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#05b4ef Hex Color Code

#05b4ef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05b4ef is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05b4ef is comprised of 1.96% red, 70.59% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #05b4ef has a hue of 195° (degrees), 96% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.76 nm.

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  1. Syringe and vial on blue background with copy space, flat lay, top view
  2. Face of Beautiful Olive Skinned Woman with Light Colored Eyes on Blue Background
  3. card of HAPPY FATHER'S DAY and wine with copy space

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#05b4ef linear gradient to complementary #c6762e

  1. #05b4ef
  2. #6caace
  3. #8ea0ae
  4. #a4968f
  5. #b38b70
  6. #be8150
  7. #c6762e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0094cd
  2. #009ed8
  3. #00a9e3
  4. #05b4ef
  5. #2bbffb
  6. #40caff
  7. #51d5ff

Tones

  1. #05b4ef
  2. #42aadb
  3. #58a0c7
  4. #6697b3
  5. #6f8da0
  6. #76838d
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#05b4ef to white

  1. #05b4ef
  2. #5ec0f2
  3. #87cdf5
  4. #a8d9f7
  5. #c7e6fa
  6. #e3f2fd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05b4ef to black

  1. #05b4ef
  2. #1b93c3
  3. #217498
  4. #205670
  5. #1c3a4a
  6. #142027
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3408
      #00b2ed
      ΔE = 0.709 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 3380
      #00baef
      ΔE = 3.063 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  2. HKS

    1. ★ HKS 47
      #00b2eb
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. HKS 48
      #00b0dc
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #23b2ee
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Cyber Grape
      #00aeef
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5246
      #00afea
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ 6006
      #00afeb
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  5. PlaidFX

    1. ★ Nitro Blue / 36880
      #28aee4
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  6. Delta

    1. Lake / 02919
      #33bbee / #3be
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mermaid Blue / 02710
      #02a8da
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  7. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28127
      #27aae2
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  8. FolkArt

    1. Cayman Blue / 513
      #45bbf6
      ΔE = 3.614 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  10. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1060-B
      #36b5e2
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Cool Blue / 5343 B
      #58aad1
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  11. Nerolac

    1. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  12. Caran d'Ache

    1. 161 Light Blue
      #59b9ea
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 3.815 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 2995
      #00a6de
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  14. Behr

    1. Windjammer 550B-5
      #3eabda
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  15. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  16. Humbrol

    1. 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Rio Carnival R147C
      #5faed6
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  20. New Look

    1. Bumper Car / D20-10
      #3da9da
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  21. Olympic

    1. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  22. Dulux

    1. 89BG 37/353
      #47aed8
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 80BG 39/354
      #38b1db
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  23. Caparol

    1. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 41/07
      #5ca8d8
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Note 86BG 43/321
      #55b1d9
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Picturesque / 9208
      #61aee1
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  30. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B50
      #38b1db
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  31. Sikkens

    1. R8.40.60
      #43b4dd
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. S0.40.60
      #2fafd9
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  32. Glidden

    1. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fine Arts / 35D-4
      #5badd5
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  35. Resene

    1. Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  36. KILZ

    1. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  37. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #00adf4
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  39. Colortrend

    1. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  40. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  41. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Hoeth Blue
      #57a9d4
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  42. Crown Paint

    1. Sky High
      #3ea9d5
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  43. RAL

    1. RAL 250 70 30
      #6bb3db
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  44. Taubmans

    1. Headwater / T10 44B-2
      #52a8d4
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  45. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  46. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  47. Dupont

    1. CAS523
      #4eb6dd
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  48. Peintures MF

    1. Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  49. Abet Laminati

    1. Azzurro 847
      #6db1d8
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Belle Island / 782
      #5facd2
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Sea To Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  51. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  52. Wattyl

    1. Limpid Sea / E35W
      #50b5db
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 39.9%

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#05b4ef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05b4ef foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #05b4ef">…</p>

#05b4ef background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #05b4ef">…</p>

#05b4ef shadow

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05b4ef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
373999
Binary
00000101, 10110100, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#05b4ef
LRV
≈ 38.9%
Closest short hex
#3be ΔE = 3.412
RGB
rgb(5, 180, 239)
RGBA
rgba(5, 180, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.012, g: 0.425, b: 0.564
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 41.224%, blue: 93.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16403217 / 0xff05b4ef
HSL
hsl(195, 96%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 96%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (195.128), saturation: 98% (0.979), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 195.128, saturation: 97.908%, perceived brightness: 62.669%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.081, S: 99.687, L: 68.681
Cubehelix
H: -171.915, S: 1.357, L: 0.525
TSL
T: -1.783, S: 0.448, L: 0.527
CMYK
cyan: 98% (0.979), magenta: 25% (0.247), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 6% (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 6% (0.063)
XYZ
X: 31.957, Y: 38.902, Z: 87.469
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.246, Y: 38.902
CIELab
L: 68.681, a: -17.321, b: -39.920
CIELuv
L: 68.681, u: -46.635, v: -62.070
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.681, C: 43.516, H: 246.544
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.681, C: 77.637, H: 233.081
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.372, a: -17.693, b: -39.487
CIECAM02
J: 57.456, C: 59.386, h: 230.470, Q: 149.340, M: 51.932, s: 58.970, H: 291.841
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.239, jaune: -6.783, green: 5.466
LMS
L: 25.926, M: 44.085, S: 86.642
YCbCr
Y: 131.427, Cb: 179.801, Cr: 46.986
YCoCg
Y: 151.000, Cg: 29.000, Co: -57.250
YDbDr
Y: 134.401, Db: 157.397, Dr: 246.078
YPbPr
Y: 146.973, Pb: 49.625, Pr: -90.214
xvYCC
Y: 142.224, Cb: 171.592, Cr: 48.753
YIQ
Y: 134.401, I: -123.205, Q: -18.648
YUV
Y: 134.401, U: 51.474, V: -113.526
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.979
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 2.608

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