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#3bb5b9 Hex Color Code

#3bb5b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3bb5b9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3bb5b9 is comprised of 23.14% red, 70.98% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #3bb5b9 has a hue of 182° (degrees), 52% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.49 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#3bb5b9 linear gradient to complementary #c13338

  1. #3bb5b9
  2. #71a3a2
  3. #8e918c
  4. #a17e76
  5. #af6960
  6. #b9524c
  7. #c13338

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009599
  2. #17a0a4
  3. #2baaae
  4. #3bb5b9
  5. #49c0c4
  6. #56cbcf
  7. #62d6da

Tones

  1. #3bb5b9
  2. #4fabae
  3. #5da1a3
  4. #679899
  5. #6f8e8e
  6. #758484
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#3bb5b9 to white

  1. #3bb5b9
  2. #67c1c4
  3. #89ced0
  4. #a8dadb
  5. #c6e6e7
  6. #e3f3f3
  7. #ffffff

#3bb5b9 to black

  1. #3bb5b9
  2. #359497
  3. #2e7577
  4. #275758
  5. #1e3a3b
  6. #142021
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-29-5 Magnetic Island
      #32b4b8
      ΔE = 0.668 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Montego Bay / 156-6
      #38b8be
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ Biscay Bay / 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cyan Sky / 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. Sico

    1. ★ 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 9502 Peacock Plum
      #3bb8b6
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7466 UP
      #51b2b5
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ 2397 XGC
      #00b8bd
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-B30G
      #44b1b8
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-b
      #53b4b8
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 25-b1
      #4fadb1
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10345
      #40b0b2
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ CF10347
      #00b3ba
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7339-52 Hawaii
      #42babc
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Feuille de laurier
      #2bb2b3
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Paradis
      #22afb2
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rushing Stream
      #35b0b2
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Sail the Seas R156C
      #30b7b5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. Java Sea 18BG 41/313
      #3fb4be
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Cool Turquoise
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  21. Berger

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. Taking the Plunge / 17BG 36/333
      #3baeb5
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Harbor Side Blue / 740
      #5db6ba
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  25. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  26. Dupont

    1. CAS443
      #26bdbf
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 40.6%

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#3bb5b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3bb5b9 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #3bb5b9">…</p>

#3bb5b9 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #3bb5b9">…</p>

#3bb5b9 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3bb5b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3913145
Binary
00111011, 10110101, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#3bb5b9
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#3bb ΔE = 2.536
RGB
rgb(59, 181, 185)
RGBA
rgba(59, 181, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.139, g: 0.426, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.474%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12864071 / 0xff3bb5b9
HSL
hsl(182, 52%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(182, 52%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 182° (181.905), saturation: 68% (0.681), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 181.905, saturation: 68.108%, perceived brightness: 60.971%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 196.185, S: 88.726, L: 67.634
Cubehelix
H: -186.337, S: 0.811, L: 0.568
TSL
T: -1.520, S: 0.289, L: 0.569
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.681), magenta: 2% (0.022), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 27.081, Y: 37.477, Z: 51.696
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.322, Y: 37.477
CIELab
L: 67.634, a: -31.479, b: -11.830
CIELuv
L: 67.634, u: -45.992, v: -13.349
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.634, C: 33.628, H: 200.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.634, C: 47.890, H: 196.185
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.219, a: -28.172, b: -7.214
CIECAM02
J: 56.641, C: 43.455, h: 201.139, Q: 148.277, M: 38.000, s: 50.624, H: 254.882
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.071, jaune: -1.862, green: 5.542
LMS
L: 27.549, M: 44.879, S: 51.429
YCbCr
Y: 140.517, Cb: 147.812, Cr: 74.158
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: 29.500, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 144.978, Db: 60.232, Dr: 163.494
YPbPr
Y: 155.302, Pb: 16.030, Pr: -61.184
xvYCC
Y: 149.377, Cb: 142.081, Cr: 74.254
YIQ
Y: 144.978, I: -73.962, Q: -24.553
YUV
Y: 144.978, U: 19.696, V: -75.430
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/8 ΔE = 3.455
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 13.270

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