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#05b8bc Hex Color Code

#05b8bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05b8bc is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05b8bc is comprised of 1.96% red, 72.16% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #05b8bc has a hue of 181° (degrees), 95% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.58 nm.

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  1. Idyllic holidays
  2. Sincere laughter of children girl with red hair on blue isolated. Happy child expresses a sincere emotion.
  3. Doctor sells medicine to a sick person in a hospital clandestinely, concept co-payment sanitary

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#05b8bc linear gradient to complementary #a21f26

  1. #05b8bc
  2. #60a3a1
  3. #7e8d86
  4. #8f766d
  5. #995f54
  6. #9f443d
  7. #a21f26

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00989c
  2. #00a2a7
  3. #00adb1
  4. #05b8bc
  5. #27c3c7
  6. #3aced2
  7. #49d9dd

Tones

  1. #05b8bc
  2. #36a9ac
  3. #499a9c
  4. #548c8d
  5. #5b7d7e
  6. #5f6f6f
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#05b8bc to white

  1. #05b8bc
  2. #57c4c7
  3. #7fd0d2
  4. #a2dcdd
  5. #c2e8e8
  6. #e1f3f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05b8bc to black

  1. #05b8bc
  2. #18979a
  3. #1d7779
  4. #1d585a
  5. #193b3c
  6. #122121
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2397 XGC
      #00b8bd
      ΔE = 0.356 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 2398 U
      #32beb7
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  2. Nerolac

    1. ★ Intricate Weave - 4338
      #1db6b9
      ΔE = 0.781 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Ocean Cruise - 2474
      #42bbbe
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  3. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Teal Blast / 7503
      #29b8bb
      ΔE = 0.830 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Valley Green / 7511
      #27bab6
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  4. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Cyan Sky (0681)
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cyan Sky / 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Alexandra Valley / 7511
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Alexandra Valley
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Alexandra Valley / 7511
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-29-5 Magnetic Island
      #32b4b8
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 1-28-5 Pacific Ocean
      #28b5b1
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B40G
      #14bdbf
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Montego Bay / 156-6
      #38b8be
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Artesian Well / 201-5
      #5ab1ac
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  13. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS443
      #26bdbf
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. CAS459
      #2abdc9
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10344
      #00bdc4
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. CF10338
      #00aaad
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Biscay Bay / PPG1234-5
      #4fb3b3
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sail the Seas R156C
      #30b7b5
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Turquoise Tint
      #2fb2ac
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Feuille de laurier
      #2bb2b3
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Paradis
      #22afb2
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7339-52 Hawaii
      #42babc
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 7338-42 Seaside Spa
      #61b4b9
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  20. New Look

    1. Caribbean Carnival / B16-07
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  21. Wattyl

    1. Carribean Sky / E59W
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Kings Bay / E68W
      #46afaf
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  22. Pascol

    1. Tropical Lagoon PX030
      #28bec0
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  23. Caparol

    1. Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  24. ProMarker

    1. Turquoise
      #41b6bc
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 9502 Peacock Plum
      #3bb8b6
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  26. Sikkens

    1. P2.32.63
      #3cbcbc
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. P0.30.60
      #42b5b0
      ΔE = 3.601 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  27. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2040-B40G
      #67b9ba
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  28. Behr

    1. Mermaid Treasure 500B-5
      #0ab0b6
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Pool Party PPKR-60
      #32b7b1
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Art Deco Dreams / 32D-4
      #39bcb9
      ΔE = 3.077 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  30. Plascon

    1. Misted Aqua G7-B2-1
      #40b8b4
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  31. Sico

    1. 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 6149-42 Naples Bay
      #41bdb6
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Poolside Blue / 2048-40
      #20bab5
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Teal Tone / 663
      #44bcb7
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. 3963 Niagara Mist 85GG 44/328
      #41bab6
      ΔE = 3.295 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Java Sea 18BG 41/313
      #3fb4be
      ΔE = 3.570 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  34. General Paint

