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Pantone / PMS 2228 CP / #00a3b4 Hex Color Code

#00a3b4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00a3b4 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00a3b4 is comprised of 0% red, 63.92% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #00a3b4 has a hue of 186° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.6 nm.

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  1. Scrawled filefish (Aluterus scriptus)
  2. digital abstract 3d extrude background
  3. Aerial view People relaxing on Catamaran anchored in tropical water

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#00a3b4 linear gradient to complementary #843a30

  1. #00a3b4
  2. #4d929c
  3. #668285
  4. #74716f
  5. #7d5f59
  6. #824d44
  7. #843a30

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008797
  2. #0090a1
  3. #0099aa / #09a
  4. #00a3b4
  5. #20adbe
  6. #32b6c8
  7. #40c0d2

Tones

  1. #00a3b4
  2. #3197a4
  3. #428a95
  4. #4d7e86
  5. #537277
  6. #586668
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#00a3b4 to white

  1. #00a3b4
  2. #52b2c0
  3. #7bc1cd
  4. #9ed1d9
  5. #bfe0e6
  6. #dff0f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#00a3b4 to black

  1. #00a3b4
  2. #158693
  3. #1b6a74
  4. #1b4f56
  5. #18363a
  6. #111e20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 0.401 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 0.401 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. ★ 26-a1
      #009daf
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-4728 TPG / Peacock Blue
      #00a4b7
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. 10288 C
      #4c9ca2
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Backstroke
      #09a5b4
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Pond Blue X82R166C
      #4ea5b5
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Jewel 510B-6
      #00a4b2
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. High Dive P480-5
      #1aa8c2
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  7. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Pennant - 2475
      #00a2a6
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Milano
      #08a1ae
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-30-7 Peacock
      #0e9fb2
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 2-29-6 Voyager Sky
      #229aa1
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Luna Moona B1-B1-4
      #1498a8
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  11. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Turquoise / 20210 / K2614
      #379fa5
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5753 - Riviera
      #189fac
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #00a1ad
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 38BG 30/352
      #00a1b8
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 7340-53 Great!
      #3a9ca0
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5741
      #0d9daf
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 5735
      #1f9fb5
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10371
      #029eb2
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  18. New Look

    1. ★ Roller Derby / B16-08
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  19. Wattyl

    1. ★ Oceania / E60W
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Turkish Tile / NP BGG 1590 D
      #009aa2
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Evia
      #3da2b2
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 3.379 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs / PPG1150-5
      #4e9aa8
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  23. Glidden

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Marine Blue / 88GG 32/346
      #1fa4ae
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 2-30-5 Spring Breeze
      #269ca8
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  25. Sico

    1. 6152-53 Burst of Blue
      #2a9cab
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 6153-52 Miramichi River
      #5ca0ae
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  26. RAL

    1. RAL 210 60 30
      #30a0aa
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. RAL 210 60 25
      #4a9fa7
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  27. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5312 B
      #43a3b2
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2555-B30G
      #179fa7
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  28. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Navajo Turquoise / 7438
      #00a0aa
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Puerto Mio / 7430
      #1595a8
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Caribbean Cruise / 111
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Tropical Lagoon / 55
      #1e98ae
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  31. Taubmans

    1. Millstream / T73-6
      #3da8b5
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Peacock Eye / T12 46.F2
      #16a1aa
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  32. Bristol

    1. Capricorn Coast / P129-C5
      #009baf
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lagoon / 2054-40
      #419dad
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Blue Lake / 2053-40
      #579da6
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  34. ICI Paints

    1. Milano 16BG 29/350
      #009ba8
      ΔE = 3.240 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 4022 Blue Slate 17BG 36/333
      #23aab5
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 3.419 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. S 2050-B30G
      #0f96a4
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  37. Delta

    1. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  38. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 3.493 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  39. General Paint

    1. Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  40. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs B57-4
      #4f9ca5
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  41. Clark+Kensington

