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#0079b8 Hex Color Code

#0079b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0079b8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0079b8 is comprised of 0% red, 47.45% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #0079b8 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.63 nm.

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  1. exterior view to Niamey Grand mosque in Niamey, Niger
  2. tiananmen square
  3. Blue rain poncho hanging

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#0079b8 linear gradient to complementary #8d6f2b

  1. #0079b8
  2. #4977a1
  3. #62758a
  4. #737373
  5. #7e725c
  6. #877045
  7. #8d6f2b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0064a1
  2. #006ba9
  3. #0072b0
  4. #0079b8
  5. #1a80c0
  6. #2987c8
  7. #358fd0

Tones

  1. #0079b8
  2. #2f74a8
  3. #416f98
  4. #4c6a89
  5. #53657a
  6. #59616b
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#0079b8 to white

  1. #0079b8
  2. #4f8ec4
  3. #78a3d0
  4. #9bb9dc
  5. #bdd0e7
  6. #dee7f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0079b8 to black

  1. #0079b8
  2. #146497
  3. #195077
  4. #1a3c58
  5. #172a3b
  6. #111821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 0.891 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 0.891 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  4. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  5. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15092
      #0075aa
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 34-c5
      #4171a1
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.50.40
      #007ab5
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Hi-C Blue / P125-C7
      #0172a9
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 42BB 23/348
      #4181ba
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Sport
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CF10380
      #007dae
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  16. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  18. Lascaux

    1. ★ Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  19. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  20. RAL

    1. RAL 270 50 40
      #327ab9
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. RAL 640-3
      #007bae
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  21. New Look

    1. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Award / NP PB 1520 D
      #4d77b1
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  24. Duron

    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 3.255 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  26. Resene

    1. Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  27. Matthews Paint

    1. Soda Can Blue / 13912
      #007cb3
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Blue Lightening / 2625
      #4875a2
      ΔE = 4.443 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  28. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  29. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  30. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 3.045 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  31. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  32. Glidden

    1. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  33. CIL

    1. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0074a6
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  35. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 3.162 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  36. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 3.259 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  37. Pantone / PMS

    1. 641
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 299 2X
      #007fcc
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  38. Delta

    1. Denim Blue / 024770202W
      #3d7db1
      ΔE = 3.317 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Azure Blue / 024830202W
      #0080b4
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  39. Nerolac

    1. Blue Thunder - 2405
      #3f7db2
      ΔE = 3.347 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Blue Blanket - 4247
      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  40. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 3.377 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  41. ProMarker

    1. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6496
      #327fbf
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 6584
      #2e7bac
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  44. Loop

    1. Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  45. Clark+Kensington

    1. Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 3.469 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0a7eb4
      ΔE = 3.547 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 6777 Eveline Blue
      #3c7ba8
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  47. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  48. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  50. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  51. Ford

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 3.619 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue
      #467aa8
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  52. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  53. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  54. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  55. GM / General Motors

    1. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  56. Tollens

    1. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. T2002-2
      #0072a3
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  57. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  58. ICI Paints

    1. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  59. Valspar Paint

    1. Cosmic Blue
      #0982bb
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Brook
      #517bad
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  60. Asian Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  61. Apple Barrel

    1. Award Blue / 21892
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  62. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  63. Para

    1. Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Cobalt Ice / PF67
      #4681b1
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  64. Caran d'Ache

    1. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  65. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  66. Behr

    1. Cerulean 560B-7
      #006ea8
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Familiy Tradition EPFD-20
      #2972a1
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  67. KILZ

    1. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  68. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Sapphire - 6963
      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  69. Tikkurila

    1. 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  70. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  71. Teknos

    1. GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  72. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  73. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  74. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cenote Hac-51
      #4d7cb2
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  75. Olympic

    1. Planetarium B51-5
      #0078a9
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  76. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  77. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. March Wind 25-12
      #006ea4
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  78. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  79. Chrysler

    1. Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Light Turquoise
      #3b739d
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  80. Diamond Vogel

    1. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  81. ECOS Paints

    1. Skylla (0640)
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  82. Devoe Paint

    1. Champion Blue / 30BB 18/318
      #467aa4
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  83. General Paint

    1. So Cool / CL 2296A
      #39739e
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  84. Caparol

    1. 39/19
      #4470a0
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  85. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  86. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  87. Pascol

    1. Into the Night PZ3010
      #2372a0
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  88. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  89. Mylands of London

    1. Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 16.2%

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#0079b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0079b8 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #0079b8">…</p>

#0079b8 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #0079b8">…</p>

#0079b8 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0079b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
31160
Binary
00000000, 01111001, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#0079b8
LRV
≈ 17.1%
Closest short hex
#07b ΔE = 1.787
RGB
rgb(0, 121, 184)
RGBA
rgba(0, 121, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.397, b: 0.603
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 28.626%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16746056 / 0xff0079b8
HSL
hsl(201, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.543), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 200.543, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.763%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.383, S: 100.019, L: 48.428
Cubehelix
H: -165.411, S: 1.136, L: 0.359
TSL
T: -1.922, S: 0.455, L: 0.361
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 34% (0.342), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 15.486, Y: 17.133, Z: 47.829
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.213, Y: 17.133
CIELab
L: 48.428, a: -4.619, b: -40.952
CIELuv
L: 48.428, u: -30.804, v: -61.469
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.428, C: 41.211, H: 263.565
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.428, C: 68.756, H: 243.383
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.392, a: -5.657, b: -39.535
CIECAM02
J: 36.545, C: 54.214, h: 240.045, Q: 119.103, M: 47.409, s: 63.091, H: 301.182
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.326, jaune: -7.094, green: 3.917
LMS
L: 10.941, M: 18.480, S: 47.314
YCbCr
Y: 95.016, Cb: 173.565, Cr: 70.408
YCoCg
Y: 106.500, Cg: 14.500, Co: -46.000
YDbDr
Y: 92.003, Db: 138.429, Dr: 174.964
YPbPr
Y: 99.763, Pb: 45.415, Pr: -63.398
xvYCC
Y: 101.679, Cb: 167.894, Cr: 72.309
YIQ
Y: 92.003, I: -92.321, Q: -5.985
YUV
Y: 92.003, U: 45.272, V: -80.716
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.281
Brand Color
Garmin ΔE = 2.558

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