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#3bbed6 Hex Color Code

#3bbed6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3bbed6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3bbed6 is comprised of 23.14% red, 74.51% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #3bbed6 has a hue of 189° (degrees), 65% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.56 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#3bbed6 linear gradient to complementary #db5636

  1. #3bbed6
  2. #7cafba
  3. #9da09f
  4. #b39084
  5. #c47f6a
  6. #d16c50
  7. #db5636

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009cb3
  2. #09a7bf
  3. #28b3ca
  4. #3bbed6
  5. #4bcae2
  6. #59d5ee
  7. #67e1fa

Tones

  1. #3bbed6
  2. #55b5c9
  3. #66acbc
  4. #72a3af
  5. #7c9ba2
  6. #839295
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#3bbed6 to white

  1. #3bbed6
  2. #6ac9dd
  3. #8dd4e4
  4. #acdfea
  5. #c9e9f1
  6. #e4f4f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3bbed6 to black

  1. #3bbed6
  2. #369baf
  3. #307a89
  4. #285b65
  5. #1f3d43
  6. #152124
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 311 CP
      #4fbbd1
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ 14-4522 TCX
      #4abbd5
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  2. Jotun

    1. ★ 5206 / Fairouza
      #48bdd0
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  4. Wattyl

    1. ★ Buoyance / E44W
      #52bad0
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1182T Blue Entry
      #57bbd0
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.18.15
      #4bbcce
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-c1
      #56bbd2
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 29-b
      #49bdcd
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Parachute / T12 45.E1
      #53bbcd
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Cybele / T71-6
      #5abad3
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  10. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2965
      #4fc2db
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10385
      #00bedd
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #59bed6
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B10G
      #54bed8
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. S 1040-B20G
      #58c2d3
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  14. Duron

    1. Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  16. Glidden

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. High Dive / 154-5
      #56b8cd
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  18. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  19. Dulux

    1. 50BG 41/312
      #54b7ce
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Summer Medley 2
      #49b6ce
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 42.0%

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#3bbed6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3bbed6 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #3bbed6">…</p>

#3bbed6 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #3bbed6">…</p>

#3bbed6 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3bbed6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3915478
Binary
00111011, 10111110, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#3bbed6
LRV
≈ 42.6%
Closest short hex
#4bc ΔE = 2.602
RGB
rgb(59, 190, 214)
RGBA
rgba(59, 190, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.127, g: 0.410, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 23.137%, yellow: 50.979%, blue: 83.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12861738 / 0xff3bbed6
HSL
hsl(189, 65%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 65%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (189.290), saturation: 72% (0.724), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 189.290, saturation: 72.430%, perceived brightness: 64.975%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.233, S: 90.487, L: 71.288
Cubehelix
H: -178.592, S: 0.965, L: 0.601
TSL
T: -1.655, S: 0.295, L: 0.602
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.724), magenta: 11% (0.112), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 32.350, Y: 42.608, Z: 70.125
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.294, Y: 42.608
CIELab
L: 71.288, a: -27.144, b: -22.220
CIELuv
L: 71.288, u: -47.360, v: -31.031
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.288, C: 35.079, H: 219.303
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.288, C: 56.621, H: 213.233
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.275, a: -25.768, b: -18.003
CIECAM02
J: 60.714, C: 48.485, h: 214.414, Q: 153.517, M: 42.400, s: 52.554, H: 272.254
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -3.648, green: 5.521
LMS
L: 30.622, M: 49.994, S: 69.637
YCbCr
Y: 147.895, Cb: 157.924, Cr: 68.787
YCgCo
Y: 163.250, Cg: 26.750, Co: -24.000
YDbDr
Y: 153.567, Db: 90.942, Dr: 179.831
YPbPr
Y: 163.825, Pb: 27.065, Pr: -66.604
xvYCC
Y: 156.697, Cb: 151.775, Cr: 69.493
YIQ
Y: 153.567, I: -85.749, Q: -20.233
YUV
Y: 153.567, U: 29.740, V: -82.965
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/8 ΔE = 4.258
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.874

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