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CIL Taking the Plunge / #3aaebb Hex Color Code

#3aaebb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3aaebb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3aaebb is comprised of 22.75% red, 68.24% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #3aaebb has a hue of 186° (degrees), 53% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.31 nm.

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  1. Aerial view of Sainte Marie island, Madagascar
  2. Texture of blue knit blanket. Large knitting. Plaid merino wool. Top view
  3. labneh (labaneh) middle eastern soft white goat's milk cheese with olive oil ,olives ,  za'atar , lemon, on blue wooded background

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#3aaebb linear gradient to complementary #b9483c

  1. #3aaebb
  2. #6c9fa5
  3. #87908f
  4. #9a8079
  5. #a76f64
  6. #b15d50
  7. #b9483c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008f9c
  2. #1899a6
  3. #2ba4b1
  4. #3aaebb
  5. #47b8c6
  6. #54c3d0
  7. #60cedb

Tones

  1. #3aaebb
  2. #4ea5b0
  3. #5c9da5
  4. #67949a
  5. #6f8b8f
  6. #758384
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#3aaebb to white

  1. #3aaebb
  2. #66bbc6
  3. #88c9d1
  4. #a7d6dd
  5. #c5e4e8
  6. #e2f1f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3aaebb to black

  1. #3aaebb
  2. #348f99
  3. #2e7078
  4. #265459
  5. #1d393c
  6. #141f21
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 17BG 36/333
      #35afba
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 1.039 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7431 - Patch Of Blue
      #4baabe
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Key West
      #34abb8
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Brise océane
      #45a5ac
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-b2
      #43aebd
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. 29-a
      #00b3c4
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  7. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. T2025-4
      #3eacad
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ 1718-B12G
      #50acb4
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ Placid Sea P470-5
      #1aadbb
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Blue Jewel 510B-6
      #00a4b2
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ P9.36.58
      #2eb0ba
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. R0.30.60
      #5cadc1
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  15. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  16. Levis

    1. ★ Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Millstream / T73-6
      #3da8b5
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Aquiter / T72-6
      #46afc2
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. CF10386
      #59b4c2
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  20. Sico

    1. ★ 6151-52 Cayman Blue
      #1aacb7
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  24. Duron

    1. ★ Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. 4022 Blue Slate 17BG 36/333
      #23aab5
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Java Sea 18BG 41/313
      #3fb4be
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Peacock Blue / 2049-40
      #62adaf
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Maritime Green / 7455
      #51a9b2
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. In The Shade / 9247
      #56a7b2
      ΔE = 3.128 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  30. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  31. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Kings Bay / E68W
      #46afaf
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Utopia Beckons R153D
      #4ab5c2
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Pond Blue X82R166C
      #4ea5b5
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  33. Plascon

    1. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  34. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  35. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #47acb1
      ΔE = 3.016 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Brookside / KM3206-2
      #62b3bb
      ΔE = 3.943 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  39. Nerolac

    1. Open Courtyard - 4317
      #4ea6b0
      ΔE = 3.043 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. Big Sea / 30BG 33/269
      #56a7b0
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Aqua
      #5cb2bd
      ΔE = 3.179 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Turquoise
      #69b4bd
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5266
      #3ea5af
      ΔE = 3.269 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 5265
      #5eb1b2
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  44. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7467
      #00adb5
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 7466
      #00b5bd
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  45. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B30G
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  46. Alcro

    1. Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  47. CIL

    1. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  48. ProMarker

    1. Turquoise
      #41b6bc
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  49. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  50. Para

    1. Castaway / 115F
      #00a9b1
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 7338-42 Seaside Spa
      #61b4b9
      ΔE = 4.455 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  52. KILZ

    1. Deep Turquoise / D861
      #56aaad
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  53. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5312 B
      #43a3b2
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-B30G
      #64b6bb
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  54. Earthpaint

    1. 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 1-30-5 Ocean Wave
      #4bbcc8
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  55. Resene

    1. Fountain Blue B72-053-208
      #65adb2
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 3172T Perry Blue
      #6aadb6
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  57. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 4.140 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  58. Glidden

    1. Caribbean Teal / 90GG 39/272
      #5fb3b8
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  59. California Paints

    1. DE 5759 - Toes on the Nose
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  60. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Montego Bay / 159
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  61. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  62. RAL

    1. RAL 210 60 40
      #00a4b1
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. RAL 210 60 30
      #30a0aa
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  63. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  64. Dupont

    1. CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. CAS459
      #2abdc9
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  65. Bristol

    1. Sea Breeze / P128-C5
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Venice / P130-C5
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  66. Focoltone

    1. 3402
      #00adb1
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  67. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  68. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Hyacinth Dream 22-10
      #4ca5a7
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 32.6%

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#3aaebb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3aaebb foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

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

#3aaebb background

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="background-color: #3aaebb">…</p>

#3aaebb shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3aaebb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3845819
Binary
00111010, 10101110, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#3aaebb
LRV
≈ 34.8%
Closest short hex
#3ab ΔE = 2.083
RGB
rgb(58, 174, 187)
RGBA
rgba(58, 174, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.138, g: 0.415, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 22.745%, yellow: 46.697%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12931397 / 0xff3aaebb
HSL
hsl(186, 53%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 53%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.047), saturation: 69% (0.690), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 186.047, saturation: 68.984%, perceived brightness: 59.168%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.334, S: 88.472, L: 65.559
Cubehelix
H: -182.100, S: 0.796, L: 0.551
TSL
T: -1.592, S: 0.284, L: 0.552
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.690), magenta: 7% (0.070), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 25.847, Y: 34.757, Z: 52.351
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.308, Y: 34.757
CIELab
L: 65.559, a: -27.610, b: -16.063
CIELuv
L: 65.559, u: -43.495, v: -20.592
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.559, C: 31.943, H: 210.190
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.559, C: 48.123, H: 205.334
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.955, a: -24.913, b: -11.380
CIECAM02
J: 54.354, C: 43.537, h: 208.246, Q: 145.253, M: 38.072, s: 51.197, H: 264.322
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.102, jaune: -2.595, green: 5.201
LMS
L: 25.370, M: 41.133, S: 52.032
YCbCr
Y: 136.928, Cb: 150.875, Cr: 76.153
YCoCg
Y: 148.250, Cg: 25.750, Co: -17.750
YDbDr
Y: 140.798, Db: 69.529, Dr: 157.449
YPbPr
Y: 150.228, Pb: 19.840, Pr: -58.598
xvYCC
Y: 145.019, Cb: 145.428, Cr: 76.526
YIQ
Y: 140.798, I: -73.279, Q: -20.484
YUV
Y: 140.798, U: 22.737, V: -72.640
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/8 ΔE = 1.625
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.473

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