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#05aac6 Hex Color Code

#05aac6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05aac6 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05aac6 is comprised of 1.96% red, 66.67% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #05aac6 has a hue of 189° (degrees), 95% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.82 nm.

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#05aac6 linear gradient to complementary #9c482f

  1. #05aac6
  2. #599bab
  3. #758b91
  4. #867b78
  5. #916b5f
  6. #985a47
  7. #9c482f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008ca7
  2. #0096b1
  3. #00a0bc
  4. #05aac6
  5. #25b4d0
  6. #37bedb
  7. #46c9e5

Tones

  1. #05aac6
  2. #379eb5
  3. #4a93a5
  4. #568895
  5. #5e7c85
  6. #637175
  7. #666666 / #666

Tints and Shades

#05aac6 to white

  1. #05aac6
  2. #56b8cf
  3. #7fc6d9
  4. #a1d4e2
  5. #c2e2ec
  6. #e1f1f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05aac6 to black

  1. #05aac6
  2. #188ba2
  3. #1d6e7f
  4. #1d525e
  5. #19373f
  6. #121f22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 0.685 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5722
      #00acc9
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5260
      #24a1c5
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Infinity Pool
      #00a5b6
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-6
      #009eb2
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Windjammer 50BG 37/336
      #35a9c4
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Chelsea Blue 52BG 38/320
      #41acc6
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10362
      #00aece
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. CF10389
      #00b5d9
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2050-B10G
      #40aac3
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1555-B10G
      #35b3cd
      ΔE = 3.616 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 7431 - Patch Of Blue
      #4baabe
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  9. Delta

    1. ★ Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  10. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. ★ 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  12. Duron

    1. Capri
      #0aa7c8
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Jamaica Bay
      #1a9db9
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #53aac3
      ΔE = 3.681 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Jamaican Sea / 154-6
      #1fa3bc
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Blue Calypso / 254-5
      #52a5b7
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  15. Matthews Paint

    1. Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Ciel Bleu / 4721
      #49a1bc
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  16. Dulux

    1. 52BG 38/320
      #39afc9
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 38BG 30/352
      #00a1b8
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  17. Glidden

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  19. Berger

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  20. Focoltone

    1. 2267
      #00a3c2
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 1100
      #00a3ca
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  22. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  24. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  25. Dupont

    1. CAS476
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. CAS468
      #2f9eb2
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Eau profonde
      #40a5c2
      ΔE = 3.250 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Bonaventure / 7359
      #50a7c7
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  28. Sikkens

    1. Q5.42.53
      #00a5bb
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Q3.30.56
      #51aab7
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3125
      #00b0c7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 632
      #009eba
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Prince Charming / T12 44.F2
      #3ea3bd
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  31. Resene

    1. Aquarius B70-066-222
      #43a8c5
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 6812 Ocean Dip
      #3aa4c1
      ΔE = 3.096 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2055 Ocean Dip
      #4ca9c7
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #26a5cb
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 1-32-5 Porcelain Blue
      #29a4c4
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 1-31-6 Hawaiian Surf
      #009fb5
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 3.247 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Ocean Front
      #55a4b8
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  36. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 3.266 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  37. Caparol

    1. 80 14 220 / Arctis 115
      #48acc8
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 75 14 220 / Arctis 75
      #48a0b8
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  38. Nerolac

    1. Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. French Drapes - 4296
      #52a8c2
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  39. Bristol

    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  40. General Paint

    1. Millhouse / CL 2215D
      #2ea4c4
      ΔE = 3.368 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Magdalene / CL 2205D
      #089eb7
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  41. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  43. RAL

    1. RAL 220 60 40
      #00a1b9
      ΔE = 3.497 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. RAL 660-3
      #51a5b8
      ΔE = 3.689 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  44. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Capri - 6788
      #01a0b8
      ΔE = 3.809 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  45. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  46. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  47. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  48. Devoe Paint

    1. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  49. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  50. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 2040-B20G
      #399eaf
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  51. Laura Ashley

    1. 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  52. Brillux

    1. 69.15.18
      #4ea8c5
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  53. Disney

    1. 3C-60-3 Buzz Blaster Blue
      #39abce
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  54. CIL

    1. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  55. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 3212T Blue Crock
      #5fabc3
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  57. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-a
      #00a3b5
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  58. Behr

    1. Tropical Holiday 530B-6
      #00a0c3
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Brilliant Sea 520B-6
      #009cb9
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  59. Chrysler

    1. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  60. Plascon

    1. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  61. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-63 Captain Blue
      #009fb4
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 7333-52 Satin Blue
      #3c9db7
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  62. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  63. Olympic

    1. Frivolous A56-5
      #329db2
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  64. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  65. California Paints

    1. DE 5829 - Frozen Wave
      #56acca
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  66. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Frozen Wave / 230
      #56acca
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  67. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  68. KILZ

    1. Vintage Sapphire / C872
      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  69. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 35.2%

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#05aac6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05aac6 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #05aac6">…</p>

#05aac6 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #05aac6">…</p>

#05aac6 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05aac6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
371398
Binary
00000101, 10101010, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#05aac6
LRV
≈ 32.9%
Closest short hex
#0ac ΔE = 2.258
RGB
rgb(5, 170, 198)
RGBA
rgba(5, 170, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.013, g: 0.456, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 36.844%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16405818 / 0xff05aac6
HSL
hsl(189, 95%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 95%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (188.705), saturation: 97% (0.975), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 188.705, saturation: 97.475%, perceived brightness: 57.423%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 216.732, S: 99.598, L: 64.044
Cubehelix
H: -179.237, S: 1.158, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -1.643, S: 0.460, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.975), magenta: 14% (0.141), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 24.626, Y: 32.856, Z: 58.459
xyY
x: 0.212, y: 0.283, Y: 32.856
CIELab
L: 64.044, a: -26.263, b: -24.546
CIELuv
L: 64.044, u: -46.346, v: -34.585
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.044, C: 35.948, H: 223.064
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.044, C: 57.827, H: 216.732
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.320, a: -23.622, b: -20.344
CIECAM02
J: 52.430, C: 50.088, h: 216.775, Q: 142.660, M: 43.801, s: 55.411, H: 275.229
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.149, jaune: -4.053, green: 5.569
LMS
L: 22.667, M: 38.802, S: 58.009
YCbCr
Y: 122.369, Cb: 164.712, Cr: 53.577
YCoCg
Y: 135.750, Cg: 34.250, Co: -47.000
YDbDr
Y: 123.857, Db: 111.574, Dr: 226.021
YPbPr
Y: 136.871, Pb: 32.975, Pr: -83.788
xvYCC
Y: 133.548, Cb: 156.966, Cr: 54.398
YIQ
Y: 123.857, I: -107.289, Q: -26.178
YUV
Y: 123.857, U: 36.486, V: -104.275
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 1.640
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 5.063

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