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#0070b5 Hex Color Code

#0070b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0070b5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0070b5 is comprised of 0% red, 43.92% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #0070b5 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.28 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#0070b5 linear gradient to complementary #947a21

  1. #0070b5
  2. #4b719e
  3. #657287
  4. #76746f
  5. #837658
  6. #8c783f
  7. #947a21

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005d9f
  2. #0063a6
  3. #0069ae
  4. #0070b5
  5. #1877bc
  6. #277dc4
  7. #3284cb

Tones

  1. #0070b5
  2. #2e6ca5
  3. #406996
  4. #4b6587
  5. #526278
  6. #575e6a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#0070b5 to white

  1. #0070b5
  2. #4e86c1
  3. #779dce
  4. #9bb4da
  5. #bdcde7
  6. #dee6f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0070b5 to black

  1. #0070b5
  2. #135d94
  3. #194a75
  4. #193857
  5. #16273a
  6. #111720
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 0.383 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 0.737 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.019 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2175 CP
      #0072b7
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 10273 C
      #006caa
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  5. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  6. ProMarker

    1. ★ True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.019 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Coo-Var

    1. ★ Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  9. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 45BB 18/339
      #3573ab
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  14. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  19. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  20. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  23. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  25. Behr

    1. ★ Electric Blue MQ4-24
      #296bab
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. New Age Blue PPU15-05
      #486eae
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  26. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  27. Abet Laminati

    1. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  28. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  29. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  30. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  31. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  32. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  33. Sikkens

    1. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  34. Bristol

    1. Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  35. Taubmans

    1. Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  36. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  37. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue
      #39679a
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  38. Apple Barrel

    1. Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Award Blue / 21892
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  39. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  41. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 3.103 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  42. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  44. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 3.076 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  45. HKS

    1. HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  46. New Look

    1. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  47. Chrysler

    1. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 3.368 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 4.082 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  48. ICI Paints

    1. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  49. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  51. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  52. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  53. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  54. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  55. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  56. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  57. Nerolac

    1. Ultra Blue - 2377
      #3e75b7
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  58. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  60. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  61. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  62. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  63. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  64. Brighto Paints

    1. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 4.329 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  65. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  66. RAL

    1. RAL 270 50 40
      #327ab9
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. RAL 270 50 35
      #4278af
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  67. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  68. Tikkurila

    1. 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  69. Ressource Peintures

    1. Patmos / OROC37
      #3b68a9
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  70. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  71. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  72. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  73. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  74. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  75. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  76. General Paint

    1. Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  77. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  78. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  79. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  80. Delta

    1. Meridian Blue / 04023
      #3068b2
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  81. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  82. Loop

    1. Taverny / LP-219
      #336699 / #369
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  83. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 18.1%

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#0070b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0070b5 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #0070b5">…</p>

#0070b5 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #0070b5">…</p>

#0070b5 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0070b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
28853
Binary
00000000, 01110000, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#0070b5
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#17b ΔE = 2.718
RGB
rgb(0, 112, 181)
RGBA
rgba(0, 112, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.382, b: 0.618
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 27.132%, blue: 70.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16748363 / 0xff0070b5
HSL
hsl(203, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.873), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 202.873, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 41.313%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.856, S: 100.019, L: 45.528
Cubehelix
H: -162.560, S: 1.147, L: 0.337
TSL
T: -1.989, S: 0.452, L: 0.339
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 38% (0.381), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 14.131, Y: 14.923, Z: 45.843
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.199, Y: 14.923
CIELab
L: 45.528, a: -0.325, b: -43.817
CIELuv
L: 45.528, u: -27.998, v: -65.501
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.528, C: 43.818, H: 269.575
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.528, C: 71.234, H: 246.856
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.630, a: -2.304, b: -43.320
CIECAM02
J: 33.831, C: 55.358, h: 243.428, Q: 114.595, M: 48.409, s: 64.995, H: 302.796
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.367, jaune: -7.646, green: 3.649
LMS
L: 9.321, M: 15.668, S: 45.327
YCbCr
Y: 90.186, Cb: 174.867, Cr: 73.933
YCoCg
Y: 101.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: -45.250
YDbDr
Y: 86.378, Db: 142.377, Dr: 164.269
YPbPr
Y: 93.112, Pb: 47.380, Pr: -59.174
xvYCC
Y: 95.967, Cb: 169.620, Cr: 76.020
YIQ
Y: 86.378, I: -88.887, Q: -2.215
YUV
Y: 86.378, U: 46.564, V: -75.781
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 0.968
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 0.614

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