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#05b3bd Hex Color Code

#05b3bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05b3bd is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05b3bd is comprised of 1.96% red, 70.2% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #05b3bd has a hue of 183° (degrees), 95% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.29 nm.

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#05b3bd linear gradient to complementary #9c2826

  1. #05b3bd
  2. #5d9fa2
  3. #798a87
  4. #8a756e
  5. #945f55
  6. #9a473d
  7. #9c2826

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00949e
  2. #009ea8
  3. #00a8b2
  4. #05b3bd
  5. #26bec8
  6. #38c8d2
  7. #48d3dd

Tones

  1. #05b3bd
  2. #36a5ad
  3. #48979d
  4. #53898e
  5. #5a7c7e
  6. #5f6e70
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#05b3bd to white

  1. #05b3bd
  2. #56c0c8
  3. #7fcdd3
  4. #a1d9de
  5. #c2e6e9
  6. #e1f2f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05b3bd to black

  1. #05b3bd
  2. #18939b
  3. #1d747a
  4. #1d565a
  5. #193a3c
  6. #122021
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7466 U
      #00b4bc
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. ★ 2397 U
      #00b3b8
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Aquarium - 6767
      #3aa9ae
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10347
      #00b3ba
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. CF10345
      #40b0b2
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Lake Superior
      #23b0ae
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Mermaid Treasure 500B-5
      #0ab0b6
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Larkspur Blue HDC-SP16-06
      #1db1b4
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  6. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. T2025-4
      #3eacad
      ΔE = 3.980 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 17BG 36/333
      #35afba
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. ★ Javan Dawn 1 / 17BG 36/333
      #20adb8
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Java Sea 18BG 41/313
      #3fb4be
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. 4004 Vista Marine 10BG 39/244
      #5eadb3
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-29-5 Magnetic Island
      #32b4b8
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 1-30-5 Ocean Wave
      #4bbcc8
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Taking the Plunge / 17BG 36/333
      #3baeb5
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Big Sea / 30BG 33/269
      #56a7b0
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  13. Duron

    1. Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  14. Brillux

    1. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 72.21.18
      #00abaf
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  15. Sico

    1. 6151-52 Cayman Blue
      #1aacb7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 3.412 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  16. General Paint

    1. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  18. ProMarker

    1. Turquoise
      #41b6bc
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Intricate Weave - 4338
      #1db6b9
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Ocean Cruise - 2474
      #42bbbe
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7455 - Brookside
      #4ca8ab
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. S 1050-B40G
      #14bdbf
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  23. CIL

    1. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  24. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  25. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 3.386 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Rushing Stream
      #35b0b2
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Exotic Sea
      #0da7b0
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  27. Asian Paints

    1. Teal Blast / 7503
      #29b8bb
      ΔE = 3.076 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Maritime Green / 7455
      #51a9b2
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  28. Delta

    1. Lost Lagoon / 04089
      #00aab5
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Seafoam / 04021
      #43bcc6
      ΔE = 4.139 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  29. Focoltone

    1. 3402
      #00adb1
      ΔE = 3.160 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Cyan Sky / 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  32. ECOS Paints

    1. Cyan Sky (0681)
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Key West
      #34abb8
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Brise océane
      #45a5ac
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Biscay Bay / 256-5
      #4ab2b4
      ΔE = 3.403 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  35. Para

    1. Castaway / 115F
      #00a9b1
      ΔE = 3.592 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  36. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  37. Caparol

    1. 1718-B12G
      #50acb4
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  38. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-B30G
      #64b6bb
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  39. New Look

    1. Caribbean Carnival / B16-07
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  40. Wattyl

    1. Carribean Sky / E59W
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Kings Bay / E68W
      #46afaf
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  42. Berger

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  43. Glidden

    1. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  44. Dupont

    1. CAS459
      #2abdc9
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS443
      #26bdbf
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  45. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 9502 Peacock Plum
      #3bb8b6
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  47. TRUMATCH

