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#00b5cd Hex Color Code

#00b5cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00b5cd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00b5cd is comprised of 0% red, 70.98% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #00b5cd has a hue of 187° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.7 nm.

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#00b5cd linear gradient to complementary #a93c24

  1. #00b5cd
  2. #62a3af
  3. #819092
  4. #937d75
  5. #9e6a5a
  6. #a5543f
  7. #a93c24

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0095ad
  2. #00a0b7
  3. #00aac2
  4. #00b5cd
  5. #26c0d8
  6. #3acbe3
  7. #4ad6ee

Tones

  1. #00b5cd
  2. #38a8bb
  3. #4c9aaa
  4. #588d98
  5. #5f8188
  6. #647477
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#00b5cd to white

  1. #00b5cd
  2. #58c1d5
  3. #81cede
  4. #a3dae6
  5. #c3e6ee
  6. #e1f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#00b5cd to black

  1. #00b5cd
  2. #1794a7
  3. #1d7583
  4. #1d5761
  5. #1a3a41
  6. #132023
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 631 XGC
      #30b3c8
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ 2199 CP
      #28b1ca
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-b
      #00b6d3
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 29-b1
      #46b6c6
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  5. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  8. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  9. Duron

    1. Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  11. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  13. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  14. Berger

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Aquiter / T72-6
      #46afc2
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  18. Dulux

    1. Summer Medley 2
      #49b6ce
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

#00b5cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00b5cd foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #00b5cd">…</p>

#00b5cd background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #00b5cd">…</p>

#00b5cd shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00b5cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
46541
Binary
00000000, 10110101, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#00b5cd
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#2bc ΔE = 3.277
RGB
rgb(0, 181, 205)
RGBA
rgba(0, 181, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.469, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.377%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16730675 / 0xff00b5cd
HSL
hsl(187, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (187.024), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 187.024, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 60.780%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.558, S: 100.019, L: 67.615
Cubehelix
H: -181.060, S: 1.243, L: 0.507
TSL
T: -1.611, S: 0.483, L: 0.508
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 27.538, Y: 37.452, Z: 63.523
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.291, Y: 37.452
CIELab
L: 67.615, a: -29.554, b: -22.954
CIELuv
L: 67.615, u: -49.748, v: -31.764
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.615, C: 37.421, H: 217.836
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.615, C: 59.023, H: 212.558
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.198, a: -26.773, b: -18.704
CIECAM02
J: 56.330, C: 51.013, h: 213.448, Q: 147.871, M: 44.610, s: 54.926, H: 271.027
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -3.759, green: 5.941
LMS
L: 25.953, M: 44.586, S: 63.061
YCbCr
Y: 127.314, Cb: 165.324, Cr: 46.837
YCgCo
Y: 141.750, Cg: 39.250, Co: -51.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.617, Db: 113.442, Dr: 246.481
YPbPr
Y: 144.175, Pb: 32.815, Pr: -91.604
xvYCC
Y: 139.821, Cb: 156.826, Cr: 47.532
YIQ
Y: 129.617, I: -115.535, Q: -30.806
YUV
Y: 129.617, U: 37.096, V: -113.715
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 2.589
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.877

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