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Pantone / PMS 2228 C / #00a5bd Hex Color Code

#00a5bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00a5bd is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00a5bd is comprised of 0% red, 64.71% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #00a5bd has a hue of 188° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.36 nm.

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#00a5bd linear gradient to complementary #8d4330

  1. #00a5bd
  2. #5195a4
  3. #6b868b
  4. #7b7674
  5. #84665c
  6. #8a5546
  7. #8d4330

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0088a0
  2. #0092a9
  3. #009bb3
  4. #00a5bd
  5. #21afc7
  6. #33b9d1
  7. #42c3db

Tones

  1. #00a5bd
  2. #3399ad
  3. #458d9c
  4. #50828d
  5. #58767d
  6. #5c6a6e
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#00a5bd to white

  1. #00a5bd
  2. #54b4c8
  3. #7cc3d3
  4. #9fd2de
  5. #c0e1e9
  6. #e0f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#00a5bd to black

  1. #00a5bd
  2. #16879b
  3. #1b6b7a
  4. #1c505a
  5. #18363d
  6. #121e21
  7. #000000

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  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.062 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Milano Teal / 16BG 29/350
      #089eb4
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.062 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 2267
      #00a3c2
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-b1
      #2ba4b9
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. ★ 27-b
      #2daac0
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / 154-6
      #1fa3bc
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10349
      #00a8bd
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. CF10371
      #029eb2
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Capri - 6788
      #01a0b8
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tahiti Green
      #35a5bd
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  13. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS476
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
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    1. ★ Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
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    1. ★ Marine Magic / T12 45.F1
      #00a1b5
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Frivolous / T10 48C-1
      #009fb2
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
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    1. ★ 5735
      #1f9fb5
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 5729
      #2a9eb0
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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    1. ★ 3125 U
      #00abc2
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 2200 C
      #05a9c7
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
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      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
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    1. ★ 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  20. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2055-B10G
      #23a0ba
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
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    1. 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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    1. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
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    1. Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Evia
      #3da2b2
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
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    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
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    1. 1-30-7 Peacock
      #0e9fb2
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  28. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 28.0%

#00a5bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00a5bd foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #00a5bd">…</p>

#00a5bd background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #00a5bd">…</p>

#00a5bd shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00a5bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
42429
Binary
00000000, 10100101, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#00a5bd
LRV
≈ 30.6%
Closest short hex
#2ab ΔE = 3.147
RGB
rgb(0, 165, 189)
RGBA
rgba(0, 165, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.466, b: 0.534
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.345%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16734787 / 0xff00a5bd
HSL
hsl(188, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.619), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 187.619, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 55.533%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 214.147, S: 100.019, L: 62.153
Cubehelix
H: -180.420, S: 1.147, L: 0.463
TSL
T: -1.622, S: 0.481, L: 0.464
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 13% (0.127), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 22.636, Y: 30.581, Z: 52.844
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.288, Y: 30.581
CIELab
L: 62.153, a: -26.938, b: -22.426
CIELuv
L: 62.153, u: -45.520, v: -30.874
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.153, C: 35.051, H: 219.778
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.153, C: 55.003, H: 214.147
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.300, a: -23.709, b: -17.946
CIECAM02
J: 50.401, C: 48.642, h: 214.708, Q: 139.872, M: 42.537, s: 55.146, H: 272.626
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.138, jaune: -3.685, green: 5.520
LMS
L: 21.144, M: 36.307, S: 52.451
YCbCr
Y: 117.682, Cb: 162.956, Cr: 53.861
YCgCo
Y: 129.750, Cg: 35.250, Co: -47.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.401, Db: 106.242, Dr: 225.153
YPbPr
Y: 131.583, Pb: 30.975, Pr: -83.604
xvYCC
Y: 129.007, Cb: 155.209, Cr: 54.560
YIQ
Y: 118.401, I: -106.003, Q: -27.423
YUV
Y: 118.401, U: 34.742, V: -103.875
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 2.433
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.158

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