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#0073bc Hex Color Code

#0073bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0073bc is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0073bc is comprised of 0% red, 45.1% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #0073bc has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.02 nm.

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#0073bc linear gradient to complementary #9c8220

  1. #0073bc
  2. #4f75a4
  3. #6a778c
  4. #7d7974
  5. #8a7c5b
  6. #947f41
  7. #9c8220

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005fa6
  2. #0066ad
  3. #006cb4
  4. #0073bc
  5. #1a7ac4
  6. #2981cb
  7. #3588d3

Tones

  1. #0073bc
  2. #306fac
  3. #426c9c
  4. #4d688c
  5. #55657d
  6. #5a616d
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#0073bc to White

  1. #0073bc
  2. #5089c7
  3. #799fd3
  4. #9cb6de
  5. #becee9
  6. #dfe6f4
  7. #ffffff

#0073bc to Black

  1. #0073bc
  2. #145f9a
  3. #1a4c79
  4. #1a395a
  5. #17283c
  6. #111821
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 0.288 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 0.791 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Process Blue 2X
      #0077bf
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  12. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 6490
      #3a6fae
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  14. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. Colortrend

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  16. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  17. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  18. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  24. Sikkens

    1. U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 15.7%

#0073bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0073bc foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #0073bc">…</p>

#0073bc background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #0073bc">…</p>

#0073bc shadow

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0073bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29628
Binary
00000000, 01110011, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#0073bc
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 1.980
RGB
rgb(0, 115, 188)
RGBA
rgba(0, 115, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.380, b: 0.620
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.280%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747588 / 0xff0073bc
HSL
hsl(203, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 100%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.298), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 203.298, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.585%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.530, S: 100.019, L: 46.830
Cubehelix
H: -162.038, S: 1.175, L: 0.347
TSL
T: -2.001, S: 0.451, L: 0.349
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 15.204, Y: 15.890, Z: 49.833
xyY
x: 0.188, y: 0.196, Y: 15.890
CIELab
L: 46.830, a: 0.603, b: -45.800
CIELuv
L: 46.830, u: -28.583, v: -69.108
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.830, C: 45.804, H: 270.754
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.830, C: 74.786, H: 247.530
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.863, a: -1.676, b: -46.216
CIECAM02
J: 35.015, C: 57.043, h: 244.081, Q: 116.583, M: 49.883, s: 65.412, H: 303.110
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.375, jaune: -8.005, green: 3.707
LMS
L: 9.875, M: 16.580, S: 49.267
YCbCr
Y: 92.384, Cb: 177.067, Cr: 72.332
YCgCo
Y: 104.500, Cg: 10.500, Co: -47.000
YDbDr
Y: 88.937, Db: 149.059, Dr: 169.136
YPbPr
Y: 95.761, Pb: 49.725, Pr: -60.858
xvYCC
Y: 98.242, Cb: 171.680, Cr: 74.540
YIQ
Y: 88.937, I: -91.960, Q: -1.605
YUV
Y: 88.937, U: 48.749, V: -78.026
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.514
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.636

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