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#05b2b4 Hex Color Code

#05b2b4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05b2b4 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05b2b4 is comprised of 1.96% red, 69.8% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #05b2b4 has a hue of 181° (degrees), 95% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.98 nm.

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#05b2b4 linear gradient to complementary #95242c

  1. #05b2b4
  2. #599d9b
  3. #748883
  4. #84736c
  5. #8d5c56
  6. #934440
  7. #95242c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009395
  2. #009d9f
  3. #00a7aa
  4. #05b2b4
  5. #25bdbe
  6. #37c7c9
  7. #46d2d4

Tones

  1. #05b2b4
  2. #34a3a5
  3. #469596
  4. #508787
  5. #577979
  6. #5b6b6b
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#05b2b4 to white

  1. #05b2b4
  2. #55bfc0
  3. #7dcccc
  4. #a0d9d9
  5. #c1e6e5
  6. #e0f2f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05b2b4 to black

  1. #05b2b4
  2. #189293
  3. #1c7374
  4. #1c5656
  5. #183a3a
  6. #122020
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Larkspur Blue HDC-SP16-06
      #1db1b4
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Fiji P460-5
      #00aaad
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Feuille de laurier
      #2bb2b3
      ΔE = 0.971 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. ★ Paradis
      #22afb2
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2397 U
      #00b3b8
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 7466 U
      #00b4bc
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rushing Stream
      #35b0b2
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Aqua Mosaic X84R155C
      #0aa8ac
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Lake Superior
      #23b0ae
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  6. Nerolac

    1. ★ Intricate Weave - 4338
      #1db6b9
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Jamacian Sea - 2481
      #1fb7b2
      ΔE = 3.020 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  7. Bristol

    1. ★ Nassau / P131-C5
      #00b0ae
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  8. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3402
      #00adb1
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-29-5 Magnetic Island
      #32b4b8
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 1-28-5 Pacific Ocean
      #28b5b1
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Picnic Haven / 7527
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Alexandra Valley
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 0682
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cyan Sky / 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Pleasant Stream / 0682
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  14. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Cyan Sky (0681)
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Pleasant Stream (0682)
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2050-B50G
      #3eb0a8
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-28-6 Peacock Plume
      #26b3af
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #47acb1
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  17. Duron

    1. Biscay
      #0baeb5
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Surfer
      #00a6ae
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  18. Caparol

    1. Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 1718-B12G
      #50acb4
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. Trader Vic 84GG 40/346
      #33b3af
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 3963 Niagara Mist 85GG 44/328
      #41bab6
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  20. Asian Paints

    1. Teal Blast / 7503
      #29b8bb
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Emerald Satin / 7502
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  21. Wattyl

    1. Kings Bay / E68W
      #46afaf
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Carribean Sky / E59W
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2025-4
      #3eacad
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Lagoon Teal / T08 66-3
      #00b1ac
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Jamaican Sea / T12 46.F1
      #00a7ae
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10338
      #00aaad
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Biscay Bay / 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Montego Bay / 156-6
      #38b8be
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  26. New Look

    1. Caribbean Carnival / B16-07
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Palm Coast Teal / 733
      #3baaaa
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Poseidon / 664
      #01a7a2
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5723
      #16a9aa
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. 5265
      #5eb1b2
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Taking the Plunge / 17BG 36/333
      #3baeb5
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Marine Blue / 88GG 32/346
      #27a6a2
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  31. Glidden

    1. Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  32. Sikkens

    1. P0.30.60
      #42b5b0
      ΔE = 3.319 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. P9.36.58
      #2eb0ba
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5732 - Teal Me No Lies
      #0daca7
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Teal Me No Lies / 41
      #0daca7
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 3.431 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Aquarium - 6767
      #3aa9ae
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  36. RAL

    1. RAL 710-2
      #00aaa7
      ΔE = 3.457 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. RAL 200 70 30
      #52bcbd
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  37. ProMarker

    1. Turquoise
      #41b6bc
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  38. Brillux

    1. 72.18.18
      #17afa8
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  39. Plascon

