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#3b8dd2 Hex Color Code

#3b8dd2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b8dd2 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3b8dd2 is comprised of 23.14% red, 55.29% green and 82.35% blue. In the HSL color space #3b8dd2 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 63% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.83 nm.

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#3b8dd2 linear gradient to complementary #be9f4f

  1. #3b8dd2
  2. #688fbd
  3. #8292a8
  4. #969593
  5. #a6987d
  6. #b39c67
  7. #be9f4f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0274b6
  2. #1e7cbf
  3. #2e85c9
  4. #3b8dd2
  5. #4796db
  6. #529ee5
  7. #5da7ee

Tones

  1. #3b8dd2
  2. #528cc5
  3. #628bb9
  4. #6e8aac
  5. #7889a0
  6. #808893
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#3b8dd2 to white

  1. #3b8dd2
  2. #679fda
  3. #8ab1e1
  4. #a9c4e9
  5. #c6d7f0
  6. #e3ebf8
  7. #ffffff

#3b8dd2 to black

  1. #3b8dd2
  2. #3574ac
  3. #2f5c87
  4. #274563
  5. #1e2f42
  6. #141b24
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Magical Merlin / 149-5
      #388dd1
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. ★ Blue Dart / 148-5
      #4e8ed2
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Magical Merlin / PPG1241-5
      #3d8ed0
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. ★ Blue Dart / PPG1243-5
      #518fd1
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Magical Merlin / PPG1241-5
      #3d8ed0
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. ★ Blue Dart / PPG1243-5
      #518fd1
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6026
      #448cca
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. 6482
      #398eca
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  5. Sto

    1. ★ 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ Atlantic 5
      #348ccc
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 42/07
      #4c90d8
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pool Party
      #0090dc
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ T6.39.52
      #4591cf
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Renegade Blue
      #3b93d7
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10428
      #4288c6
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. CF10427
      #5390cb
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 1113
      #008fd7
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 2280
      #0089d1
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-c1
      #538cc6
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 34-c
      #5791cd
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2382 C
      #008ad8
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 2194 XGC
      #0089d2
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  14. Chrysler

    1. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  15. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  18. Brillux

    1. 60.21.21
      #3a87c5
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  19. Plascon

    1. New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 22.3%

#3b8dd2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b8dd2 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #3b8dd2">…</p>

#3b8dd2 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #3b8dd2">…</p>

#3b8dd2 shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b8dd2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3902930
Binary
00111011, 10001101, 11010010
Hexadecimal
#3b8dd2
LRV
≈ 24.6%
Closest short hex
#38c ΔE = 1.991
RGB
rgb(59, 141, 210)
RGBA
rgba(59, 141, 210, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.144, g: 0.344, b: 0.512
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.440%, blue: 0.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12874286 / 0xff3b8dd2
HSL
hsl(207, 63%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 63%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.417), saturation: 72% (0.719), value: 82% (0.824)
HSP
hue: 207.417, saturation: 71.905%, perceived brightness: 52.230%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.449, S: 85.672, L: 56.713
Cubehelix
H: -156.974, S: 0.857, L: 0.486
TSL
T: -2.130, S: 0.255, L: 0.488
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.719), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.176)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 18% (0.176)
XYZ
X: 22.957, Y: 24.630, Z: 64.504
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.220, Y: 24.630
CIELab
L: 56.713, a: -2.036, b: -42.605
CIELuv
L: 56.713, u: -30.314, v: -66.360
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.713, C: 42.654, H: 267.264
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.713, C: 72.956, H: 245.449
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.629, a: -4.281, b: -42.321
CIECAM02
J: 44.983, C: 54.323, h: 243.834, Q: 132.140, M: 47.505, s: 59.958, H: 302.991
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.311, jaune: -7.388, green: 3.410
LMS
L: 16.928, M: 26.051, S: 63.838
YCbCr
Y: 122.807, Cb: 170.427, Cr: 87.103
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: -23.000
YDbDr
Y: 124.348, Db: 128.877, Dr: 124.279
YPbPr
Y: 128.502, Pb: 43.930, Pr: -44.174
xvYCC
Y: 126.361, Cb: 166.589, Cr: 89.196
YIQ
Y: 124.348, I: -71.016, Q: 4.129
YUV
Y: 124.348, U: 42.150, V: -57.331
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 2.352
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 2.356

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