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Tufts blue / #3e8ede Hex Color Code

#3e8ede Paint ChipThe color tufts blue with hexadecimal color code #3e8ede is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3e8ede is comprised of 24.31% red, 55.69% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #3e8ede has a hue of 210° (degrees), 71% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.61 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#3e8ede linear gradient to complementary #c8b054

  1. #3e8ede
  2. #6d93c8
  3. #8998b2
  4. #9e9e9c
  5. #aea485
  6. #bcaa6e
  7. #c8b054

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0374c2
  2. #207dcb
  3. #3085d4
  4. #3e8ede
  5. #4a97e8
  6. #56a0f1
  7. #61a9fb

Tones

  1. #3e8ede
  2. #578ed1
  3. #678ec3
  4. #748eb6
  5. #7e8ea8
  6. #878e9b
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#3e8ede to white

  1. #3e8ede
  2. #6ba0e4
  3. #8db2ea
  4. #abc5ef
  5. #c8d8f5
  6. #e4ebfa
  7. #ffffff

#3e8ede to black

  1. #3e8ede
  2. #3875b5
  3. #315d8e
  4. #284569
  5. #1f2f46
  6. #151b25
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.436 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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      #578ad6
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
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      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
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      #2f8ee9
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
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      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
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      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
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      #518fd1
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 23.2%

#3e8ede HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3e8ede foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #3e8ede">…</p>

#3e8ede background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #3e8ede">…</p>

#3e8ede shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3e8ede">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4099806
Binary
00111110, 10001110, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#3e8ede
LRV
≈ 25.6%
Closest short hex
#38d ΔE = 2.451
RGB
rgb(62, 142, 222)
RGBA
rgba(62, 142, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.146, g: 0.333, b: 0.521
RYB
red: 0.243%, yellow: 0.452%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12677410 / 0xff3e8ede
HSL
hsl(210, 71%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 71%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 72% (0.721), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 72.072%, perceived brightness: 53.489%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.556, S: 85.268, L: 57.695
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.911, L: 0.497
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.252, L: 0.499
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.721), magenta: 36% (0.360), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.757), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 24.839, Y: 25.641, Z: 72.733
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.208, Y: 25.641
CIELab
L: 57.695, a: 2.021, b: -47.772
CIELuv
L: 57.695, u: -29.657, v: -75.503
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.695, C: 47.814, H: 272.423
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.695, C: 81.118, H: 248.556
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.637, a: -1.054, b: -49.716
CIECAM02
J: 45.976, C: 58.004, h: 247.083, Q: 133.591, M: 50.724, s: 61.619, H: 304.568
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.344, jaune: -8.337, green: 3.284
LMS
L: 17.406, M: 26.493, S: 71.949
YCbCr
Y: 125.258, Cb: 174.960, Cr: 87.200
YCgCo
Y: 142.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: -24.500
YDbDr
Y: 127.200, Db: 142.640, Dr: 124.000
YPbPr
Y: 130.720, Pb: 49.200, Pr: -43.680
xvYCC
Y: 128.265, Cb: 171.219, Cr: 89.630
YIQ
Y: 127.200, I: -73.358, Q: 7.974
YUV
Y: 127.200, U: 46.652, V: -57.201
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 4.692
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 2.742

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