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Brandeis blue / #0070ff Hex Color Code

#0070ff Paint ChipThe color brandeis blue with hexadecimal color code #0070ff is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0070ff is comprised of 0% red, 43.92% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #0070ff has a hue of 214° (degrees), 100% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.34 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#0070ff linear gradient to complementary #c5ff00

  1. #0070ff
  2. #6c85e2
  3. #8f9cc4
  4. #a6b4a5
  5. #b5cc83
  6. #bfe55b
  7. #c5ff00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005be5
  2. #0062ee
  3. #0069f6
  4. #0070ff
  5. #2477ff
  6. #367fff
  7. #4586ff

Tones

  1. #0070ff
  2. #4572e9
  3. #5d75d4
  4. #6c77bf
  5. #757aaa
  6. #7c7d95
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#0070ff to white

  1. #0070ff
  2. #6086ff
  3. #8a9cff
  4. #abb4ff
  5. #c9ccff
  6. #e5e5ff
  7. #ffffff

#0070ff to black

  1. #0070ff
  2. #1b5dd0
  3. #224aa2
  4. #213877
  5. #1d274f
  6. #14172a
  7. #000000

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#0070ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0070ff foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #0070ff">…</p>

#0070ff background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #0070ff">…</p>

#0070ff shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0070ff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
28927
Binary
00000000, 01110000, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#0070ff
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#17f ΔE = 2.522
RGB
rgb(0, 112, 255)
RGBA
rgba(0, 112, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.305, b: 0.695
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.305%, blue: 1.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16748289 / 0xff0070ff
HSL
hsl(214, 100%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 100%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (213.647), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 213.647, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 47.670%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.356, S: 100.019, L: 50.458
Cubehelix
H: -149.431, S: 1.577, L: 0.369
TSL
T: -1.850, S: 0.449, L: 0.372
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 23.838, Y: 18.805, Z: 96.962
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.135, Y: 18.805
CIELab
L: 50.458, a: 28.856, b: -77.834
CIELuv
L: 50.458, u: -24.973, v: -121.186
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.458, C: 83.011, H: 290.342
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.458, C: 123.733, H: 258.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.365, a: 22.233, b: -102.214
CIECAM02
J: 38.057, C: 79.281, h: 254.595, Q: 121.542, M: 69.330, s: 75.526, H: 308.309
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.605, jaune: -14.026, green: 3.791
LMS
L: 9.800, M: 15.741, S: 95.679
YCbCr
Y: 97.438, Cb: 207.353, Cr: 68.679
YCgCo
Y: 119.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: -63.750
YDbDr
Y: 94.814, Db: 241.019, Dr: 180.327
YPbPr
Y: 98.440, Pb: 84.380, Pr: -62.578
xvYCC
Y: 100.543, Cb: 202.122, Cr: 73.030
YIQ
Y: 94.814, I: -112.661, Q: 20.809
YUV
Y: 94.814, U: 78.828, V: -83.181
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 14.754
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 6.666

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