    1. Misted Aqua G7-B2-1
      #40b8b4
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Ocean Motion G7-A1-4
      #04b4a8
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7503 - Cool Turquoise
      #2eb8b2
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  41. Dulux

    1. Crystal Surprise 1
      #00a8a8
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 17BG 36/333
      #35afba
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  42. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-b1
      #4fadb1
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 25-b2
      #4ca6aa
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  43. Sico

    1. 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 6151-52 Cayman Blue
      #1aacb7
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  44. Para

    1. Castaway / 115F
      #00a9b1
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  45. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B40G
      #14bdbf
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  46. Crown Diamond

    1. 7339-52 Hawaii
      #42babc
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  47. Dupont

    1. CAS443
      #26bdbf
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. CAS444
      #00a4a8
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  48. General Paint

    1. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  49. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 3C-80-4 Underwater Wonders
      #00a4a9
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  50. Clark+Kensington

    1. Art Deco Dreams / 32D-4
      #39bcb9
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Fun Days / 31C-5
      #5caca8
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  51. Delta

    1. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 4.322 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Laguna Blue / 024180202W
      #00a6ad
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  52. Pascol

    1. Tropical Lagoon PX030
      #28bec0
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  53. KILZ

    1. Deep Turquoise / D861
      #56aaad
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  55. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  56. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  57. Scib Paints

    1. Alexandra Valley / 7511
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Picnic Haven / 7527
      #5aada6
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  58. Kelly-Moore

    1. Soothing Song / KM3239-3
      #00a5a4
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  59. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Soothing Song / 7502
      #00aba1
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  60. Audi

    1. Aquarellgruen Metallic / LY6M
      #50b2a9
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  61. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  62. Loop

    1. Bergamo / Maxi Bergamo / LP-252 / LP-429
      #13a9a1
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  63. HKS

    1. HKS 51
      #00a4a4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  64. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Hyacinth Dream 22-10
      #4ca5a7
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  65. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  66. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  67. CIL

    1. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 34.8%

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#05b2b4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05b2b4 foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #05b2b4">…</p>

#05b2b4 background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #05b2b4">…</p>

#05b2b4 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05b2b4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
373428
Binary
00000101, 10110010, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#05b2b4
LRV
≈ 35.2%
Closest short hex
#2aa ΔE = 2.835
RGB
rgb(5, 178, 180)
RGBA
rgba(5, 178, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.014, g: 0.490, b: 0.496
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 36.077%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16403788 / 0xff05b2b4
HSL
hsl(181, 95%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(181, 95%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 181° (180.686), saturation: 97% (0.972), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 180.686, saturation: 97.222%, perceived brightness: 58.561%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 194.034, S: 99.601, L: 65.877
Cubehelix
H: -187.530, S: 1.117, L: 0.495
TSL
T: -1.500, S: 0.478, L: 0.496
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.972), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 24.217, Y: 35.165, Z: 48.682
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.325, Y: 35.165
CIELab
L: 65.877, a: -35.938, b: -11.765
CIELuv
L: 65.877, u: -50.534, v: -12.632
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.877, C: 37.815, H: 198.128
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.877, C: 52.089, H: 194.034
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.300, a: -30.879, b: -7.164
CIECAM02
J: 54.447, C: 47.120, h: 199.291, Q: 145.378, M: 41.206, s: 53.239, H: 252.373
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.058, jaune: -1.827, green: 6.174
LMS
L: 24.947, M: 42.950, S: 48.425
YCbCr
Y: 124.637, Cb: 154.482, Cr: 51.911
YCoCg
Y: 135.250, Cg: 42.750, Co: -42.500
YDbDr
Y: 126.501, Db: 80.516, Dr: 231.043
YPbPr
Y: 141.295, Pb: 20.895, Pr: -86.592
xvYCC
Y: 137.347, Cb: 146.355, Cr: 51.935
YIQ
Y: 126.501, I: -103.701, Q: -35.960
YUV
Y: 126.501, U: 26.327, V: -106.595
Munsell Color System
10BG 6/8 ΔE = 2.427
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 14.869

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