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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

#3c98b9 to black

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

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      ΔE = 0.981 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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    1. ★ CAS500
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      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
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      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

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      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
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      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
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    1. ★ 39/07
      #3c9cc0
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
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      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
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      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
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      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
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      #5096b7
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
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      #3894b2
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
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      #279dc6
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
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      #509ab7
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
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      #5196b4
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
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    1. ★ Celestial Blue 5
      #4f98b9
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
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      #579ab9
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
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      #5195b2
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
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    1. ★ R6.31.52
      #4d98b2
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
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      #4d92ae
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
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      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
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      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
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      #449dc1
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
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      #4c9bbe
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Janvier
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      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
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      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
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      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
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      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
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      #189cc4
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
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      #289ec4
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
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      #559ab9
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
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      #5495af
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
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      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
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      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
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      #559cba
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
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      #0099bb
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
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      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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      #5294b4
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
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#3c98b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c98b9 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #3c98b9">…</p>

#3c98b9 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #3c98b9">…</p>

#3c98b9 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<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: 0.235%, yellow: 0.443%, blue: 0.725%
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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