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#00a9c4 Hex Color Code

#00a9c4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00a9c4 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00a9c4 is comprised of 0% red, 66.27% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #00a9c4 has a hue of 188° (degrees), 100% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.97 nm.

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#00a9c4 linear gradient to complementary #96462e

  1. #00a9c4
  2. #5699a9
  3. #72898f
  4. #827a76
  5. #8c695e
  6. #935846
  7. #96462e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008ba6
  2. #0095b0
  3. #009fba
  4. #00a9c4
  5. #23b3ce
  6. #35bdd9
  7. #45c8e3

Tones

  1. #00a9c4
  2. #359db3
  3. #4891a2
  4. #538592
  5. #5b7981
  6. #5f6e72
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#00a9c4 to white

  1. #00a9c4
  2. #55b7ce
  3. #7ec5d7
  4. #a1d4e1
  5. #c1e2eb
  6. #e0f1f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#00a9c4 to black

  1. #00a9c4
  2. #168ba0
  3. #1c6d7e
  4. #1c525d
  5. #19373e
  6. #121f22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 0.673 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 69.15.18
      #4ea8c5
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5722
      #00acc9
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5735
      #1f9fb5
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Windjammer 50BG 37/336
      #35a9c4
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Chelsea Blue 52BG 38/320
      #41acc6
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / 154-6
      #1fa3bc
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 3.738 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  8. Delta

    1. ★ Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 7431 - Patch Of Blue
      #4baabe
      ΔE = 3.072 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  11. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Ciel Bleu / 4721
      #49a1bc
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  12. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B10G
      #40aac3
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  13. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  14. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #53aac3
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  15. Sikkens

    1. Q5.42.53
      #00a5bb
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Q3.30.56
      #51aab7
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  16. Dulux

    1. 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. 52BG 38/320
      #39afc9
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10362
      #00aece
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  18. Duron

    1. Capri
      #0aa7c8
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Jamaica Bay
      #1a9db9
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Eau profonde
      #40a5c2
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  20. Berger

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  22. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 2267
      #00a3c2
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  25. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  28. Nerolac

    1. Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. French Drapes - 4296
      #52a8c2
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3125
      #00b0c7
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 632
      #009eba
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Prince Charming / T12 44.F2
      #3ea3bd
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  31. RAL

    1. RAL 220 60 40
      #00a1b9
      ΔE = 3.004 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. RAL 660-3
      #51a5b8
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Blue Lagoon / 2054-40
      #419dad
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  35. Brighto Paints

    1. 6812 Ocean Dip
      #3aa4c1
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2055 Ocean Dip
      #4ca9c7
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  37. Cloverdale Paint

    1. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Old Port / 7406
      #009bb8
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 1-32-5 Porcelain Blue
      #29a4c4
      ΔE = 3.345 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  39. Resene

    1. Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 3.401 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  40. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  42. General Paint

    1. Millhouse / CL 2215D
      #2ea4c4
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  43. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  44. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  45. Caparol

    1. 80 14 220 / Arctis 115
      #48acc8
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 75 14 220 / Arctis 75
      #48a0b8
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  46. Bristol

    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  48. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 2040-B20G
      #399eaf
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  49. Valspar Paint

    1. Ocean Front
      #55a4b8
      ΔE = 3.940 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Backstroke
      #09a5b4
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  50. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 4.053 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 7333-52 Satin Blue
      #3c9db7
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  52. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  53. Dupont

    1. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. CAS484
      #3a9cb8
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  54. Plascon

    1. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  55. Laura Ashley

    1. 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  56. CIL

    1. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  57. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  58. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  59. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 3212T Blue Crock
      #5fabc3
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  60. Behr

    1. Tropical Holiday 530B-6
      #00a0c3
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Brilliant Sea 520B-6
      #009cb9
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  61. Disney

    1. 3C-60-3 Buzz Blaster Blue
      #39abce
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  63. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  64. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  65. Apple Barrel

    1. Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  66. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 35.2%

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#00a9c4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00a9c4 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #00a9c4">…</p>

#00a9c4 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #00a9c4">…</p>

#00a9c4 shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
43460
Binary
00000000, 10101001, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#00a9c4
LRV
≈ 32.4%
Closest short hex
#0ac ΔE = 2.695
RGB
rgb(0, 169, 196)
RGBA
rgba(0, 169, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.463, b: 0.537
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 35.589%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16733756 / 0xff00a9c4
HSL
hsl(188, 100%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 100%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (188.265), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 188.265, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 57.024%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 216.029, S: 100.019, L: 63.638
Cubehelix
H: -179.718, S: 1.181, L: 0.476
TSL
T: -1.635, S: 0.480, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 14% (0.138), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 24.147, Y: 32.358, Z: 57.187
xyY
x: 0.212, y: 0.285, Y: 32.358
CIELab
L: 63.638, a: -26.591, b: -24.058
CIELuv
L: 63.638, u: -46.346, v: -33.709
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.638, C: 35.859, H: 222.137
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.638, C: 57.308, H: 216.029
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.884, a: -23.774, b: -19.786
CIECAM02
J: 51.984, C: 49.878, h: 216.194, Q: 142.052, M: 43.618, s: 55.413, H: 274.500
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.146, jaune: -3.967, green: 5.584
LMS
L: 22.309, M: 38.287, S: 56.750
YCbCr
Y: 120.384, Cb: 164.865, Cr: 51.892
YCoCg
Y: 133.500, Cg: 35.500, Co: -49.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.547, Db: 112.041, Dr: 231.136
YPbPr
Y: 134.947, Pb: 32.935, Pr: -85.742
xvYCC
Y: 131.896, Cb: 156.931, Cr: 52.682
YIQ
Y: 121.547, I: -109.350, Q: -27.335
YUV
Y: 121.547, U: 36.639, V: -106.635
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 1.815
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 5.579

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