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Blue (NCS) / #0087bd Hex Color Code

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#0087bd Paint ChipThe color blue (ncs) with hexadecimal color code #0087bd is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #0087bd is comprised of 0% red, 52.94% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #0087bd has a hue of 197° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.63 nm.

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#0087bd linear gradient to complementary #886335

  1. #0087bd
  2. #4981a6
  3. #617b8f
  4. #717578
  5. #7b6f62
  6. #83694c
  7. #886335

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0070a4
  2. #0077ac
  3. #007fb4
  4. #0087bd
  5. #1d8fc6
  6. #2d97ce
  7. #3a9fd7

Tones

  1. #0087bd
  2. #3180ad
  3. #43799d
  4. #4f738d
  5. #566c7d
  6. #5c656e
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#0087bd to white

  1. #0087bd
  2. #519ac8
  3. #7aadd3
  4. #9dc1de
  5. #bed5e9
  6. #dfeaf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0087bd to black

  1. #0087bd
  2. #146f9b
  3. #1a587a
  4. #1a425a
  5. #172e3d
  6. #111a21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Hogtryck
      #0087be
      ΔE = 0.349 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-4433 TCX / Dresden Blue
      #0086bb
      ΔE = 0.478 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 10279 C
      #0083b1
      ΔE = 3.051 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-50-4 Home Town Hero
      #0088bc
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. CAS493
      #0086ae
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1077
      #0087c0
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 7024
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-b4
      #1486b8
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 33-b4
      #4387b6
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Wind Tick
      #008abf
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Atwood Lakes
      #4387b4
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #148abe
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-B
      #2484b7
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  10. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2940
      #2784b7
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 3.170 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  11. Crayola

    1. ★ Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Constellation / CL 2246A
      #2d85b9
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. ★ Mary's Robe / CL 2237A
      #0083bb
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  13. New Look

    1. ★ Party Hat / D20-03
      #0087c2
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Royal Peacock 540B-7
      #0088b9
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Azul Caribe PPH-58 (HISP)
      #0082c1
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7243D True Blue
      #008cc5
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 1233D Nautical Blue
      #3784a7
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6542
      #2d8abf
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 6543
      #2f7eb6
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  17. Para

    1. ★ Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Cobalt Ice / PF67
      #4681b1
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  18. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 250 50 40
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. RAL 640-2
      #0087b5
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Blue Madonna / NP PB 1555 D
      #3385ab
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 3.070 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Cosmic Blue
      #0982bb
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Piano Blues / 35C-5
      #3885b2
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Atlantic View / 35D-5
      #1d7cac
      ΔE = 4.157 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Court Of Guard Chs-33
      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Mockingbird 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. 46浅葱
      #008dc1
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. CF10381
      #0081ae
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  26. Berger

    1. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Hidden Springs
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  28. ProMarker

    1. Azure
      #218ac4
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Mockingbird / 151-6
      #0f8dc6
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Quiet Night / 250-5
      #3a8ebc
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  30. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. HKS 40
      #0088b7
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  31. Nerolac

    1. Expedition - 4274
      #2c83b0
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Mosaic Tile - 2419
      #3488af
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  32. Asian Paints

    1. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #2e86b2
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Waikiki / 7342
      #4981aa
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Hidden Springs / KM3151-3
      #3184b0
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Wakeby Beach / KM3143-3
      #4a80a7
      ΔE = 4.534 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Mykonos Blue / T12 43.G1
      #0181ba
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  35. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4114 Blue Sapphire 98BG 26/393
      #008ec3
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 4128 Electricity 10BB 22/318
      #3380ad
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  37. Sikkens

    1. S3.56.42
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. S4.43.46
      #0085b0
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Pyrenees Morn 26-13
      #2c81af
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Anchor's Aweigh 25-10
      #008bbb
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  40. Caparol

    1. 70 17 230 / Coelin 70
      #2880b0
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 2461
      #0084ac
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  41. Resene

