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#3c9ab9 Hex Color Code

#3c9ab9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c9ab9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3c9ab9 is comprised of 23.53% red, 60.39% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #3c9ab9 has a hue of 195° (degrees), 51% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.15 nm.

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#3c9ab9 linear gradient to complementary #a96c4c

  1. #3c9ab9
  2. #6293a6
  3. #798b94
  4. #898482
  5. #967c70
  6. #a1745e
  7. #a96c4c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0d7f9d
  2. #2188a6
  3. #3091b0
  4. #3c9ab9
  5. #47a3c3
  6. #52adcc
  7. #5db6d6

Tones

  1. #3c9ab9
  2. #4e95ae
  3. #5b8fa4
  4. #668a99
  5. #6e858f
  6. #747f84
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#3c9ab9 to white

  1. #3c9ab9
  2. #65aac4
  3. #87bbd0
  4. #a6ccdc
  5. #c4dde7
  6. #e2eef3
  7. #ffffff

#3c9ab9 to black

  1. #3c9ab9
  2. #357f97
  3. #2e6477
  4. #264b58
  5. #1d333b
  6. #131d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 2058-40
      #429bb8
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Dream I Can Fly / 769
      #20a1c2
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Auberge Hampton
      #4899b6
      ΔE = 1.030 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Paon
      #4c9bbe
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7459
      #4799b5
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. 313
      #0099ba
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  4. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B34 Paradise Blue
      #3498ba
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4077 Indian Bead 70BG 31/332
      #279bbe
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Hidden Harbor 70BG 32/238
      #5699b2
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B10G
      #4096b3
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  7. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS484
      #3a9cb8
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. CAS516
      #429bbf
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Bird Song Blue
      #3796b7
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Marine Magic 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ Aquarium 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Marine Magic / 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 2462
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Polar 4
      #589cb4
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ R6.31.52
      #4d98b2
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Stratford Blue
      #509ab7
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5769
      #3396b8
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 5734
      #1fa1c5
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Riverside Blue / T12 44.F4
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. ★ Hello Sailor / T12 42.F1
      #2b9ac0
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Riverside Blue / P123-C5
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Lake Crest / P126-C6
      #0099c0
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 540D-5 Tropical Splash
      #539ab4
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 530B-6 Tropical Holiday
      #009abe
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-32-5 Crispy Blue
      #3996b1
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 1-32-6 Airway
      #0098ba
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  19. Humbrol

    1. ★ 89 Mid Blue
      #3195b7
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  20. Tollens

    1. ★ Bleu céruléen | EE114
      #3894b2
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  21. Olympic

    1. Fantasy A55-5
      #3f95af
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Vanity B54-4
      #5495af
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7333-52 Satin Blue
      #3c9db7
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Major Blue - 6795
      #289ec4
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10363
      #0099bb
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7359 - Bonaventure
      #449dc1
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Quasar Blue
      #5196b4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  27. Sto

    1. 35302
      #559cba
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Indian Bead / 70BG 31/332
      #3ea1be
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Cornflower 24-11
      #589ab6
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  30. General Paint

    1. Michelangelo / CL 2225D
      #3696bb
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  31. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-B
      #5195b2
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  32. Crayola

    1. Pacific Blue
      #009dc4
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  33. Plascon

    1. Blue Bottle Blue B2-A1-4
      #189cc4
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  34. Dulux

    1. Celestial Blue 5
      #4f98b9
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Azure Fusion 5
      #20a1c3
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  35. Ford

    1. Aqua
      #559ab9
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  36. Glidden

    1. Sticky Note Blue / 50BG 33/360
      #38a1c5
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Mosaic Blue / 54BG 28/351
      #1a97be
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  37. CIL

    1. Indian Bead
      #3da2c4
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 30.8%

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#3c9ab9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c9ab9 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #3c9ab9">…</p>

#3c9ab9 background

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3c9ab9">…</p>

#3c9ab9 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c9ab9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3971769
Binary
00111100, 10011010, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#3c9ab9
LRV
≈ 27.6%
Closest short hex
#39b ΔE = 1.039
RGB
rgb(60, 154, 185)
RGBA
rgba(60, 154, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.150, g: 0.386, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.446%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12805447 / 0xff3c9ab9
HSL
hsl(195, 51%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 51%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.880), saturation: 68% (0.676), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 194.880, saturation: 67.568%, perceived brightness: 53.912%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 223.950, S: 85.195, L: 59.500
Cubehelix
H: -172.207, S: 0.724, L: 0.507
TSL
T: -1.777, S: 0.255, L: 0.508
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.676), magenta: 17% (0.168), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 22.172, Y: 27.572, Z: 50.043
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.276, Y: 27.572
CIELab
L: 59.500, a: -17.637, b: -24.172
CIELuv
L: 59.500, u: -35.939, v: -34.644
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.500, C: 29.922, H: 233.883
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.500, C: 49.918, H: 223.950
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.509, a: -16.518, b: -19.749
CIECAM02
J: 47.928, C: 43.541, h: 223.666, Q: 136.397, M: 38.076, s: 52.835, H: 283.720
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -4.043, green: 4.223
LMS
L: 19.966, M: 31.509, S: 49.654
YCbCr
Y: 127.166, Cb: 155.521, Cr: 84.533
YCgCo
Y: 138.250, Cg: 15.750, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.428, Db: 83.623, Dr: 132.029
YPbPr
Y: 136.210, Pb: 26.310, Pr: -48.426
xvYCC
Y: 132.980, Cb: 151.112, Cr: 85.461
YIQ
Y: 129.428, I: -65.956, Q: -10.232
YUV
Y: 129.428, U: 27.348, V: -60.910
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/10 ΔE = 3.989
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 3.071

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