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#0079a9 Hex Color Code

#0079a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0079a9 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #0079a9 is comprised of 0% red, 47.45% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #0079a9 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.76 nm.

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  2. Yellow Label on a Blue Background
  3. golden wheat field and sunny day

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#0079a9 linear gradient to complementary #7a582f

  1. #0079a9
  2. #407394
  3. #576e80
  4. #65686b
  5. #6e6357
  6. #755d43
  7. #7a582f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006493
  2. #006b9a
  3. #0072a2
  4. #0079a9
  5. #1880b1
  6. #2687b8
  7. #328ec0

Tones

  1. #0079a9
  2. #2b739a
  3. #3c6d8c
  4. #46677e
  5. #4d6170
  6. #525b62
  7. #555555 / #555

Tints and Shades

#0079a9 to white

  1. #0079a9
  2. #4c8eb7
  3. #75a4c5
  4. #99bad4
  5. #bbd0e2
  6. #dde7f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0079a9 to black

  1. #0079a9
  2. #12648b
  3. #18506d
  4. #183c51
  5. #152a37
  6. #10181f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Olympic

    1. ★ Planetarium B51-5
      #0078a9
      ΔE = 0.566 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 3.009 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 0.763 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 0.763 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Planetarium / T10 43F-1
      #0078aa
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. River Valley / T10 46C-2
      #00769d
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Whale / 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Neptune / 152-7
      #007bae
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Regatta Bay / 13BB 17/399
      #007cac
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Champion Blue / 30BB 18/318
      #467aa4
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 307
      #0078ab
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 641
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 640-3
      #007bae
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. RAL 650-M
      #00719d
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue Plate - 6796
      #017ca7
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  12. Wattyl

    1. ★ Mysterious Night / E37W
      #007caf
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Casablanca Dusk / E38W
      #33789f
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10380
      #007dae
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. CF10381
      #0081ae
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 13BB 17/399
      #007baf
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 27BB 21/366
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-a5
      #0078ac
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 32-b5
      #0e7ead
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-6 Blue Nile
      #1375a2
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0074a6
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Neptune / PPG1237-7
      #007dac
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52906
      #2679a9
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Model Master 28012
      #2480a5
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  19. Fabric Creations

    1. ★ Aqua / 25991
      #0d7daa
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  20. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  21. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2244
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 7030
      #0071a3
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Audi

    1. ★ Pelikanblau Metallic / 9029, LY5T, Y4
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 18 230 / Coelin 65
      #1874a4
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Polar 2
      #106c9c
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  25. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. BS381 107 - Strong blue
      #21749c
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2003-2
      #007ca7
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. T2002-2
      #0072a3
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 3.843 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  30. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #087fb1
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  31. New Look

    1. Surfing Seas / D20-07
      #33789f
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-B
      #31769d
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. S 2055-B10G
      #0080a7
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  33. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #2a759c
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 6777 Eveline Blue
      #3c7ba8
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  34. Matthews Paint

    1. Soda Can Blue / 13912
      #007cb3
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Balinese Atoll / 946
      #00709b
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  35. Plascon

    1. Wonder Lake B2-A1-3
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Luxor B2-B1-3
      #0070a0
      ΔE = 3.453 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Yale 25-11
      #0072a2
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Swedish Blue 26-15
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6584
      #2e7bac
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 6591
      #3078aa
      ΔE = 3.216 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  38. Brillux

    1. 66.18.24
      #00739e
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 63.15.24
      #357095
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  39. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  40. Ressource Peintures

    1. Lagos / OROC39
      #0878a0
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Étendue / FOR16
      #2d6d91
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. 4068 Spectrum Blue 67BG 19/394
      #007ba4
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 4098 Indigo Sea 90BG 21/302
      #257da1
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  42. Delta

    1. Azure Blue / 024830202W
      #0080b4
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Copen Blue / 020510202W
      #186e9e
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  43. Pascol

    1. Into the Night PZ3010
      #2372a0
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  44. Loop

    1. Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  45. Testors

    1. Testors 1804
      #17719e
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  46. Duron

    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Blue Mosque
      #077c9f
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  47. Apple Barrel

    1. Tuscan Teal / 21887
      #00719e
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Caribbean / 20247 / K2613
      #387ea8
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  48. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  49. Resene

