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#3c9fa9 Hex Color Code

#3c9fa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c9fa9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #3c9fa9 is comprised of 23.53% red, 62.35% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #3c9fa9 has a hue of 186° (degrees), 48% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.71 nm.

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#3c9fa9 linear gradient to complementary #9d4e48

  1. #3c9fa9
  2. #5f9398
  3. #748687
  4. #837977
  5. #8e6c67
  6. #975d57
  7. #9d4e48

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #10838d
  2. #228c96
  3. #3096a0
  4. #3c9fa9
  5. #47a8b3
  6. #52b2bc
  7. #5dbcc6

Tones

  1. #3c9fa9
  2. #4c98a0
  3. #589096
  4. #61898d
  5. #688184
  6. #6d7a7b
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#3c9fa9 to white

  1. #3c9fa9
  2. #64afb7
  3. #86bfc5
  4. #a5cfd3
  5. #c3dfe2
  6. #e1eff0
  7. #ffffff

#3c9fa9 to black

  1. #3c9fa9
  2. #35838b
  3. #2e676d
  4. #254d51
  5. #1d3437
  6. #131d1f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS452
      #2f9fab
      ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. S 2040-B20G
      #399eaf
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Caribbean Cruise / 111
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ Riviera / 48
      #189fac
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Exposure
      #4a9ca6
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Gone Fishing
      #579fa6
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #1f9fa9
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #339da2
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5736
      #219da7
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 5314
      #3e999e
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5753 - Riviera
      #189fac
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Aqua Green
      #459ba7
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Acapulco Cliffs B57-4
      #4f9ca5
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-B30G
      #4fa0a6
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Cool Blue / 5312 B
      #43a3b2
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ In the Tropics / CSP-640
      #3c99a3
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. Blue Lake / 2053-40
      #579da6
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  13. Sico

    1. 6152-53 Burst of Blue
      #2a9cab
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-b2
      #18a1b0
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 29-b4
      #3a9cab
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  15. CIL

    1. Milano
      #08a1ae
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Peacock Eye / T12 46.F2
      #16a1aa
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Blue Tree / T74-6
      #4e9ca9
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  17. Behr

    1. 510B-6 Blue Jewel
      #009fac
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  18. Dulux

    1. Electric Blue
      #00a1ad
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 16BG 29/350
      #00a2ad
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Brise océane
      #45a5ac
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Evia
      #3da2b2
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Bayview Green
      #559ca4
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Aqua
      #5a9fa7
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4036 Big Sea 30BG 33/269
      #46a0af
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Milano 16BG 29/350
      #009ba8
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Navajo Turquoise / 7438
      #00a0aa
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7340-53 Great!
      #3a9ca0
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7467 C
      #00a3ad
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 320 C
      #009ca6
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  26. General Paint

    1. Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-30-5 Tropical Sea
      #4d999e
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 26.8%

#3c9fa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c9fa9 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #3c9fa9">…</p>

#3c9fa9 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #3c9fa9">…</p>

#3c9fa9 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c9fa9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3973033
Binary
00111100, 10011111, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#3c9fa9
LRV
≈ 28.6%
Closest short hex
#29a ΔE = 3.533
RGB
rgb(60, 159, 169)
RGBA
rgba(60, 159, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.155, g: 0.410, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.439%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12804183 / 0xff3c9fa9
HSL
hsl(186, 48%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 48%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (185.505), saturation: 64% (0.645), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 185.505, saturation: 64.497%, perceived brightness: 54.300%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 203.631, S: 84.954, L: 60.444
Cubehelix
H: -182.671, S: 0.669, L: 0.511
TSL
T: -1.582, S: 0.261, L: 0.512
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.645), magenta: 6% (0.059), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 21.420, Y: 28.619, Z: 41.924
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.311, Y: 28.619
CIELab
L: 60.444, a: -25.227, b: -13.700
CIELuv
L: 60.444, u: -38.671, v: -16.920
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.444, C: 28.707, H: 208.505
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.444, C: 42.210, H: 203.631
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.497, a: -22.149, b: -9.016
CIECAM02
J: 48.930, C: 39.610, h: 207.028, Q: 137.815, M: 34.638, s: 50.133, H: 262.728
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.096, jaune: -2.207, green: 4.700
LMS
L: 21.183, M: 33.766, S: 41.681
YCbCr
Y: 128.118, Cb: 147.042, Cr: 83.829
YCgCo
Y: 136.750, Cg: 22.250, Co: -12.250
YDbDr
Y: 130.539, Db: 57.880, Dr: 134.137
YPbPr
Y: 138.633, Pb: 16.385, Pr: -49.960
xvYCC
Y: 135.061, Cb: 142.393, Cr: 84.114
YIQ
Y: 130.539, I: -62.189, Q: -17.823
YUV
Y: 130.539, U: 18.927, V: -61.885
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/6 ΔE = 4.415
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.510

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