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#00b9cc Hex Color Code

#00b9cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00b9cc is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00b9cc is comprised of 0% red, 72.55% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #00b9cc has a hue of 186° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.62 nm.

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#00b9cc linear gradient to complementary #ac3220

  1. #00b9cc
  2. #65a5ad
  3. #84918f
  4. #967c72
  5. #a26756
  6. #a94f3b
  7. #ac3220

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0098ab
  2. #00a3b6
  3. #00aec1
  4. #00b9cc
  5. #26c4d7
  6. #3acfe3
  7. #4bdbee

Tones

  1. #00b9cc
  2. #38abba
  3. #4c9da9
  4. #578f97
  5. #5f8187
  6. #647476
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#00b9cc to white

  1. #00b9cc
  2. #58c5d4
  3. #81d1dd
  4. #a4dce5
  5. #c3e8ee
  6. #e2f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#00b9cc to black

  1. #00b9cc
  2. #1897a7
  3. #1e7783
  4. #1e5961
  5. #1a3c41
  6. #132123
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  2. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3115 U
      #00bfd3
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 3115 C
      #00c1d4
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-a
      #00b3c4
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 29-b
      #49bdcd
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  6. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  9. Duron

    1. Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Dupont

    1. CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. CAS459
      #2abdc9
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10359
      #00c1d4
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. Utopia Beckons R153D
      #4ab5c2
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 38.4%

#00b9cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00b9cc foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #00b9cc">…</p>

#00b9cc background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #00b9cc">…</p>

#00b9cc shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00b9cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
47564
Binary
00000000, 10111001, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#00b9cc
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#1bc ΔE = 0.998
RGB
rgb(0, 185, 204)
RGBA
rgba(0, 185, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.476, b: 0.524
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.380%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16729652 / 0xff00b9cc
HSL
hsl(186, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (185.588), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 185.588, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 61.800%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 208.373, S: 100.019, L: 68.790
Cubehelix
H: -182.583, S: 1.252, L: 0.516
TSL
T: -1.584, S: 0.486, L: 0.517
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 9% (0.093), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 28.243, Y: 39.054, Z: 63.165
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.299, Y: 39.054
CIELab
L: 68.790, a: -31.822, b: -20.612
CIELuv
L: 68.790, u: -51.194, v: -27.650
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.790, C: 37.914, H: 212.932
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.790, C: 58.184, H: 208.373
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.493, a: -28.691, b: -16.182
CIECAM02
J: 57.645, C: 50.679, h: 210.196, Q: 149.586, M: 44.318, s: 54.431, H: 266.855
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.114, jaune: -3.346, green: 6.117
LMS
L: 27.216, M: 46.807, S: 62.732
YCbCr
Y: 129.232, Cb: 163.721, Cr: 45.436
YCgCo
Y: 143.500, Cg: 41.500, Co: -51.000
YDbDr
Y: 131.851, Db: 108.577, Dr: 250.728
YPbPr
Y: 146.963, Pb: 30.775, Pr: -93.374
xvYCC
Y: 142.215, Cb: 155.034, Cr: 45.977
YIQ
Y: 131.851, I: -116.311, Q: -33.208
YUV
Y: 131.851, U: 35.505, V: -115.675
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/8 ΔE = 3.900
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.180

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