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Plascon Blue for You B3-A1-3 / #0070c8 Hex Color Code

#0070c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0070c8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0070c8 is comprised of 0% red, 43.92% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #0070c8 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.41 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#0070c8 linear gradient to complementary #c8b800

  1. #0070c8
  2. #5d7ab0
  3. #7f8597
  4. #97917e
  5. #aa9e62
  6. #baab42
  7. #c8b800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005cb1
  2. #0063b9
  3. #0069c0
  4. #0070c8
  5. #1b77d0
  6. #2b7ed7
  7. #3784df

Tones

  1. #0070c8
  2. #346eb7
  3. #476ca6
  4. #536995
  5. #5b6885
  6. #606674
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#0070c8 to white

  1. #0070c8
  2. #5386d2
  3. #7c9ddb
  4. #9fb4e4
  5. #c0cced
  6. #e0e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#0070c8 to black

  1. #0070c8
  2. #155da4
  3. #1b4a81
  4. #1b385f
  5. #182740
  6. #121723
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 0.801 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 2175 U
      #2973c3
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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    1. ★ 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 40/03
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  5. Ford

    1. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6045
      #3b6bba
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

#0070c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0070c8 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #0070c8">…</p>

#0070c8 background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #0070c8">…</p>

#0070c8 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0070c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
28872
Binary
00000000, 01110000, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#0070c8
LRV
≈ 15.8%
Closest short hex
#17c ΔE = 2.741
RGB
rgb(0, 112, 200)
RGBA
rgba(0, 112, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.359, b: 0.641
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.282%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16748344 / 0xff0070c8
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.400), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 206.400, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.821%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.512, S: 100.019, L: 46.653
Cubehelix
H: -158.223, S: 1.252, L: 0.345
TSL
T: -2.097, S: 0.449, L: 0.347
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 44% (0.440), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 16.216, Y: 15.756, Z: 56.819
xyY
x: 0.183, y: 0.177, Y: 15.756
CIELab
L: 46.653, a: 7.255, b: -52.995
CIELuv
L: 46.653, u: -26.993, v: -80.730
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.653, C: 53.490, H: 277.795
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.653, C: 85.123, H: 251.512
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.694, a: 3.454, b: -57.083
CIECAM02
J: 34.785, C: 61.905, h: 248.018, Q: 116.200, M: 54.135, s: 68.255, H: 305.026
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.437, jaune: -9.352, green: 3.594
LMS
L: 9.424, M: 15.684, S: 56.139
YCbCr
Y: 92.048, Cb: 183.208, Cr: 72.584
YCgCo
Y: 106.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: -50.000
YDbDr
Y: 88.544, Db: 167.704, Dr: 168.392
YPbPr
Y: 94.480, Pb: 56.880, Pr: -60.048
xvYCC
Y: 97.142, Cb: 177.965, Cr: 75.252
YIQ
Y: 88.544, I: -94.991, Q: 3.697
YUV
Y: 88.544, U: 54.848, V: -77.681
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.101
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 1.103

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