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#3a8bdf Hex Color Code

#3a8bdf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3a8bdf is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3a8bdf is comprised of 22.75% red, 54.51% green and 87.45% blue. In the HSL color space #3a8bdf has a hue of 211° (degrees), 72% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.19 nm.

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#3a8bdf linear gradient to complementary #cdb84c

  1. #3a8bdf
  2. #6d91c8
  3. #8b98b1
  4. #a1a09a
  5. #b2a882
  6. #c0b069
  7. #cdb84c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0072c3
  2. #197acc
  3. #2c83d6
  4. #3a8bdf
  5. #4794e8
  6. #529cf2
  7. #5da5fc

Tones

  1. #3a8bdf
  2. #548bd1
  3. #668bc3
  4. #738cb6
  5. #7d8ca8
  6. #868c9b
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#3a8bdf to white

  1. #3a8bdf
  2. #699de5
  3. #8cb0ea
  4. #abc3f0
  5. #c8d7f5
  6. #e4ebfa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3a8bdf to black

  1. #3a8bdf
  2. #3572b6
  3. #2f5b8f
  4. #274469
  5. #1f2f46
  6. #141b25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Surfing Sarah B4-A1-4
      #408ce4
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Southwest Sky B4-B1-4
      #3880c8
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #2f8ee9
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blue
      #0084d9
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue Fleet
      #2f8ee9
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 279 C
      #418fde
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 2195 U
      #2f7ece
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  5. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2060-R80B
      #4a87ce
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  6. Caparol

    1. 40/08
      #2884dc
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Dart / 148-5
      #4e8ed2
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Magical Merlin / 149-5
      #388dd1
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  11. Glidden

    1. Blue Dart / PPG1243-5
      #518fd1
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Magical Merlin / PPG1241-5
      #3d8ed0
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Dart / PPG1243-5
      #518fd1
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Magical Merlin / PPG1241-5
      #3d8ed0
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Pool Party
      #0090dc
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  14. Sto

    1. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  15. Behr

    1. Integrity P530-5
      #6289c8
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 34-c1
      #538cc6
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6032
      #5286c5
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. Resene

    1. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Float B62-075-261
      #4c81c3
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. 37群青
      #0083d1
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. CF10428
      #4288c6
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Malibu Coast / 36D-4
      #3784c7
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  23. Sikkens

    1. U5.35.45
      #5e83c0
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  24. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  25. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  26. AMC

    1. Renegade Blue
      #3b93d7
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 26.7%

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#3a8bdf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3a8bdf foreground

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #3a8bdf">…</p>

#3a8bdf background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3a8bdf">…</p>

#3a8bdf shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3a8bdf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3836895
Binary
00111010, 10001011, 11011111
Hexadecimal
#3a8bdf
LRV
≈ 24.7%
Closest short hex
#38d ΔE = 1.185
RGB
rgb(58, 139, 223)
RGBA
rgba(58, 139, 223, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.138, g: 0.331, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 22.745%, yellow: 44.051%, blue: 87.451%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12940321 / 0xff3a8bdf
HSL
hsl(211, 72%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 72%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (210.545), saturation: 74% (0.740), value: 87% (0.875)
HSP
hue: 210.545, saturation: 73.991%, perceived brightness: 52.637%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.589, S: 86.785, L: 56.772
Cubehelix
H: -153.157, S: 0.942, L: 0.486
TSL
T: -1.737, S: 0.262, L: 0.488
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.740), magenta: 38% (0.377), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.125)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 13% (0.125)
XYZ
X: 24.292, Y: 24.690, Z: 73.283
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.202, Y: 24.690
CIELab
L: 56.772, a: 3.634, b: -49.803
CIELuv
L: 56.772, u: -29.309, v: -78.764
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.772, C: 49.935, H: 274.173
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.772, C: 84.041, H: 249.589
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.689, a: 0.310, b: -52.661
CIECAM02
J: 44.980, C: 59.526, h: 247.954, Q: 132.135, M: 52.054, s: 62.765, H: 304.995
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.362, jaune: -8.714, green: 3.287
LMS
L: 16.507, M: 25.266, S: 72.475
YCbCr
Y: 122.816, Cb: 176.864, Cr: 86.477
YCoCg
Y: 139.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: -26.750
YDbDr
Y: 124.357, Db: 148.422, Dr: 126.201
YPbPr
Y: 127.795, Pb: 51.315, Pr: -44.364
xvYCC
Y: 125.753, Cb: 173.077, Cr: 89.029
YIQ
Y: 124.357, I: -75.239, Q: 9.007
YUV
Y: 124.357, U: 48.543, V: -58.216
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 5.177
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 3.107

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