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#00bcd4 Hex Color Code

#00bcd4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00bcd4 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00bcd4 is comprised of 0% red, 73.73% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #00bcd4 has a hue of 187° (degrees), 100% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.84 nm.

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  1. Traffic seen from highs angle view with toy cars painted in white
  2. Set Square Triangle Isolated on White Background
  3. Ducks in a pool

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#00bcd4 linear gradient to complementary #b7381d

  1. #00bcd4
  2. #6aa9b4
  3. #8b9594
  4. #9e8176
  5. #ab6c58
  6. #b3543b
  7. #b7381d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009bb2
  2. #00a6bd
  3. #00b1c9
  4. #00bcd4
  5. #28c7df
  6. #3cd3eb
  7. #4ddef7

Tones

  1. #00bcd4
  2. #3aaec1
  3. #4fa0af
  4. #5b929d
  5. #63858c
  6. #67777b
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#00bcd4 to white

  1. #00bcd4
  2. #5ac7db
  3. #83d3e2
  4. #a5dee9
  5. #c4e9f1
  6. #e2f4f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#00bcd4 to black

  1. #00bcd4
  2. #189aad
  3. #1e7988
  4. #1e5a64
  5. #1a3c43
  6. #132124
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 311 XGC
      #38bdd1
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ 3115 U
      #00bfd3
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 35BG 42/331
      #38b9cd
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Summer Medley 2 / 50BG 41/312
      #49b6ce
      ΔE = 3.272 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q5.35.62
      #44bcd0
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Q0.29.65
      #4dbdc9
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  6. Abet Laminati

    1. ★ Blu Amorgos 1824
      #00bddb
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Bleu Panarea 482
      #52c4d7
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  7. Jotun

    1. 5206 / Fairouza
      #48bdd0
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 3.695 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  9. Brillux

    1. 69.18.15
      #4bbcce
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10359
      #00c1d4
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10385
      #00bedd
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  11. Duron

    1. Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 1040-B10G
      #54bed8
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  13. Wattyl

    1. Buoyance / E44W
      #52bad0
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1182T Blue Entry
      #57bbd0
      ΔE = 3.384 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 1172T Engaging
      #5abfcc
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. High Dive / 154-5
      #56b8cd
      ΔE = 3.438 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 3.451 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  17. Glidden

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 3.451 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  18. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  19. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-B20G
      #63b6c1
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. Amsterdam / 50BG 41/312
      #59b6c8
      ΔE = 3.731 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  21. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 3.749 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Model Master 2965
      #4fc2db
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fountain - 6787
      #56b5ca
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  24. Nerolac

    1. Sitka - 2459
      #5bbdcc
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Grotto R150C
      #4cb3ca
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Utopia Beckons R153D
      #4ab5c2
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  27. Sico

    1. 6152-42 Blue Flame
      #5ebac9
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-30-5 Ocean Wave
      #4bbcc8
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 2-31-4 Fresco Blue
      #6abbca
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Blue Entry / NP BGG 1574 T
      #5cb6d0
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Faded Jeans / 276
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5752 - Mattie
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. DE 5780 - Water Baby
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  32. Behr

    1. Liquid Blue 520B-5
      #53b6cf
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Jamaican Sea 510B-5
      #59c1cd
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. Surf's Up 50BG 45/291
      #5bb8cf
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Amsterdam 50BG 41/312
      #46b0c9
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7408 - Sunrise River
      #50b6d0
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  35. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  36. Waverly

    1. Lagoon / 60722E / 60889E
      #4bc4d4
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  37. RAL

    1. RAL 210 70 35
      #35bdc8
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. RAL 210 70 30
      #53bcc5
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  38. Taubmans

    1. Cybele / T71-6
      #5abad3
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  39. Plascon

    1. Ellas Eyes B1-A2-1
      #50c4d4
      ΔE = 4.438 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  40. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. Récif des Bahamas
      #5dbdc9
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  42. Delta

    1. Seafoam / 04021
      #43bcc6
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 27-c
      #65b7ca
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  44. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  46. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  47. Tollens

    1. T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  48. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Skink Blue / Baharroth Blue
      #58c1cd
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  49. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Heaven 23-6
      #64bfd4
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. Atlantis Blue / 768
      #55b2ca
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  51. CIL

    1. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  52. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  53. General Paint

    1. Coping / CL 2204M
      #68bed2
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  54. Bristol

    1. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  55. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  56. Berger

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  57. Scib Paints

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  58. Vista Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  59. Levis

    1. Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  60. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15200
      #54b7d4
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 40.5%

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#00bcd4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00bcd4 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #00bcd4">…</p>

#00bcd4 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #00bcd4">…</p>

#00bcd4 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00bcd4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
48340
Binary
00000000, 10111100, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#00bcd4
LRV
≈ 40.7%
Closest short hex
#3bc ΔE = 2.318
RGB
rgb(0, 188, 212)
RGBA
rgba(0, 188, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.470, b: 0.530
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 39.075%, blue: 83.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16728876 / 0xff00bcd4
HSL
hsl(187, 100%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 100%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (186.792), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 186.792, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 63.076%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 211.930, S: 100.019, L: 69.976
Cubehelix
H: -181.308, S: 1.291, L: 0.526
TSL
T: -1.606, S: 0.483, L: 0.528
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 11% (0.113), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 29.862, Y: 40.716, Z: 68.560
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.293, Y: 40.716
CIELab
L: 69.976, a: -30.680, b: -23.187
CIELuv
L: 69.976, u: -51.577, v: -32.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.976, C: 38.456, H: 217.081
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.976, C: 60.772, H: 211.930
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.809, a: -28.131, b: -19.038
CIECAM02
J: 58.971, C: 52.033, h: 212.952, Q: 151.296, M: 45.502, s: 54.841, H: 270.395
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -3.793, green: 6.123
LMS
L: 28.240, M: 48.523, S: 68.065
YCbCr
Y: 131.528, Cb: 166.360, Cr: 43.764
YCoCg
Y: 147.000, Cg: 41.000, Co: -53.000
YDbDr
Y: 134.524, Db: 116.592, Dr: 255.812
YPbPr
Y: 149.684, Pb: 33.620, Pr: -95.104
xvYCC
Y: 144.552, Cb: 157.533, Cr: 44.458
YIQ
Y: 134.524, I: -119.705, Q: -32.286
YUV
Y: 134.524, U: 38.126, V: -118.020
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 4.942
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.053

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