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#38537e Hex Color Code

#38537e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38537e is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #38537e is comprised of 21.96% red, 32.55% green and 49.41% blue. In the HSL color space #38537e has a hue of 217° (degrees), 38% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.34 nm.

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#38537e linear gradient to complementary #807536

  1. #38537e
  2. #4b5873
  3. #5a5e68
  4. #65635c
  5. #6f6950
  6. #786f44
  7. #807536

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #28456e
  2. #2d4974
  3. #334e79
  4. #38537e
  5. #3d5883
  6. #435d89
  7. #48628e

Tones

  1. #38537e
  2. #405478
  3. #475672
  4. #4d576d
  5. #525867
  6. #575a61
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#38537e to white

  1. #38537e
  2. #5a6d93
  3. #7a88a8
  4. #9ba5bd
  5. #bcc2d3
  6. #dde0e9
  7. #ffffff

#38537e to black

  1. #38537e
  2. #304568
  3. #293853
  4. #212b3f
  5. #191f2b
  6. #101319
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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    1. ★ Strato Blue
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      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ Ocean Blue
      #385379
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      #365379
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      #47567a
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 9.4%

#38537e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38537e foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #38537e">…</p>

#38537e background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #38537e">…</p>

#38537e shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38537e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3691390
Binary
00111000, 01010011, 01111110
Hexadecimal
#38537e
LRV
≈ 8.5%
Closest short hex
#358 ΔE = 2.192
RGB
rgb(56, 83, 126)
RGBA
rgba(56, 83, 126, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.313, b: 0.475
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.296%, blue: 0.494%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13085826 / 0xff38537e
HSL
hsl(217, 38%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 38%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.857), saturation: 56% (0.556), value: 49% (0.494)
HSP
hue: 216.857, saturation: 55.556%, perceived brightness: 32.318%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.691, S: 61.878, L: 35.069
Cubehelix
H: -145.669, S: 0.476, L: 0.312
TSL
T: -1.974, S: 0.166, L: 0.313
CMYK
cyan: 56% (0.556), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.506)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 51% (0.506)
XYZ
X: 8.489, Y: 8.533, Z: 20.934
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.225, Y: 8.533
CIELab
L: 35.069, a: 3.372, b: -27.383
CIELuv
L: 35.069, u: -12.518, v: -37.829
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.069, C: 27.590, H: 277.019
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.069, C: 39.846, H: 251.691
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.211, a: 0.752, b: -22.042
CIECAM02
J: 25.376, C: 35.304, h: 253.792, Q: 99.249, M: 30.873, s: 55.773, H: 307.903
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.303, jaune: -4.785, green: 1.264
LMS
L: 6.487, M: 8.640, S: 20.728
YCbCr
Y: 84.572, Cb: 150.873, Cr: 113.094
YCgCo
Y: 87.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: -3.500
YDbDr
Y: 79.829, Db: 69.469, Dr: 45.322
YPbPr
Y: 80.345, Pb: 24.605, Pr: -15.478
xvYCC
Y: 85.002, Cb: 149.614, Cr: 114.404
YIQ
Y: 79.829, I: -29.899, Q: 7.669
YUV
Y: 79.829, U: 22.721, V: -20.905
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/8 ΔE = 3.360
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 5.632

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