    1. 29-b2
      #43aebd
      ΔE = 3.890 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. 25-b2
      #4ca6aa
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  48. Plascon

    1. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  49. Vista Paint

    1. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  50. Crown Diamond

    1. 7339-52 Hawaii
      #42babc
      ΔE = 4.115 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 7338-42 Seaside Spa
      #61b4b9
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  51. Waverly

    1. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  52. Graham & Brown

    1. Touchy Tealey
      #00a7b0
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  53. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bahaman Sea Blue / 2055-40
      #13acbf
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Peacock Blue / 2049-40
      #62adaf
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  54. Taubmans

    1. Jamaican Sea / T12 46.F1
      #00a7ae
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Overseas Trip / T12 45.E2
      #41a9b8
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  55. Ford

    1. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  56. Apple Barrel

    1. Atlantis / 21971E
      #00a7b5
      ΔE = 4.443 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  57. Chrysler

    1. Aqua
      #5cb2bd
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  58. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  59. KILZ

    1. Deep Turquoise / D861
      #56aaad
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  60. Bristol

    1. Nassau / P131-C5
      #00b0ae
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  61. Pascol

    1. Tropical Lagoon PX030
      #28bec0
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  62. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5265
      #5eb1b2
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 5723
      #16a9aa
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  63. Kelly-Moore

    1. Brookside / KM3206-2
      #62b3bb
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  64. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  65. Sikkens

    1. P2.32.63
      #3cbcbc
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. P1.38.55
      #1ca7a9
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  66. RAL

    1. RAL 210 70 30
      #53bcc5
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. RAL 200 70 35
      #39bebf
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  67. Matthews Paint

    1. Santa Clara / 7336
      #60acb5
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  68. Resene

    1. Fountain Blue B72-053-208
      #65adb2
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

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#05b3bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05b3bd foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #05b3bd">…</p>

#05b3bd background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #05b3bd">…</p>

#05b3bd shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05b3bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
373693
Binary
00000101, 10110011, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#05b3bd
LRV
≈ 35.9%
Closest short hex
#0bc ΔE = 3.799
RGB
rgb(5, 179, 189)
RGBA
rgba(5, 179, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.013, g: 0.480, b: 0.507
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 37.031%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16403523 / 0xff05b3bd
HSL
hsl(183, 95%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(183, 95%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 183° (183.261), saturation: 97% (0.974), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 183.261, saturation: 97.354%, perceived brightness: 59.328%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.263, S: 99.617, L: 66.476
Cubehelix
H: -184.981, S: 1.149, L: 0.502
TSL
T: -1.543, S: 0.472, L: 0.502
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.974), magenta: 5% (0.053), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 25.364, Y: 35.943, Z: 53.735
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.312, Y: 35.943
CIELab
L: 66.476, a: -33.597, b: -15.850
CIELuv
L: 66.476, u: -50.158, v: -19.519
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.476, C: 37.148, H: 205.256
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.476, C: 53.822, H: 201.263
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.953, a: -29.400, b: -11.174
CIECAM02
J: 55.099, C: 48.204, h: 204.773, Q: 146.246, M: 42.154, s: 53.688, H: 259.750
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.086, jaune: -2.527, green: 6.072
LMS
L: 25.301, M: 43.495, S: 53.408
YCbCr
Y: 126.023, Cb: 158.142, Cr: 50.904
YCoCg
Y: 138.000, Cg: 41.000, Co: -44.750
YDbDr
Y: 128.114, Db: 91.630, Dr: 234.112
YPbPr
Y: 142.658, Pb: 25.010, Pr: -87.460
xvYCC
Y: 138.518, Cb: 149.970, Cr: 51.172
YIQ
Y: 128.114, I: -106.867, Q: -33.682
YUV
Y: 128.114, U: 29.962, V: -108.010
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/8 ΔE = 1.450
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.878

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