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#3aacff Hex Color Code

#3aacff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3aacff is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3aacff is comprised of 22.75% red, 67.45% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #3aacff has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.28 nm.

Stock Photos / Images / Pictures

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  1. Nighttime cityscape of Lyon, France from the Saone River
  2. Retro Yellow Toy Rocket
  3. Two halves of a broken paper heart mended with two band aids

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#3aacff linear gradient to complementary #d0b169

  1. #3aacff
  2. #72ace6
  3. #91adce
  4. #a6aeb5
  5. #b7af9c
  6. #c5b083
  7. #d0b169

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008ddd
  2. #0097e8
  3. #25a1f3
  4. #3aacff
  5. #4bb7ff
  6. #5ac1ff
  7. #68ccff

Tones

  1. #3aacff
  2. #5ca9ee
  3. #71a7de
  4. #80a4cd
  5. #8ca2bd
  6. #959fad
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#3aacff to white

  1. #3aacff
  2. #6eb9ff
  3. #92c7ff
  4. #b0d4ff
  5. #cce2ff
  6. #e6f1ff
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3aacff to black

  1. #3aacff
  2. #368dd0
  3. #316fa2
  4. #2a5377
  5. #21384f
  6. #161f29
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. Splish Splash
      #0ea5fd
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Ocean Sigh
      #2ba6f1
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 292 U
      #62a8e5
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. 284 C
      #6cace4
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  3. Designers Guild

    1. Sky
      #70b1ff
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. Windjammer / 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  5. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  7. California Paints

    1. DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  8. Chrysler

    1. Big Sky Blue
      #70a6e0
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-R90B
      #4e9eea
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  10. Glidden

    1. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #00adf4
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  13. Plascon

    1. Athenas Dream B4-A2-1
      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  14. Caparol

    1. 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 39.1%

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#3aacff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3aacff foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #3aacff">…</p>

#3aacff background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #3aacff">…</p>

#3aacff shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3aacff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3845375
Binary
00111010, 10101100, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#3aacff
LRV
≈ 37.6%
Closest short hex
#3af ΔE = 0.840
RGB
rgb(58, 172, 255)
RGBA
rgba(58, 172, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.120, g: 0.355, b: 0.526
RYB
red: 22.745%, yellow: 51.064%, blue: 100.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12931841 / 0xff3aacff
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.279), saturation: 77% (0.773), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 205.279, saturation: 77.255%, perceived brightness: 62.971%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.290, S: 99.987, L: 67.740
Cubehelix
H: -159.601, S: 1.142, L: 0.576
TSL
T: -2.061, S: 0.288, L: 0.578
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 34.540, Y: 37.620, Z: 100.029
xyY
x: 0.201, y: 0.218, Y: 37.620
CIELab
L: 67.740, a: -4.141, b: -50.046
CIELuv
L: 67.740, u: -38.875, v: -80.741
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.740, C: 50.217, H: 265.270
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.740, C: 89.612, H: 244.290
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.335, a: -6.817, b: -53.759
CIECAM02
J: 56.598, C: 62.881, h: 241.941, Q: 148.221, M: 54.989, s: 60.909, H: 302.083
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.313, jaune: -8.668, green: 4.362
LMS
L: 25.228, M: 40.168, S: 98.984
YCbCr
Y: 142.584, Cb: 181.309, Cr: 72.061
YCoCg
Y: 164.250, Cg: 7.750, Co: -34.750
YDbDr
Y: 147.376, Db: 161.939, Dr: 169.973
YPbPr
Y: 153.694, Pb: 54.610, Pr: -60.818
xvYCC
Y: 147.996, Cb: 175.971, Cr: 74.576
YIQ
Y: 147.376, I: -94.576, Q: 1.718
YUV
Y: 147.376, U: 52.963, V: -78.411
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.712
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 4.990

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