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#05a9be Hex Color Code

#05a9be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05a9be is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05a9be is comprised of 1.96% red, 66.27% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #05a9be has a hue of 187° (degrees), 95% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.95 nm.

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  1. Thresher shark in profile, showing extremely long tail
  2. Girl hand holding mini water testing test kit over blurred swimming pool background
  3. Motion picture backstage area with director's chair, camera or camcorder on wheels, the lighting projector spotlight and clapperboard. Filmmaking behind the scenes

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Color Schemes

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#05a9be linear gradient to complementary #943f2f

  1. #05a9be
  2. #5598a5
  3. #70888c
  4. #807773
  5. #8b655c
  6. #915345
  7. #943f2f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008ba0
  2. #0095aa
  3. #009fb4
  4. #05a9be
  5. #24b3c8
  6. #36bdd3
  7. #45c8dd

Tones

  1. #05a9be
  2. #359dae
  3. #48919e
  4. #53858f
  5. #5a797f
  6. #5f6e71
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#05a9be to white

  1. #05a9be
  2. #55b7c9
  3. #7ec6d3
  4. #a0d4de
  5. #c1e2e9
  6. #e0f1f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05a9be to black

  1. #05a9be
  2. #188b9b
  3. #1d6d7a
  4. #1c525b
  5. #18373d
  6. #121f21
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10349
      #00a8bd
      ΔE = 0.370 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. CF10371
      #029eb2
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  2. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Open Courtyard - 4317
      #4ea6b0
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Blue Lagoon / 2054-40
      #419dad
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Eau profonde
      #40a5c2
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. In The Shade / 9247
      #56a7b2
      ΔE = 4.235 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 3.561 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  15. Delta

    1. ★ Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ High Dive P480-5
      #1aa8c2
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Gulf Waters MQ4-52
      #2ca6c1
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  20. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 29-c4
      #5fa5b1
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Overseas Trip / T12 45.E2
      #41a9b8
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Blue Jasper / T72-7
      #099cb3
      ΔE = 4.696 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  25. Caparol

    1. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 2412
      #48a0b0
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3125
      #00b0c7
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 632
      #009eba
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  27. Focoltone

    1. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 2267
      #00a3c2
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Backstroke
      #09a5b4
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Exotic Sea
      #0da7b0
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  29. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  30. Apple Barrel

    1. Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  31. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  32. Dupont

    1. CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Jamaican Sea / 154-6
      #1fa3bc
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  35. Dulux

    1. 38BG 30/352
      #00a1b8
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 52BG 38/320
      #39afc9
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  36. Duron

    1. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 3.066 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Capri
      #0aa7c8
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  37. RAL

    1. RAL 220 60 40
      #00a1b9
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. RAL 690-2
      #00a2ad
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  38. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Roller Derby / B16-08
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  39. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Oceania / E60W
      #0d9dac
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  40. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5722
      #00acc9
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5741
      #0d9daf
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  41. Matthews Paint

    1. Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 3.365 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Copenhagen / 2514
      #56a3b4
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  42. CIL

    1. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 3.460 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Milano
      #08a1ae
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  44. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-7 Peacock
      #0e9fb2
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 6812 Ocean Dip
      #3aa4c1
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  45. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  46. Devoe Paint

    1. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  47. ICI Paints

    1. Windjammer 50BG 37/336
      #35a9c4
      ΔE = 3.614 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 4036 Big Sea 30BG 33/269
      #46a0af
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  48. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 2040-B20G
      #399eaf
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  49. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  50. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  51. Bristol

    1. Sea Breeze / P128-C5
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  52. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  53. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2055-B10G
      #23a0ba
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-B20G
      #4e9daa
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  54. Cloverdale Paint

    1. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  55. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  56. General Paint

    1. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  57. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  58. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  59. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  60. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  61. California Paints

    1. DE 5753 - Riviera
      #189fac
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. DE 5760 - Caribbean Cruise
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  62. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Riviera / 48
      #189fac
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Caribbean Cruise / 111
      #3f9da9
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  63. Sikkens

    1. Q0.30.60
      #4dacb5
      ΔE = 4.611 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. P9.36.58
      #2eb0ba
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  64. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  65. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  66. Sico

    1. 6152-53 Burst of Blue
      #2a9cab
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 6153-52 Miramichi River
      #5ca0ae
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  67. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  68. Waverly

    1. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  69. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  70. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  71. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  72. Para

    1. Castaway / 115F
      #00a9b1
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 31.5%

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#05a9be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05a9be foreground

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="color: #05a9be">…</p>

#05a9be background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

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<p style="background-color: #05a9be">…</p>

#05a9be shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05a9be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
371134
Binary
00000101, 10101001, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#05a9be
LRV
≈ 32.1%
Closest short hex
#2ab ΔE = 1.458
RGB
rgb(5, 169, 190)
RGBA
rgba(5, 169, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.014, g: 0.464, b: 0.522
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 36.053%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16406082 / 0xff05a9be
HSL
hsl(187, 95%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 95%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (186.811), saturation: 97% (0.974), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 186.811, saturation: 97.368%, perceived brightness: 56.677%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 211.386, S: 99.582, L: 63.444
Cubehelix
H: -181.288, S: 1.126, L: 0.479
TSL
T: -1.607, S: 0.463, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.974), magenta: 11% (0.111), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 23.541, Y: 32.123, Z: 53.665
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.294, Y: 32.123
CIELab
L: 63.444, a: -28.432, b: -21.009
CIELuv
L: 63.444, u: -46.628, v: -28.447
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.444, C: 35.351, H: 216.462
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.444, C: 54.620, H: 211.386
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.677, a: -25.045, b: -16.465
CIECAM02
J: 51.795, C: 48.474, h: 212.560, Q: 141.793, M: 42.390, s: 54.677, H: 269.894
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.126, jaune: -3.433, green: 5.641
LMS
L: 22.335, M: 38.292, S: 53.281
YCbCr
Y: 121.081, Cb: 161.491, Cr: 54.513
YCoCg
Y: 133.250, Cg: 35.750, Co: -45.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.358, Db: 101.793, Dr: 223.169
YPbPr
Y: 135.580, Pb: 29.360, Pr: -82.966
xvYCC
Y: 132.439, Cb: 153.791, Cr: 55.120
YIQ
Y: 122.358, I: -104.444, Q: -28.145
YUV
Y: 122.358, U: 33.287, V: -102.960
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 0.813
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.718

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