    1. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 3.340 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Searent / CLV 1161D
      #4ebfc4
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  35. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #39c0c4
      ΔE = 3.406 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Taos Turquoise
      #3ac3ca
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. Lake Superior
      #23b0ae
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  37. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-b
      #53b4b8
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 29-a
      #00b3c4
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. 7503 - Cool Turquoise
      #2eb8b2
      ΔE = 3.565 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  39. Duron

    1. Biscay
      #0baeb5
      ΔE = 3.583 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Aquarium
      #39b5c1
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  40. Bristol

    1. Nassau / P131-C5
      #00b0ae
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  41. Taubmans

    1. High Dive / T12 46.E1
      #4cbdc2
      ΔE = 3.655 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Caruso / T10 50B-2
      #4cb2ae
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  42. RAL

    1. RAL 200 70 30
      #52bcbd
      ΔE = 3.667 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. RAL 190 70 35
      #45bcb3
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  43. Dulux

    1. 90GG 43/338
      #44bfbe
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 17BG 36/333
      #35afba
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  45. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Aquarium - 6767
      #3aa9ae
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  46. Focoltone

    1. 3402
      #00adb1
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  47. Devoe Paint

    1. Taking the Plunge / 17BG 36/333
      #3baeb5
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  48. KILZ

    1. Vivid Turquoise / E742
      #56bcbe
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  49. Brillux

    1. 69.21.15
      #45bec6
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  50. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  51. Delta

    1. Seafoam / 04021
      #43bcc6
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  52. Tollens

    1. T2025-4
      #3eacad
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  53. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  54. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.437 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 3C-80-3 Atta Boy Blue
      #66b8b8
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  55. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cool Turquoise / KM3238-2
      #43c2c1
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  56. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  57. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5265
      #5eb1b2
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 5317
      #5fb1ad
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  58. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Legendary Blue 22-9
      #64b9b9
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  59. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  60. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1164T Woven Blue
      #67b9b7
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 41.0%

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#05b8bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05b8bc foreground

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #05b8bc">…</p>

#05b8bc background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #05b8bc">…</p>

#05b8bc shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05b8bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
374972
Binary
00000101, 10111000, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#05b8bc
LRV
≈ 37.9%
Closest short hex
#1bb ΔE = 1.735
RGB
rgb(5, 184, 188)
RGBA
rgba(5, 184, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.013, g: 0.488, b: 0.499
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 37.447%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16402244 / 0xff05b8bc
HSL
hsl(181, 95%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(181, 95%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 181° (181.311), saturation: 97% (0.973), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 181.311, saturation: 97.340%, perceived brightness: 60.639%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 195.770, S: 99.633, L: 67.977
Cubehelix
H: -186.921, S: 1.162, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -1.510, S: 0.477, L: 0.513
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.973), magenta: 2% (0.021), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 26.276, Y: 37.941, Z: 53.506
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.322, Y: 37.941
CIELab
L: 67.977, a: -36.250, b: -13.038
CIELuv
L: 67.977, u: -51.958, v: -14.673
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.977, C: 38.523, H: 199.782
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.977, C: 53.990, H: 195.770
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.596, a: -31.647, b: -8.385
CIECAM02
J: 56.761, C: 48.278, h: 200.604, Q: 148.435, M: 42.218, s: 53.331, H: 254.159
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.065, jaune: -2.039, green: 6.298
LMS
L: 26.865, M: 46.243, S: 53.212
YCbCr
Y: 128.445, Cb: 156.248, Cr: 49.135
YCoCg
Y: 140.250, Cg: 43.750, Co: -44.500
YDbDr
Y: 130.935, Db: 85.882, Dr: 239.475
YPbPr
Y: 146.161, Pb: 22.585, Pr: -89.684
xvYCC
Y: 141.527, Cb: 147.839, Cr: 49.219
YIQ
Y: 130.935, I: -107.918, Q: -36.606
YUV
Y: 130.935, U: 28.082, V: -110.485
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/8 ΔE = 4.214
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 14.432

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