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#3c98b9 Hex Color Code

#3c98b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c98b9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3c98b9 is comprised of 23.53% red, 59.61% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #3c98b9 has a hue of 196° (degrees), 51% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.66 nm.

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#3c98b9 linear gradient to complementary #a86f4d

  1. #3c98b9
  2. #6191a7
  3. #788b94
  4. #888482
  5. #957d71
  6. #9f765f
  7. #a86f4d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e7d9d
  2. #2286a6
  3. #308fb0
  4. #3c98b9
  5. #47a1c2
  6. #52aacc
  7. #5db4d6

Tones

  1. #3c98b9
  2. #4e93ae
  3. #5b8ea4
  4. #668999
  5. #6e848f
  6. #747f84
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#3c98b9 to white

  1. #3c98b9
  2. #65a9c4
  3. #87b9d0
  4. #a6cadc
  5. #c4dce7
  6. #e2edf3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3c98b9 to black

  1. #3c98b9
  2. #357d97
  3. #2e6377
  4. #264a58
  5. #1d323b
  6. #131c21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B34 Paradise Blue
      #3498ba
      ΔE = 0.555 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Bird Song Blue
      #3796b7
      ΔE = 0.843 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5769
      #3396b8
      ΔE = 0.981 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ 5348
      #4a93b1
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS500
      #389bbb
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. CAS484
      #3a9cb8
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  5. Humbrol

    1. ★ 89 Mid Blue
      #3195b7
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B10G
      #4096b3
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. S 1555-B10G
      #0097c0
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Michelangelo / CL 2225D
      #3696bb
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Hello Sailor / T12 42.F1
      #2b9ac0
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Quiet Night / T12 42.F3
      #2194b6
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4077 Indian Bead 70BG 31/332
      #279bbe
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Hidden Harbor 70BG 32/238
      #5699b2
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7459
      #4799b5
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. 313
      #0099ba
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/07
      #3c9cc0
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ 2462
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 2058-40
      #429bb8
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Poolside / 775
      #5495b5
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Marine Magic / 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Marine Magic 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Hush A Bye 252-5
      #5096b7
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ Bleu céruléen | EE114
      #3894b2
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. T2003-1
      #279dc6
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Stratford Blue
      #509ab7
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Quasar Blue
      #5196b4
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Mosaic Blue / 54BG 28/351
      #1a97be
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Hush-A-Bye / PPG1238-5
      #5397b7
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  19. Dulux

    1. ★ Celestial Blue 5
      #4f98b9
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. 90BG 29/267
      #579ab9
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-B
      #5195b2
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Riverside Blue / P123-C5
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Lake Crest / P126-C6
      #0099c0
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7359 - Bonaventure
      #449dc1
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. Paon
      #4c9bbe
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Janvier
      #4b96ba
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  24. Disney

    1. TS1-2 Infinity and Beyond
      #239ac3
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  25. Behr

    1. 530B-6 Tropical Holiday
      #009abe
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. 540D-5 Tropical Splash
      #539ab4
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  26. Plascon

    1. Blue Bottle Blue B2-A1-4
      #189cc4
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Major Blue - 6795
      #289ec4
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  28. Sikkens

    1. R6.31.52
      #4e96af
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  29. Ford

    1. Aqua
      #559ab9
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  30. Olympic

    1. Vanity B54-4
      #5495af
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Fantasy A55-5
      #3f95af
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 2-32-5 Crispy Blue
      #3996b1
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 1-32-6 Airway
      #0098ba
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  32. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80014,X14
      #1e99c3
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  33. Alcro

    1. Grekland
      #0097c0
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Cornflower 24-11
      #589ab6
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Vivid Blue 23-9
      #1c92b5
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  35. Sto

    1. 35302
      #559cba
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10363
      #0099bb / #09b
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  37. Crayola

    1. Pacific Blue
      #009dc4
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  38. Focoltone

    1. 2212
      #5294b4
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  39. Volvo

    1. Azure Blue / DMC-25M
      #5794ae
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 26.3%

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#3c98b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c98b9 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #3c98b9">…</p>

#3c98b9 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: #3c98b9">…</p>

#3c98b9 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c98b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3971257
Binary
00111100, 10011000, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#3c98b9
LRV
≈ 26.9%
Closest short hex
#39b ΔE = 0.689
RGB
rgb(60, 152, 185)
RGBA
rgba(60, 152, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.151, g: 0.383, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 23.529%, yellow: 44.312%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12805959 / 0xff3c98b9
HSL
hsl(196, 51%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 51%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.840), saturation: 68% (0.676), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 195.840, saturation: 67.568%, perceived brightness: 53.397%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 225.821, S: 84.926, L: 58.898
Cubehelix
H: -171.074, S: 0.721, L: 0.502
TSL
T: -1.800, S: 0.253, L: 0.503
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.676), magenta: 18% (0.178), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 21.845, Y: 26.918, Z: 49.934
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.273, Y: 26.918
CIELab
L: 58.898, a: -16.563, b: -25.098
CIELuv
L: 58.898, u: -35.207, v: -36.230
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.898, C: 30.070, H: 236.578
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.898, C: 50.519, H: 225.821
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.882, a: -15.636, b: -20.746
CIECAM02
J: 47.304, C: 43.752, h: 225.318, Q: 135.506, M: 38.260, s: 53.137, H: 285.716
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.180, jaune: -4.211, green: 4.127
LMS
L: 19.463, M: 30.627, S: 49.537
YCbCr
Y: 126.158, Cb: 156.103, Cr: 85.269
YCgCo
Y: 137.250, Cg: 14.750, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 128.254, Db: 85.389, Dr: 129.797
YPbPr
Y: 134.780, Pb: 27.080, Pr: -47.518
xvYCC
Y: 131.752, Cb: 151.788, Cr: 86.259
YIQ
Y: 128.254, I: -65.408, Q: -9.186
YUV
Y: 128.254, U: 27.925, V: -59.880
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/10 ΔE = 3.262
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 2.284

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