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#05bcbc Hex Color Code

#05bcbc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #05bcbc is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #05bcbc is comprised of 1.96% red, 73.73% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #05bcbc has a hue of 180° (degrees), 95% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

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  1. Young woman making a stop pose
  2. Abstract technology background
  3. Giant Kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera) fronds / leaves in blue ocean

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Color Schemes

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#05bcbc linear gradient to complementary #a91825

  1. #05bcbc
  2. #63a6a1
  3. #828f86
  4. #94786c
  5. #9f5f53
  6. #a6433c
  7. #a91825

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #009b9b
  2. #00a6a6
  3. #00b1b1
  4. #05bcbc
  5. #27c7c7
  6. #3bd3d2
  7. #4bdede

Tones

  1. #05bcbc
  2. #37acac
  3. #499d9c
  4. #548e8d
  5. #5b7f7e
  6. #5f706f
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#05bcbc to white

  1. #05bcbc
  2. #57c7c7
  3. #80d3d2
  4. #a2dedd
  5. #c2e9e8
  6. #e1f4f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#05bcbc to black

  1. #05bcbc
  2. #199a9a
  3. #1e7979
  4. #1d5a5a
  5. #193c3c
  6. #122121
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-B40G
      #14bdbf
      ΔE = 0.912 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS443
      #26bdbf
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. CAS459
      #2abdc9
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Alexandra Valley
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Alexandra Valley / 7511
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #06b8b9
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Alexandra Valley / 7511
      #00bcb5
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  6. Pascol

    1. ★ Tropical Lagoon PX030
      #28bec0
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Valley Green / 7511
      #27bab6
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. ★ Teal Blast / 7503
      #29b8bb
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Art Deco Dreams / 32D-4
      #39bcb9
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ Caicos Turquoise MQ4-21
      #24b7b6
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Lagoon Rock P460-4
      #42bcbf
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Poolside Blue / 2048-40
      #20bab5
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Teal Tone / 663
      #44bcb7
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 9502 Peacock Plum
      #3bb8b6
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  12. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Cyan Sky (0681)
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Island Moment (0695)
      #51b6ab
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 0695
      #51b6ab
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cyan Sky / 0681
      #2cb7b9
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Indian Necklace / 0695
      #51b6ab
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2397 XGC
      #00b8bd
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 2398 U
      #32beb7
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3963 Niagara Mist 85GG 44/328
      #41bab6
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Timberlake 90GG 45/254
      #68bab8
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  17. Nerolac

    1. ★ Intricate Weave - 4338
      #1db6b9
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Evan's Delight - 2495
      #65b7b3
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7339-52 Hawaii
      #42babc
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Tint Of Turquoise / PPG1232-5
      #41bfb5
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Montego Bay / PPG1233-6
      #3fbabd
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Tint Of Turquoise / PPG1232-5
      #41bfb5
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  21. Plascon

    1. Misted Aqua G7-B2-1
      #40b8b4
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Tint Of Turquoise / 101-5
      #3abdb7
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Montego Bay / 156-6
      #38b8be
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  23. Dulux

    1. 90GG 43/338
      #44bfbe
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 70GG 39/303
      #55b7ac
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7503 - Cool Turquoise
      #2eb8b2
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7511 - Alexandra Valley
      #2fbbae
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10344
      #00bdc4
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. CF10666
      #55b3b4
      ΔE = 4.273 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  26. Earthpaint

    1. 1-28-5 Pacific Ocean
      #28b5b1
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 1-29-5 Magnetic Island
      #32b4b8
      ΔE = 3.211 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  27. Wattyl

    1. Carribean Sky / E59W
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Kings Bay / E68W
      #46afaf
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  28. New Look

    1. Caribbean Carnival / B16-07
      #45b6b7
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  29. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #39c0c4
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Taos Turquoise
      #3ac3ca
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  30. Sico

    1. 6149-42 Naples Bay
      #41bdb6
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 6150-42 Splashdown
      #50b4b8
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  31. Caparol

    1. Lagune 4
      #40b4b4
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 80 14 200 / Verona 115
      #58c0bc
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cool Turquoise / KM3238-2
      #43c2c1
      ΔE = 3.157 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Alexandra Valley / KM3246-2
      #45c7bf
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  33. Sikkens

