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#05a8c6 Hex Color Code

#05a8c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05a8c6 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05a8c6 is comprised of 1.96% red, 65.88% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #05a8c6 has a hue of 189° (degrees), 95% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.48 nm.

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  1. Cod fishes floating in aquarium, Alesund, Norway.
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  3. 3d stairs on isolated blue background

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#05a8c6 linear gradient to complementary #9a4b31

  1. #05a8c6
  2. #5799ac
  3. #738a92
  4. #847b79
  5. #8f6c60
  6. #965c49
  7. #9a4b31

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008ba8
  2. #0094b2
  3. #009ebc
  4. #05a8c6
  5. #25b2d0
  6. #37bcdb
  7. #46c6e5

Tones

  1. #05a8c6
  2. #379db5
  3. #4a92a5
  4. #568795
  5. #5e7c85
  6. #637175
  7. #666666 / #666

Tints and Shades

#05a8c6 to white

  1. #05a8c6
  2. #56b6cf
  3. #7fc5d9
  4. #a1d3e2
  5. #c2e2ec
  6. #e1f0f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05a8c6 to black

  1. #05a8c6
  2. #188aa2
  3. #1d6d7f
  4. #1d515e
  5. #19373f
  6. #121f22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 0.081 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2200 C
      #05a9c7
      ΔE = 0.352 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 2228 U
      #00a8bc
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 7431 - Patch Of Blue
      #4baabe
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Capri
      #0aa7c8
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Jamaica Bay
      #1a9db9
      ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Windjammer 50BG 37/336
      #35a9c4
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Chelsea Blue 52BG 38/320
      #41acc6
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q9.45.53
      #00a3c1
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. R5.37.56
      #38a2c2
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2267
      #00a3c2
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 1100
      #00a3ca
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tahiti Green
      #35a5bd
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 3.820 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  11. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Ciel Bleu / 4721
      #49a1bc
      ΔE = 3.614 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10362
      #00aece
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. CF10389
      #00b5d9
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-32-5 Porcelain Blue
      #29a4c4
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. 70BG 31/332
      #35a3c3
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  15. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS476
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 6812 Ocean Dip
      #3aa4c1
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2055 Ocean Dip
      #4ca9c7
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B10G
      #40aac3
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  19. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  20. General Paint

    1. Millhouse / CL 2215D
      #2ea4c4
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Prince Charming / T12 44.F2
      #3ea3bd
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Eau profonde
      #40a5c2
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 3.619 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  23. Resene

    1. Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dream I Can Fly / 769
      #20a1c2
      ΔE = 3.034 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  25. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 3.040 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Patch of Blue
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. True Sky Blue
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  28. Berger

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  29. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 3.134 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  31. Glidden

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  32. RAL

    1. RAL 230 60 35
      #009fbd
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. RAL 660-3
      #51a5b8
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Indian Bead / 70BG 31/332
      #3ea1be
      ΔE = 3.223 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 3.382 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  34. Delta

    1. Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 3.259 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Azure Sky / 7407
      #34a5cb
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  36. Behr

    1. Tropical Holiday 530B-6
      #00a0c3
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Brilliant Sea 520B-6
      #009cb9
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  37. Nerolac

    1. French Drapes - 4296
      #52a8c2
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Nora's Niche - 4303
      #54a8c2
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Capri - 6788
      #01a0b8
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  39. Laura Ashley

    1. 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  40. Disney

    1. 3C-60-3 Buzz Blaster Blue
      #39abce
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  41. Bristol

    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5259
      #4fabc7
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 5721
      #00add8
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  43. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Charybdis (0661)
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  44. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 0661
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Charybdis / 0661
      #38a5cb
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 3.905 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Ocean Front
      #55a4b8
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  47. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  48. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Out At Sea / NP BGG 1569 D
      #36a2c6
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  49. CIL

    1. Indian Bead
      #3da2c4
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  50. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  51. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B10G
      #24add4
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  52. Brillux

    1. 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 66.18.18
      #0ba5ce
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  53. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  54. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  55. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  56. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Old Port / 7406
      #009bb8
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  57. KILZ

    1. Vintage Sapphire / C872
      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  58. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 7336-53 Flowering Lei
      #169ab4
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  59. Apple Barrel

    1. Bimini Blue / 21482
      #00a3cc
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  60. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1204T Blue Quilt
      #60a6bc
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  61. California Paints

    1. DE 5829 - Frozen Wave
      #56acca
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  62. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Frozen Wave / 230
      #56acca
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  63. Chrysler

    1. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  64. Caparol

    1. 2412
      #48a0b0
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  65. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  66. Plascon

    1. Baby Bird Blue B2-B2-1
      #54accc
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  67. Ressource Peintures

    1. Blue Grotto / F46
      #549eb9
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  68. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 36.0%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
370886
Binary
00000101, 10101000, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#05a8c6
LRV
≈ 32.1%
Closest short hex
#0ac ΔE = 1.595
RGB
rgb(5, 168, 198)
RGBA
rgba(5, 168, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.013, g: 0.453, b: 0.534
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 36.615%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16406330 / 0xff05a8c6
HSL
hsl(189, 95%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 95%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (189.326), saturation: 97% (0.975), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 189.326, saturation: 97.475%, perceived brightness: 56.889%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 218.419, S: 99.591, L: 63.435
Cubehelix
H: -178.552, S: 1.154, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -1.656, S: 0.458, L: 0.481
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.975), magenta: 15% (0.152), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 24.254, Y: 32.111, Z: 58.335
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.280, Y: 32.111
CIELab
L: 63.435, a: -25.252, b: -25.481
CIELuv
L: 63.435, u: -45.657, v: -36.213
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.435, C: 35.874, H: 225.258
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.435, C: 58.275, H: 218.419
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.667, a: -22.768, b: -21.368
CIECAM02
J: 51.772, C: 50.250, h: 218.131, Q: 141.761, M: 43.943, s: 55.676, H: 276.922
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.157, jaune: -4.220, green: 5.489
LMS
L: 22.095, M: 37.800, S: 57.876
YCbCr
Y: 121.361, Cb: 165.294, Cr: 54.313
YCoCg
Y: 134.750, Cg: 33.250, Co: -47.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.683, Db: 113.340, Dr: 223.789
YPbPr
Y: 135.441, Pb: 33.745, Pr: -82.880
xvYCC
Y: 132.320, Cb: 157.643, Cr: 55.196
YIQ
Y: 122.683, I: -106.740, Q: -25.133
YUV
Y: 122.683, U: 37.064, V: -103.245
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/10 ΔE = 2.620
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 4.637

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