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#05aec3 Hex Color Code

#05aec3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05aec3 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05aec3 is comprised of 1.96% red, 68.24% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #05aec3 has a hue of 187° (degrees), 95% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.05 nm.

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

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Color Schemes

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#05aec3 linear gradient to complementary #9c3d2c

  1. #05aec3
  2. #5a9da8
  3. #778b8e
  4. #877974
  5. #92675b
  6. #995343
  7. #9c3d2c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #008fa4
  2. #009aae
  3. #00a4b9
  4. #05aec3
  5. #25b8ce
  6. #38c3d8
  7. #47cee3

Tones

  1. #05aec3
  2. #37a1b2
  3. #4995a2
  4. #558992
  5. #5c7c82
  6. #617073
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#05aec3 to white

  1. #05aec3
  2. #56bbcd
  3. #7fc9d7
  4. #a2d6e1
  5. #c2e4eb
  6. #e1f1f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05aec3 to black

  1. #05aec3
  2. #188f9f
  3. #1d717d
  4. #1d545d
  5. #19393e
  6. #121f22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 0.936 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3125
      #00b0c7
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 7467
      #00adb5
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  6. Delta

    1. ★ Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  8. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. In The Shade / 9247
      #56a7b2
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 1718-B12G
      #50acb4
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10349
      #00a8bd
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. CF10362
      #00aece
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Key West
      #34abb8
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. ★ 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Nassau / 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7407 - True Sky Blue
      #26a6c4
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B20G
      #3cabb9
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2050-B10G
      #40aac3
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  25. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  26. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  27. Plascon

    1. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  28. Brillux

    1. 69.18.18
      #1ea9c2
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  29. CIL

    1. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  30. Nerolac

    1. Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Open Courtyard - 4317
      #4ea6b0
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  34. Glidden

    1. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5722
      #00acc9
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 5266
      #3ea5af
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  36. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  37. Sikkens

    1. Q5.42.53
      #00a5bb
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Q9.35.60
      #44b3cb
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #3daeb9
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  39. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  40. Dulux

    1. 17BG 36/333
      #35afba
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 50BG 30/384
      #00a2be
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  41. Crown Diamond

    1. 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  42. Apple Barrel

    1. Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  43. Dutch Boy

    1. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 3.720 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 4.144 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  44. Sico

    1. 6151-52 Cayman Blue
      #1aacb7
      ΔE = 3.753 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  45. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  46. ICI Paints

    1. 4022 Blue Slate 17BG 36/333
      #23aab5
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Finger Lakes 30BG 39/258
      #58abb9
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  47. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jamaica Bay - 6781
      #34a3b6
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  48. Valspar Paint

    1. Backstroke
      #09a5b4
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Exotic Sea
      #0da7b0
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Bayshore / 50BG 30/384
      #00a0b9
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  50. General Paint

    1. Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  51. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  52. Behr

    1. Gulf Waters MQ4-52
      #2ca6c1
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Blue Jewel 510B-6
      #00a4b2
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  53. Taubmans

    1. Glorious Sky / T12 45.F5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  54. Bristol

    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  55. Waverly

    1. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  56. Dupont

    1. CAS460
      #00a3b3
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  57. Focoltone

    1. 1106
      #00a2b9
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 3446
      #00a1b0
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  58. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  59. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  60. RAL

    1. RAL 660-3
      #51a5b8
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. RAL 660-4
      #3fb8cf
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  61. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  62. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  63. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Aqua
      #5cb2bd
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  64. Matthews Paint

    1. Dream I Can Fly / 7932
      #30a3bc
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Copenhagen / 2514
      #56a3b4
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  65. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  66. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  67. Homebase

    1. Cyan
      #3ba3bc
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  68. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 E 51 - Delphinium Blue / Mermaid / Larkspur
      #4fa7bf
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  69. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

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#05aec3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05aec3 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

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<p style="color: #05aec3">…</p>

#05aec3 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #05aec3">…</p>

#05aec3 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05aec3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
372419
Binary
00000101, 10101110, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#05aec3
LRV
≈ 34.2%
Closest short hex
#2ab ΔE = 1.858
RGB
rgb(5, 174, 195)
RGBA
rgba(5, 174, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.013, g: 0.465, b: 0.521
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 37.036%, blue: 76.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16404797 / 0xff05aec3
HSL
hsl(187, 95%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 95%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (186.632), saturation: 97% (0.974), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 186.632, saturation: 97.436%, perceived brightness: 58.317%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 210.923, S: 99.608, L: 65.154
Cubehelix
H: -181.480, S: 1.156, L: 0.493
TSL
T: -1.603, S: 0.464, L: 0.494
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.974), magenta: 11% (0.108), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 25.045, Y: 34.241, Z: 56.908
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.295, Y: 34.241
CIELab
L: 65.154, a: -29.250, b: -21.183
CIELuv
L: 65.154, u: -47.958, v: -28.729
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.154, C: 36.115, H: 215.911
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.154, C: 55.905, H: 210.923
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.516, a: -26.006, b: -16.700
CIECAM02
J: 53.642, C: 49.237, h: 212.194, Q: 144.299, M: 43.057, s: 54.625, H: 269.427
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.124, jaune: -3.458, green: 5.774
LMS
L: 23.821, M: 40.850, S: 56.504
YCbCr
Y: 124.091, Cb: 162.231, Cr: 52.318
YCoCg
Y: 137.000, Cg: 37.000, Co: -46.250
YDbDr
Y: 125.863, Db: 104.043, Dr: 229.834
YPbPr
Y: 139.515, Pb: 29.935, Pr: -85.466
xvYCC
Y: 135.819, Cb: 154.296, Cr: 52.924
YIQ
Y: 125.863, I: -107.423, Q: -29.202
YUV
Y: 125.863, U: 34.023, V: -106.035
Munsell Color System
5B 6/8 ΔE = 1.056
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.528

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