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Cobalt blue / #0047ab Hex Color Code

#0047ab Paint ChipThe color cobalt blue with hexadecimal color code #0047ab is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0047ab is comprised of 0% red, 27.84% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #0047ab has a hue of 215° (degrees), 100% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.09 nm.

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#0047ab linear gradient to complementary #7fab00

  1. #0047ab
  2. #455697
  3. #5d6682
  4. #6c776d
  5. #758856
  6. #7c993a
  7. #7fab00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003a9b
  2. #003ea1
  3. #0043a6
  4. #0047ab
  5. #124bb0
  6. #1e50b6
  7. #2854bb

Tones

  1. #0047ab
  2. #2c499d
  3. #3c4b8e
  4. #474e80
  5. #4e5172
  6. #535364
  7. #565656

Tints and Shades

#0047ab to white

  1. #0047ab
  2. #4d62b9
  3. #757fc8
  4. #999dd6
  5. #bcbde4
  6. #ddddf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0047ab to black

  1. #0047ab
  2. #133b8c
  3. #18306f
  4. #182653
  5. #161b38
  6. #10111f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 XGC
      #0049ad
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 10249 C
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      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Providence B5-C1-3
      #144098
      ΔE = 3.626 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  5. Fender

    1. ★ 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  7. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
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      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  8. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  9. Apple Barrel

    1. Cobalt Hue / 20596 / J20411
      #0b479d
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Admiral Blue / 21484
      #233e99
      ΔE = 3.803 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 32紺藍
      #0050a5
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  11. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 3.103 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  12. ProMarker

    1. Royal Blue
      #2c4697
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  13. Delta

    1. Ultra Bue / 04024
      #1f4199
      ΔE = 3.131 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Opaque Blue / 025080202W
      #004e9d
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.145 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Impact Blue
      #0c4593
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
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    1. Laser Blue
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      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  16. Focoltone

    1. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  19. HKS

    1. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  20. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  21. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 36-a1
      #004a9a
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6526
      #2e468e
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 6519
      #314b92
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  25. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
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      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
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      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
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      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
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      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
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      #304e96
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      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

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#0047ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0047ab 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: #0047ab">…</p>

#0047ab background

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #0047ab">…</p>

#0047ab shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0047ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
18347
Binary
00000000, 01000111, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#0047ab
LRV
≈ 7.4%
Closest short hex
#04a ΔE = 1.159
RGB
rgb(0, 71, 171)
RGBA
rgba(0, 71, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.293, b: 0.707
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 19.674%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16758869 / 0xff0047ab
HSL
hsl(215, 100%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 100%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.088), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 215.088, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.108%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.738, S: 100.019, L: 32.800
Cubehelix
H: -147.729, S: 1.366, L: 0.238
TSL
T: -1.905, S: 0.450, L: 0.240
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.585), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 72% (0.722), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 9.601, Y: 7.445, Z: 39.451
xyY
x: 0.170, y: 0.132, Y: 7.445
CIELab
L: 32.800, a: 22.517, b: -58.443
CIELuv
L: 32.800, u: -16.023, v: -80.466
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.800, C: 62.631, H: 291.071
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.800, C: 82.046, H: 258.738
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.286, a: 15.058, b: -66.623
CIECAM02
J: 22.803, C: 62.242, h: 255.097, Q: 94.082, M: 54.430, s: 76.062, H: 308.564
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.618, jaune: -10.547, green: 2.798
LMS
L: 3.827, M: 6.124, S: 38.926
YCbCr
Y: 68.542, Cb: 182.408, Cr: 89.731
YCoCg
Y: 78.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: -42.750
YDbDr
Y: 61.171, Db: 165.250, Dr: 116.343
YPbPr
Y: 63.077, Pb: 58.165, Pr: -40.100
xvYCC
Y: 70.172, Cb: 179.094, Cr: 92.775
YIQ
Y: 61.171, I: -74.422, Q: 16.100
YUV
Y: 61.171, U: 54.047, V: -53.666
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.344
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Bold Blue ΔE = 3.606

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