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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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      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7328-73 Mystic Cobalt
      #385279
      ΔE = 1.014 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 541 U
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      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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      #3f5277
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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    1. ★ 6627
      #35557e
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
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      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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      #3d507a
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
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      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      #2d517c
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      #2d517c
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      #44567d
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
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      #3d4f76
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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      #374e79
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      #2a5686
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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      #3c5880
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
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      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      #405881
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
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      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      #2b5787
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
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    1. Smalt
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      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
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      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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#38537d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38537d foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #38537d">…</p>

#38537d background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

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

#38537d shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<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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