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#0079bc Hex Color Code

#0079bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0079bc is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0079bc is comprised of 0% red, 47.45% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #0079bc has a hue of 201° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.1 nm.

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#0079bc linear gradient to complementary #937629

  1. #0079bc
  2. #4c78a4
  3. #66778c
  4. #777775
  5. #83765d
  6. #8c7645
  7. #937629

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0064a5
  2. #006bac
  3. #0072b4
  4. #0079bc
  5. #1a80c4
  6. #2a87cc
  7. #368fd4

Tones

  1. #0079bc
  2. #3074ac
  3. #42709c
  4. #4d6b8c
  5. #55677c
  6. #5a626d
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#0079bc to white

  1. #0079bc
  2. #508ec7
  3. #79a3d3
  4. #9cb9de
  5. #bed0e9
  6. #dfe7f4
  7. #ffffff

#0079bc to black

  1. #0079bc
  2. #14649a
  3. #1a5079
  4. #1a3c5a
  5. #172a3c
  6. #111821
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 0.306 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 0.461 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 0.619 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Process Blue 2X
      #0077bf
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  16. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  17. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6544
      #3477af
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 6496
      #327fbf
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  21. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  22. Behr

    1. S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 560B-6 Warm Spring
      #387db6
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  23. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  24. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  31. Dulux

    1. Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  32. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  33. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 15.7%

#0079bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0079bc foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #0079bc">…</p>

#0079bc background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #0079bc">…</p>

#0079bc shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0079bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
31164
Binary
00000000, 01111001, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#0079bc
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#07b ΔE = 0.846
RGB
rgb(0, 121, 188)
RGBA
rgba(0, 121, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.392, b: 0.608
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.289%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16746052 / 0xff0079bc
HSL
hsl(201, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 100%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.383), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 201.383, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 44.060%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.755, S: 100.019, L: 48.640
Cubehelix
H: -164.386, S: 1.157, L: 0.361
TSL
T: -1.946, S: 0.454, L: 0.363
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 36% (0.356), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 15.911, Y: 17.303, Z: 50.068
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.208, Y: 17.303
CIELab
L: 48.640, a: -3.057, b: -42.922
CIELuv
L: 48.640, u: -30.557, v: -64.804
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.640, C: 43.031, H: 265.926
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.640, C: 71.647, H: 244.755
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.597, a: -4.520, b: -42.246
CIECAM02
J: 36.731, C: 55.580, h: 241.364, Q: 119.406, M: 48.604, s: 63.800, H: 301.808
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.341, jaune: -7.456, green: 3.892
LMS
L: 10.962, M: 18.483, S: 49.520
YCbCr
Y: 95.408, Cb: 175.321, Cr: 70.124
YCgCo
Y: 107.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: -47.000
YDbDr
Y: 92.459, Db: 143.761, Dr: 175.832
YPbPr
Y: 100.051, Pb: 47.415, Pr: -63.582
xvYCC
Y: 101.926, Cb: 169.651, Cr: 72.148
YIQ
Y: 92.459, I: -93.606, Q: -4.740
YUV
Y: 92.459, U: 47.016, V: -81.116
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.183
Brand Color
Garmin ΔE = 1.560

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