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#38c6de Hex Color Code

#38c6de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38c6de is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #38c6de is comprised of 21.96% red, 77.65% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #38c6de has a hue of 189° (degrees), 72% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.76 nm.

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#38c6de linear gradient to complementary #ea4d2c

  1. #38c6de
  2. #83b5bf
  3. #a7a4a1
  4. #bf9283
  5. #d17e66
  6. #df684a
  7. #ea4d2c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00a3ba
  2. #00aec6
  3. #22bad2
  4. #38c6de
  5. #4ad2ea
  6. #59def7
  7. #68ebff

Tones

  1. #38c6de
  2. #55bcd0
  3. #67b2c2
  4. #74a8b4
  5. #7e9fa6
  6. #859598
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#38c6de to white

  1. #38c6de
  2. #6ad0e3
  3. #8ed9e9
  4. #ade3ee
  5. #c9ecf4
  6. #e5f6f9
  7. #ffffff

#38c6de to black

  1. #38c6de
  2. #34a2b5
  3. #2f7f8e
  4. #285e69
  5. #1f3f45
  6. #152225
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2198 C
      #4ac9e3
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ 311
      #29c2de
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  2. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2965
      #4fc2db
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1050-B10G
      #59c5dd
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B20G
      #58c2d3
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-c
      #59c2da
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  6. Plascon

    1. Ellas Eyes B1-A2-1
      #50c4d4
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 45.9%

#38c6de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38c6de foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #38c6de">…</p>

#38c6de background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #38c6de">…</p>

#38c6de shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38c6de">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3720926
Binary
00111000, 11000110, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#38c6de
LRV
≈ 46.5%
Closest short hex
#4cd ΔE = 3.227
RGB
rgb(56, 198, 222)
RGBA
rgba(56, 198, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.118, g: 0.416, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.520%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13056290 / 0xff38c6de
HSL
hsl(189, 72%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 72%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (188.675), saturation: 75% (0.748), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 188.675, saturation: 74.775%, perceived brightness: 67.434%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.267, S: 92.111, L: 73.868
Cubehelix
H: -179.270, S: 1.056, L: 0.620
TSL
T: -1.643, S: 0.310, L: 0.621
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.748), magenta: 11% (0.108), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 35.004, Y: 46.499, Z: 76.223
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.295, Y: 46.499
CIELab
L: 73.868, a: -28.965, b: -22.640
CIELuv
L: 73.868, u: -50.093, v: -31.627
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.868, C: 36.764, H: 218.012
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.868, C: 59.241, H: 212.267
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.190, a: -27.702, b: -18.542
CIECAM02
J: 63.643, C: 50.205, h: 213.562, Q: 157.176, M: 43.904, s: 52.852, H: 271.172
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.128, jaune: -3.709, green: 5.823
LMS
L: 33.248, M: 54.767, S: 75.695
YCbCr
Y: 151.940, Cb: 159.552, Cr: 63.958
YCgCo
Y: 168.500, Cg: 29.500, Co: -27.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.278, Db: 95.892, Dr: 194.494
YPbPr
Y: 169.482, Pb: 28.330, Pr: -72.104
xvYCC
Y: 161.555, Cb: 152.886, Cr: 64.662
YIQ
Y: 158.278, I: -92.302, Q: -22.560
YUV
Y: 158.278, U: 31.358, V: -89.730
Munsell Color System
5B 7/8 ΔE = 2.892
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.095

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