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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.

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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

#0079b3 to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 0.381 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 0.381 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ North Sea / 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 0.669 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.50.40
      #007bb5
      ΔE = 0.759 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. S5.48.41
      #0079ac
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  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%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6597
      #2877ad
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6549
      #277eb7
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Peek-A-Boo Blue
      #1076ab
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ Blue Lobster R146A
      #057cb2
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  19. HKS

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

    1. ★ Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  21. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ 13BB 17/399
      #007baf
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 39BB 18/351
      #3c7aae
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  24. Lotus

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

    1. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0a7eb4
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10410
      #007fbd
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  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. Bristol

    1. Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Hi-C Blue / P125-C7
      #0172a9
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  30. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 31-a4
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4115 Bermuda Cocktail 99BG 22/432
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  33. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  35. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 16.4%

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#0079b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0079b3 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #0079b3">…</p>

#0079b3 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<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: 0.283%, blue: 0.702%
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
YCgCo
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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