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#538aa5 Hex Color Code

#538aa5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #538aa5 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #538aa5 is comprised of 32.55% red, 54.12% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #538aa5 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 33% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.9 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#538aa5 linear gradient to complementary #9b785d

  1. #538aa5
  2. #668799
  3. #75848d
  4. #808181
  5. #8b7e75
  6. #937b69
  7. #9b785d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #39728c
  2. #427a94
  3. #4a829c
  4. #538aa5
  5. #5c92ae
  6. #649bb6
  7. #6da3bf

Tones

  1. #538aa5
  2. #5c889e
  3. #658597
  4. #6b8390
  5. #72818a
  6. #777e83
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#538aa5 to white

  1. #538aa5
  2. #719db4
  3. #8eb0c2
  4. #aac3d1
  5. #c6d7e0
  6. #e3ebf0
  7. #ffffff

#538aa5 to black

  1. #538aa5
  2. #467287
  3. #395a6b
  4. #2d4450
  5. #212e36
  6. #151b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2208 C
      #5489a3
      ΔE = 0.478 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. ★ 7697 C
      #4e87a0
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Manitou Blue
      #5288a4
      ΔE = 0.877 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Secure Blue - 6508
      #5389a1
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 220 / Arctis 70
      #4c8ca8
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Raging Tide / 191
      #5187a0
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5809 - Raging Tide
      #5187a0
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue China
      #4a89a4
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. ★ Roadster Blue
      #5e889e
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS097
      #58889f
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-B
      #58859a
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Daisy / 2062-40
      #558ea8
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.12.21
      #52879f
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 63.12.21
      #6087a2
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  11. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2017-2
      #5a8da5
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Cosmopolitan B53-4
      #508ea9
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Blue Beads C52-4
      #57839c
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  14. Sto

    1. ★ 35310
      #578aa0
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35220
      #5887a6
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lagoon Blue
      #59869f
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7322-53 Guiding Star
      #5a869f
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  19. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Wakeby Beach / 7342
      #4689a9
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  21. Ford

    1. ★ Surf Blue
      #56859e
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Protocol Blue 90BG 27/186
      #5f8ba1
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  23. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25184
      #52869d
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Raft / CL 2255D
      #4e8aab
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Colder / CL 2265D
      #5785a3
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Beads / T10 44H-2
      #59859d
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7367 - Storm Blue Sky
      #5e899e
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Green
      #4885a1
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Oceanic Teal Firemist
      #588fae
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mascarade
      #5f8ba0
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  34. Resene

    1. Boston Blue B63-072-224
      #438eac
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  35. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-5 Gentle Rain
      #4f87a8
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. Step Into Space
      #4f91af
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  37. Plascon

    1. Jessies Blue B2-C2-1
      #4890b0
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  38. Sikkens

    1. R7.33.47
      #3e89a5
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  39. Teknos

    1. GBI109
      #518fa6
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  40. Krylon

    1. Ocean
      #5190a8
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  41. Behr

    1. 550D-6 Blue Chaise
      #4185a5
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10684
      #44869f
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 20.8%

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#538aa5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#538aa5 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #538aa5">…</p>

#538aa5 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #538aa5">…</p>

#538aa5 shadow

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

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #538aa5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5474981
Binary
01010011, 10001010, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#538aa5
LRV
≈ 22.7%
Closest short hex
#48a ΔE = 2.451
RGB
rgb(83, 138, 165)
RGBA
rgba(83, 138, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.358, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.455%, blue: 0.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11302235 / 0xff538aa5
HSL
hsl(200, 33%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 33%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (199.756), saturation: 50% (0.497), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 199.756, saturation: 49.697%, perceived brightness: 50.132%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.697, S: 65.184, L: 54.794
Cubehelix
H: -166.369, S: 0.467, L: 0.488
TSL
T: -1.901, S: 0.162, L: 0.489
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.497), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 19.445, Y: 22.731, Z: 38.953
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.280, Y: 22.731
CIELab
L: 54.794, a: -10.530, b: -19.920
CIELuv
L: 54.794, u: -24.841, v: -28.273
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.794, C: 22.532, H: 242.138
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.794, C: 37.635, H: 228.697
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.677, a: -10.635, b: -15.067
CIECAM02
J: 43.483, C: 34.038, h: 229.458, Q: 129.918, M: 29.766, s: 47.866, H: 290.649
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.170, jaune: -3.364, green: 2.814
LMS
L: 17.688, M: 25.142, S: 38.674
YCbCr
Y: 123.053, Cb: 147.993, Cr: 101.938
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 124.633, Db: 60.741, Dr: 79.174
YPbPr
Y: 128.229, Pb: 19.825, Pr: -28.742
xvYCC
Y: 126.126, Cb: 145.415, Cr: 102.752
YIQ
Y: 124.633, I: -41.438, Q: -3.229
YUV
Y: 124.633, U: 19.866, V: -36.525
Munsell Color System
10B 5/6 ΔE = 2.576
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 6.194

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