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#38a5cb Hex Color Code

#38a5cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38a5cb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #38a5cb is comprised of 21.96% red, 64.71% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #38a5cb has a hue of 196° (degrees), 59% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.49 nm.

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#38a5cb linear gradient to complementary #bb7448

  1. #38a5cb
  2. #699db5
  3. #84959f
  4. #978d89
  5. #a68573
  6. #b17d5e
  7. #bb7448

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0088ad
  2. #1391b7
  3. #289bc1
  4. #38a5cb
  5. #46afd5
  6. #52b9e0
  7. #5ec3ea

Tones

  1. #38a5cb
  2. #509fbf
  3. #5f99b2
  4. #6b93a6
  5. #748e9a
  6. #7c888e
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#38a5cb to White

  1. #38a5cb
  2. #66b4d4
  3. #89c2dc
  4. #a8d1e5
  5. #c6e0ee
  6. #e3f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#38a5cb to Black

  1. #38a5cb
  2. #3387a6
  3. #2d6b82
  4. #265060
  5. #1e3640
  6. #141e23
  7. #000000

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  1. Berger

    1. ★ True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 1.137
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ True Sky Blue
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 1.137
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 1.137
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Out At Sea / NP BGG 1569 D
      #36a2c6
      ΔE = 1.294
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Indian Bead
      #3da2c4
      ΔE = 1.546
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.18.18
      #0ba5ce
      ΔE = 1.572
    2. ★ 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 2.038
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Groovy Blue / T08 28-3
      #4ca4c9
      ΔE = 1.648
    2. ★ Reservoir / T12 43.F3
      #40a2ca
      ΔE = 1.744
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-B
      #4ba2c6
      ΔE = 1.707
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bluebird's Song / 93BG 32/374
      #3aa2cb
      ΔE = 1.729
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Brookhaven 70BG 35/308
      #48a5c5
      ΔE = 1.745
    2. 4091 Azure Afternoon 89BG 37/353
      #39a7d4
      ΔE = 2.645
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yosemite Blue / 2059-40
      #18a2c9
      ΔE = 1.901
    2. Toronto Blue / 2060-40
      #1aa0cd
      ΔE = 2.885
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ R5.37.56
      #37a4c5
      ΔE = 1.937
    2. ★ S1.38.56
      #3aa2cc
      ΔE = 2.037
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Côté mer
      #42a0c6
      ΔE = 1.996
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-c3
      #27a6d3
      ΔE = 2.049
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Azure Sky 2
      #29a5d2
      ΔE = 2.108
    2. ★ Azure Fusion 5
      #31a4c5
      ΔE = 2.246
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 2.127
  17. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1100
      #00a3ca
      ΔE = 2.188
    2. 1094
      #00a4d3
      ΔE = 2.629
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10384
      #00a7d5
      ΔE = 2.275
    2. CF10367
      #00a3c8
      ΔE = 2.629
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5260
      #24a1c5
      ΔE = 2.280
    2. 5300
      #54a1c1
      ΔE = 2.466
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 306 2X
      #00a3d1
      ΔE = 2.508
    2. Process Cyan
      #00a6d6
      ΔE = 2.792
  21. Disney

    1. 3C-60-3 Buzz Blaster Blue
      #39abce
      ΔE = 2.511
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Blue / 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 2.609
    2. Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.753
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Blue 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 2.609
    2. Aquarium 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.753
  24. Crayola

    1. Cerulean
      #02a4d3
      ΔE = 2.628
  25. Caparol

    1. 38/03
      #24a0cc
      ΔE = 2.675
  26. Duron

    1. Resonant Blue
      #00a2d0
      ΔE = 2.684
  27. Dupont

    1. CAS492
      #00a0c8
      ΔE = 2.686
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Sky High
      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 2.768
  29. General Paint

    1. Millhouse / CL 2215D
      #2ea4c4
      ΔE = 2.770
    2. Ingulf / CL 2224D
      #57a9ca
      ΔE = 2.813
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Bay City Blue
      #00a5d5
      ΔE = 2.828
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7359 - Bonaventure
      #449dc1
      ΔE = 2.895
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B10G
      #24add4
      ΔE = 2.947

#38a5cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38a5cb foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #38a5cb">…</p>

#38a5cb 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: #38a5cb">…</p>

#38a5cb shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38a5cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3712459
Binary
00111000, 10100101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#38a5cb
Closest short hex
#4ac ΔE = 2.287
RGB
rgb(56, 165, 203)
RGBA
rgba(56, 165, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.132, g: 0.389, b: 0.479
RYB
red: 21.961%, yellow: 46.506%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13064757 / 0xff38a5cb
HSL
hsl(196, 59%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 59%%, 51%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.510), saturation: 72% (0.724), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 195.510, saturation: 72.414, perceived brightness: 57.657
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.461, S: 89.015, L: 63.392
Cubehelix
H: -171.464, S: 0.853, L: 0.535
TSL
T: -1.792, S: 0.280, L: 0.536
CMYK
cyan: 72 (0.724), magenta: 19 (0.187), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 20 (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 78 (0.780), magenta: 35 (0.353), yellow: 20 (0.204)
XYZ
X: 25.861, Y: 32.060, Z: 61.314
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.269, Y: 32.060
CIELab
L: 63.392, a: -18.212, b: -28.273
CIELuv
L: 63.392, u: -39.616, v: -41.690
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.392, C: 33.631, H: 237.212
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.392, C: 57.511, H: 226.461
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.621, a: -17.560, b: -24.568
CIECAM02
J: 51.970, C: 48.062, h: 225.561, Q: 142.032, M: 42.030, s: 54.398, H: 286.007
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.187, jaune: -4.748, green: 4.611
LMS
L: 22.767, M: 36.600, S: 60.809
YCbCr
Y: 133.446, Cb: 160.814, Cr: 77.451
YCgCo
Y: 147.250, Cg: 17.750, Co: -22.750
YDbDr
Y: 136.741, Db: 99.704, Dr: 153.543
YPbPr
Y: 144.519, Pb: 31.535, Pr: -56.248
xvYCC
Y: 140.116, Cb: 155.701, Cr: 78.590
YIQ
Y: 136.741, I: -77.141, Q: -11.226
YUV
Y: 136.741, U: 32.607, V: -70.835
Munsell Color System
10B 6/8 ΔE = 1.783
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 2.270

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