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Pantone / PMS 16-4725 TPG / Scuba Blue / #00aec5 Hex Color Code

#00aec5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00aec5 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00aec5 is comprised of 0% red, 68.24% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #00aec5 has a hue of 187° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.72 nm.

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  1. Disorders of swallowing, dysphagia. Pharyngeal and esophageal dysphagia. Oral phase. The path of food, the act of swallowing
  2. Cala Llombards beach with turquoise sea in Mallorca
  3. Motion picture backstage area with director's chair, camera or camcorder on wheels, the lighting projector spotlight and clapperboard. Filmmaking behind the scenes

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#00aec5 linear gradient to complementary #9b3f2a

  1. #00aec5
  2. #5a9da9
  3. #768b8e
  4. #877a74
  5. #92675b
  6. #985442
  7. #9b3f2a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008fa6
  2. #009ab0
  3. #00a4bb
  4. #00aec5
  5. #24b8d0
  6. #37c3da
  7. #46cee5

Tones

  1. #00aec5
  2. #36a1b4
  3. #4995a3
  4. #548893
  5. #5c7c82
  6. #606f72
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#00aec5 to white

  1. #00aec5
  2. #56bbcf
  3. #7fc9d8
  4. #a2d6e2
  5. #c2e4eb
  6. #e1f1f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#00aec5 to black

  1. #00aec5
  2. #178fa1
  3. #1c707f
  4. #1d545e
  5. #19393f
  6. #121f22
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #00aec6
      ΔE = 0.389 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3125
      #00b0c7
      ΔE = 0.697 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 2228 U
      #00a8bc
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  8. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #53aac3
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  14. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. ★ 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Key West
      #34abb8
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  17. Duron

    1. ★ Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Capri
      #0aa7c8
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  19. Caparol

    1. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5722
      #00acc9
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5259
      #4fabc7
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Aquiter / T72-6
      #46afc2
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Nefertiti's Crown / T12 44.F5
      #47a4b9
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  22. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  23. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Mermaid Tail X81R165C
      #4fa4b8
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  27. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  28. Plascon

    1. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 3.311 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  29. Nerolac

    1. Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Open Courtyard - 4317
      #4ea6b0
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 3.077 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. Nassau / 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 3.077 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  33. Glidden

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.157 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  34. Sikkens

    1. Q5.42.53
      #00a5bb
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. R0.30.60
      #5cadc1
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 3.188 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  36. CIL

    1. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. Chelsea Blue 52BG 38/320
      #41acc6
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 4022 Blue Slate 17BG 36/333
      #23aab5
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10362
      #00aece
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  39. Dutch Boy

    1. Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  40. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 3.642 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  41. Behr

    1. Gulf Waters MQ4-52
      #2ca6c1
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Blue Jewel 510B-6
      #00a4b2
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  42. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 3.720 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  44. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  45. Bristol

    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  46. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  47. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  48. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  49. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #3daeb9
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  50. Dulux

    1. 17BG 36/333
      #35afba
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  51. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  52. Focoltone

    1. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 2267
      #00a3c2
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  53. Apple Barrel

    1. Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  54. Matthews Paint

    1. Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Copenhagen / 2514
      #56a3b4
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  55. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  56. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  57. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5312 B
      #43a3b2
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2055-B10G
      #23a0ba
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  58. General Paint

    1. Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  59. Sico

    1. 6151-52 Cayman Blue
      #1aacb7
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  60. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 1184T Sensitive Blue
      #63acbe
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  62. Dupont

    1. CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. CAS476
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  63. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  64. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  65. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  66. Waverly

    1. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  67. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  68. RAL

    1. RAL 220 60 30
      #32a0b1
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. RAL 210 60 40
      #00a4b1
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

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#00aec5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00aec5 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #00aec5">…</p>

#00aec5 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #00aec5">…</p>

#00aec5 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00aec5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
44741
Binary
00000000, 10101110, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#00aec5
LRV
≈ 34.3%
Closest short hex
#3ab ΔE = 2.397
RGB
rgb(0, 174, 197)
RGBA
rgba(0, 174, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.469, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 36.233%, blue: 77.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16732475 / 0xff00aec5
HSL
hsl(187, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (187.005), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 187.005, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 58.425%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.450, S: 100.019, L: 65.200
Cubehelix
H: -181.080, S: 1.196, L: 0.488
TSL
T: -1.610, S: 0.483, L: 0.489
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 25.210, Y: 34.300, Z: 58.104
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.292, Y: 34.300
CIELab
L: 65.200, a: -28.748, b: -22.223
CIELuv
L: 65.200, u: -47.986, v: -30.511
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.200, C: 36.336, H: 217.706
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.200, C: 56.865, H: 212.450
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.566, a: -25.656, b: -17.826
CIECAM02
J: 53.680, C: 49.782, h: 213.368, Q: 144.350, M: 43.534, s: 54.917, H: 270.926
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -3.639, green: 5.772
LMS
L: 23.773, M: 40.841, S: 57.682
YCbCr
Y: 123.002, Cb: 163.849, Cr: 49.981
YCoCg
Y: 136.250, Cg: 37.750, Co: -49.250
YDbDr
Y: 124.596, Db: 108.959, Dr: 236.933
YPbPr
Y: 138.594, Pb: 31.510, Pr: -88.058
xvYCC
Y: 135.028, Cb: 155.679, Cr: 50.647
YIQ
Y: 124.596, I: -111.044, Q: -29.637
YUV
Y: 124.596, U: 35.630, V: -109.310
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 1.171
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.813

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