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#38bac4 Hex Color Code

#38bac4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38bac4 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #38bac4 is comprised of 21.96% red, 72.94% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #38bac4 has a hue of 184° (degrees), 56% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.19 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#38bac4 linear gradient to complementary #cf322d

  1. #38bac4
  2. #77a8a9
  3. #97958f
  4. #ac8276
  5. #bb6c5d
  6. #c75445
  7. #cf322d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0099a3
  2. #09a4ae
  3. #26afb9
  4. #38bac4
  5. #47c5cf
  6. #55d1db
  7. #62dce6

Tones

  1. #38bac4
  2. #4fb0b8
  3. #5fa6ac
  4. #6a9ca0
  5. #729295
  6. #798889
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#38bac4 to white

  1. #38bac4
  2. #67c6ce
  3. #8ad1d7
  4. #a9dde1
  5. #c7e8eb
  6. #e3f4f5
  7. #ffffff

#38bac4 to black

  1. #38bac4
  2. #3398a0
  3. #2d787e
  4. #26595d
  5. #1e3c3e
  6. #142122
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-4825 TPG
      #36bac6
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 15-4722 TPG
      #49bbca
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS459
      #2abdc9
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Montego Bay / 156-6
      #38b8be
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.21.15
      #45bec6
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-30-5 Ocean Wave
      #4bbcc8
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 510B-5 Jamaican Sea
      #4fbcc7
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Java Sea 18BG 41/313
      #3fb4be
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Searent / CLV 1161D
      #4ebfc4
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ High Dive / T12 46.E1
      #4cbdc2
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10344
      #00bdc4
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Utopia Beckons R153D
      #4ab5c2
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Blue Indulgence X83R154D
      #54bfc7
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  17. Glidden

    1. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  19. Ford

    1. Jade
      #42c1c8
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  20. Sikkens

    1. Q0.29.65
      #52bfca
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7339-52 Hawaii
      #42babc
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  22. Sico

    1. 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

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#38bac4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38bac4 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #38bac4">…</p>

#38bac4 background

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

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #38bac4">…</p>

#38bac4 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38bac4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3717828
Binary
00111000, 10111010, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#38bac4
LRV
≈ 39.9%
Closest short hex
#1bc ΔE = 2.378
RGB
rgb(56, 186, 196)
RGBA
rgba(56, 186, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.128, g: 0.425, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.484%, blue: 0.769%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13059388 / 0xff38bac4
HSL
hsl(184, 56%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(184, 56%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 184° (184.286), saturation: 71% (0.714), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 184.286, saturation: 71.429%, perceived brightness: 62.776%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.643, S: 90.559, L: 69.427
Cubehelix
H: -183.936, S: 0.890, L: 0.581
TSL
T: -1.560, S: 0.302, L: 0.581
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 5% (0.051), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 29.149, Y: 39.941, Z: 58.387
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.313, Y: 39.941
CIELab
L: 69.427, a: -31.038, b: -15.197
CIELuv
L: 69.427, u: -47.577, v: -18.878
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.427, C: 34.558, H: 206.088
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.427, C: 51.186, H: 201.643
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.199, a: -28.268, b: -10.537
CIECAM02
J: 58.606, C: 45.626, h: 205.306, Q: 150.828, M: 39.899, s: 51.433, H: 260.457
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.089, jaune: -2.431, green: 5.667
LMS
L: 29.037, M: 47.646, S: 58.048
YCbCr
Y: 143.344, Cb: 151.630, Cr: 70.220
YCgCo
Y: 156.000, Cg: 30.000, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 148.270, Db: 71.830, Dr: 175.460
YPbPr
Y: 159.030, Pb: 19.950, Pr: -65.460
xvYCC
Y: 152.579, Cb: 145.525, Cr: 70.498
YIQ
Y: 148.270, I: -80.656, Q: -24.378
YUV
Y: 148.270, U: 23.489, V: -80.950
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/8 ΔE = 3.782
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.652

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