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#05a8bb Hex Color Code

#05a8bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05a8bb is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05a8bb is comprised of 1.96% red, 65.88% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #05a8bb has a hue of 186° (degrees), 95% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.3 nm.

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Color Variations

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#05a8bb linear gradient to complementary #913d2f

  1. #05a8bb
  2. #5497a2
  3. #6e868a
  4. #7e7572
  5. #88645b
  6. #8e5145
  7. #913d2f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008b9d
  2. #0094a7
  3. #009eb1
  4. #05a8bb
  5. #24b2c5
  6. #35bccf
  7. #44c6da

Tones

  1. #05a8bb
  2. #349cab
  3. #46909c
  4. #51848c
  5. #59787d
  6. #5d6c6e
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#05a8bb to white

  1. #05a8bb
  2. #54b6c6
  3. #7dc5d1
  4. #a0d3dd
  5. #c0e2e8
  6. #e0f0f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05a8bb to black

  1. #05a8bb
  2. #178a99
  3. #1c6d78
  4. #1c5159
  5. #18373c
  6. #121f21
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10349
      #00a8bd
      ΔE = 0.754 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. CF10371
      #029eb2
      ΔE = 3.570 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Mermaid Tail X81R165C
      #4fa4b8
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  3. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Open Courtyard - 4317
      #4ea6b0
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Blue Lagoon / 2054-40
      #419dad
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 29-c4
      #5fa5b1
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Key West
      #34abb8
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  11. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  15. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  16. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Capri - 6788
      #01a0b8
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  18. Behr

    1. Blue Jewel 510B-6
      #00a4b2
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. High Dive P480-5
      #1aa8c2
      ΔE = 3.034 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. In The Shade / 9247
      #56a7b2
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  20. Caparol

    1. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 37/02
      #0ca8b0
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 2267
      #00a3c2
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  23. Brillux

    1. 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  24. Delta

    1. Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 3.277 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  25. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. 4022 Blue Slate 17BG 36/333
      #23aab5
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 4036 Big Sea 30BG 33/269
      #46a0af
      ΔE = 3.555 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 3.004 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-7 Peacock
      #0e9fb2
      ΔE = 3.157 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #3daeb9
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 3.158 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  32. Duron

    1. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 3.171 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Surfer
      #00a6ae
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5266
      #3ea5af
      ΔE = 3.270 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 5741
      #0d9daf
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. Jamaican Sea / 154-6
      #1fa3bc
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  36. CIL

    1. Milano
      #08a1ae
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 2-30-5 Spring Breeze
      #269ca8
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  38. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 3.514 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  39. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Roller Derby / B16-08
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  40. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Oceania / E60W
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  41. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 3.592 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  42. Dutch Boy

    1. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 3.750 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  44. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Riviera / 48
      #189fac
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Montego Bay / 159
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  45. California Paints

    1. DE 5753 - Riviera
      #189fac
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. DE 5739 - Montego Bay
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  46. Matthews Paint

    1. Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 3.806 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Copenhagen / 2514
      #56a3b4
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  47. Dulux

    1. 17BG 36/333
      #35afba
      ΔE = 3.896 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  48. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 4.005 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  49. RAL

    1. RAL 210 60 30
      #30a0aa
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. RAL 210 60 25
      #4a9fa7
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  50. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  51. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  52. Sico

    1. 6152-53 Burst of Blue
      #2a9cab
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 6153-52 Miramichi River
      #5ca0ae
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  53. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  54. Sikkens

    1. Q0.30.60
      #4dacb5
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. P9.36.58
      #2eb0ba
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  55. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  56. General Paint

    1. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Tantilizing / CL 2165D
      #10a2aa
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  57. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2055-B10G
      #23a0ba
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-B20G
      #4e9daa
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  58. Para

    1. Castaway / 115F
      #00a9b1
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  59. Bristol

    1. Sea Breeze / P128-C5
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Capricorn Coast / P129-C5
      #009baf
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  60. Taubmans

    1. Peacock Eye / T12 46.F2
      #16a1aa
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Prince Charming / T12 44.F2
      #3ea3bd
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  61. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Navajo Turquoise / 7438
      #00a0aa
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  62. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  63. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7467
      #00adb5
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 632
      #009eba
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  64. Waverly

    1. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  65. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B30G
      #379fa7
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. S 2030-B30G
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  66. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  67. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  68. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  69. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  70. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  71. Alcro

    1. Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  72. Volkswagen

    1. Aqua Green
      #459ba7
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  73. Clark+Kensington

    1. Vivid Aqua / 32C-6
      #3a9ca5
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 27.4%

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#05a8bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05a8bb foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #05a8bb">…</p>

#05a8bb background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #05a8bb">…</p>

#05a8bb shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05a8bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
370875
Binary
00000101, 10101000, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#05a8bb
LRV
≈ 31.6%
Closest short hex
#1ab ΔE = 1.032
RGB
rgb(5, 168, 187)
RGBA
rgba(5, 168, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.014, g: 0.467, b: 0.519
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 35.682%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16406341 / 0xff05a8bb
HSL
hsl(186, 95%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 95%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.264), saturation: 97% (0.973), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 186.264, saturation: 97.326%, perceived brightness: 56.232%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 209.814, S: 99.573, L: 63.029
Cubehelix
H: -181.870, S: 1.113, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -1.596, S: 0.464, L: 0.476
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.973), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 23.031, Y: 31.622, Z: 51.894
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.297, Y: 31.622
CIELab
L: 63.029, a: -28.927, b: -19.967
CIELuv
L: 63.029, u: -46.519, v: -26.656
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.029, C: 35.149, H: 214.615
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.029, C: 53.615, H: 209.814
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.234, a: -25.303, b: -15.351
CIECAM02
J: 51.353, C: 47.937, h: 211.337, Q: 141.186, M: 41.920, s: 54.490, H: 268.327
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.120, jaune: -3.252, green: 5.643
LMS
L: 22.034, M: 37.791, S: 51.532
YCbCr
Y: 120.283, Cb: 160.465, Cr: 55.094
YCoCg
Y: 132.000, Cg: 36.000, Co: -44.250
YDbDr
Y: 121.429, Db: 98.677, Dr: 221.402
YPbPr
Y: 134.649, Pb: 28.245, Pr: -82.374
xvYCC
Y: 131.640, Cb: 152.811, Cr: 55.640
YIQ
Y: 121.429, I: -103.206, Q: -28.556
YUV
Y: 121.429, U: 32.268, V: -102.145
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 1.465
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.544

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