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#38b3b6 Hex Color Code

#38b3b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38b3b6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #38b3b6 is comprised of 21.96% red, 70.2% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #38b3b6 has a hue of 181° (degrees), 53% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.71 nm.

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#38b3b6 linear gradient to complementary #ba343a

  1. #38b3b6
  2. #6da2a0
  3. #898f8a
  4. #9c7d75
  5. #a96861
  6. #b3514d
  7. #ba343a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009397
  2. #129ea1
  3. #28a8ab
  4. #38b3b6
  5. #46bec1
  6. #53c9cb
  7. #5fd4d6

Tones

  1. #38b3b6
  2. #4da9ab
  3. #5b9fa0
  4. #659596
  5. #6c8b8b
  6. #728181
  7. #777777

Tints and Shades

#38b3b6 to white

  1. #38b3b6
  2. #65c0c2
  3. #88ccce
  4. #a7d9da
  5. #c5e6e6
  6. #e2f2f2
  7. #ffffff

#38b3b6 to black

  1. #38b3b6
  2. #339395
  3. #2d7475
  4. #265657
  5. #1d3a3b
  6. #142020
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-29-5 Magnetic Island
      #32b4b8
      ΔE = 0.533 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10345
      #40b0b2
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ CF10347
      #00b3ba
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rushing Stream
      #35b0b2
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Sail the Seas R156C
      #30b7b5
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-B30G
      #44b1b8
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Biscay Bay / 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Montego Bay / 156-6
      #38b8be
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Feuille de laurier
      #2bb2b3
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. ★ Paradis
      #22afb2
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cyan Sky / 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2397 U
      #00b3b8
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. P 124-6 C
      #34b0ad
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  13. Sico

    1. ★ 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-b
      #53b4b8
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 25-b1
      #4fadb1
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. Taking the Plunge / 17BG 36/333
      #3baeb5
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 9502 Peacock Plum
      #3bb8b6
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  17. General Paint

    1. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  18. Berger

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Cool Turquoise
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2025-4
      #3eacad
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7339-52 Hawaii
      #42babc
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Lake Superior
      #23b0ae
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  25. Duron

    1. Biscay
      #0baeb5
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Trader Vic 84GG 40/346
      #33b3af
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Caribbean 90GG 39/272
      #55afad
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Caruso / T10 50B-2
      #4cb2ae
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  28. Focoltone

    1. 3402
      #00adb1
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 33.1%

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#38b3b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38b3b6 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #38b3b6">…</p>

#38b3b6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #38b3b6">…</p>

#38b3b6 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38b3b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3716022
Binary
00111000, 10110011, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#38b3b6
LRV
≈ 36.5%
Closest short hex
#3bb ΔE = 2.909
RGB
rgb(56, 179, 182)
RGBA
rgba(56, 179, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.429, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13061194 / 0xff38b3b6
HSL
hsl(181, 53%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(181, 53%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 181° (181.429), saturation: 69% (0.692), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 181.429, saturation: 69.231%, perceived brightness: 60.144%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 195.197, S: 89.502, L: 66.866
Cubehelix
H: -186.806, S: 0.810, L: 0.559
TSL
T: -1.512, S: 0.296, L: 0.559
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.692), magenta: 2% (0.016), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 26.191, Y: 36.455, Z: 49.903
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.324, Y: 36.455
CIELab
L: 66.866, a: -31.816, b: -11.328
CIELuv
L: 66.866, u: -45.971, v: -12.488
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.866, C: 33.772, H: 199.597
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.866, C: 47.637, H: 195.197
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.378, a: -28.233, b: -6.739
CIECAM02
J: 55.771, C: 43.378, h: 200.363, Q: 147.134, M: 37.933, s: 50.775, H: 253.832
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.067, jaune: -1.775, green: 5.562
LMS
L: 26.749, M: 43.760, S: 49.649
YCbCr
Y: 138.444, Cb: 147.521, Cr: 73.790
YCgCo
Y: 149.000, Cg: 30.000, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 142.565, Db: 59.349, Dr: 164.610
YPbPr
Y: 153.017, Pb: 15.645, Pr: -61.638
xvYCC
Y: 147.415, Cb: 141.743, Cr: 73.855
YIQ
Y: 142.565, I: -74.237, Q: -25.076
YUV
Y: 142.565, U: 19.407, V: -75.945
Munsell Color System
10BG 6/8 ΔE = 3.235
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 13.610

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