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#05b8cd Hex Color Code

#05b8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05b8cd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05b8cd is comprised of 1.96% red, 72.16% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #05b8cd has a hue of 186° (degrees), 95% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.24 nm.

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#05b8cd linear gradient to complementary #b03722

  1. #05b8cd
  2. #66a5af
  3. #859291
  4. #987e74
  5. #a46958
  6. #ac523d
  7. #b03722

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0098ac
  2. #00a2b7
  3. #00adc2
  4. #05b8cd
  5. #28c3d8
  6. #3ccee3
  7. #4cdaef

Tones

  1. #05b8cd
  2. #3aabbc
  3. #4d9daa
  4. #59909a
  5. #618389
  6. #667679
  7. #696969

Tints and Shades

#05b8cd to white

  1. #05b8cd
  2. #59c4d5
  3. #82d0de
  4. #a4dce6
  5. #c3e7ee
  6. #e2f3f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05b8cd to black

  1. #05b8cd
  2. #1997a7
  3. #1e7783
  4. #1e5861
  5. #1a3b41
  6. #132123
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 35BG 42/331
      #38b9cd
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Summer Medley 2 / 50BG 41/312
      #49b6ce
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B20G
      #16b3ca
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. S 1040-B20G
      #58c2d3
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  5. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS475
      #2bbad2
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  6. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-b1
      #46b6c6
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 28-b1
      #00afcb
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  8. Duron

    1. Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3125
      #00b0c7
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 7466
      #00b5bd
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Brookside / KM3206-2
      #62b3bb
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  11. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. Utopia Beckons R153D
      #4ab5c2
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Blue Grotto R150C
      #4cb3ca
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  13. Brillux

    1. 69.18.15
      #4bbcce
      ΔE = 3.047 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  14. Jotun

    1. 5206 / Fairouza
      #48bdd0
      ΔE = 3.122 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10359
      #00c1d4
      ΔE = 3.189 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  16. Plascon

    1. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 3.208 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  18. ECOS Paints

    1. Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Amsterdam / 50BG 41/312
      #59b6c8
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  22. Delta

    1. Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Seafoam / 04021
      #43bcc6
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-30-5 Ocean Wave
      #4bbcc8
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  24. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Amorgos 1824
      #00bddb
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Cool Aqua / 2056-40
      #19b0bc
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  27. Berger

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  29. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  30. Wattyl

    1. Buoyance / E44W
      #52bad0
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  32. Glidden

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Splash Of Teal / 17BG 36/333
      #38acc0
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  33. RAL

    1. RAL 210 70 35
      #35bdc8
      ΔE = 3.895 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. RAL 210 70 30
      #53bcc5
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fountain - 6787
      #56b5ca
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  35. Sikkens

    1. Q0.29.65
      #4dbdc9
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. P9.36.58
      #2eb0ba
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  36. CIL

    1. Taking the Plunge
      #3aaebb
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  37. Sico

    1. 6152-42 Blue Flame
      #5ebac9
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  38. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  39. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  40. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  41. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  42. General Paint

    1. Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 4.467 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  43. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  44. Caparol

    1. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  45. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  46. Porter Paints

    1. Nassau / 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  47. Nerolac

    1. Sitka - 2459
      #5bbdcc
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  48. Coronado Paint

    1. 7439 - Bountiful Blue
      #28adbb
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. 7408 - Sunrise River
      #50b6d0
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  49. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  50. Chrysler

    1. Aqua
      #5cb2bd
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  51. Behr

    1. Placid Sea P470-5
      #1aadbb
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Tropical Tide 520D-5
      #65b6c2
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  52. California Paints

    1. DE 5759 - Toes on the Nose
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. DE 5780 - Water Baby
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  53. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Water Baby / 254
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  54. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #3daeb9
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  55. Nippon Paint

    1. Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  56. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  57. Peintures MF

    1. Récif des Bahamas
      #5dbdc9
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Key West
      #34abb8
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  58. Tollens

    1. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  59. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B20G
      #3cabb9
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2050-B30G
      #44b1b8
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  60. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1172T Engaging
      #5abfcc
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  61. Dutch Boy

    1. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  62. ICI Paints

    1. Pacific Coast 18BG 47/282
      #5dbdc7
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Sleeping Beauty 50BG 46/289
      #5fb8cf
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  63. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  64. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  65. ProMarker

    1. Turquoise
      #41b6bc
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  66. Matthews Paint

    1. Thalassa / 8713
      #62b8c0
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  67. Waverly

    1. Lagoon / 60722E / 60889E
      #4bc4d4
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  68. Taubmans

    1. Glorious Sky / T12 45.F5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  69. Bristol

    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  70. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Skink Blue / Baharroth Blue
      #58c1cd
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 44.6%

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#05b8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05b8cd foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #05b8cd">…</p>

#05b8cd background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #05b8cd">…</p>

#05b8cd shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05b8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
374989
Binary
00000101, 10111000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#05b8cd
LRV
≈ 38.7%
Closest short hex
#2bc ΔE = 1.763
RGB
rgb(5, 184, 205)
RGBA
rgba(5, 184, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.013, g: 0.467, b: 0.520
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 39.004%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16402227 / 0xff05b8cd
HSL
hsl(186, 95%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 95%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (186.300), saturation: 98% (0.976), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 186.300, saturation: 97.561%, perceived brightness: 61.597%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 210.059, S: 99.655, L: 68.546
Cubehelix
H: -181.832, S: 1.221, L: 0.520
TSL
T: -1.597, S: 0.466, L: 0.521
CMYK
cyan: 98% (0.976), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 28.218, Y: 38.717, Z: 63.732
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.296, Y: 38.717
CIELab
L: 68.546, a: -30.870, b: -21.531
CIELuv
L: 68.546, u: -50.598, v: -29.282
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.546, C: 37.637, H: 214.895
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.546, C: 58.461, H: 210.059
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.223, a: -27.943, b: -17.171
CIECAM02
J: 57.379, C: 50.743, h: 211.514, Q: 149.241, M: 44.374, s: 54.528, H: 268.554
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.121, jaune: -3.508, green: 6.038
LMS
L: 26.961, M: 46.257, S: 63.285
YCbCr
Y: 130.111, Cb: 163.711, Cr: 47.928
YCoCg
Y: 144.500, Cg: 39.500, Co: -48.750
YDbDr
Y: 132.873, Db: 108.543, Dr: 243.164
YPbPr
Y: 147.385, Pb: 31.085, Pr: -90.466
xvYCC
Y: 142.578, Cb: 155.306, Cr: 48.532
YIQ
Y: 132.873, I: -113.380, Q: -31.317
YUV
Y: 132.873, U: 35.494, V: -112.185
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 4.032
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.302

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