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#3c85be Hex Color Code

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#3c85be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c85be is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3c85be is comprised of 23.53% red, 52.16% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #3c85be has a hue of 206° (degrees), 52% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.75 nm.

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  3. Closeup of crematoriums in a Thai rural temple.

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#3c85be linear gradient to complementary #b08e4a

  1. #3c85be
  2. #6286ab
  3. #798798
  4. #8b8986
  5. #9a8a72
  6. #a68c5f
  7. #b08e4a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #156da4
  2. #2575ad
  3. #317db5
  4. #3c85be
  5. #468dc7
  6. #5095cf
  7. #5a9dd8

Tones

  1. #3c85be
  2. #4f84b3
  3. #5c82a8
  4. #67819d
  5. #708092
  6. #777e88
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#3c85be to white

  1. #3c85be
  2. #6598c9
  3. #87acd4
  4. #a6c0df
  5. #c4d5e9
  6. #e1eaf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3c85be to black

  1. #3c85be
  2. #356e9b
  3. #2e577a
  4. #26415b
  5. #1d2d3d
  6. #131a21
  7. #000000 / #000

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Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ Warm Spring 560B-6
      #3c85bd
      ΔE = 0.315 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ Handsome Hue 570B-6
      #5086bc
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Ship's Harbor / 349-5
      #4d83af
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6074
      #4084bb
      ΔE = 0.567 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 6026
      #448cca
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 109-7 U
      #4285bb
      ΔE = 0.711 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 3538 U
      #008cca
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  5. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Electrical Blue / 24100
      #4183ba
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Soda Can Blue / 13912
      #007cb3
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Royal Plume A48-5
      #2b83be
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.21.21
      #3a87c5
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ T2.43.44
      #3486bc
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. U0.30.50
      #5f8abf
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/13
      #2c84bc
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 75 27 230 / Coelin 110
      #0084c4
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10419
      #4489c3
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 39藍
      #008dcf
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Westerly B3-C2-1
      #5088b4
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 4128 Electricity 10BB 22/318
      #3380ad
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  17. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #4185c3
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  18. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  20. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3390
      #3487c8
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 2280
      #0089d1
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Brigade Blue
      #5082b3
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #5483b1
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  26. Para

    1. Cobalt Ice / PF67
      #4681b1
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  27. Glidden

    1. Newport Blue / PPG1240-6
      #1c8ac9
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Bright Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5184bf
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Newport Blue / PPG1240-6
      #1c8ac9
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Blueberry Popover / PPG1244-5
      #5488c0
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 7270 - Harbor Blue
      #547ba4
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  30. New Look

    1. Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Party Hat / D20-03
      #0087c2
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  31. Wattyl

    1. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  33. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Deep Pool / 9206
      #0088cb
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 3.254 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  35. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 3.905 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  36. General Paint

    1. Constellation / CL 2246A
      #2d85b9
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  37. ProMarker

    1. Azure
      #218ac4
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Nerolac

    1. Danish Blue - 2412
      #0089cb
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Blue Thunder - 2405
      #3f7db2
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #148abe
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  40. Clark+Kensington

    1. Malibu Coast / 36D-4
      #3784c7
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Piano Blues / 35C-5
      #3885b2
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  43. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  44. Sto

    1. 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 3.570 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  45. Tollens

    1. T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 3.066 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Picasso Blue R146B
      #3b91cd
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  47. Taubmans

    1. Garter Blue / T10 39C-1
      #5184bf
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  48. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 3.286 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  49. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  50. Humbrol

    1. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 3.382 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  51. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2940
      #2784b7
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 3.720 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  52. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 3.521 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  53. Dutch Boy

    1. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Sport
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  54. Bristol

    1. Blue Ribbon / P124-C6
      #0181ba
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  55. Brighto Paints

    1. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 3.672 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0a7eb4
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  56. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  57. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-B
      #2484b7
      ΔE = 3.687 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  58. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  59. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  60. Kelly-Moore

    1. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 3.956 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Wakeby Beach / KM3143-3
      #4a80a7
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  61. Delta

    1. Fountain Blue / 04083
      #4586b1
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Mediterranean / 025890202W
      #1191d0
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  62. Alcro

    1. Hogtryck
      #0087be
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  63. TRUMATCH

    1. 33-b5
      #3e7eab
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 31-a4
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  64. RAL

    1. RAL 260 50 30
      #3e7daa
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. RAL 250 50 40
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  65. Auro

    1. Forget-me-not
      #4b89cc
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  66. Otokar

    1. Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  67. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Cobalt blue cerulean / 144
      #0090d4
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  68. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  69. Colortrend

    1. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. 0647
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  70. ECOS Paints

    1. Skylla (0640)
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Zenith (0647)
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  71. Diamond Vogel

    1. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Zenith / 0647
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  72. Duron

    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Secure Blue
      #5680a6
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  73. Disney

    1. 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 3C-50-4 Home Town Hero
      #0088bc
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  74. Benjamin Moore

    1. Finley Blue / CW-620
      #4681a9
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  75. Dupont

    1. CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  76. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Pyrenees Morn 26-13
      #2c81af
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  77. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  78. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  79. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  80. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  81. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu 1407 / IT08
      #5d8dc7
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  82. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  83. Volkswagen

    1. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  84. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

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#3c85be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c85be foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #3c85be">…</p>

#3c85be background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3c85be">…</p>

#3c85be shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c85be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3966398
Binary
00111100, 10000101, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#3c85be
LRV
≈ 21.5%
Closest short hex
#48b ΔE = 2.035
RGB
rgb(60, 133, 190)
RGBA
rgba(60, 133, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.157, g: 0.347, b: 0.496
RYB
red: 23.529%, yellow: 41.862%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12810818 / 0xff3c85be
HSL
hsl(206, 52%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 52%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.308), saturation: 68% (0.684), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 206.308, saturation: 68.421%, perceived brightness: 48.941%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.068, S: 82.536, L: 53.440
Cubehelix
H: -158.337, S: 0.741, L: 0.460
TSL
T: -2.094, S: 0.238, L: 0.461
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.684), magenta: 30% (0.300), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 19.542, Y: 21.451, Z: 51.816
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.231, Y: 21.451
CIELab
L: 53.440, a: -4.204, b: -36.422
CIELuv
L: 53.440, u: -28.126, v: -55.364
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.440, C: 36.664, H: 263.416
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.440, C: 62.099, H: 243.068
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.316, a: -5.739, b: -33.910
CIECAM02
J: 41.773, C: 48.720, h: 241.818, Q: 127.337, M: 42.605, s: 57.843, H: 302.025
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.281, jaune: -6.284, green: 3.177
LMS
L: 15.121, M: 22.980, S: 51.306
YCbCr
Y: 117.072, Cb: 163.827, Cr: 91.906
YCoCg
Y: 129.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.671, Db: 108.831, Dr: 109.678
YPbPr
Y: 121.555, Pb: 36.895, Pr: -39.122
xvYCC
Y: 120.394, Cb: 160.410, Cr: 93.634
YIQ
Y: 117.671, I: -61.799, Q: 2.298
YUV
Y: 117.671, U: 35.594, V: -50.596
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 2.551
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 1.098

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