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#0279a8 Hex Color Code

#0279a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0279a8 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #0279a8 is comprised of 0.78% red, 47.45% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #0279a8 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 98% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.88 nm.

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#0279a8 linear gradient to complementary #7a5830

  1. #0279a8
  2. #407393
  3. #576e7f
  4. #65686b
  5. #6e6358
  6. #755d44
  7. #7a5830

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006492
  2. #006b99
  3. #0072a1
  4. #0279a8
  5. #1980b0
  6. #2787b7
  7. #328ebf

Tones

  1. #0279a8
  2. #2b739a
  3. #3c6d8b
  4. #46677e
  5. #4d6170
  6. #525b62
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#0279a8 to White

  1. #0279a8
  2. #4c8eb6
  3. #75a4c5
  4. #99bad3
  5. #bbd0e2
  6. #dde7f0
  7. #ffffff

#0279a8 to Black

  1. #0279a8
  2. #13648a
  3. #18506d
  4. #183c51
  5. #152a37
  6. #10181f
  7. #000000

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.40.40
      #1979a7
      ΔE = 0.627
    2. ★ S9.39.41
      #2377a5
      ΔE = 1.469
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Planetarium B51-5
      #0078a9
      ΔE = 0.849
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 0.878
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 0.878
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Whale / 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 1.136
    2. ★ Neptune / 152-7
      #007bae
      ΔE = 1.535
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 1.136
    2. Cosmic Dust 351-6
      #32759a
      ΔE = 2.894
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Regatta Bay / 13BB 17/399
      #007cac
      ΔE = 1.140
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Planetarium / T10 43F-1
      #0078aa
      ΔE = 1.190
    2. ★ Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 1.711
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 1.260
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-b6
      #0879a4
      ΔE = 1.398
    2. ★ 32-b5
      #0e7ead
      ΔE = 1.917
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-6 Blue Nile
      #1375a2
      ΔE = 1.533
    2. 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0074a6
      ΔE = 2.322
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 307
      #0078ab
      ΔE = 1.543
    2. ★ 641
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 2.256
  13. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 1.715
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 13BB 17/399
      #007baf
      ΔE = 1.862
  15. Audi

    1. ★ Pelikanblau Metallic / 9029, LY5T, Y4
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 1.904
  16. HKS

    1. ★ 50K
      #0178ac
      ΔE = 1.916
  17. Ford

    1. ★ Light Cadet Blue
      #24779f
      ΔE = 1.923
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10377
      #0079a3
      ΔE = 1.936
    2. ★ CF10378
      #0074a0
      ΔE = 2.106
  19. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52906
      #2679a9
      ΔE = 1.955
    2. Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 2.923
  20. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-2
      #007ca7
      ΔE = 2.042
    2. T2002-2
      #0072a3
      ΔE = 2.869
  21. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 2.043
    2. BS381 107 - Strong blue
      #21749c
      ΔE = 2.479
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Mosque - 6789
      #007ba5
      ΔE = 2.171
  23. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2244
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 2.256
  24. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 18 230 / Coelin 65
      #1874a4
      ΔE = 2.268
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 2.298
    2. Laguna Blue / 2059-30
      #01729d
      ΔE = 2.902
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-B
      #31769d
      ΔE = 2.388
  27. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #087fb1
      ΔE = 2.444
  28. Tikkurila

    1. 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 2.484
  29. ICI Paints

    1. 4068 Spectrum Blue 67BG 19/394
      #007ba4
      ΔE = 2.536
  30. Brillux

    1. 66.18.24
      #00739e
      ΔE = 2.595
  31. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15182
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 2.623
    2. Federal Standard 15092
      #0075aa
      ΔE = 2.824
  32. Plascon

    1. Wonder Lake B2-A1-3
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 2.623
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 2.631
  34. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 2.680
  35. Behr

    1. 540B-7 Royal Peacock
      #0080b2
      ΔE = 2.720
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Yale 25-11
      #0072a2
      ΔE = 2.752
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Peek-A-Boo Blue
      #1076ab
      ΔE = 2.886
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6584
      #2e7bac
      ΔE = 2.937

#0279a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0279a8 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #0279a8">…</p>

#0279a8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #0279a8">…</p>

#0279a8 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0279a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
162216
Binary
00000010, 01111001, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#0279a8
Closest short hex
#07a ΔE = 1.700
RGB
rgb(2, 121, 168)
RGBA
rgba(2, 121, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.007, g: 0.416, b: 0.577
RYB
red: 0.784%, yellow: 27.966%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16615000 / 0xff0279a8
HSL
hsl(197, 98%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 98%%, 33%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (196.988), saturation: 99% (0.988), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 196.988, saturation: 98.810, perceived brightness: 42.623
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.457, S: 99.712, L: 47.640
Cubehelix
H: -169.707, S: 1.041, L: 0.355
TSL
T: -1.829, S: 0.452, L: 0.356
CMYK
cyan: 99 (0.988), magenta: 28 (0.280), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 34 (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 99 (0.992), magenta: 53 (0.525), yellow: 34 (0.341)
XYZ
X: 13.927, Y: 16.513, Z: 39.491
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.236, Y: 16.513
CIELab
L: 47.640, a: -10.711, b: -32.905
CIELuv
L: 47.640, u: -31.754, v: -47.898
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.640, C: 34.605, H: 251.970
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.640, C: 57.468, H: 236.457
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.636, a: -9.935, b: -29.175
CIECAM02
J: 35.861, C: 48.736, h: 233.600, Q: 117.983, M: 42.619, s: 60.102, H: 295.491
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.263, jaune: -5.625, green: 4.030
LMS
L: 10.887, M: 18.472, S: 39.102
YCbCr
Y: 93.962, Cb: 166.245, Cr: 72.422
YCgCo
Y: 103.000, Cg: 18.000, Co: -41.000
YDbDr
Y: 90.777, Db: 116.201, Dr: 168.826
YPbPr
Y: 99.037, Pb: 37.185, Pr: -61.662
xvYCC
Y: 101.055, Cb: 160.664, Cr: 73.834
YIQ
Y: 90.777, I: -85.990, Q: -10.540
YUV
Y: 90.777, U: 38.002, V: -77.885
Munsell Color System
10B 4/10 ΔE = 2.111
Brand Color
LinkedIn ΔE = 1.883

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