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#0279b8 Hex Color Code

#0279b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0279b8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0279b8 is comprised of 0.78% red, 47.45% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #0279b8 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 98% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.61 nm.

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#0279b8 linear gradient to complementary #8f702b

  1. #0279b8
  2. #4a77a1
  3. #64758a
  4. #747473
  5. #80725c
  6. #887145
  7. #8f702b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0064a1
  2. #006ba9
  3. #0072b0
  4. #0279b8
  5. #1b80c0
  6. #2a87c8
  7. #368fd0

Tones

  1. #0279b8
  2. #3074a8
  3. #416f99
  4. #4c6b8a
  5. #54667a
  6. #59616c
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#0279b8 to white

  1. #0279b8
  2. #508ec4
  3. #78a3d0
  4. #9cb9dc
  5. #bdd0e7
  6. #dee7f3
  7. #ffffff

#0279b8 to black

  1. #0279b8
  2. #146497
  3. #1a5077
  4. #1a3c58
  5. #172a3b
  6. #111821
  7. #000000

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 0.911 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 0.911 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 1.073 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. North Sea / 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. North Sea 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 560B-6 Warm Spring
      #387db6
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.50.40
      #007bb5
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6550
      #2d76b2
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6081
      #3076b3
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 39BB 18/351
      #3c7aae
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CF10410
      #007fbd
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  20. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2383 C
      #2774ae
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Process Blue 2X
      #0077bf
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  23. General Paint

    1. ★ Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  26. Chrysler

    1. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  27. Olympic

    1. Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Caparol

    1. 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  31. Duron

    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  33. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  34. Resene

    1. Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  35. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 17.6%

#0279b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0279b8 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #0279b8">…</p>

#0279b8 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: #0279b8">…</p>

#0279b8 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0279b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
162232
Binary
00000010, 01111001, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#0279b8
LRV
≈ 17.1%
Closest short hex
#07b ΔE = 1.756
RGB
rgb(2, 121, 184)
RGBA
rgba(2, 121, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.007, g: 0.394, b: 0.599
RYB
red: 0.008%, yellow: 0.290%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16614984 / 0xff0279b8
HSL
hsl(201, 98%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 98%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.769), saturation: 99% (0.989), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 200.769, saturation: 98.913%, perceived brightness: 43.766%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.440, S: 99.739, L: 48.444
Cubehelix
H: -165.136, S: 1.120, L: 0.362
TSL
T: -1.928, S: 0.446, L: 0.363
CMYK
cyan: 99% (0.989), magenta: 34% (0.342), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 99% (0.992), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 15.511, Y: 17.146, Z: 47.830
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.213, Y: 17.146
CIELab
L: 48.444, a: -4.541, b: -40.925
CIELuv
L: 48.444, u: -30.713, v: -61.439
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.444, C: 41.176, H: 263.668
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.444, C: 68.688, H: 243.440
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.408, a: -5.601, b: -39.500
CIECAM02
J: 36.566, C: 54.142, h: 240.133, Q: 119.137, M: 47.346, s: 63.041, H: 301.224
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.326, jaune: -7.090, green: 3.900
LMS
L: 10.965, M: 18.484, S: 47.316
YCbCr
Y: 95.530, Cb: 173.269, Cr: 71.286
YCgCo
Y: 107.000, Cg: 14.000, Co: -45.000
YDbDr
Y: 92.601, Db: 137.529, Dr: 172.298
YPbPr
Y: 100.189, Pb: 45.185, Pr: -62.398
xvYCC
Y: 102.045, Cb: 167.692, Cr: 73.188
YIQ
Y: 92.601, I: -91.130, Q: -5.562
YUV
Y: 92.601, U: 44.978, V: -79.486
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.277
Brand Color
Garmin ΔE = 2.524

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