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#38c9da Hex Color Code

#38c9da Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38c9da is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #38c9da is comprised of 21.96% red, 78.82% green and 85.49% blue. In the HSL color space #38c9da has a hue of 186° (degrees), 69% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.01 nm.

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

#38c9da linear gradient to complementary #f23720

  1. #38c9da
  2. #87b7ba
  3. #ada39a
  4. #c68f7c
  5. #d9785d
  6. #e75d3f
  7. #f23720

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00a5b6
  2. #00b1c2
  3. #22bdce
  4. #38c9da
  5. #4ad5e6
  6. #59e2f3
  7. #68eeff

Tones

  1. #38c9da
  2. #54becc
  3. #66b4be
  4. #73a9b1
  5. #7c9ea3
  6. #839496
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#38c9da to white

  1. #38c9da
  2. #6ad2e0
  3. #8edbe6
  4. #ade4ec
  5. #c9edf3
  6. #e5f6f9
  7. #ffffff

#38c9da to black

  1. #38c9da
  2. #34a4b2
  3. #2f818b
  4. #286067
  5. #1f4044
  6. #152325
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2226 C
      #3ccbda
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 3115
      #2ec7d6
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1050-B20G
      #52c8d6
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Ellas Eyes B1-A2-1
      #50c4d4
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B20G
      #58c2d3
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

#38c9da HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38c9da foreground

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #38c9da">…</p>

#38c9da background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #38c9da">…</p>

#38c9da shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38c9da">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3721690
Binary
00111000, 11001001, 11011010
Hexadecimal
#38c9da
LRV
≈ 47.7%
Closest short hex
#3cd ΔE = 0.998
RGB
rgb(56, 201, 218)
RGBA
rgba(56, 201, 218, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.118, g: 0.423, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.520%, blue: 0.855%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13055526 / 0xff38c9da
HSL
hsl(186, 69%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 69%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.296), saturation: 74% (0.743), value: 85% (0.855)
HSP
hue: 186.296, saturation: 74.312%, perceived brightness: 68.004%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 206.635, S: 92.193, L: 74.617
Cubehelix
H: -181.836, S: 1.053, L: 0.625
TSL
T: -1.597, S: 0.313, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.743), magenta: 8% (0.078), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.145)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 15% (0.145)
XYZ
X: 35.167, Y: 47.672, Z: 73.664
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.305, Y: 47.672
CIELab
L: 74.617, a: -31.641, b: -19.338
CIELuv
L: 74.617, u: -51.418, v: -25.787
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.617, C: 37.083, H: 211.432
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.617, C: 57.522, H: 206.635
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.045, a: -29.912, b: -14.926
CIECAM02
J: 64.519, C: 49.425, h: 209.123, Q: 158.254, M: 43.222, s: 52.260, H: 265.465
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.107, jaune: -3.131, green: 6.012
LMS
L: 34.287, M: 56.629, S: 73.195
YCbCr
Y: 153.060, Cb: 156.923, Cr: 63.138
YCgCo
Y: 169.000, Cg: 32.000, Co: -26.500
YDbDr
Y: 159.583, Db: 87.911, Dr: 196.974
YPbPr
Y: 171.339, Pb: 25.175, Pr: -73.282
xvYCC
Y: 163.150, Cb: 150.115, Cr: 63.627
YIQ
Y: 159.583, I: -91.840, Q: -25.372
YUV
Y: 159.583, U: 28.748, V: -90.875
Munsell Color System
5B 7/8 ΔE = 1.742
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 12.547

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