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#38a5cb Hex Color Code

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#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 / #fff

#38a5cb to black

  1. #38a5cb
  2. #3387a6
  3. #2d6b82
  4. #265060
  5. #1e3640
  6. #141e23
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Azure Sky / 7407
      #34a5cb
      ΔE = 0.292 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Tranquil Blue / 9215
      #49a0c8
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 116-5 C
      #3ca4cb
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. 7703 U
      #46a0bf
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ True Sky Blue
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Patch of Blue
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Out At Sea / NP BGG 1569 D
      #36a2c6
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Shipside Blue / NP PB 1563 T
      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.18.18
      #0ba5ce
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Groovy Blue / T08 28-3
      #4ca4c9
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Rocky Mountain Sky / T12 43.F1
      #009ecd
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bluebird's Song / 93BG 32/374
      #3aa2cb
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Indian Bead / 70BG 31/332
      #3ea1be
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Reservoir / P124-C4
      #40a2ca
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Riverside Blue / P123-C5
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ Sea Ridge 540B-6
      #41a4cd
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Tropical Holiday 530B-6
      #00a0c3
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  12. Nerolac

    1. ★ Current - 2439
      #2ba1c6
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Nora's Niche - 4303
      #54a8c2
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-32-5 Crispy Blue
      #4ea5c5
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. ★ 1-32-6 Airway
      #19a6cb
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  14. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Camille Blue / 2896
      #50a5c9
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Ciel Bleu / 4721
      #49a1bc
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yosemite Blue / 2059-40
      #18a2c9
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Cool Blue / 2058-40
      #429bb8
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  16. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Bimini Blue / 21482
      #00a3cc
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Côté mer
      #42a0c6
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Paon
      #4c9bbe
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-c3
      #27a6d3
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 30-c2
      #2aafdd
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Blue / PPG1237-5
      #48a8d0
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Persian Blue 153-5
      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Mystic Blue / PPG1237-5
      #48a8d0
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Blueberry Sorbet
      #579bbb
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  22. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1100
      #00a3ca
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. 1094
      #00a4d3
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5260
      #24a1c5
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 5300
      #54a1c1
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  24. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Zwembadblauw
      #42a3cd
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Clear Blue B50
      #38b1db
      ΔE = 4.313 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  25. Dulux

    1. Striking Cyan
      #36a0ca
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Azure Sky 2 / 93BG 32/374
      #10a1cf
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  26. Disney

    1. 3C-60-3 Buzz Blaster Blue
      #39abce
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. TS1-2 Infinity and Beyond
      #239ac3
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Blue / 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Marine Magic / 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  28. Crayola

    1. Cerulean
      #02a4d3
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Blue Sky
      #38b0de
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10367
      #00a3c8
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. CF10362
      #00aece
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  30. Caparol

    1. 38/03
      #24a0cc
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Polar 4
      #589cb4
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  31. Dupont

    1. CAS492
      #00a0c8
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. CAS508
      #009fcd
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Major Blue - 6795
      #289ec4
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Resonant Blue - 6954
      #01a2c6
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Sky High
      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  34. General Paint

    1. Millhouse / CL 2215D
      #2ea4c4
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Ingulf / CL 2224D
      #57a9ca
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  35. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Lothern Blue
      #34a2cf
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7359 - Bonaventure
      #449dc1
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  37. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B10G
      #24add4
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  38. KILZ

    1. Vintage Sapphire / C872
      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Bit Of Sapphire / C862
      #51b2d3
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 1-32-5 Porcelain Blue
      #29a4c4
      ΔE = 3.007 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  40. Tollens

    1. T2003-1
      #279dc6
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. T2001-2
      #039ac5
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  41. Kelly-Moore

    1. True Sky Blue / KM3174-2
      #4dadd1
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  42. Resene

    1. Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  43. GM / General Motors

    1. Ocean Blue
      #00a9cc
      ΔE = 3.406 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Blue
      #24a4d6
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  44. Delta

    1. Mermaid Blue / 02710
      #02a8da
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  45. Plascon

    1. Baby Bird Blue B2-B2-1
      #54accc
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Blue Bottle Blue B2-A1-4
      #189cc4
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  46. Ford

    1. Lakeland Blue
      #5fa2c3
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Aqua
      #559ab9
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  47. Little Greene

    1. Beach Hut
      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  48. ProMarker

    1. Cyan
      #00a2d3
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  49. Laura Ashley

    1. 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  50. Valspar Paint

    1. Tropical Tide X79R149C
      #3da5c1
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Rushing Rapids
      #5c99b4
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  51. RAL

    1. RAL 230 60 40
      #00a0c3
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. RAL 230 60 35
      #009fbd
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  52. Duron

    1. Capri
      #0aa7c8
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Major Blue
      #0aa0d2
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  53. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5343 B
      #58aad1
      ΔE = 3.732 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Cool Blue / FS098
      #6b9fb8
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  54. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Frozen Wave / 230
      #56acca
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 5829 - Frozen Wave
      #56acca
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  56. Sto

    1. 35302
      #559cba
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  57. FolkArt

    1. Skyline / 2499
      #559cbe
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  58. Sikkens

    1. R2.33.55
      #40a1bc
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Q9.45.53
      #00a3c1
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  59. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15187
      #009cc8
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  60. HKS

    1. HKS 48
      #00b0dc
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  61. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-42 Prince Blue
      #4ab0d4
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  62. Volkswagen

    1. Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  63. New Look

    1. Bumper Car / D20-10
      #3da9da
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  64. CIL

    1. Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  65. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  66. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  67. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  68. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Cornflower 24-11
      #589ab6
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  69. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80014,X14
      #1e99c3
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  70. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fine Arts / 35D-4
      #5badd5
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  71. Olympic

    1. Salem Blue A53-4
      #62aecf
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  72. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B34 Paradise Blue
      #3498ba
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  73. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  74. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1204T Blue Quilt
      #60a6bc
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 7242T Castaway
      #61afd3
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  75. Man

    1. Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  76. Abet Laminati

    1. Bleu California 499
      #0099c5
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  77. ICI Paints

    1. Chelsea Blue 52BG 38/320
      #41acc6
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Bluebird's Song 93BG 32/374
      #1f9bcc
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  78. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  79. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

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#38a5cb background

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#38a5cb shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3712459
Binary
00111000, 10100101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#38a5cb
LRV
≈ 32.1%
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
YCoCg
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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