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#38b3af Hex Color Code

#38b3af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38b3af is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #38b3af is comprised of 21.96% red, 70.2% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #38b3af has a hue of 178° (degrees), 52% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.43 nm.

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#38b3af linear gradient to complementary #b93245

  1. #38b3af
  2. #6ba29c
  3. #878f8a
  4. #997c78
  5. #a76866
  6. #b15155
  7. #b93245

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009390
  2. #149e9a
  3. #28a8a5
  4. #38b3af
  5. #46beba
  6. #52c9c4
  7. #5fd3cf

Tones

  1. #38b3af
  2. #4ca9a5
  3. #5a9f9c
  4. #649592
  5. #6b8a89
  6. #71807f
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#38b3af to white

  1. #38b3af
  2. #64c0bc
  3. #87cdc9
  4. #a6d9d6
  5. #c5e6e4
  6. #e2f2f1
  7. #ffffff

#38b3af to black

  1. #38b3af
  2. #33938f
  3. #2d7471
  4. #255654
  5. #1d3a39
  6. #13201f
  7. #000000

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  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Trader Vic 84GG 40/346
      #33b3af
      ΔE = 0.290 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 3963 Niagara Mist 85GG 44/328
      #41bab6
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Hêtre
      #3bb4ae
      ΔE = 0.809 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Feuille de laurier
      #2bb2b3
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-28-6 Peacock Plume
      #26b3af
      ΔE = 0.918 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ 9502 Peacock Plum
      #3bb8b6
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-28-5 Pacific Ocean
      #28b5b1
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.30.60
      #43b5b0
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 124-6 C
      #34b0ad
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 15-5516 TPG
      #49b2a7
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Caruso / T10 50B-2
      #4cb2ae
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Jester Mask / T12 48.F2
      #44b4a8
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Pool Party PPKR-60
      #32b7b1
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Lake Superior
      #23b0ae
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B50G
      #3eb0a8
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 36/03
      #00b0a8
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Misted Aqua G7-B2-1
      #40b8b4
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7503 - Cool Turquoise
      #2eb8b2
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Nassau / P131-C5
      #00b0ae
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Rushing Stream
      #35b0b2
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Twilight Meadow
      #55aea9
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  16. Audi

    1. Aquarellgruen Metallic / LY6M
      #50b2a9
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Poolside Blue / 2048-40
      #20bab5
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10345
      #40b0b2
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  19. Brillux

    1. 72.18.18
      #17afa8
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Cyan Sky / 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Artesian Well / 201-5
      #5ab1ac
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Biscay Bay / 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Artesian Well 201-5
      #5ab1ac
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Biscay Bay 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Cool Turquoise
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  25. Berger

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  27. Duron

    1. Turquish
      #0db3a9
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 35.2%

#38b3af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38b3af foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #38b3af">…</p>

#38b3af background

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #38b3af">…</p>

#38b3af shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38b3af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3716015
Binary
00111000, 10110011, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#38b3af
LRV
≈ 36.2%
Closest short hex
#2bb ΔE = 3.081
RGB
rgb(56, 179, 175)
RGBA
rgba(56, 179, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.137, g: 0.437, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.465%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13061201 / 0xff38b3af
HSL
hsl(178, 52%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(178, 52%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 178° (178.049), saturation: 69% (0.687), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 178.049, saturation: 68.715%, perceived brightness: 59.779%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 188.102, S: 89.263, L: 66.652
Cubehelix
H: -190.084, S: 0.788, L: 0.556
TSL
T: -1.458, S: 0.298, L: 0.556
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.687), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.022), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 25.485, Y: 36.173, Z: 46.188
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.335, Y: 36.173
CIELab
L: 66.652, a: -33.840, b: -7.771
CIELuv
L: 66.652, u: -46.425, v: -6.609
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.652, C: 34.721, H: 192.934
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.652, C: 46.893, H: 188.102
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.144, a: -29.615, b: -3.431
CIECAM02
J: 55.537, C: 42.757, h: 194.899, Q: 146.826, M: 37.390, s: 50.463, H: 246.316
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.044, jaune: -1.172, green: 5.678
LMS
L: 26.715, M: 43.754, S: 45.990
YCbCr
Y: 137.758, Cb: 144.448, Cr: 74.287
YCgCo
Y: 147.250, Cg: 31.750, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 141.767, Db: 50.018, Dr: 163.091
YPbPr
Y: 152.513, Pb: 12.145, Pr: -61.316
xvYCC
Y: 146.982, Cb: 138.669, Cr: 74.138
YIQ
Y: 141.767, I: -71.988, Q: -27.254
YUV
Y: 141.767, U: 16.355, V: -75.245
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 6/8 ΔE = 2.888
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 14.159

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