    1. P0.30.60
      #42b5b0
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. N5.28.62
      #5ab9ae
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Feuille de laurier
      #2bb2b3
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Éden
      #2bb8ae
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cool Turquoise / 7503
      #3ac1b9
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #34b6c2
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  36. RAL

    1. RAL 190 70 35
      #45bcb3
      ΔE = 3.620 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. RAL 190 70 30
      #5dbcb4
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  37. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2050-B40G
      #41b2b2
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2050-B50G
      #3eb0a8
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  38. Brillux

    1. 72.18.15
      #3ac0b7
      ΔE = 3.625 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 69.21.15
      #45bec6
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  39. ProMarker

    1. Turquoise
      #41b6bc
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  40. Taubmans

    1. High Dive / T12 46.E1
      #4cbdc2
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Caruso / T10 50B-2
      #4cb2ae
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  41. KILZ

    1. Vivid Turquoise / E742
      #56bcbe
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  42. Valspar Paint

    1. Turquoise Tint
      #2fb2ac
      ΔE = 4.017 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Rushing Stream
      #35b0b2
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  43. General Paint

    1. Searent / CLV 1161D
      #4ebfc4
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. Lake Superior
      #23b0ae
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  45. Bristol

    1. Nassau / P131-C5
      #00b0ae
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  46. California Paints

    1. DE 5731 - Port Hope
      #54c3c1
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Port Hope / 213
      #54c3c1
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  48. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-b
      #53b4b8
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  49. Loop

    1. Milano / LP-251
      #61bebc
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  50. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2945
      #61beba
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Legendary Blue 22-9
      #64b9b9
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  52. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gruen / 6324
      #5fbeb7
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  53. Delta

    1. Seafoam / 04021
      #43bcc6
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  54. Duron

    1. Turquish
      #0db3a9
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  55. GM / General Motors

    1. Turquoise
      #5cc3c2
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1164T Woven Blue
      #67b9b7
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 1162T Persian Blue
      #57c5c6
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  57. Disney

    1. 3C-80-3 Atta Boy Blue
      #66b8b8
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  58. Nippon Paint

    1. Set Sail / NP BGG 1595 T
      #5cc4c3
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Persian Blue / NP BGG 1588 T
      #5dc0c5
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  59. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  60. Audi

    1. Aquarellgruen Metallic / LY6M
      #50b2a9
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  61. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5265
      #5eb1b2
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 37.0%

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#05bcbc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#05bcbc 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: #05bcbc">…</p>

#05bcbc background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #05bcbc">…</p>

#05bcbc shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #05bcbc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
375996
Binary
00000101, 10111100, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#05bcbc
LRV
≈ 39.6%
Closest short hex
#1bb ΔE = 0.347
RGB
rgb(5, 188, 188)
RGBA
rgba(5, 188, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.013, g: 0.493, b: 0.493
RYB
red: 1.961%, yellow: 37.843%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16401220 / 0xff05bcbc
HSL
hsl(180, 95%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 95%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 97% (0.973), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 97.340%, perceived brightness: 61.737%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 99.647, L: 69.202
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 1.177, L: 0.522
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.480, L: 0.523
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.973), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 27.119, Y: 39.626, Z: 53.786
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.329, Y: 39.626
CIELab
L: 69.202, a: -38.087, b: -11.200
CIELuv
L: 69.202, u: -53.329, v: -11.505
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.202, C: 39.699, H: 196.387
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.202, C: 54.556, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.949, a: -33.263, b: -6.596
CIECAM02
J: 58.131, C: 48.545, h: 197.876, Q: 150.215, M: 42.452, s: 53.161, H: 250.436
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.051, jaune: -1.723, green: 6.467
LMS
L: 28.161, M: 48.512, S: 53.514
YCbCr
Y: 130.461, Cb: 155.084, Cr: 47.663
YCoCg
Y: 142.250, Cg: 45.750, Co: -44.500
YDbDr
Y: 133.283, Db: 82.350, Dr: 243.939
YPbPr
Y: 149.021, Pb: 21.045, Pr: -91.500
xvYCC
Y: 143.983, Cb: 146.487, Cr: 47.624
YIQ
Y: 133.283, I: -109.016, Q: -38.696
YUV
Y: 133.283, U: 26.927, V: -112.545
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/8 ΔE = 3.846
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 16.219

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