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#0078ad Hex Color Code

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#0078ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0078ad is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #0078ad is comprised of 0% red, 47.06% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #0078ad has a hue of 198° (degrees), 100% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.07 nm.

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#0078ad linear gradient to complementary #805f2d

  1. #0078ad
  2. #437497
  3. #5a6f82
  4. #696b6d
  5. #736758
  6. #7b6343
  7. #805f2d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006397
  2. #006a9e
  3. #0071a5
  4. #0078ad
  5. #187fb5
  6. #2786bc
  7. #328dc4

Tones

  1. #0078ad
  2. #2c729e
  3. #3d6d8f
  4. #476781
  5. #4f6273
  6. #545c65
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#0078ad to white

  1. #0078ad
  2. #4d8dbb
  3. #75a3c8
  4. #99b9d6
  5. #bcd0e3
  6. #dde7f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0078ad to black

  1. #0078ad
  2. #13638e
  3. #184f70
  4. #183c53
  5. #162938
  6. #10181f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-a5
      #0078ac
      ΔE = 0.354 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 32-b5
      #0e7ead
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade / T10 43C-2
      #1278ac
      ΔE = 0.382 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Rainbow Bright / T10 40C-2
      #2773a8
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 307
      #0078ab
      ΔE = 0.710 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 8203 C
      #2c7aa1
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ North Sea / 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ Neptune / 152-7
      #007bae
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 3.820 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15092
      #0075aa
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 3.277 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 13BB 17/399
      #007baf
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 27BB 21/366
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 640-3
      #007bae
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. RAL 650-M
      #00719d
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Model Master 52906
      #2679a9
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Planetarium B51-5
      #0078a9
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  12. Loop

    1. ★ Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Song Bird S-G-540
      #0077b1
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ Deep River P500-6
      #0079b4
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6591
      #3078aa
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 6543
      #2f7eb6
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  20. Lotus

    1. ★ Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0a7eb4
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #2a759c
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. T2003-2
      #007ca7
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Regatta Bay / 13BB 17/399
      #007cac
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  24. Pascol

    1. Into the Night PZ3010
      #2372a0
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  26. Audi

    1. Pelikanblau Metallic / 9029, LY5T, Y4
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  27. Disney

    1. 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  28. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #087fb1
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  29. Ford

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Bermuda Blue
      #3f7aa6
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 3.017 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  31. Sikkens

    1. S3.56.42
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 3.021 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. S0.50.40
      #007ca5
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2234
      #37729e
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  33. Glidden

    1. Neptune / PPG1237-7
      #007dac
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Cosmic Dust / PPG1157-6
      #347699
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  34. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 3.057 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 3.112 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  36. Albany Paint

    1. Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 3.186 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. CD368-5
      #3d719b
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  38. General Paint

    1. So Cool / CL 2296A
      #39739e
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  39. Testors

    1. Testors 1804
      #17719e
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  40. Bristol

    1. Dutch Iris / P112-C6
      #3f78a7
      ΔE = 3.285 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  41. Valspar Paint

    1. Liberty
      #37729e
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Cosmic Blue
      #0982bb
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  42. New Look

    1. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  43. Plascon

    1. Luxor B2-B1-3
      #0070a0
      ΔE = 3.340 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Wonder Lake B2-A1-3
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  44. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  45. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10378
      #0074a0
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  46. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #3b739d
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 3.426 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 3.431 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Laguna Blue / 2059-30
      #01729d
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  49. GM / General Motors

    1. Dawn Blue
      #417aa4
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #43719e
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  50. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-B
      #31769d
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  51. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / 5015
      #2185ba
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  52. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 3.619 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  53. Mylands of London

    1. Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  54. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  55. Matthews Paint

    1. Hong Kong Blue / 4900
      #32749b
      ΔE = 3.644 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Blue Lightening / 2625
      #4875a2
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  56. Teknos

    1. GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  57. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 3.661 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. BS381 107 - Strong blue
      #21749c
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  58. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  59. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Hidden Springs
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  60. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  61. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  62. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  63. KILZ

    1. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  64. Para

    1. Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  65. Brillux

    1. 66.18.24
      #00739e
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  66. ProMarker

    1. French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 3.896 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  67. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  68. CIL

    1. Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Planetarium
      #00749b
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  69. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-5 Blue Brook
      #4678a6
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 2-33-6 Sparkling Cascade
      #00789f
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  70. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  71. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  72. Nerolac

    1. Cool Jazz - 2433
      #3b799d
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blue Thunder - 2405
      #3f7db2
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  73. Laura Ashley

    1. 1405 Deep Chambray 5
      #407297
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  74. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  75. Caparol

    1. Polar 2
      #106c9c
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  76. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  77. Colortrend

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  78. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Swedish Blue 26-15
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  79. Volkswagen

    1. Frost Blue
      #367095
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  80. Duron

    1. Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  81. Peterbuilt

    1. Blue / 92095
      #23759a
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  82. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0434
      #23759a
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  83. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  84. Dupont

    1. CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  85. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Flippers / NP PB 1541 D
      #4e7a9d
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 18.0%

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#0078ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0078ad foreground

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="color: #0078ad">…</p>

#0078ad background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0078ad">…</p>

#0078ad shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0078ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
30893
Binary
00000000, 01111000, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#0078ad
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#17a ΔE = 0.586
RGB
rgb(0, 120, 173)
RGBA
rgba(0, 120, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.410, b: 0.590
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 27.786%, blue: 67.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16746323 / 0xff0078ad
HSL
hsl(198, 100%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 100%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.382), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 198.382, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.716%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.515, S: 100.019, L: 47.557
Cubehelix
H: -168.034, S: 1.083, L: 0.352
TSL
T: -1.864, S: 0.459, L: 0.354
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 14.256, Y: 16.448, Z: 41.950
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.226, Y: 16.448
CIELab
L: 47.557, a: -8.293, b: -35.950
CIELuv
L: 47.557, u: -31.174, v: -52.954
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.557, C: 36.894, H: 257.010
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.557, C: 61.449, H: 239.515
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.556, a: -8.228, b: -32.939
CIECAM02
J: 35.760, C: 50.702, h: 236.390, Q: 117.818, M: 44.339, s: 61.346, H: 298.700
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.289, jaune: -6.180, green: 3.966
LMS
L: 10.700, M: 18.146, S: 41.521
YCbCr
Y: 93.434, Cb: 169.027, Cr: 71.557
YCoCg
Y: 103.250, Cg: 16.750, Co: -43.250
YDbDr
Y: 90.162, Db: 124.649, Dr: 171.461
YPbPr
Y: 98.256, Pb: 40.300, Pr: -62.438
xvYCC
Y: 100.385, Cb: 163.401, Cr: 73.153
YIQ
Y: 90.162, I: -88.513, Q: -8.885
YUV
Y: 90.162, U: 40.765, V: -79.101
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.669
Brand Color
Drupal ΔE = 0.842

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