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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.

Color Variations

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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

Paints

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%

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#38c9da HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38c9da foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #38c9da">…</p>

#38c9da background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #38c9da">…</p>

#38c9da shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<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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