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#38518e Hex Color Code

#38518e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38518e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #38518e is comprised of 21.96% red, 31.76% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #38518e has a hue of 223° (degrees), 43% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.13 nm.

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#38518e linear gradient to complementary #9da323

  1. #38518e
  2. #555d80
  3. #696a72
  4. #797863
  5. #868652
  6. #92943f
  7. #9da323

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #26437e
  2. #2c4783
  3. #324c89
  4. #38518e
  5. #3e5693
  6. #435b99
  7. #49609e

Tones

  1. #38518e
  2. #435487
  3. #4c5780
  4. #535a79
  5. #595d71
  6. #5e606a
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#38518e to white

  1. #38518e
  2. #5c6ba0
  3. #7d87b3
  4. #9da3c6
  5. #bdc1d9
  6. #dee0ec
  7. #ffffff

#38518e to black

  1. #38518e
  2. #314475
  3. #29375d
  4. #222a46
  5. #1a1e30
  6. #11131b
  7. #000000

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#38518e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38518e foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #38518e">…</p>

#38518e background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #38518e">…</p>

#38518e shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38518e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3690894
Binary
00111000, 01010001, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#38518e
LRV
≈ 8.7%
Closest short hex
#359 ΔE = 2.163
RGB
rgb(56, 81, 142)
RGBA
rgba(56, 81, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.201, g: 0.290, b: 0.509
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.296%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13086322 / 0xff38518e
HSL
hsl(223, 43%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 43%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.558), saturation: 61% (0.606), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 222.558, saturation: 60.563%, perceived brightness: 33.015%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.123, S: 65.455, L: 35.356
Cubehelix
H: -139.303, S: 0.604, L: 0.315
TSL
T: -2.210, S: 0.187, L: 0.316
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.606), magenta: 43% (0.430), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 9.454, Y: 8.678, Z: 26.763
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.193, Y: 8.678
CIELab
L: 35.356, a: 10.303, b: -36.736
CIELuv
L: 35.356, u: -11.893, v: -52.025
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.356, C: 38.153, H: 285.667
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.356, C: 53.367, H: 257.123
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.458, a: 5.735, b: -33.244
CIECAM02
J: 25.558, C: 43.362, h: 259.510, Q: 99.603, M: 37.920, s: 61.701, H: 310.831
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.392, jaune: -6.507, green: 1.072
LMS
L: 6.310, M: 8.242, S: 26.465
YCbCr
Y: 85.132, Cb: 158.479, Cr: 112.694
YCgCo
Y: 90.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: -7.500
YDbDr
Y: 80.479, Db: 92.563, Dr: 46.562
YPbPr
Y: 80.067, Pb: 33.375, Pr: -15.306
xvYCC
Y: 84.763, Cb: 157.318, Cr: 114.555
YIQ
Y: 80.479, I: -34.490, Q: 13.693
YUV
Y: 80.479, U: 30.275, V: -21.476
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 2.557
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 3.207

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