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British Standard BS 2660 BS 7-080 - Turquoise blue / #538b8c Hex Color Code

#538b8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #538b8c is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #538b8c is comprised of 32.55% red, 54.51% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #538b8c has a hue of 181° (degrees), 26% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#538b8c linear gradient to complementary #86595a

  1. #538b8c
  2. #618383
  3. #6b7b7b
  4. #747372
  5. #7b6b6a
  6. #816262
  7. #86595a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a7374
  2. #437b7c
  3. #4b8384
  4. #538b8c
  5. #5b9394
  6. #639c9d
  7. #6ca4a5

Tones

  1. #538b8c
  2. #5a8787
  3. #5f8283
  4. #647e7e
  5. #697979
  6. #6d7575
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#538b8c to white

  1. #538b8c
  2. #709e9e
  3. #8cb1b1
  4. #a9c4c4
  5. #c5d7d7
  6. #e2ebeb
  7. #ffffff

#538b8c to black

  1. #538b8c
  2. #467273
  3. #395b5b
  4. #2c4445
  5. #202f2f
  6. #141b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-30-5 Neptune
      #578d8f
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 4-31-5 Astral
      #598b91
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Abbot / CL 2155D
      #4f8c8f
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Ninth Century / CL 2146D
      #598684
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  3. 1829

    1. ★ Natural Teal
      #528e90
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5172
      #578e8e
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mayo Teal / CW-570
      #568888
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Teal Stencil
      #578988
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-c6
      #558b8f
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 24-c7
      #5a8884
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Gone Glam / 31B-6
      #518787
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10659
      #578987
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Truly Teal / T77-7
      #5a898c
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Spruce Blue / T12 47.F5
      #548e89
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #598787
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Jade Green
      #418c8c
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7475
      #598787
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 5483
      #598f94
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  13. Beckers

    1. ★ Smaragd 786 / S 4040-B50G
      #5c8f8f
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  14. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Feeling For Lawn
      #52898e
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4030-B50G
      #578f8d
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-B30G
      #5a9095
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Half Baked B62-046-205
      #558f93
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Patriot G64-045-198
      #4f9292
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Teal Riviera / 90GG 24/174
      #5c8e91
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Batik Green / 90GG 21/219
      #47878b
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Riviera 90GG 24/174
      #558685
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  19. Dulux

    1. ★ 90GG 21/219
      #498887
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Inky Pool 2
      #48878c
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Aqua Jade C60-14
      #5e8a88
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Aqua Marble C70-13
      #608e8b
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 0689
      #478887
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Atmosphere / 0689
      #478887
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  23. Jotun

    1. 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  24. Ford

    1. Sea Isle Green
      #4c8587
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Sherwood Green
      #418c8f
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  25. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 C 37 - Reef green / Orion
      #5d8a87
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tropical Teal / KM3231-3
      #4a8685
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  27. Brillux

    1. 75.12.21
      #5e8a87
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-B30G
      #4e8e94
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. S 3030-B40G
      #468f8f
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Bull Frog
      #608e8c
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 7822 Jade
      #598e8a
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Undersea Voyage / 10BG 22/248
      #418b8e
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 2204
      #579294
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  33. Plascon

    1. Spruce G6-E2-1
      #508484
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  34. Caparol

    1. Flandern 3
      #548484
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Lost Atlantis
      #638b8a
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tropical Teal / 7486
      #518c87
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Always Smooth 24-23
      #638b89
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  38. Bristol

    1. Spruce Blue / P132-C5
      #548e89
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  39. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.936 #188
      #5b8683
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  40. AMC

    1. Elmhurst Green
      #5d8585
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 20.8%

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#538b8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#538b8c foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #538b8c">…</p>

#538b8c background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #538b8c">…</p>

#538b8c shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #538b8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5475212
Binary
01010011, 10001011, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#538b8c
LRV
≈ 22.2%
Closest short hex
#588 ΔE = 1.273
RGB
rgb(83, 139, 140)
RGBA
rgba(83, 139, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.229, g: 0.384, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.436%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11302004 / 0xff538b8c
HSL
hsl(181, 26%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(181, 26%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 181° (181.053), saturation: 41% (0.407), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 181.053, saturation: 40.714%, perceived brightness: 49.036%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 193.920, S: 61.797, L: 54.235
Cubehelix
H: -187.174, S: 0.363, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -1.506, S: 0.155, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.407), magenta: 1% (0.007), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 17.532, Y: 22.196, Z: 28.166
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.327, Y: 22.196
CIELab
L: 54.235, a: -18.116, b: -6.340
CIELuv
L: 54.235, u: -25.819, v: -6.399
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.235, C: 19.193, H: 199.288
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.235, C: 26.600, H: 193.920
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.113, a: -16.024, b: -2.467
CIECAM02
J: 42.945, C: 27.308, h: 199.926, Q: 129.113, M: 23.881, s: 43.007, H: 253.237
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.074, jaune: -1.016, green: 3.256
LMS
L: 17.809, M: 25.515, S: 28.053
YCbCr
Y: 121.107, Cb: 136.727, Cr: 103.345
YCgCo
Y: 125.250, Cg: 13.750, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 122.370, Db: 26.533, Dr: 74.865
YPbPr
Y: 127.144, Pb: 6.940, Pr: -28.046
xvYCC
Y: 125.194, Cb: 134.096, Cr: 103.364
YIQ
Y: 122.370, I: -33.681, Q: -11.530
YUV
Y: 122.370, U: 8.677, V: -34.540
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/4 ΔE = 0.737
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 13.893

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