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#05a979 Hex Color Code

#05a979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05a979 is a medium dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #05a979 is comprised of 1.96% red, 66.27% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #05a979 has a hue of 162° (degrees), 94% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 511.9 nm.

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  1. Outdoors Fire Assembly Point sign outdoors
  2. Malachite texture close-up
  3. lush foliage

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#05a979 linear gradient to complementary #8a2460

  1. #05a979
  2. #489675
  3. #618471
  4. #71706d
  5. #7c5b69
  6. #844364
  7. #8a2460

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008c5e
  2. #009567
  3. #009f70
  4. #05a979
  5. #20b382
  6. #30bd8b
  7. #3ec795

Tones

  1. #05a979
  2. #2e9b73
  3. #3e8d6e
  4. #498068
  5. #4f7262
  6. #54655d
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#05a979 to white

  1. #05a979
  2. #4fb88e
  3. #77c6a4
  4. #9bd5ba
  5. #bde3d1
  6. #def1e8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05a979 to black

  1. #05a979
  2. #158b64
  3. #1a6e50
  4. #19523c
  5. #16372a
  6. #111f18
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #00a97b
      ΔE = 0.578 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
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      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Congo Green / T12 51.H2
      #00a779
      ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Wild River / T87-7
      #54a47a
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10293
      #00a975
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. CF10301
      #00aa87
      ΔE = 3.748 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2060-B90G
      #23a77d
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Natural Green / S 1565-G
      #37ad70
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2620-B73G
      #18a474
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. 69 18 153 / Malachit 80
      #2cac70
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3852 Forest Falls 10GG 33/483
      #28a874
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Greensboro 30GG 30/483
      #00a179
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ Garden Medley 470B-5
      #27a773
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Fresh Greens 460B-5
      #3dad71
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  8. Nerolac

    1. ★ Pixie - 2517
      #20ae7e
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Full Canopy - 4360
      #1cad83
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5285
      #2ba476
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 5278
      #42aa85
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Frost Green / 9294
      #1ead78
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blade Of Grass / 7566
      #18b183
      ΔE = 3.010 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Julep
      #01af7e
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Jitterbug Jade
      #019d76
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7566 - Peaceful Thyme
      #32ab79
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 7550 - Emerald Acres
      #309f7e
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Vera Cruz 21-12
      #00a880
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Parasol 20-12
      #52a374
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  14. CIL

    1. Forest Falls
      #31ad7c
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Fairy Tale Green
      #4aab80
      ΔE = 3.672 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  15. Berger

    1. Peaceful Thyme / 7566
      #00b080
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Emerald Acres / 7550
      #00a283
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. Peaceful Thyme / 7566
      #00b080
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Emerald Acres / 7550
      #00a283
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. Peaceful Thyme
      #00b080
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Emerald Acres
      #00a283
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  18. Dulux

    1. 10GG 33/483
      #33ad7b
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. 10GG 33/404
      #4cab7f
      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 524
      #21ad84
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 1133D Turquoise Beads
      #32a987
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  20. Glidden

    1. Beanstalk / PPG1227-6
      #31aa74
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Congo Green / PPG1229-6
      #00a483
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Beanstalk / PPG1227-6
      #31aa74
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Congo Green / PPG1229-6
      #00a483
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. Forest Falls / 10GG 33/483
      #31ad78
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Malabar / 30GG 33/453
      #29ae85
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Good Luck Charm
      #3fa677
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Green Energy X114R222C
      #48ab7c
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  24. Nippon Paint

    1. Gretel's Guess / NP BGG 1618 D
      #1fb180
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Green Fortune / NP BGG 1625 D
      #40ad76
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-B90G
      #17a075
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. S 2040-B90G
      #41aa86
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Clover Hilltop / 104-6
      #00a27b
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Carolina Parakeet / 106-6
      #31ae71
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. Funk / A278
      #3ea37d
      ΔE = 3.329 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  28. ECOS Paints

    1. Tropical Tale (0717)
      #41a474
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 0717
      #41a474
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Tropical Tale / 0717
      #41a474
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 1-25-6 Sunny Glade
      #39a470
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 1-26-6 Ocean Gardens
      #21a689
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  32. Crayola

    1. Jungle Green
      #29ab87
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Green
      #01a368
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Peaceful Thyme / KM3287-3
      #26b186
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Summer Sumac / KM3303-3
      #4fa774
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  34. Plascon

    1. Bethany Green G6-A1-3
      #00a06c
      ΔE = 3.565 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Himalaya Sky G6-B1-4
      #0cac8c
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  35. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-26-7 Aquarelle
      #20a785
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Cabana Green / 2039-30
      #019f76
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Kelly Green / 2037-30
      #01a263
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  37. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Sybarite Green
      #30a56c
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Biel-Tan Green
      #1ba169
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  38. Sikkens

