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#538e8b Hex Color Code

#538e8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #538e8b is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #538e8b is comprised of 32.55% red, 55.69% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #538e8b has a hue of 177° (degrees), 26% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.71 nm.

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#538e8b linear gradient to complementary #89585e

  1. #538e8b
  2. #618683
  3. #6d7d7c
  4. #767474
  5. #7d6b6d
  6. #846265
  7. #89585e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a7572
  2. #427d7b
  3. #4b8683
  4. #538e8b
  5. #5b9693
  6. #649f9c
  7. #6ca8a4

Tones

  1. #538e8b
  2. #5a8987
  3. #608482
  4. #65807e
  5. #697b7a
  6. #6d7675
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#538e8b to white

  1. #538e8b
  2. #70a09d
  3. #8db3b0
  4. #a9c5c3
  5. #c5d8d7
  6. #e2eceb
  7. #ffffff

#538e8b to black

  1. #538e8b
  2. #467572
  3. #395d5b
  4. #2c4644
  5. #20302f
  6. #141b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4030-B50G
      #578f8d
      ΔE = 0.865 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Natural Green / 6033
      #579189
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Spruce Blue / T12 47.F5
      #548e89
      ΔE = 0.892 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Spruce Blue / P132-C5
      #548e89
      ΔE = 0.892 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7822 Jade
      #598e8a
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-29-5 Alpine Meadow
      #598d8b
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 4-30-5 Neptune
      #578d8f
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Emperor / CL 2135D
      #51908b
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Abbot / CL 2155D
      #4f8c8f
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tropical Teal / 7486
      #518c87
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5172
      #578e8e
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2461 U
      #478c89
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 2462 C
      #5a8d84
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 500D-6 Mirage Lake
      #478c88
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ Aqua Marble C70-13
      #608e8b
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-B50G
      #4b928e
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ S 3030-B40G
      #468f8f
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10659
      #578987
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ CF10657
      #5c8c86
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Patriot G64-045-198
      #4f9292
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Blue Chill G62-057-202
      #408f90
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  14. Beckers

    1. ★ Smaragd 786 / S 4040-B50G
      #5c8f8f
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 7-080 - Turquoise blue
      #538b8c
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. BS 4800 16 C 37 - Reef green / Orion
      #5d8a87
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.20.50
      #5c938f
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  17. Duron

    1. ★ Teal Stencil
      #578988
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Bull Frog
      #608e8c
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Sea Sphinx G6-D2-1
      #549490
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Julianne Jade G5-E2-1
      #588c84
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  20. 1829

    1. ★ Natural Teal
      #528e90
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  21. Brillux

    1. 75.12.21
      #5e8a87
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. Niagara Reef 70GG 25/242
      #488e87
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Peacock Green
      #5d9490
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  24. Dulux

    1. 90GG 21/219
      #498887
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-c7
      #5a8884
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 24-c6
      #62938f
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Mayo Teal / CW-570
      #568888
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Jade Green
      #418c8c
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  28. Glidden

    1. Niagara Reef Jade / 70GG 25/242
      #4e9593
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Atmosphere / 0689
      #478887
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 0689
      #478887
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  31. Focoltone

    1. 2204
      #579294
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Batik Green / 90GG 21/219
      #4b8783
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Gone Glam / 31B-6
      #518787
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lagoon - 6480
      #518682
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 20.4%

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#538e8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#538e8b foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #538e8b">…</p>

#538e8b background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #538e8b">…</p>

#538e8b shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #538e8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5475979
Binary
01010011, 10001110, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#538e8b
LRV
≈ 23.0%
Closest short hex
#588 ΔE = 2.687
RGB
rgb(83, 142, 139)
RGBA
rgba(83, 142, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.390, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.444%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11301237 / 0xff538e8b
HSL
hsl(177, 26%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(177, 26%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 177° (176.949), saturation: 42% (0.415), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 176.949, saturation: 41.549%, perceived brightness: 49.757%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 187.081, S: 62.858, L: 55.122
Cubehelix
H: -191.175, S: 0.371, L: 0.486
TSL
T: -1.441, S: 0.161, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.415), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.021), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 17.899, Y: 23.048, Z: 27.927
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.335, Y: 23.048
CIELab
L: 55.122, a: -19.966, b: -4.449
CIELuv
L: 55.122, u: -27.097, v: -3.366
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.122, C: 20.456, H: 192.561
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.122, C: 27.305, H: 187.081
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.008, a: -17.465, b: -0.884
CIECAM02
J: 43.819, C: 27.789, h: 194.470, Q: 130.419, M: 24.301, s: 43.166, H: 245.716
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.059, jaune: -0.692, green: 3.458
LMS
L: 18.482, M: 26.700, S: 27.830
YCbCr
Y: 122.521, Cb: 135.415, Cr: 102.312
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: 15.500, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 124.017, Db: 22.551, Dr: 77.996
YPbPr
Y: 129.217, Pb: 5.285, Pr: -29.362
xvYCC
Y: 126.975, Cb: 132.643, Cr: 102.207
YIQ
Y: 124.017, I: -34.183, Q: -13.409
YUV
Y: 124.017, U: 7.374, V: -35.985
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/4 ΔE = 2.559
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 13.312

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