    1. Vivid Aqua / 32C-6
      #3a9ca5
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Glitz and Glamour / 33D-4
      #39989f
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  42. Porter Paints

    1. Jamaican Sea / 154-6
      #1fa3bc
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  43. Volkswagen

    1. Aqua Green
      #459ba7
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  44. Duron

    1. Surfer
      #00a6ae
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7438 - Navajo Turquoise
      #0096a3
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  46. Caparol

    1. Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  47. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Myth 23-8
      #0099ae
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  48. Scib Paints

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  49. Vista Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  50. Berger

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  51. Brillux

    1. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  52. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Tahiti Green
      #35a5bd
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  53. Para

    1. Castaway / 115F
      #00a9b1
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  54. Matthews Paint

    1. Meridian Blue / 7895
      #3498a3
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Mardi Gras Teal / 24340
      #4ca2a8
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  55. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. In The Shade / 9247
      #56a7b2
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1173D Ocean Calm
      #0097a6
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  57. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thunderhawk Blue
      #509ba9
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  58. Dutch Boy

    1. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Great Lakes
      #589ba9
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  59. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 3C-80-4 Underwater Wonders
      #00a4a9
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  60. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 0675
      #0096ac
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  61. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Blue Bliss (0675)
      #0096ac
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  62. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Blue Bliss / 0675
      #0096ac
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  63. Chrysler

    1. Bayview Green
      #559ca4
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Aqua
      #5a9fa7
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  64. Iveco

    1. Azzurro Fonte / 366
      #3a96a6
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  65. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  66. Resene

    1. Toto B68-057-214
      #519daf
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  67. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Aquarium - 6767
      #3aa9ae
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  68. Sikkens

    1. Q0.40.50
      #0096a2
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Q0.30.60
      #4dacb5
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  69. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5d9ea9
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  70. Albany Paint

    1. Morning Room
      #549bab
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  71. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu de Manche / CFL6
      #529ba1
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  72. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  73. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 34.7%

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#00a3b4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00a3b4 foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

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<p style="color: #00a3b4">…</p>

#00a3b4 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #00a3b4">…</p>

#00a3b4 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00a3b4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
41908
Binary
00000000, 10100011, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#00a3b4
LRV
≈ 29.5%
Closest short hex
#0ab ΔE = 2.459
RGB
rgb(0, 163, 180)
RGBA
rgba(0, 163, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.475, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 33.545%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16735308 / 0xff00a3b4
HSL
hsl(186, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (185.667), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 185.667, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 54.465%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 208.462, S: 100.019, L: 61.209
Cubehelix
H: -182.501, S: 1.112, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -1.585, S: 0.486, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 9% (0.094), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 21.332, Y: 29.487, Z: 47.738
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.299, Y: 29.487
CIELab
L: 61.209, a: -28.942, b: -18.819
CIELuv
L: 61.209, u: -45.542, v: -24.688
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.209, C: 34.523, H: 213.033
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.209, C: 51.803, H: 208.462
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.302, a: -24.907, b: -14.112
CIECAM02
J: 49.411, C: 46.959, h: 210.277, Q: 138.491, M: 41.065, s: 54.454, H: 266.960
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.114, jaune: -3.056, green: 5.568
LMS
L: 20.547, M: 35.336, S: 47.411
YCbCr
Y: 115.792, Cb: 159.587, Cr: 55.236
YCoCg
Y: 126.500, Cg: 36.500, Co: -45.000
YDbDr
Y: 116.201, Db: 96.011, Dr: 220.968
YPbPr
Y: 129.505, Pb: 27.245, Pr: -82.282
xvYCC
Y: 127.222, Cb: 151.933, Cr: 55.721
YIQ
Y: 116.201, I: -102.563, Q: -29.178
YUV
Y: 116.201, U: 31.396, V: -101.945
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 3.363
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.885

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