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#0073bd Hex Color Code

#0073bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0073bd is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0073bd is comprised of 0% red, 45.1% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #0073bd has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.91 nm.

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#0073bd linear gradient to complementary #9e8520

  1. #0073bd
  2. #5075a5
  3. #6b788d
  4. #7e7b75
  5. #8b7e5c
  6. #968141
  7. #9e8520

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005fa6
  2. #0066ae
  3. #006cb5
  4. #0073bd
  5. #1a7ac5
  6. #2981cc
  7. #3588d4

Tones

  1. #0073bd
  2. #316fad
  3. #436c9d
  4. #4e698d
  5. #56657e
  6. #5b626e
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#0073bd to white

  1. #0073bd
  2. #5089c8
  3. #799fd3
  4. #9cb6de
  5. #becee9
  6. #dfe6f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0073bd to black

  1. #0073bd
  2. #145f9b
  3. #1a4c7a
  4. #1a395a
  5. #17283d
  6. #111821
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 0.988 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 3441
      #007dc6
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 109-8 C
      #0075bb
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 10273 C
      #006caa
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 6081
      #3076b3
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  7. ProMarker

    1. ★ True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 34-b3
      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 3.651 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  11. Coo-Var

    1. ★ Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Abet Laminati

    1. ★ Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  17. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  18. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  19. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 45BB 18/339
      #3573ab
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. Colortrend

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  21. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  22. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  25. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 3.209 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  29. Bristol

    1. Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  31. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  32. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 3.319 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 3.328 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  34. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 3.341 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  37. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  38. HKS

    1. HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  40. Sikkens

    1. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T5.49.35
      #0071ac
      ΔE = 4.429 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  41. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.621 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  42. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  43. RAL

    1. RAL 270 50 40
      #327ab9
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. RAL 270 50 35
      #4278af
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  44. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  45. Chrysler

    1. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  46. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  47. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  48. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  49. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  50. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  51. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  52. Caparol

    1. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  53. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  54. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  55. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  56. ICI Paints

    1. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  57. Ford

    1. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  58. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 4.258 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  60. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  61. New Look

    1. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  62. Apple Barrel

    1. Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 4.443 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Award Blue / 21892
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  63. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  64. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  65. Behr

    1. Flying Fish 590B-6
      #4e74ab
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Cerulean 560B-7
      #006ea8
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  66. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  67. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  68. Nerolac

    1. Cleopatra - 2398
      #357ec1
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Blue Blanket - 4247
      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  69. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  70. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  71. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  72. Diamond Vogel

    1. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  73. ECOS Paints

    1. Skylla (0640)
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  74. Delta

    1. Meridian Blue / 04023
      #3068b2
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  75. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7213D Pharaoh's Purple
      #4e77ae
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  76. Ressource Peintures

    1. Patmos / OROC37
      #3b68a9
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  77. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  78. General Paint

    1. Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  79. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 13.9%

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#0073bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0073bd foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #0073bd">…</p>

#0073bd background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #0073bd">…</p>

#0073bd shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0073bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29629
Binary
00000000, 01110011, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#0073bd
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 2.105
RGB
rgb(0, 115, 189)
RGBA
rgba(0, 115, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.378, b: 0.622
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 28.038%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747587 / 0xff0073bd
HSL
hsl(203, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.492), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 203.492, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.663%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.806, S: 100.019, L: 46.887
Cubehelix
H: -161.799, S: 1.180, L: 0.348
TSL
T: -2.007, S: 0.451, L: 0.349
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 15.312, Y: 15.933, Z: 50.403
xyY
x: 0.188, y: 0.195, Y: 15.933
CIELab
L: 46.887, a: 0.999, b: -46.287
CIELuv
L: 46.887, u: -28.527, v: -69.923
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.887, C: 46.298, H: 271.237
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.887, C: 75.518, H: 247.806
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.917, a: -1.380, b: -46.923
CIECAM02
J: 35.064, C: 57.388, h: 244.352, Q: 116.664, M: 50.185, s: 65.587, H: 303.241
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.379, jaune: -8.095, green: 3.703
LMS
L: 9.881, M: 16.581, S: 49.829
YCbCr
Y: 92.482, Cb: 177.506, Cr: 72.261
YCoCg
Y: 104.750, Cg: 10.250, Co: -47.250
YDbDr
Y: 89.051, Db: 150.392, Dr: 169.353
YPbPr
Y: 95.833, Pb: 50.225, Pr: -60.904
xvYCC
Y: 98.304, Cb: 172.119, Cr: 74.500
YIQ
Y: 89.051, I: -92.281, Q: -1.293
YUV
Y: 89.051, U: 49.185, V: -78.126
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.717
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.900

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