    1. L7.38.56
      #49ad81
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. L5.47.52
      #009f66
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  39. Dupont

    1. CAS372
      #48a278
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. CAS388
      #39a183
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  40. Humbrol

    1. 50 Green Mist
      #009f69
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  41. RAL

    1. RAL 160 60 40
      #45a074
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. RAL 160 60 35
      #53a079
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  42. Brillux

    1. 81.15.18
      #00b47a
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 78.18.18
      #21af8c
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  43. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jitterbug Jade - 6987
      #019d6e
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Julep - 6746
      #57aa80
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  44. Ford

    1. Green
      #40a382
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Green
      #3e9c71
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  45. TRUMATCH

    1. 20-b1
      #00a167
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. 20-c3
      #499e70
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  46. Crown Diamond

    1. 7291-63 Emerald Necklace
      #45a570
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 7287-53 Calypso Blue
      #2aaf8e
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  47. Sico

    1. 6130-63 Emerald Necklace
      #45a570
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 6131-53 Mint Essence
      #49b288
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  48. PlaidFX

    1. Smashing / 36855
      #00a366
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  49. Chrysler

    1. Green
      #0aa067
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  50. California Paints

    1. DE 5677 - Brasilia
      #00a466
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  51. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Jungle / 37
      #00a466
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  52. Audi

    1. Tropicgruen Pearl / 9028, LY6L
      #00a686
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  53. Apple Barrel

    1. Crisp Green / 21890
      #00b273
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  54. Matthews Paint

    1. Greenward / 448
      #159c6d
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Sea Green / 58098
      #4db187
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  55. HKS

    1. HKS 53
      #00af8c
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  56. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Emerald Acres / 7550
      #43a687
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Peaceful Thyme / 7566
      #40b484
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  57. Delta

    1. Spring Green / 025170202W
      #23b685
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  58. ProMarker

    1. Green
      #00a889
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  59. Wattyl

    1. Myrtle Leaf / F34W
      #4fa076
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  60. Resene

    1. Ocean Green G67-085-157
      #4ca973
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Niagara G67-091-177
      #29a98b
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  61. Focoltone

    1. 2261
      #009b70
      ΔE = 4.906 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. 3428
      #009b68
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  62. Dutch Boy

    1. St. Patrick
      #009b69
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  63. GM / General Motors

    1. Green
      #4f9e76
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  64. FolkArt

    1. Turquoise / 961
      #40ae8e
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  65. Disney

    1. 4C-70-3 Poohs Prairie
      #009d7b
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 25.5%

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#05a979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05a979 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #05a979">…</p>

#05a979 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #05a979">…</p>

#05a979 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05a979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
371065
Binary
00000101, 10101001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#05a979
LRV
≈ 29.8%
Closest short hex
#0a7 ΔE = 0.781
RGB
rgb(5, 169, 121)
RGBA
rgba(5, 169, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.017, g: 0.573, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 39.630%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16406151 / 0xff05a979
HSL
hsl(162, 94%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(162, 94%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 162° (162.439), saturation: 97% (0.970), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 162.439, saturation: 97.041%, perceived brightness: 53.255%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 152.110, S: 99.472, L: 61.469
Cubehelix
H: -206.926, S: 0.971, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -1.199, S: 0.532, L: 0.449
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.970), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 28% (0.284), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 17.700, Y: 29.786, Z: 22.902
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.423, Y: 29.786
CIELab
L: 61.469, a: -48.394, b: 14.626
CIELuv
L: 61.469, u: -51.989, v: 27.516
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.469, C: 50.556, H: 163.183
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.469, C: 58.822, H: 152.110
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.577, a: -37.621, b: 13.324
CIECAM02
J: 49.688, C: 48.979, h: 164.502, Q: 138.879, M: 42.832, s: 55.535, H: 200.412
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.853, jaune: 2.464, green: 6.865
LMS
L: 22.047, M: 38.249, S: 22.980
YCbCr
Y: 114.319, Cb: 131.200, Cr: 59.412
YCoCg
Y: 116.000, Cg: 53.000, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.492, Db: 9.816, Dr: 208.196
YPbPr
Y: 130.612, Pb: -5.140, Pr: -79.792
xvYCC
Y: 128.173, Cb: 123.485, Cr: 57.908
YIQ
Y: 114.492, I: -82.277, Q: -49.613
YUV
Y: 114.492, U: 3.203, V: -96.060
Munsell Color System
7.5G 6/8 ΔE = 2.144
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 1.924

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