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#38537d Hex Color Code

#38537d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38537d is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #38537d is comprised of 21.96% red, 32.55% green and 49.02% blue. In the HSL color space #38537d has a hue of 217° (degrees), 38% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.49 nm.

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#38537d linear gradient to complementary #807435

  1. #38537d
  2. #4b5872
  3. #5a5d67
  4. #65635b
  5. #6f684f
  6. #786e43
  7. #807435

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #28456d
  2. #2d4973
  3. #334e78
  4. #38537d
  5. #3d5882
  6. #435d88
  7. #48628d

Tones

  1. #38537d
  2. #405477
  3. #475571
  4. #4c566c
  5. #525866
  6. #565960
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#38537d to white

  1. #38537d
  2. #5a6d92
  3. #7a88a7
  4. #9ba5bc
  5. #bbc2d2
  6. #dde0e8
  7. #ffffff

#38537d to black

  1. #38537d
  2. #304567
  3. #293852
  4. #212b3e
  5. #191f2b
  6. #101319
  7. #000000

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#38537d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38537d foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #38537d">…</p>

#38537d background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #38537d">…</p>

#38537d shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38537d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3691389
Binary
00111000, 01010011, 01111101
Hexadecimal
#38537d
LRV
≈ 8.5%
Closest short hex
#358 ΔE = 2.459
RGB
rgb(56, 83, 125)
RGBA
rgba(56, 83, 125, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.212, g: 0.314, b: 0.473
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.296%, blue: 0.490%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13085827 / 0xff38537d
HSL
hsl(217, 38%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 38%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.522), saturation: 55% (0.552), value: 49% (0.490)
HSP
hue: 216.522, saturation: 55.200%, perceived brightness: 32.249%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.314, S: 61.596, L: 35.018
Cubehelix
H: -146.057, S: 0.469, L: 0.312
TSL
T: -1.961, S: 0.165, L: 0.313
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.552), magenta: 34% (0.336), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.510)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 51% (0.510)
XYZ
X: 8.425, Y: 8.507, Z: 20.596
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.227, Y: 8.507
CIELab
L: 35.018, a: 3.028, b: -26.846
CIELuv
L: 35.018, u: -12.516, v: -37.008
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.018, C: 27.016, H: 276.435
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.018, C: 39.067, H: 251.314
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.167, a: 0.514, b: -21.450
CIECAM02
J: 25.338, C: 34.821, h: 253.402, Q: 99.173, M: 30.450, s: 55.411, H: 307.706
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.298, jaune: -4.688, green: 1.271
LMS
L: 6.483, M: 8.639, S: 20.395
YCbCr
Y: 84.474, Cb: 150.434, Cr: 113.165
YCgCo
Y: 86.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: -3.250
YDbDr
Y: 79.715, Db: 68.136, Dr: 45.105
YPbPr
Y: 80.273, Pb: 24.105, Pr: -15.432
xvYCC
Y: 84.940, Cb: 149.175, Cr: 114.444
YIQ
Y: 79.715, I: -29.577, Q: 7.358
YUV
Y: 79.715, U: 22.285, V: -20.805
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/8 ΔE = 3.326
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 5.414

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