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#00b8cd Hex Color Code

#00b8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00b8cd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00b8cd is comprised of 0% red, 72.16% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #00b8cd has a hue of 186° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.25 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#00b8cd linear gradient to complementary #ac3621

  1. #00b8cd
  2. #64a5ae
  3. #849191
  4. #967d74
  5. #a16857
  6. #a8513c
  7. #ac3621

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0098ac
  2. #00a2b7
  3. #00adc2
  4. #00b8cd
  5. #26c3d8
  6. #3acee3
  7. #4bdaef

Tones

  1. #00b8cd
  2. #38aabb
  3. #4c9caa
  4. #588f98
  5. #608188
  6. #647477
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#00b8cd to white

  1. #00b8cd
  2. #58c4d5
  3. #81d0de
  4. #a4dce6
  5. #c3e7ee
  6. #e2f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#00b8cd to black

  1. #00b8cd
  2. #1897a7
  3. #1e7783
  4. #1e5861
  5. #1a3b41
  6. #132123
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  4. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  5. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-a
      #00b3c4
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 29-b1
      #46b6c6
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2199 XGC
      #00b7d2
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 3125
      #00b0c7
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  8. Duron

    1. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  10. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 40.6%

#00b8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00b8cd foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #00b8cd">…</p>

#00b8cd background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #00b8cd">…</p>

#00b8cd shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00b8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
47309
Binary
00000000, 10111000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#00b8cd
LRV
≈ 38.7%
Closest short hex
#2bc ΔE = 1.766
RGB
rgb(0, 184, 205)
RGBA
rgba(0, 184, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.473, b: 0.527
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.380%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16729907 / 0xff00b8cd
HSL
hsl(186, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.146), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 186.146, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 61.588%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 210.011, S: 100.019, L: 68.522
Cubehelix
H: -181.995, S: 1.252, L: 0.514
TSL
T: -1.594, S: 0.485, L: 0.515
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 28.155, Y: 38.685, Z: 63.729
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.296, Y: 38.685
CIELab
L: 68.522, a: -31.015, b: -21.569
CIELuv
L: 68.522, u: -50.773, v: -29.326
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.522, C: 37.778, H: 214.816
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.522, C: 58.633, H: 210.011
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.197, a: -28.043, b: -17.212
CIECAM02
J: 57.344, C: 50.887, h: 211.462, Q: 149.195, M: 44.500, s: 54.614, H: 268.487
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.121, jaune: -3.514, green: 6.062
LMS
L: 26.901, M: 46.247, S: 63.281
YCbCr
Y: 128.826, Cb: 164.451, Cr: 45.733
YCgCo
Y: 143.250, Cg: 40.750, Co: -51.250
YDbDr
Y: 131.378, Db: 110.793, Dr: 249.829
YPbPr
Y: 146.320, Pb: 31.660, Pr: -92.966
xvYCC
Y: 141.663, Cb: 155.811, Cr: 46.336
YIQ
Y: 131.378, I: -116.358, Q: -32.374
YUV
Y: 131.378, U: 36.230, V: -115.260
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 4.042
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.340

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