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Pantone / PMS 2228 XGC / #00a3b9 Hex Color Code

#00a3b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00a3b9 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00a3b9 is comprised of 0% red, 63.92% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #00a3b9 has a hue of 187° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.66 nm.

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#00a3b9 linear gradient to complementary #884131

  1. #00a3b9
  2. #4e93a1
  3. #688489
  4. #777472
  5. #80645c
  6. #855346
  7. #884131

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00879c
  2. #0090a6
  3. #0099af
  4. #00a3b9
  5. #21adc3
  6. #32b6cd
  7. #41c0d7

Tones

  1. #00a3b9
  2. #3297a9
  3. #448b99
  4. #4f808a
  5. #56747a
  6. #5a686c
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#00a3b9 to white

  1. #00a3b9
  2. #53b2c4
  3. #7cc1d0
  4. #9fd1dc
  5. #c0e0e7
  6. #e0eff3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#00a3b9 to black

  1. #00a3b9
  2. #158697
  3. #1b6a77
  4. #1b4f58
  5. #18363b
  6. #121e21
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 0.546 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q5.42.53
      #00a5bb
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Q5.44.49
      #009bb0
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2228 C
      #00a5bd
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. ★ 16-4834 TPG
      #00a1b4
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Marine Magic / T12 45.F1
      #00a1b5
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Blue Jasper / T72-7
      #099cb3
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Milano Teal / 16BG 29/350
      #089eb4
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-b1
      #2ba4b9
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 26-a1
      #009daf
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Capri - 6788
      #01a0b8
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 2-31-5 Remember Me
      #289bb0
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5735
      #1f9fb5
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. ★ 5729
      #2a9eb0
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-30-7 Peacock
      #0e9fb2
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / 154-6
      #1fa3bc
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10349
      #00a8bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ CF10371
      #029eb2
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Backstroke
      #09a5b4
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  18. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  21. General Paint

    1. ★ Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Evia
      #3da2b2
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  23. Dulux

    1. 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  24. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B20G
      #399eaf
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  26. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2055-B10G
      #23a0ba
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Cool Blue / 5312 B
      #43a3b2
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Tahiti Green
      #35a5bd
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  28. Brillux

    1. 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  29. Bristol

    1. Capricorn Coast / P129-C5
      #009baf
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  30. Plascon

    1. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 32.6%

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#00a3b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00a3b9 foreground

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="color: #00a3b9">…</p>

#00a3b9 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #00a3b9">…</p>

#00a3b9 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00a3b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
41913
Binary
00000000, 10100011, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#00a3b9
LRV
≈ 29.7%
Closest short hex
#2ab ΔE = 3.148
RGB
rgb(0, 163, 185)
RGBA
rgba(0, 163, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.468, b: 0.532
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 33.981%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16735303 / 0xff00a3b9
HSL
hsl(187, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (187.135), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 187.135, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 54.758%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.736, S: 100.019, L: 61.389
Cubehelix
H: -180.941, S: 1.129, L: 0.457
TSL
T: -1.613, S: 0.483, L: 0.458
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 12% (0.119), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 21.850, Y: 29.694, Z: 50.469
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.291, Y: 29.694
CIELab
L: 61.389, a: -27.278, b: -21.352
CIELuv
L: 61.389, u: -45.145, v: -29.022
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.389, C: 34.641, H: 218.051
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.389, C: 53.669, H: 212.736
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.492, a: -23.787, b: -16.768
CIECAM02
J: 49.595, C: 47.925, h: 213.600, Q: 138.749, M: 41.910, s: 54.959, H: 271.220
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -3.498, green: 5.495
LMS
L: 20.572, M: 35.340, S: 50.101
YCbCr
Y: 116.282, Cb: 161.782, Cr: 54.881
YCgCo
Y: 127.750, Cg: 35.250, Co: -46.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.771, Db: 102.676, Dr: 222.053
YPbPr
Y: 129.865, Pb: 29.745, Pr: -82.512
xvYCC
Y: 127.531, Cb: 154.129, Cr: 55.519
YIQ
Y: 116.771, I: -104.169, Q: -27.622
YUV
Y: 116.771, U: 33.576, V: -102.445
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 2.908
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.152

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