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Kansai Paint Exciting Blue / #385d8b Hex Color Code

#385d8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #385d8b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #385d8b is comprised of 21.96% red, 36.47% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #385d8b has a hue of 213° (degrees), 43% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.45 nm.

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#385d8b linear gradient to complementary #8b7a38

  1. #385d8b
  2. #50617e
  3. #606671
  4. #6d6b64
  5. #797056
  6. #827548
  7. #8b7a38

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #254d79
  2. #2b527f
  3. #325885
  4. #385d8b
  5. #3e6291
  6. #446897
  7. #4a6e9d

Tones

  1. #385d8b
  2. #425e84
  3. #4b5f7d
  4. #525f76
  5. #586070
  6. #5d6169
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#385d8b to white

  1. #385d8b
  2. #5b769e
  3. #7c8fb1
  4. #9caac4
  5. #bdc6d7
  6. #dee2eb
  7. #ffffff

#385d8b to black

  1. #385d8b
  2. #314d72
  3. #293e5b
  4. #223044
  5. #1a222f
  6. #11141b
  7. #000000

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#385d8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#385d8b foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #385d8b">…</p>

#385d8b background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #385d8b">…</p>

#385d8b shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #385d8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3693963
Binary
00111000, 01011101, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#385d8b
LRV
≈ 10.5%
Closest short hex
#358 ΔE = 3.580
RGB
rgb(56, 93, 139)
RGBA
rgba(56, 93, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.194, g: 0.323, b: 0.483
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.320%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13083253 / 0xff385d8b
HSL
hsl(213, 43%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 43%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.253), saturation: 60% (0.597), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 213.253, saturation: 59.712%, perceived brightness: 35.549%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.963, S: 69.114, L: 38.782
Cubehelix
H: -149.900, S: 0.531, L: 0.341
TSL
T: -1.835, S: 0.187, L: 0.342
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.597), magenta: 33% (0.331), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 64% (0.635), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 10.204, Y: 10.533, Z: 25.916
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.226, Y: 10.533
CIELab
L: 38.782, a: 1.506, b: -29.495
CIELuv
L: 38.782, u: -16.076, v: -41.798
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.782, C: 29.533, H: 272.924
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.782, C: 44.783, H: 248.963
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.454, a: -0.673, b: -24.629
CIECAM02
J: 28.407, C: 38.480, h: 249.776, Q: 105.008, M: 33.651, s: 56.609, H: 305.893
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.299, jaune: -5.134, green: 1.743
LMS
L: 7.793, M: 10.858, S: 25.660
YCbCr
Y: 90.886, Cb: 153.670, Cr: 108.491
YCgCo
Y: 95.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 87.181, Db: 77.968, Dr: 59.303
YPbPr
Y: 88.431, Pb: 27.255, Pr: -20.616
xvYCC
Y: 91.947, Cb: 151.942, Cr: 109.890
YIQ
Y: 87.181, I: -36.820, Q: 6.488
YUV
Y: 87.181, U: 25.501, V: -27.355
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 4.427
Brand Color
AOL ΔE = 4.601

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