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#0070cd Hex Color Code

#0070cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0070cd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0070cd is comprised of 0% red, 43.92% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #0070cd has a hue of 207° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.02 nm.

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#0070cd linear gradient to complementary #cdc300

  1. #0070cd
  2. #607cb5
  3. #82899c
  4. #9b9782
  5. #aea566
  6. #bfb445
  7. #cdc300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005cb6
  2. #0063be
  3. #0069c5
  4. #0070cd
  5. #1c77d5
  6. #2c7edd
  7. #3885e4

Tones

  1. #0070cd
  2. #356ebb
  3. #496daa
  4. #556b99
  5. #5d6a88
  6. #636878
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#0070cd to white

  1. #0070cd
  2. #5486d6
  3. #7d9dde
  4. #a0b4e7
  5. #c0ccef
  6. #e0e5f7
  7. #ffffff

#0070cd to black

  1. #0070cd
  2. #165da8
  3. #1c4a84
  4. #1c3861
  5. #182741
  6. #121723
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/03
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

#0070cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0070cd foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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

#0070cd background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #0070cd">…</p>

#0070cd shadow

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0070cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
28877
Binary
00000000, 01110000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#0070cd
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#27c ΔE = 3.115
RGB
rgb(0, 112, 205)
RGBA
rgba(0, 112, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.353, b: 0.647
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.284%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16748339 / 0xff0070cd
HSL
hsl(207, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 100%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.220), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 207.220, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.234%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.456, S: 100.019, L: 46.966
Cubehelix
H: -157.217, S: 1.281, L: 0.348
TSL
T: -2.123, S: 0.448, L: 0.349
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 45% (0.454), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 16.809, Y: 15.994, Z: 59.947
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.172, Y: 15.994
CIELab
L: 46.966, a: 9.249, b: -55.357
CIELuv
L: 46.966, u: -26.756, v: -84.630
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.966, C: 56.125, H: 279.486
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.966, C: 88.759, H: 252.456
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.992, a: 5.040, b: -60.879
CIECAM02
J: 35.051, C: 63.589, h: 248.951, Q: 116.644, M: 55.608, s: 69.046, H: 305.485
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.454, jaune: -9.793, green: 3.591
LMS
L: 9.454, M: 15.688, S: 59.220
YCbCr
Y: 92.538, Cb: 185.403, Cr: 72.229
YCgCo
Y: 107.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: -51.250
YDbDr
Y: 89.114, Db: 174.369, Dr: 169.477
YPbPr
Y: 94.840, Pb: 59.380, Pr: -60.278
xvYCC
Y: 97.451, Cb: 180.161, Cr: 75.050
YIQ
Y: 89.114, I: -96.598, Q: 5.252
YUV
Y: 89.114, U: 57.028, V: -78.181
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.368
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 2.317

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