    1. Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  50. Behr

    1. Familiy Tradition EPFD-20
      #2972a1
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Blue Ocean 550B-7
      #00709f
      ΔE = 3.422 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  51. Nerolac

    1. Cool Jazz - 2433
      #3b799d
      ΔE = 3.306 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Expedition - 4274
      #2c83b0
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  52. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0434
      #23759a
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  53. Peterbuilt

    1. Blue / 92095
      #23759a
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  54. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5333 B
      #177ea6
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  55. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Hidden Springs
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  56. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  57. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  58. General Paint

    1. So Cool / CL 2296A
      #39739e
      ΔE = 3.642 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  59. CIL

    1. Sapphire Glow
      #42779c
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Planetarium
      #00749b
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  60. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  61. Mylands of London

    1. Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #3b739d
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  63. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  64. Valspar Paint

    1. Liberty
      #37729e
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Cosmic Blue
      #0982bb
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  65. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 3.870 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  66. Ford

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Tropic blue
      #2d7292
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  67. Bristol

    1. Portsea / P113-C6
      #247497
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Dutch Iris / P112-C6
      #3f78a7
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  68. GM / General Motors

    1. Brigade Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  69. Sikkens

    1. R6.56.36
      #007399
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. S4.43.46
      #0085b0
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  70. Volkswagen

    1. Frost Blue
      #367095
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  71. Teknos

    1. GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  72. Laura Ashley

    1. 1405 Deep Chambray 5
      #407297
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 6-8 Denim Blue 2
      #497fa1
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  73. KILZ

    1. Blue Splash / C892
      #2a7da0
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  74. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80013,X13
      #1e7497
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  75. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  76. Disney

    1. 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  77. Para

    1. Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  78. Peintures MF

    1. CD368-5
      #3d719b
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  79. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  80. Dupont

    1. CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. CAS509
      #0086b3
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  81. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  82. Nippon Paint

    1. Nautical Blue / NP PB 1548 D
      #3d81a6
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Blue Flippers / NP PB 1541 D
      #4e7a9d
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  83. Kelly-Moore

    1. Hidden Springs / KM3151-3
      #3184b0
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Wakeby Beach / KM3143-3
      #4a80a7
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  84. Coronado Paint

    1. 7342 - Wakeby Beach
      #3e80a3
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  85. Asian Paints

    1. Mix Blue / 9214
      #1386b3
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  86. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 354
      #447a97
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

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#0079a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0079a9 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #0079a9">…</p>

#0079a9 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #0079a9">…</p>

#0079a9 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0079a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
31145
Binary
00000000, 01111001, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#0079a9
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#07a ΔE = 1.412
RGB
rgb(0, 121, 169)
RGBA
rgba(0, 121, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.417, b: 0.583
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 27.652%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16746071 / 0xff0079a9
HSL
hsl(197, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.041), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 197.041, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.690%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.914, S: 100.019, L: 47.672
Cubehelix
H: -169.644, S: 1.062, L: 0.353
TSL
T: -1.830, S: 0.461, L: 0.354
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 13.996, Y: 16.537, Z: 39.983
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.235, Y: 16.537
CIELab
L: 47.672, a: -10.415, b: -33.440
CIELuv
L: 47.672, u: -31.785, v: -48.784
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.672, C: 35.025, H: 252.701
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.672, C: 58.225, H: 236.914
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.666, a: -9.733, b: -29.827
CIECAM02
J: 35.882, C: 49.150, h: 233.986, Q: 118.018, M: 42.981, s: 60.348, H: 295.937
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -5.721, green: 4.038
LMS
L: 10.867, M: 18.469, S: 39.586
YCbCr
Y: 93.546, Cb: 166.980, Cr: 71.473
YCoCg
Y: 102.750, Cg: 18.250, Co: -42.250
YDbDr
Y: 90.293, Db: 118.434, Dr: 171.709
YPbPr
Y: 98.683, Pb: 37.915, Pr: -62.708
xvYCC
Y: 100.751, Cb: 161.306, Cr: 72.915
YIQ
Y: 90.293, I: -87.502, Q: -10.652
YUV
Y: 90.293, U: 38.732, V: -79.215
Munsell Color System
10B 4/10 ΔE = 2.277
Brand Color
LinkedIn ΔE = 1.637

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