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Valspar Paint Blue Nebula X80R164C / #51a3bc Hex Color Code

#51a3bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #51a3bc is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #51a3bc is comprised of 31.76% red, 63.92% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #51a3bc has a hue of 194° (degrees), 44% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.15 nm.

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  1. Personal communication
  2. Pile of shopping receipts on blue background
  3. Karitane coastline, Otago, South Island, New Zealand

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#51a3bc linear gradient to complementary #b57458

  1. #51a3bc
  2. #709cab
  3. #85949a
  4. #958d89
  5. #a18579
  6. #ac7d68
  7. #b57458

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2e869e
  2. #3b90a8
  3. #4699b2
  4. #51a3bc
  5. #5cadc6
  6. #66b7d0
  7. #71c1db

Tones

  1. #51a3bc
  2. #5f9eb3
  3. #6a9aaa
  4. #7395a1
  5. #7b9098
  6. #818c90
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#51a3bc to white

  1. #51a3bc
  2. #73b2c7
  3. #91c1d2
  4. #add0dd
  5. #c9e0e8
  6. #e4eff4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#51a3bc to black

  1. #51a3bc
  2. #45869a
  3. #396a79
  4. #2d4f5a
  5. #21353c
  6. #151e21
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Ciel Bleu / 4721
      #49a1bc
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Camille Blue / 2896
      #50a5c9
      ΔE = 4.258 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  2. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 14 220 / Arctis 75
      #48a0b8
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 39/07
      #3c9cc0
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  4. KILZ

    1. ★ Vintage Sapphire / C872
      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 32/238
      #599fb7
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Azure Fusion 5 / 70BG 31/332
      #20a1c3
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ R2.33.55
      #40a1bc
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. R5.37.56
      #38a2c2
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Eau profonde
      #40a5c2
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Riviera Maya
      #469db4
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  8. Nerolac

    1. ★ French Drapes - 4296
      #52a8c2
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Current - 2439
      #2ba1c6
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Prince Charming / T12 44.F2
      #3ea3bd
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Riverside Blue / T12 44.F4
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tropical Tide X79R149C
      #3da5c1
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Blue Chiffon R176C
      #6ba0b4
      ΔE = 3.285 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  11. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Indian Bead / 70BG 31/332
      #3ea1be
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 6812 Ocean Dip
      #3aa4c1
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2055 Ocean Dip
      #4ca9c7
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-c4
      #49a0b6
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 29-c4
      #5fa5b1
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.15.18
      #4ea8c5
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 69.12.18
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  17. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Blue Grotto / F46
      #549eb9
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. The Blue / SF01
      #78a0b1
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  18. Homebase

    1. ★ Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #53aac3
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Reviving Sea / 9239
      #6a9ca8
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Wonderful World / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  21. Bentley

    1. Glacier Blue / LO5P
      #619fb2
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aquarium 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Marine Magic 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  24. RAL

    1. RAL 660-3
      #51a5b8
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. RAL 680-1
      #72aaba
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. DE 5829 - Frozen Wave
      #56acca
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  28. CIL

    1. Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. The Blues
      #5b9caf
      ΔE = 3.051 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  29. General Paint

    1. Millhouse / CL 2215D
      #2ea4c4
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Ingulf / CL 2224D
      #57a9ca
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  31. Plascon

    1. Comfort Blue B1-D2-2
      #68a0b4
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Baby Bird Blue B2-B2-1
      #54accc
      ΔE = 4.071 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5259
      #4fabc7
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  33. Freightliner

    1. Baffin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  34. Kenworth USA

    1. Bafin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3204T Hampton inn
      #6aa5b8
      ΔE = 3.057 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  36. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B10G
      #40aac3
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 3.128 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. Windjammer 50BG 37/336
      #35a9c4
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Chelsea Blue 52BG 38/320
      #41acc6
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 7431 - Patch Of Blue
      #4baabe
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  40. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. S 2040-B10G
      #4096b3
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  41. Dupont

    1. CAS484
      #3a9cb8
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. CAS516
      #429bbf
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  42. Volkswagen

    1. Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 3.458 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  43. Bristol

    1. Distant Blu / P122-C5
      #5d9cad
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Academy Blue / P117-C4
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  44. Sto

    1. 35302
      #559cba
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 35311
      #6999af
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  45. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. Out At Sea / NP BGG 1569 D
      #36a2c6
      ΔE = 3.701 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  47. Chrysler

    1. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 3.715 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  48. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Neptune Turquoise
      #5596ac
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  49. Sico

    1. 6153-52 Miramichi River
      #5ca0ae
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  50. Duron

    1. Capri
      #0aa7c8
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Jamaica Bay
      #1a9db9
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  51. Disney