    1. Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Bowie B55-090-225
      #0084ac
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  42. Olympic

    1. King Triton B51-4
      #328cba
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Royal Plume A48-5
      #2b83be
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  43. Otokar

    1. Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  44. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  45. California Paints

    1. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5851 - Blueberry Muffin
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  46. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 3.070 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 7331-53 Hussar Blue
      #478ab4
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  47. Chrysler

    1. Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 3.071 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Sky Blue
      #4983ab
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  48. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #087fb1
      ΔE = 3.087 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  49. Plascon

    1. Wonder Lake B2-A1-3
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  50. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0a7eb4
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 6777 Eveline Blue
      #3c7ba8
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  51. Ford

    1. Medium Blue
      #3487af
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Blue
      #5087ae
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  52. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  53. Sto

    1. 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  54. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 3.667 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  55. Tollens

    1. T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  56. Duron

    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 3.901 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  57. Devoe Paint

    1. Atwood Lakes / 10BB 22/318
      #4587ad
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Regatta Bay / 13BB 17/399
      #007cac
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  58. Benjamin Moore

    1. Finley Blue / CW-620
      #4681a9
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  59. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  60. Wattyl

    1. Mysterious Night / E37W
      #007caf
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  61. Dutch Boy

    1. Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  62. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 7358 - Hidden Springs
      #1e85ab
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  63. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dynamic Blue - 6958
      #0192c6
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  64. Glidden

    1. Neptune / PPG1237-7
      #007dac
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Ship's Harbor / PPG1161-5
      #4f84af
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  65. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #4781b1
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  66. Dulux

    1. 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  67. Bristol

    1. Great Barrier Reef / P124-C5
      #0093c9
      ΔE = 4.429 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  68. Loop

    1. Mets / LP-203
      #3e8eb7
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  69. Humbrol

    1. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  70. Brillux

    1. 63.15.21
      #5189ad
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 66.18.21
      #008eb9
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  71. Homebase

    1. Cobalt
      #2c94c7
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  72. British Standard

    1. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 20.0%

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#0087bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0087bd foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #0087bd">…</p>

#0087bd background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #0087bd">…</p>

#0087bd shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0087bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
34749
Binary
00000000, 10000111, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#0087bd
LRV
≈ 21.0%
Closest short hex
#18b ΔE = 0.957
RGB
rgb(0, 135, 189)
RGBA
rgba(0, 135, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.417, b: 0.583
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 30.882%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16742467 / 0xff0087bd
HSL
hsl(197, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.143), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 197.143, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 47.660%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.386, S: 100.019, L: 52.949
Cubehelix
H: -169.522, S: 1.136, L: 0.394
TSL
T: -1.833, S: 0.461, L: 0.395
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 17.846, Y: 21.000, Z: 51.247
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.233, Y: 21.000
CIELab
L: 52.949, a: -10.886, b: -36.695
CIELuv
L: 52.949, u: -35.201, v: -55.011
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.949, C: 38.276, H: 253.476
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.949, C: 65.309, H: 237.386
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.825, a: -10.682, b: -34.227
CIECAM02
J: 40.924, C: 52.792, h: 234.393, Q: 126.037, M: 46.166, s: 60.522, H: 296.407
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.271, jaune: -6.284, green: 4.361
LMS
L: 13.776, M: 23.403, S: 50.735
YCbCr
Y: 102.562, Cb: 171.686, Cr: 64.901
YCoCg
Y: 114.750, Cg: 20.250, Co: -47.250
YDbDr
Y: 100.791, Db: 132.732, Dr: 191.673
YPbPr
Y: 110.133, Pb: 42.525, Pr: -69.984
xvYCC
Y: 110.585, Cb: 165.355, Cr: 66.524
YIQ
Y: 100.791, I: -97.770, Q: -11.745
YUV
Y: 100.791, U: 43.408, V: -88.426
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.459
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 3.423

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