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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

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #0279b8">…</p>

#0279b8 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #0279b8">…</p>

#0279b8 shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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