    1. 3C-60-3 Buzz Blaster Blue
      #39abce
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  52. Levis

    1. Real Aqua
      #639dab
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  53. Albany Paint

    1. Morning Room
      #549bab
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  54. Pantone / PMS

    1. 549
      #6399ab
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 632
      #009eba
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. Charybdis / 0661
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Blessed Blue / 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  56. Colortrend

    1. 0661
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  57. ECOS Paints

    1. Charybdis (0661)
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Blessed Blue (0667)
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  58. Berger

    1. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Wonderful World / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  59. Vista Paint

    1. True Sky Blue
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Wonderful World
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  60. Dutch Boy

    1. Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  61. Little Greene

    1. Blue Verditer
      #659ab2
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  62. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Thunderhawk Blue
      #509ba9
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  63. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Resonant Blue - 6954
      #01a2c6
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Bluebird Feather - 9062
      #6f9db3
      ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  64. Earthpaint

    1. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  65. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10367
      #00a3c8
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. CF10683
      #4996aa
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  66. Tollens

    1. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  67. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Vanity B54-4
      #5495af
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  68. Crown Paint

    1. Aqua Dark
      #6b9eab
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  69. Crown Diamond

    1. 7318-42 Cepheus
      #6c9caa
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 7322-42 Canopy of Heaven
      #77a2b8
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  70. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  71. ProMarker

    1. Verdigris
      #71abbf
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  72. Glidden

    1. Aqua Blue / PPG1151-5
      #5e97a9
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Blueberry Sorbet
      #579bbb
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  73. Graham & Brown

    1. Hoorn Blue
      #699fab
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  74. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  75. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B25 Aqua
      #5096ab
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  76. Earthborn

    1. Polka Dot
      #739dad
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  77. Focoltone

    1. 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 1100
      #00a3ca
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  78. Designers Guild

    1. Kingfisher
      #5396a9
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  79. Beckers

    1. Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  80. FolkArt

    1. Skyline / 2499
      #559cbe
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  81. Kelly-Moore

    1. True Sky Blue / KM3174-2
      #4dadd1
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  82. Behr

    1. Brilliant Sea 520B-6
      #009cb9
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Delightfully Blue EBC-42
      #779eae
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  83. Man

    1. Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  84. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lagoon / 2054-40
      #419dad
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Niagara Falls / 1657 / Whipple Blue / HC-152
      #779fb1
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  85. Clark+Kensington

    1. Low Tide / 1026
      #78a0b1
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  86. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  87. Alcro

    1. Lovart
      #70a1ac
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  88. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  89. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 35.0%

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#51a3bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#51a3bc foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #51a3bc">…</p>

#51a3bc background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #51a3bc">…</p>

#51a3bc shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #51a3bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5350332
Binary
01010001, 10100011, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#51a3bc
LRV
≈ 31.6%
Closest short hex
#3ac ΔE = 3.409
RGB
rgb(81, 163, 188)
RGBA
rgba(81, 163, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.377, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 31.765%, yellow: 49.970%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11426884 / 0xff51a3bc
HSL
hsl(194, 44%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 44%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.019), saturation: 57% (0.569), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 194.019, saturation: 56.915%, perceived brightness: 57.618%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 220.010, S: 75.914, L: 62.988
Cubehelix
H: -173.215, S: 0.629, L: 0.554
TSL
T: -1.757, S: 0.204, L: 0.554
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 13% (0.133), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 25.564, Y: 31.572, Z: 52.314
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.288, Y: 31.572
CIELab
L: 62.988, a: -17.713, b: -20.459
CIELuv
L: 62.988, u: -34.377, v: -28.856
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.988, C: 27.062, H: 229.114
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.988, C: 44.882, H: 220.010
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.189, a: -17.120, b: -15.869
CIECAM02
J: 51.842, C: 39.761, h: 220.852, Q: 141.857, M: 34.771, s: 49.509, H: 280.286
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.148, jaune: -3.406, green: 3.966
LMS
L: 23.801, M: 35.926, S: 51.952
YCbCr
Y: 137.393, Cb: 151.111, Cr: 90.227
YCoCg
Y: 148.750, Cg: 14.250, Co: -6.500
YDbDr
Y: 141.332, Db: 70.225, Dr: 114.731
YPbPr
Y: 147.334, Pb: 21.930, Pr: -42.150
xvYCC
Y: 142.534, Cb: 147.264, Cr: 90.974
YIQ
Y: 141.332, I: -56.880, Q: -9.561
YUV
Y: 141.332, U: 22.966, V: -52.930
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/8 ΔE = 2.234
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 5.180

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