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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

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  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. Bristol

    1. ★ Spruce Blue / P132-C5
      #548e89
      ΔE = 0.892 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Spruce Blue / T12 47.F5
      #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. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10658
      #51908b
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ CF10659
      #578987
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

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

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

    1. ★ 2461 U
      #478c89
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 7717 U
      #3e8e8b
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  11. 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%
  12. 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%
  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. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-b6
      #4b8c85
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 24-c7
      #5a8884
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  22. Brillux

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

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

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

    1. 90GG 21/219
      #498887
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  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. Sherwin-Williams

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

#538e8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#538e8b foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #538e8b">…</p>

#538e8b background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #538e8b">…</p>

#538e8b shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<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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