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#3b8c9e Hex Color Code

#3b8c9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b8c9e is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3b8c9e is comprised of 23.14% red, 54.9% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #3b8c9e has a hue of 191° (degrees), 46% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.24 nm.

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#3b8c9e linear gradient to complementary #8c5c4d

  1. #3b8c9e
  2. #558490
  3. #677d82
  4. #737575
  5. #7d6d67
  6. #85655a
  7. #8c5c4d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a7485
  2. #267c8d
  3. #318496
  4. #3b8c9e
  5. #4494a6
  6. #4e9daf
  7. #57a5b8

Tones

  1. #3b8c9e
  2. #498796
  3. #53828d
  4. #5c7d85
  5. #62777d
  6. #687275
  7. #6d6d6d

Tints and Shades

#3b8c9e to white

  1. #3b8c9e
  2. #619eae
  3. #82b1bd
  4. #a2c4ce
  5. #c1d8de
  6. #e0ebee
  7. #ffffff

#3b8c9e to black

  1. #3b8c9e
  2. #347382
  3. #2c5b67
  4. #24454d
  5. #1c2f34
  6. #121b1d
  7. #000000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-5 Seaside
      #3f8d9f
      ΔE = 0.559 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Scooter B63-071-211
      #308ea0
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Hippie Blue B62-052-217
      #49889a
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2221 C
      #2d8c9e
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. P 120-5 U
      #518a99
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Indian Turquoise
      #468c9b
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Turquoise
      #4b8793
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 530D-6 Teal Bayou
      #458d9c
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Port Cullis / CL 2195D
      #3f90a2
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5818
      #2d899c
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 5770
      #3294a8
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  8. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Aegean Blue / RLIB219
      #468fa2
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mantagu Chs-43
      #3a91a3
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ Safe Harbor / PPG1235-6
      #1e8ea1
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Bistro Blue / 34D-4
      #3c90a5
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 72.12.21
      #418798
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10682
      #4191a3
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Dark Westwind Blue / 30BG 24/224
      #4d8d9e
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Safe Harbor / PPG1235-6
      #1e8ea1
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Firemist Aquamarine
      #498a97
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue
      #3693a5
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Calypso Green
      #32879b
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Medium Light Teal
      #488ba0
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Safe Harbor / 254-6
      #168da2
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  17. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro Cielo / 270
      #2b8f9f
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  18. Diamond Paint

    1. Baltic Blue
      #3d8ba2
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Mariner Blue / T74-7
      #378795
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Azure Pool / T12 45.G1
      #008ea3
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  20. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-B10G
      #2c8ea7
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  21. Sikkens

    1. R0.30.50
      #4093a6
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. Tropic Night / 70BG 23/276
      #428da4
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  23. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 D 43 - Dresden blue
      #4f8a9c
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 2018 Peacock Blue
      #418594
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Stratford Blue - 2864
      #528a9a
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  26. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Ahriman Blue
      #1f8c9c
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 27-c6
      #468595
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 28-b5
      #008da5
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7430 - Puerto Mio
      #058a9f
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-B20G
      #0990a7
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5788 - Aegean Sea
      #508fa2
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Aegean Sea / 185
      #508fa2
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  32. Dulux

    1. 50BG 20/230
      #408494
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  33. Plascon

    1. Granada Bay B1-A1-3
      #008ca0
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

#3b8c9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b8c9e foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #3b8c9e">…</p>

#3b8c9e background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #3b8c9e">…</p>

#3b8c9e shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3902622
Binary
00111011, 10001100, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#3b8c9e
LRV
≈ 22.2%
Closest short hex
#389 ΔE = 1.777
RGB
rgb(59, 140, 158)
RGBA
rgba(59, 140, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.165, g: 0.392, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.406%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12874594 / 0xff3b8c9e
HSL
hsl(191, 46%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 46%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (190.909), saturation: 63% (0.627), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 190.909, saturation: 62.658%, perceived brightness: 48.653%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 214.744, S: 81.615, L: 54.189
Cubehelix
H: -176.784, S: 0.589, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -1.689, S: 0.239, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.627), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 17.351, Y: 22.153, Z: 35.703
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.295, Y: 22.153
CIELab
L: 54.189, a: -18.900, b: -16.899
CIELuv
L: 54.189, u: -32.328, v: -22.422
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.189, C: 25.354, H: 221.801
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.189, C: 39.342, H: 214.744
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.067, a: -16.564, b: -12.028
CIECAM02
J: 42.566, C: 37.303, h: 216.107, Q: 128.541, M: 32.621, s: 50.376, H: 274.390
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.133, jaune: -2.787, green: 3.930
LMS
L: 16.433, M: 25.614, S: 35.463
YCbCr
Y: 117.207, Cb: 147.890, Cr: 91.163
YCgCo
Y: 124.250, Cg: 15.750, Co: -10.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.833, Db: 60.444, Dr: 111.879
YPbPr
Y: 124.043, Pb: 18.315, Pr: -41.328
xvYCC
Y: 122.531, Cb: 144.088, Cr: 91.696
YIQ
Y: 117.833, I: -54.036, Q: -11.528
YUV
Y: 117.833, U: 19.767, V: -51.615
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/6 ΔE = 0.700
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.312

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