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#3aa8bd Hex Color Code

#3aa8bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3aa8bd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3aa8bd is comprised of 22.75% red, 65.88% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #3aa8bd has a hue of 190° (degrees), 53% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.54 nm.

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#3aa8bd linear gradient to complementary #b55942

  1. #3aa8bd
  2. #699ca8
  3. #839093
  4. #95837e
  5. #a2766a
  6. #ad6856
  7. #b55942

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008a9f
  2. #1994a9
  3. #2c9eb3
  4. #3aa8bd
  5. #47b2c7
  6. #53bcd2
  7. #5fc7dc

Tones

  1. #3aa8bd
  2. #4fa1b2
  3. #5d99a7
  4. #67929c
  5. #708b91
  6. #778387
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#3aa8bd to white

  1. #3aa8bd
  2. #66b6c8
  3. #88c5d3
  4. #a7d3de
  5. #c5e2e9
  6. #e2f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#3aa8bd to black

  1. #3aa8bd
  2. #348a9b
  3. #2e6d7a
  4. #26515a
  5. #1d373d
  6. #141f21
  7. #000000

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#3aa8bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3aa8bd 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: #3aa8bd">…</p>

#3aa8bd background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3aa8bd">…</p>

#3aa8bd shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3aa8bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3844285
Binary
00111010, 10101000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#3aa8bd
LRV
≈ 32.6%
Closest short hex
#4ab ΔE = 1.650
RGB
rgb(58, 168, 189)
RGBA
rgba(58, 168, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.140, g: 0.405, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.227%, yellow: 0.462%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12932931 / 0xff3aa8bd
HSL
hsl(190, 53%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 53%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (189.618), saturation: 69% (0.693), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 189.618, saturation: 69.312%, perceived brightness: 57.696%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.312, S: 87.933, L: 63.816
Cubehelix
H: -178.229, S: 0.785, L: 0.538
TSL
T: -1.662, S: 0.277, L: 0.539
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.693), magenta: 11% (0.111), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 24.929, Y: 32.576, Z: 53.108
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.295, Y: 32.576
CIELab
L: 63.816, a: -23.980, b: -19.819
CIELuv
L: 63.816, u: -41.190, v: -27.070
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.816, C: 31.110, H: 219.574
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.816, C: 49.289, H: 213.312
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.075, a: -21.918, b: -15.216
CIECAM02
J: 52.466, C: 43.963, h: 214.612, Q: 142.708, M: 38.445, s: 51.903, H: 272.505
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.130, jaune: -3.255, green: 4.888
LMS
L: 23.638, M: 38.082, S: 52.744
YCbCr
Y: 134.100, Cb: 153.499, Cr: 78.219
YCgCo
Y: 145.750, Cg: 22.250, Co: -18.250
YDbDr
Y: 137.504, Db: 77.493, Dr: 151.187
YPbPr
Y: 146.082, Pb: 23.150, Pr: -55.966
xvYCC
Y: 141.459, Cb: 148.336, Cr: 78.838
YIQ
Y: 137.504, I: -72.275, Q: -16.726
YUV
Y: 137.504, U: 25.342, V: -69.750
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 1.915
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.574

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