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#0278b2 Hex Color Code

#0278b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0278b2 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #0278b2 is comprised of 0.78% red, 47.06% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #0278b2 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 98% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.27 nm.

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#0278b2 linear gradient to complementary #87672d

  1. #0278b2
  2. #46759c
  3. #5f7286
  4. #6e6f70
  5. #796c5a
  6. #816a44
  7. #87672d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00639b
  2. #006aa3
  3. #0071aa
  4. #0278b2
  5. #1a7fba
  6. #2886c1
  7. #348dc9

Tones

  1. #0278b2
  2. #2e73a3
  3. #3f6e94
  4. #4a6985
  5. #516476
  6. #565f68
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#0278b2 to white

  1. #0278b2
  2. #4e8dbf
  3. #77a3cc
  4. #9ab9d8
  5. #bcd0e5
  6. #dee7f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0278b2 to black

  1. #0278b2
  2. #146392
  3. #194f73
  4. #193c55
  5. #16293a
  6. #111820
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 0.052 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 0.052 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Song Bird S-G-540
      #0077b1
      ΔE = 0.384 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Mega Blue P520-6
      #356fa7
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 0.503 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Sport
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4252 TCX / Blue Aster
      #0077b3
      ΔE = 0.779 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 10272 C
      #0e76aa
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-a4
      #007bb4
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ 30-a6
      #0077ab
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6597
      #2877ad
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6543
      #2f7eb6
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Sapphire Springs 4 / 50BB 18/276
      #4d73a1
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2234
      #37729e
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Neptune / PPG1237-7
      #007dac
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  16. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Model Master 52906
      #2679a9
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Soda Can Blue / 13912
      #007cb3
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Hong Kong Blue / 4900
      #32749b
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  19. Lotus

    1. ★ Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  20. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15092
      #0075aa
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 3.143 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 3.478 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  23. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  24. Loop

    1. ★ Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  26. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Jacob's Collar / P126-C7
      #007caf
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  27. RAL

    1. RAL 260 50 35
      #2b7caf
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. RAL 640-3
      #007bae
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  28. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. CD368-5
      #3d719b
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0a7eb4
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #2a759c
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  31. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10410
      #007fbd
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. CF10380
      #007dae
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  34. Ford

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Bermuda Blue
      #3f7aa6
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  36. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  37. Colortrend

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0074a6
      ΔE = 3.002 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  39. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  40. Tikkurila

    1. 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  41. New Look

    1. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Surfing Seas / D20-07
      #33789f
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  42. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  43. ICI Paints

    1. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 3.084 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  44. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 3.151 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  45. Sikkens

    1. S3.56.42
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 5.086 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  46. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  47. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 3.400 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  48. Apple Barrel

    1. Award Blue / 21892
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Caribbean / 20247 / K2613
      #387ea8
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  49. ProMarker

    1. French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  50. Delta

    1. Denim Blue / 024770202W
      #3d7db1
      ΔE = 3.436 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Azure Blue / 024830202W
      #0080b4
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  52. CIL

    1. Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Sapphire Glow
      #42779c
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  53. Pascol

    1. Into the Night PZ3010
      #2372a0
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  54. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  55. Nerolac

    1. Blue Thunder - 2405
      #3f7db2
      ΔE = 3.666 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Denim Blue Jeans - 4266
      #467fa8
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  56. KILZ

    1. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  57. Valspar Paint

    1. Liberty
      #37729e
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Cosmic Blue
      #0982bb
      ΔE = 3.827 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  58. General Paint

    1. So Cool / CL 2296A
      #39739e
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  59. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  60. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  61. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  62. Teknos

    1. GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  63. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  64. Para

    1. Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Cobalt Ice / PF67
      #4681b1
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  65. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Dawn Blue
      #417aa4
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  66. Devoe Paint

    1. Regatta Bay / 13BB 17/399
      #007cac
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  67. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #3b739d
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  68. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  69. Mylands of London

    1. Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  70. Audi

    1. Pelikanblau Metallic / 9029, LY5T, Y4
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  71. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  72. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  73. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  74. Testors

    1. Testors 1804
      #17719e
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  75. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  76. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  77. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 4.534 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  78. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  79. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  80. British Standard

    1. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  81. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  82. Caparol

    1. 39/19
      #4470a0
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  83. AMC

    1. Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  84. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Wonder Lake B2-A1-3
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  85. Fabric Creations

    1. Aqua / 25991
      #0d7daa
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  86. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  87. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  88. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  89. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  90. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Swedish Blue 26-15
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  91. Laura Ashley

    1. 1405 Deep Chambray 5
      #407297
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 15.4%

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#0278b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0278b2 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #0278b2">…</p>

#0278b2 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #0278b2">…</p>

#0278b2 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0278b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
161970
Binary
00000010, 01111000, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#0278b2
LRV
≈ 16.7%
Closest short hex
#27a ΔE = 1.778
RGB
rgb(2, 120, 178)
RGBA
rgba(2, 120, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.007, g: 0.400, b: 0.593
RYB
red: 0.784%, yellow: 28.486%, blue: 69.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16615246 / 0xff0278b2
HSL
hsl(200, 98%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 98%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (199.773), saturation: 99% (0.989), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 199.773, saturation: 98.876%, perceived brightness: 43.077%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.714, S: 99.726, L: 47.826
Cubehelix
H: -166.349, S: 1.092, L: 0.357
TSL
T: -1.901, S: 0.447, L: 0.358
CMYK
cyan: 99% (0.989), magenta: 33% (0.326), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 99% (0.992), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 14.774, Y: 16.658, Z: 44.547
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.219, Y: 16.658
CIELab
L: 47.826, a: -6.275, b: -38.429
CIELuv
L: 47.826, u: -30.754, v: -57.149
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.826, C: 38.938, H: 260.725
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.826, C: 64.898, H: 241.714
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.814, a: -6.811, b: -36.143
CIECAM02
J: 36.003, C: 52.323, h: 238.491, Q: 118.216, M: 45.756, s: 62.214, H: 300.450
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.308, jaune: -6.634, green: 3.908
LMS
L: 10.748, M: 18.154, S: 44.079
YCbCr
Y: 94.438, Cb: 170.926, Cr: 72.080
YCoCg
Y: 105.000, Cg: 15.000, Co: -43.500
YDbDr
Y: 91.330, Db: 130.414, Dr: 169.880
YPbPr
Y: 99.042, Pb: 42.570, Pr: -61.668
xvYCC
Y: 101.060, Cb: 165.395, Cr: 73.829
YIQ
Y: 91.330, I: -88.928, Q: -6.906
YUV
Y: 91.330, U: 42.651, V: -78.371
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.367
Brand Color
Drupal ΔE = 1.630

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