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#05a3b2 Hex Color Code

#05a3b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05a3b2 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05a3b2 is comprised of 1.96% red, 63.92% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #05a3b2 has a hue of 185° (degrees), 95% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.99 nm.

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#05a3b2 linear gradient to complementary #863a31

  1. #05a3b2
  2. #4e929b
  3. #678284
  4. #75716f
  5. #7e6059
  6. #844e45
  7. #863a31

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008795
  2. #00909f
  3. #0099a8
  4. #05a3b2
  5. #22adbc
  6. #33b6c6
  7. #41c0cf

Tones

  1. #05a3b2
  2. #3297a3
  3. #438b94
  4. #4e7f86
  5. #557378
  6. #59686a
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#05a3b2 to white

  1. #05a3b2
  2. #53b2be
  3. #7bc1cb
  4. #9ed1d8
  5. #bfe0e5
  6. #dff0f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05a3b2 to black

  1. #05a3b2
  2. #178692
  3. #1b6a73
  4. #1b4f55
  5. #18363a
  6. #111e20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Jewel 510B-6
      #00a4b2
      ΔE = 0.562 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. High Dive P480-5
      #1aa8c2
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Backstroke
      #09a5b4
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 0.723 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 3.201 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 26-b2
      #18a1b0
      ΔE = 0.765 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. ★ 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #00a1ad
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 38BG 30/352
      #00a1b8
      ΔE = 3.273 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  7. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Turquoise / 20210 / K2614
      #379fa5
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5753 - Riviera
      #189fac
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Luna Moona B1-B1-4
      #1498a8
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Marine Blue / 88GG 32/346
      #1fa4ae
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Milano Teal / 16BG 29/350
      #089eb4
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  11. Wattyl

    1. ★ Oceania / E60W
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  12. New Look

    1. ★ Roller Derby / B16-08
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Marine Magic / T12 45.F1
      #00a1b5
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Millstream / T73-6
      #3da8b5
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #1f9fa9
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  15. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Pennant - 2475
      #00a2a6
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Navajo Turquoise / 7438
      #00a0aa
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. Evia
      #3da2b2
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Turkish Tile / NP BGG 1590 D
      #009aa2
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  19. Sico

    1. 6152-53 Burst of Blue
      #2a9cab
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 6153-52 Miramichi River
      #5ca0ae
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5729
      #2a9eb0
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 5372
      #359ea0
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10371
      #029eb2
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  23. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  24. General Paint

    1. Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  25. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 7340-53 Great!
      #3a9ca0
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  27. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5312 B
      #43a3b2
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-B30G
      #4fa0a6
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. S 2040-B20G
      #399eaf
      ΔE = 3.017 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Caribbean Cruise / 111
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Tropical Lagoon / 55
      #1e98ae
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  30. Delta

    1. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. 4022 Blue Slate 17BG 36/333
      #23aab5
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Milano 16BG 29/350
      #009ba8
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  32. Duron

    1. Surfer
      #00a6ae
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs / PPG1150-5
      #4e9aa8
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  34. Clark+Kensington

    1. Vivid Aqua / 32C-6
      #3a9ca5
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Glitz and Glamour / 33D-4
      #39989f
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Milano / 16BG 29/350
      #08a1a8
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Big Sea / 30BG 33/269
      #56a7b0
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  36. Caparol

    1. Alaska 5
      #2c9ca4
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  37. Dupont

    1. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 3.442 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. CAS436
      #2d9fa1
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  38. Bristol

    1. Capricorn Coast / P129-C5
      #009baf
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  39. Para

    1. Castaway / 115F
      #00a9b1
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  40. RAL

    1. RAL 210 60 25
      #4a9fa7
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. RAL 200 60 40
      #00a4a6
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  41. Volkswagen

    1. Aqua Green
      #459ba7
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7438 - Navajo Turquoise
      #0096a3
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  43. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3135
      #0099ab
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 7467
      #00adb5
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Nassau / 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  45. Brillux

    1. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 69.21.21
      #0096a4
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  46. Matthews Paint

    1. Mardi Gras Teal / 24340
      #4ca2a8
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Copenhagen / 2514
      #56a3b4
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  47. Disney

    1. 3C-80-4 Underwater Wonders
      #00a4a9
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  48. Vista Paint

    1. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  50. Berger

    1. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  51. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Acapulco Cliffs B57-4
      #4f9ca5
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  52. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-29-6 Voyager Sky
      #229aa1
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 3-30-5 Tropical Sea
      #4d999e
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  53. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1173D Ocean Calm
      #0097a6
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  54. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Myth 23-8
      #0099ae
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  55. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Aquarium - 6767
      #3aa9ae
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  56. CIL

    1. Peacock's Plume
      #0097a3
      ΔE = 4.443 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  57. Asian Paints

    1. In The Shade / 9247
      #56a7b2
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  58. GM / General Motors

    1. Turquoise
      #2b96a4
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Cape Blue
      #4b9aa9
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lake / 2053-40
      #579da6
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Blue Spa / 2052-40
      #4a9fa2
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  60. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thunderhawk Blue
      #509ba9
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  61. Chrysler

    1. Aqua
      #5a9fa7
      ΔE = 4.722 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  62. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu de Manche / CFL6
      #529ba1
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Lagoon / VINT11
      #39989e
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  63. Iveco

    1. Azzurro Fonte / 366
      #3a96a6
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  64. Alcro

    1. Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  65. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5d9ea9
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  66. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  67. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  68. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  69. Sikkens

    1. P3.35.53
      #009ea1
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. P1.38.55
      #1ca7a9
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

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#05a3b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05a3b2 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #05a3b2">…</p>

#05a3b2 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #05a3b2">…</p>

#05a3b2 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05a3b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
369586
Binary
00000101, 10100011, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#05a3b2
LRV
≈ 29.4%
Closest short hex
#0ab ΔE = 2.549
RGB
rgb(5, 163, 178)
RGBA
rgba(5, 163, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.014, g: 0.471, b: 0.514
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 34.345%, blue: 69.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16407630 / 0xff05a3b2
HSL
hsl(185, 95%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 95%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (185.202), saturation: 97% (0.972), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 185.202, saturation: 97.191%, perceived brightness: 54.361%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 206.727, S: 99.535, L: 61.166
Cubehelix
H: -182.987, S: 1.070, L: 0.460
TSL
T: -1.577, S: 0.466, L: 0.461
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.972), magenta: 8% (0.084), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 21.192, Y: 29.438, Z: 46.676
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.303, Y: 29.438
CIELab
L: 61.166, a: -29.424, b: -17.757
CIELuv
L: 61.166, u: -45.495, v: -22.908
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.166, C: 34.367, H: 211.110
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.166, C: 50.937, H: 206.727
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.257, a: -25.230, b: -13.026
CIECAM02
J: 49.379, C: 46.428, h: 208.958, Q: 138.446, M: 40.601, s: 54.154, H: 265.249
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.107, jaune: -2.872, green: 5.569
LMS
L: 20.596, M: 35.345, S: 46.365
YCbCr
Y: 116.881, Cb: 157.969, Cr: 57.573
YCoCg
Y: 127.250, Cg: 35.750, Co: -42.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.468, Db: 91.095, Dr: 213.869
YPbPr
Y: 130.426, Pb: 25.670, Pr: -79.690
xvYCC
Y: 128.013, Cb: 150.549, Cr: 57.998
YIQ
Y: 117.468, I: -98.942, Q: -28.743
YUV
Y: 117.468, U: 29.788, V: -98.670
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 3.790
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.548

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