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RAL RAL 5012 / Light blue / #3b83bd Hex Color Code

#3b83bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b83bd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3b83bd is comprised of 23.14% red, 51.37% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #3b83bd has a hue of 207° (degrees), 52% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.49 nm.

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#3b83bd linear gradient to complementary #b18f47

  1. #3b83bd
  2. #6285aa
  3. #7a8697
  4. #8c8884
  5. #9a8a71
  6. #a68d5d
  7. #b18f47

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #146ca4
  2. #2473ac
  3. #307bb5
  4. #3b83bd
  5. #458bc6
  6. #4f93ce
  7. #589bd7

Tones

  1. #3b83bd
  2. #4e82b2
  3. #5b81a7
  4. #667f9c
  5. #6f7e91
  6. #767d87
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#3b83bd to White

  1. #3b83bd
  2. #6496c8
  3. #86aad3
  4. #a5bfde
  5. #c4d4e9
  6. #e1e9f4
  7. #ffffff

#3b83bd to Black

  1. #3b83bd
  2. #346c9b
  3. #2d567a
  4. #25415a
  5. #1d2c3d
  6. #131a21
  7. #000000

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  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King Triton 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 0.445
    2. Newport Blue 150-6
      #1389ca
      ΔE = 2.911
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 0.445
    2. Newport Blue / 150-6
      #1389ca
      ΔE = 2.911
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Royal Plume A48-5
      #2b83be
      ΔE = 1.276
    2. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 2.584
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Blue Seduction 1
      #4280b6
      ΔE = 1.374
    2. ★ Royal Regatta 4
      #3f87bc
      ΔE = 2.149
  5. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 1.391
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 1.607
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 1.669
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.21.21
      #3a87c5
      ΔE = 1.753
  9. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28129
      #2486c5
      ΔE = 1.776
    2. Model Master 2012
      #0a82c7
      ΔE = 2.729
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #4185c3
      ΔE = 1.779
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 1.851
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/13
      #2c84bc
      ΔE = 1.957
    2. 75 27 230 / Coelin 110
      #0084c4
      ΔE = 2.440
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 570B-6 Handsome Hue
      #497fb5
      ΔE = 2.000
    2. ★ 560B-6 Warm Spring
      #387db6
      ΔE = 2.257
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6501
      #2a86c8
      ΔE = 2.045
    2. 6549
      #277eb7
      ΔE = 2.644
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 2.050
  16. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3390
      #3487c8
      ΔE = 2.155
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-c3
      #4b7fb5
      ΔE = 2.171
    2. 34-b
      #1780c4
      ΔE = 2.759
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 2.190
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 2.234
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Portuguese Blue
      #5081b6
      ΔE = 2.246
    2. Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 2.630
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 2.295
    2. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 2.677
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Brigade Blue
      #5082b3
      ΔE = 2.307
    2. Blue
      #4781b1
      ΔE = 2.427
  23. Resene

    1. Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 2.317
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10428
      #4288c6
      ΔE = 2.413
    2. CF10404
      #0082c4
      ΔE = 2.497
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.488
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.488
  27. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 2.721
  28. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 2.748
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 2.765
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.783
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 2.870
  32. Taubmans

    1. Garter Blue / T10 39C-1
      #5184bf
      ΔE = 2.949
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 2.957

#3b83bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b83bd foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #3b83bd">…</p>

#3b83bd background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #3b83bd">…</p>

#3b83bd shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b83bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3900349
Binary
00111011, 10000011, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#3b83bd
Closest short hex
#28c ΔE = 2.609
RGB
rgb(59, 131, 189)
RGBA
rgba(59, 131, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.156, g: 0.346, b: 0.499
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.413%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12876867 / 0xff3b83bd
HSL
hsl(207, 52%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 52%%, 49%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.769), saturation: 69% (0.688), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 206.769, saturation: 68.783%, perceived brightness: 48.327%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.752, S: 82.689, L: 52.768
Cubehelix
H: -157.770, S: 0.743, L: 0.454
TSL
T: -2.109, S: 0.239, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.688), magenta: 31% (0.307), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 19.102, Y: 20.834, Z: 51.149
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.229, Y: 20.834
CIELab
L: 52.768, a: -3.539, b: -36.908
CIELuv
L: 52.768, u: -27.659, v: -56.093
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.768, C: 37.077, H: 264.523
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.768, C: 62.541, H: 243.752
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.645, a: -5.178, b: -34.488
CIECAM02
J: 41.101, C: 48.941, h: 242.496, Q: 126.310, M: 42.798, s: 58.209, H: 302.349
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.288, jaune: -6.376, green: 3.128
LMS
L: 14.642, M: 22.239, S: 50.641
YCbCr
Y: 115.709, Cb: 164.118, Cr: 92.274
YCgCo
Y: 127.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: -17.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.084, Db: 109.714, Dr: 108.562
YPbPr
Y: 119.840, Pb: 37.280, Pr: -38.668
xvYCC
Y: 118.921, Cb: 160.748, Cr: 94.033
YIQ
Y: 116.084, I: -61.525, Q: 2.821
YUV
Y: 116.084, U: 35.883, V: -50.081
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 2.595
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 1.782

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