bumper Car / D20-10
      #3da9da
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  65. Little Greene

    1. Beach Hut
      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  66. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  67. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  68. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  69. Delta

    1. Blue Jay / 020590202W
      #58b0e3
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Mermaid Blue / 02710
      #02a8da
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  70. Taubmans

    1. Headwater / T10 44B-2
      #52a8d4
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  71. Kansai Paint

    1. Shahded Pond
      #66b1cb
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  72. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 39.8%

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#36b5e2 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3585506
Binary
00110110, 10110101, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#36b5e2
LRV
≈ 39.3%
Closest short hex
#0be ΔE = 2.297
RGB
rgb(54, 181, 226)
RGBA
rgba(54, 181, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.117, g: 0.393, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 21.176%, yellow: 49.826%, blue: 88.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13191710 / 0xff36b5e2
HSL
hsl(196, 75%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 75%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.698), saturation: 76% (0.761), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 195.698, saturation: 76.106%, perceived brightness: 63.142%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.904, S: 91.728, L: 68.982
Cubehelix
H: -171.242, S: 1.018, L: 0.580
TSL
T: -1.797, S: 0.301, L: 0.581
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.761), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 79% (0.788), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 31.767, Y: 39.319, Z: 77.852
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.264, Y: 39.319
CIELab
L: 68.982, a: -19.312, b: -32.320
CIELuv
L: 68.982, u: -44.158, v: -48.877
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.982, C: 37.650, H: 239.141
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.982, C: 65.870, H: 227.904
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.705, a: -19.304, b: -29.718
CIECAM02
J: 58.046, C: 52.780, h: 226.592, Q: 150.105, M: 46.155, s: 55.451, H: 287.244
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -5.440, green: 5.077
LMS
L: 27.527, M: 44.868, S: 77.190
YCbCr
Y: 143.250, Cb: 166.551, Cr: 69.052
YCoCg
Y: 160.500, Cg: 20.500, Co: -29.500
YDbDr
Y: 148.157, Db: 117.135, Dr: 179.056
YPbPr
Y: 157.189, Pb: 37.105, Pr: -65.570
xvYCC
Y: 150.998, Cb: 160.594, Cr: 70.401
YIQ
Y: 148.157, I: -90.113, Q: -12.854
YUV
Y: 148.157, U: 38.307, V: -82.605
Munsell Color System
10B 6/10 ΔE = 3.957
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 3.518

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