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#0079b3 Hex Color Code

#0079b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0079b3 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #0079b3 is comprised of 0% red, 47.45% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #0079b3 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.36 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#0079b3 linear gradient to complementary #86662d

  1. #0079b3
  2. #46759d
  3. #5e7286
  4. #6e6f70
  5. #786c5b
  6. #806945
  7. #86662d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00649c
  2. #006ba4
  3. #0072ab
  4. #0079b3
  5. #1980bb
  6. #2887c2
  7. #348fca

Tones

  1. #0079b3
  2. #2e74a4
  3. #3f6e94
  4. #4a6986
  5. #516477
  6. #575f68
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#0079b3 to white

  1. #0079b3
  2. #4e8ec0
  3. #77a3cc
  4. #9abad9
  5. #bcd0e6
  6. #dee7f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0079b3 to black

  1. #0079b3
  2. #136493
  3. #195074
  4. #193c56
  5. #162a3a
  6. #111820
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Deep River P500-6
      #0079b4
      ΔE = 0.335 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Mega Blue P520-6
      #356fa7
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 0.381 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 0.381 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Sport
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-a4
      #007bb4
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ 30-a6
      #0077ab
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4252 TCX
      #0077b3
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ P 113-7 C
      #007cb1
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  7. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6597
      #2877ad
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6543
      #2f7eb6
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Neptune / PPG1237-7
      #007dac
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  16. HKS

    1. ★ 50K
      #0178ac
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Model Master 52906
      #2679a9
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2234
      #37729e
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  20. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15092
      #0075aa
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  22. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0a7eb4
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 6777 Eveline Blue
      #3c7ba8
      ΔE = 3.362 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  24. Sikkens

    1. S5.48.41 (RAL 5015)
      #0079ac
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. S3.56.42
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10410
      #007fbd
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. CF10380
      #007dae
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  26. Bristol

    1. Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Jacob's Collar / P126-C7
      #007caf
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  28. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  29. Dulux

    1. 39BB 18/351
      #3c7aae
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  30. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 3.250 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  33. Ford

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 3.022 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Bermuda Blue
      #3f7aa6
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. CD368-5
      #3d719b
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  35. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 3.102 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0074a6
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 2-34-6 Blue Nile
      #1375a2
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  38. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 3.143 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  39. Tikkurila

    1. 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 3.177 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  40. Colortrend

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.238 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  41. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.238 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  42. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 3.255 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  43. ICI Paints

    1. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  44. Devoe Paint

    1. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Champion Blue / 30BB 18/318
      #467aa4
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  45. Valspar Paint

    1. Cosmic Blue
      #0982bb
      ΔE = 3.445 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Burbling Brook
      #5179a0
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  46. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 3.943 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  47. New Look

    1. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Surfing Seas / D20-07
      #33789f
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  48. Nerolac

    1. Blue Thunder - 2405
      #3f7db2
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Denim Blue Jeans - 4266
      #467fa8
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  49. CIL

    1. Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Sapphire Glow
      #42779c
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  51. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  52. Pascol

    1. Into the Night PZ3010
      #2372a0
      ΔE = 3.815 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  53. KILZ

    1. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  54. Teknos

    1. GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  55. General Paint

    1. So Cool / CL 2296A
      #39739e
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  56. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  57. GM / General Motors

    1. Dawn Blue
      #417aa4
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  58. Chrysler

    1. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 4.017 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Atlantic Blue
      #4372a4
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  59. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  60. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  61. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  62. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  63. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  64. Caparol

    1. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 39/19
      #4470a0
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  65. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  66. Mylands of London

    1. Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  67. Audi

    1. Pelikanblau Metallic / 9029, LY5T, Y4
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  68. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  69. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  70. British Standard

    1. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 4.514 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  71. Plascon

    1. Luxor B2-B1-3
      #0070a0
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  72. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Swedish Blue 26-15
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  73. Testors

    1. Testors 1804
      #17719e
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  74. AMC

    1. Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  75. Albany Paint

    1. Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  76. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  77. RAL

    1. RAL 5012 / Light blue
      #3b83bd
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  78. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  79. Asian Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  80. Dupont

    1. CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  81. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 15.8%

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#0079b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0079b3 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #0079b3">…</p>

#0079b3 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #0079b3">…</p>

#0079b3 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0079b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
31155
Binary
00000000, 01111001, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#0079b3
LRV
≈ 16.9%
Closest short hex
#27a ΔE = 1.834
RGB
rgb(0, 121, 179)
RGBA
rgba(0, 121, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.403, b: 0.597
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 28.312%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16746061 / 0xff0079b3
HSL
hsl(199, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.441), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 199.441, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.398%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.480, S: 100.019, L: 48.168
Cubehelix
H: -166.752, S: 1.111, L: 0.357
TSL
T: -1.892, S: 0.457, L: 0.359
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 14.971, Y: 16.927, Z: 45.117
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.220, Y: 16.927
CIELab
L: 48.168, a: -6.562, b: -38.469
CIELuv
L: 48.168, u: -31.122, v: -57.271
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.168, C: 39.025, H: 260.320
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.168, C: 65.180, H: 241.480
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.143, a: -7.049, b: -36.217
CIECAM02
J: 36.317, C: 52.511, h: 238.233, Q: 118.732, M: 45.920, s: 62.189, H: 300.329
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.307, jaune: -6.639, green: 3.953
LMS
L: 10.916, M: 18.476, S: 44.644
YCbCr
Y: 94.526, Cb: 171.370, Cr: 70.763
YCoCg
Y: 105.250, Cg: 15.750, Co: -44.750
YDbDr
Y: 91.433, Db: 131.764, Dr: 173.879
YPbPr
Y: 99.403, Pb: 42.915, Pr: -63.168
xvYCC
Y: 101.370, Cb: 165.698, Cr: 72.511
YIQ
Y: 91.433, I: -90.715, Q: -7.540
YUV
Y: 91.433, U: 43.092, V: -80.216
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.622
Brand Color
Drupal ΔE = 1.768

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