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Dulux 35BG 42/331 / #38b9cd Hex Color Code

#38b9cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38b9cd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #38b9cd is comprised of 21.96% red, 72.55% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #38b9cd has a hue of 188° (degrees), 60% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.16 nm.

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#38b9cd linear gradient to complementary #d14d34

  1. #38b9cd
  2. #77aab2
  3. #969a98
  4. #ac897e
  5. #bc7865
  6. #c8644d
  7. #d14d34

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0098ac
  2. #06a3b7
  3. #26aec2
  4. #38b9cd
  5. #47c4d8
  6. #56d0e4
  7. #63dbef

Tones

  1. #38b9cd
  2. #51b0c0
  3. #61a7b4
  4. #6d9ea7
  5. #76959b
  6. #7d8c8f
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#38b9cd to white

  1. #38b9cd
  2. #68c5d5
  3. #8bd0de
  4. #aadce6
  5. #c7e8ee
  6. #e3f3f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#38b9cd to black

  1. #38b9cd
  2. #3497a7
  3. #2e7783
  4. #275961
  5. #1e3c41
  6. #142123
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #34b8cc
      ΔE = 0.433 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 3115 U
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      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 3.137 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. CAS491
      #30b9db
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.18.15
      #4bbcce
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 69.21.15
      #45bec6
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  6. Jotun

    1. ★ 5206 / Fairouza
      #48bdd0
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
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    1. ★ Parachute / T12 45.E1
      #53bbcd
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Blue Poles / T72-5
      #61bbce
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  8. Glidden

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Splash Of Teal / 17BG 36/333
      #38acc0
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
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    1. Amsterdam / 50BG 41/312
      #59b6c8
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  10. Wattyl

    1. Buoyance / E44W
      #52bad0
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Brookside / KM3206-2
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      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. High Dive / 154-5
      #56b8cd
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Nassau / 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. Summer Medley 2 / 50BG 41/312
      #49b6ce
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 52BG 38/320
      #39afc9
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 1040-B20G
      #58c2d3
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Utopia Beckons R153D
      #4ab5c2
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Blue Indulgence X83R154D
      #54bfc7
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  17. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  18. Sico

    1. 6152-42 Blue Flame
      #5ebac9
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fountain - 6787
      #56b5ca
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Nautilus - 6780
      #71b8c7
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  20. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Model Master 2965
      #4fc2db
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  21. Nerolac

    1. Sitka - 2459
      #5bbdcc
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  22. Earthpaint

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      #4bbcc8
      ΔE = 3.017 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 2-31-4 Fresco Blue
      #6abbca
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Blue Entry / NP BGG 1574 T
      #5cb6d0
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2050-B20G
      #3cabb9
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10359
      #00c1d4
      ΔE = 3.177 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10392
      #58b6d2
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  26. Sikkens

    1. Q0.29.65
      #4dbdc9
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. P9.36.58
      #2eb0ba
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5752 - Mattie
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. DE 5780 - Water Baby
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 3.417 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Faded Jeans / 276
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  29. Duron

    1. Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 3.322 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  30. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Amorgos 1824
      #00bddb
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Bleu Panarea 482
      #52c4d7
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. Surf's Up 50BG 45/291
      #5bb8cf
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Java Sea 18BG 41/313
      #3fb4be
      ΔE = 4.002 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Récif des Bahamas
      #5dbdc9
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Saveur cubaine
      #6abed0
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  33. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Refresh B77-049-218
      #71b8ca
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  34. Behr

    1. Liquid Blue 520B-5
      #53b6cf
      ΔE = 3.621 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Jamaican Sea 510B-5
      #59c1cd
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1172T Engaging
      #5abfcc
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  36. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7408 - Sunrise River
      #50b6d0
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Atlantis Blue / 768
      #55b2ca
      ΔE = 4.100 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  39. Delta

    1. Seafoam / 04021
      #43bcc6
      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  40. Chrysler

    1. Aqua
      #5cb2bd
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Turquoise
      #6ab1c2
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  42. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  43. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  44. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  45. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  46. Levis

    1. Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  47. RAL

    1. RAL 210 70 30
      #53bcc5
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. RAL 210 70 25
      #69b8c0
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  48. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  49. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Fish Bowl / B16-06
      #5bc1ca
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  50. General Paint

    1. Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  51. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  52. Waverly

    1. Lagoon / 60722E / 60889E
      #4bc4d4
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  53. Dutch Boy

    1. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  54. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Skink Blue / Baharroth Blue
      #58c1cd
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  55. Tollens

    1. T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  56. CIL

    1. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Newport
      #72bbc9
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  57. Matthews Paint

    1. Thalassa / 8713
      #62b8c0
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  58. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  59. Caparol

    1. Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  60. Scib Paints

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  61. Vista Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  62. Berger

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  63. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Heaven 23-6
      #64bfd4
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  64. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  65. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  66. Bristol

    1. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  67. Little Greene

    1. Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  68. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #3daeb9
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  69. Plascon

    1. Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  70. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  71. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue My Mind / 34C-5
      #74b6c5
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Sea of Love / 32C-5
      #70bbc3
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  72. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15200
      #54b7d4
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  73. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 38.1%

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#38b9cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38b9cd foreground

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#38b9cd background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

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#38b9cd shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3717581
Binary
00111000, 10111001, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#38b9cd
LRV
≈ 39.9%
Closest short hex
#4bc ΔE = 1.327
RGB
rgb(56, 185, 205)
RGBA
rgba(56, 185, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.126, g: 0.415, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 21.961%, yellow: 49.075%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13059635 / 0xff38b9cd
HSL
hsl(188, 60%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 60%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (188.054), saturation: 73% (0.727), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 188.054, saturation: 72.683%, perceived brightness: 63.012%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 210.430, S: 90.758, L: 69.429
Cubehelix
H: -179.948, S: 0.922, L: 0.582
TSL
T: -1.630, S: 0.299, L: 0.583
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.727), magenta: 10% (0.098), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 29.995, Y: 39.943, Z: 63.875
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.298, Y: 39.943
CIELab
L: 69.429, a: -27.816, b: -20.134
CIELuv
L: 69.429, u: -46.628, v: -27.389
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.429, C: 34.338, H: 215.898
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.429, C: 54.077, H: 210.430
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.200, a: -25.886, b: -15.682
CIECAM02
J: 58.599, C: 47.166, h: 212.170, Q: 150.819, M: 41.246, s: 52.295, H: 269.395
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.120, jaune: -3.287, green: 5.486
LMS
L: 28.766, M: 47.089, S: 63.448
YCbCr
Y: 143.722, Cb: 155.872, Cr: 69.949
YCoCg
Y: 157.750, Cg: 27.250, Co: -23.250
YDbDr
Y: 148.709, Db: 84.710, Dr: 176.297
YPbPr
Y: 158.963, Pb: 24.835, Pr: -65.420
xvYCC
Y: 152.521, Cb: 149.816, Cr: 70.533
YIQ
Y: 148.709, I: -83.273, Q: -21.055
YUV
Y: 148.709, U: 27.702, V: -81.335
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 4.576
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.030

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