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#0078b9 Hex Color Code

#0078b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0078b9 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0078b9 is comprised of 0% red, 47.06% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #0078b9 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.3 nm.

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#0078b9 linear gradient to complementary #907229

  1. #0078b9
  2. #4a76a1
  3. #64758a
  4. #757473
  5. #81735c
  6. #897344
  7. #907229

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0063a2
  2. #006aaa
  3. #0071b1
  4. #0078b9
  5. #1a7fc1
  6. #2986c9
  7. #358dd0

Tones

  1. #0078b9
  2. #3073a9
  3. #416f99
  4. #4c6a8a
  5. #54667b
  6. #59616c
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#0078b9 to white

  1. #0078b9
  2. #508dc5
  3. #78a3d0
  4. #9cb9dc
  5. #bdd0e8
  6. #dee7f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0078b9 to black

  1. #0078b9
  2. #146397
  3. #194f77
  4. #1a3c59
  5. #17293c
  6. #111821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 0.819 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 0.854 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  3. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  9. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6556
      #1d74b1
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 6081
      #3076b3
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2383 C
      #2774ae
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ Process Blue 2X
      #0077bf
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.50.40
      #007ab5
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  19. Lascaux

    1. ★ Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CF10405
      #0071b2
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  24. Chrysler

    1. ★ Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  25. Dulux

    1. ★ Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  26. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  27. Glidden

    1. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  29. General Paint

    1. Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  30. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  32. New Look

    1. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  34. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 15.7%

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#0078b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0078b9 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #0078b9">…</p>

#0078b9 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #0078b9">…</p>

#0078b9 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0078b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
30905
Binary
00000000, 01111000, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#0078b9
LRV
≈ 16.9%
Closest short hex
#07b ΔE = 1.030
RGB
rgb(0, 120, 185)
RGBA
rgba(0, 120, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.393, b: 0.607
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 28.544%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16746311 / 0xff0078b9
HSL
hsl(201, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.081), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 201.081, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.588%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.250, S: 100.019, L: 48.176
Cubehelix
H: -164.755, S: 1.144, L: 0.357
TSL
T: -1.937, S: 0.454, L: 0.359
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 35% (0.351), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 15.470, Y: 16.934, Z: 48.343
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.210, Y: 16.934
CIELab
L: 48.176, a: -3.628, b: -41.927
CIELuv
L: 48.176, u: -30.408, v: -63.043
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.176, C: 42.084, H: 265.055
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.176, C: 69.993, H: 244.250
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.150, a: -4.909, b: -40.847
CIECAM02
J: 36.301, C: 54.792, h: 240.879, Q: 118.706, M: 47.915, s: 63.533, H: 301.578
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.335, jaune: -7.276, green: 3.878
LMS
L: 10.760, M: 18.155, S: 47.817
YCbCr
Y: 94.610, Cb: 174.295, Cr: 70.705
YCgCo
Y: 106.250, Cg: 13.750, Co: -46.250
YDbDr
Y: 91.530, Db: 140.645, Dr: 174.065
YPbPr
Y: 99.120, Pb: 46.300, Pr: -62.990
xvYCC
Y: 101.127, Cb: 168.671, Cr: 72.668
YIQ
Y: 91.530, I: -92.368, Q: -5.151
YUV
Y: 91.530, U: 45.997, V: -80.301
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.915
Brand Color
Garmin ΔE = 2.229

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