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#538eb0 Hex Color Code

#538eb0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #538eb0 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #538eb0 is comprised of 32.55% red, 55.69% green and 69.02% blue. In the HSL color space #538eb0 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 37% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.79 nm.

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#538eb0 linear gradient to complementary #a5805e

  1. #538eb0
  2. #698ca2
  3. #7a8995
  4. #878787
  5. #938579
  6. #9c826c
  7. #a5805e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #377596
  2. #407d9e
  3. #4a85a7
  4. #538eb0
  5. #5c97b9
  6. #659fc2
  7. #6ea8cb

Tones

  1. #538eb0
  2. #5e8ca8
  3. #678aa1
  4. #6f8899
  5. #768691
  6. #7d848a
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#538eb0 to white

  1. #538eb0
  2. #72a0bd
  3. #8fb2ca
  4. #acc5d7
  5. #c7d8e4
  6. #e3ebf2
  7. #ffffff

#538eb0 to black

  1. #538eb0
  2. #467590
  3. #3a5d72
  4. #2d4655
  5. #213039
  6. #151b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Oceanic Teal Firemist
      #588fae
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bouton bleu
      #5990b0
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Pompons
      #5f8caf
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Vanity / PPG1157-5
      #5692b2
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Great Lakes / 251-5
      #4593b9
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c5
      #498db4
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ 31-d6
      #628eac
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Raft / CL 2255D
      #4e8aab
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Blue Whale / CL 2306D
      #5388ab
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Vanity / PPG1157-5
      #5692b2
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Great Lakes 251-5
      #4593b9
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Spell / P114-C5
      #5a8bad
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Spell / T12 43.F6
      #5a8bad
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 38/18
      #6090b0
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Iris 14
      #408cb4
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.50
      #548cb2
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 344
      #618fae
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4099 Spirited Flight 90BG 29/267
      #4b92b4
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.21
      #5189ad
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Ship's Harbor B52-4
      #4a89ac
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  16. Piaggio

    1. ★ Azzurro Aster / 421
      #4e93b9
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  17. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R90B
      #5b91b6
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-B
      #4c92ba
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Hemisphere B64-058-237
      #4e93ba
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  21. Plascon

    1. Jessies Blue B2-C2-1
      #4890b0
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Step Into Space
      #4f91af
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5851 - Blueberry Muffin
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  25. Focoltone

    1. 2212
      #5294b4
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6108
      #4d8eb8
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2148 C
      #6191b4
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 7454 C
      #5f8fb4
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-5 Gentle Rain
      #4f87a8
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10687
      #5b95b6
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  30. Sto

    1. 35220
      #5887a6
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach / 7342
      #4689a9
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Poolside / 775
      #5495b5
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Blue Daisy / 2062-40
      #558ea8
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  33. Volkswagen

    1. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  34. Behr

    1. Bahama Blue NEKB-42
      #5e95b7
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  35. Duron

    1. Manitou Blue
      #5288a4
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 22.8%

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#538eb0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#538eb0 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #538eb0">…</p>

#538eb0 background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #538eb0">…</p>

#538eb0 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #538eb0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5476016
Binary
01010011, 10001110, 10110000
Hexadecimal
#538eb0
LRV
≈ 24.3%
Closest short hex
#58a ΔE = 2.369
RGB
rgb(83, 142, 176)
RGBA
rgba(83, 142, 176, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.354, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.325%, yellow: 0.467%, blue: 0.690%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11301200 / 0xff538eb0
HSL
hsl(202, 37%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 37%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.935), saturation: 53% (0.528), value: 69% (0.690)
HSP
hue: 201.935, saturation: 52.841%, perceived brightness: 51.770%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.970, S: 68.033, L: 56.405
Cubehelix
H: -163.709, S: 0.528, L: 0.502
TSL
T: -1.961, S: 0.172, L: 0.503
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.528), magenta: 19% (0.193), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.310)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.675), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 31% (0.310)
XYZ
X: 21.074, Y: 24.318, Z: 44.649
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.270, Y: 24.318
CIELab
L: 56.405, a: -9.464, b: -23.752
CIELuv
L: 56.405, u: -26.153, v: -34.668
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.405, C: 25.567, H: 248.276
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.405, C: 43.427, H: 232.970
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.313, a: -10.016, b: -19.163
CIECAM02
J: 45.074, C: 37.518, h: 233.301, Q: 132.274, M: 32.809, s: 49.804, H: 295.144
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -4.032, green: 2.902
LMS
L: 18.639, M: 26.724, S: 44.302
YCbCr
Y: 126.147, Cb: 151.658, Cr: 99.685
YCgCo
Y: 135.750, Cg: 6.250, Co: -2.500
YDbDr
Y: 128.235, Db: 71.872, Dr: 86.025
YPbPr
Y: 131.881, Pb: 23.785, Pr: -31.064
xvYCC
Y: 129.263, Cb: 148.893, Cr: 100.712
YIQ
Y: 128.235, I: -46.070, Q: -1.897
YUV
Y: 128.235, U: 23.506, V: -39.685
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.238
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 5.220

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