Encycolorpedia

Behr Brilliant Blue P510-6 / #257ebd Hex Color Code

#257ebd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #257ebd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #257ebd is comprised of 14.51% red, 49.41% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #257ebd has a hue of 205° (degrees), 67% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.31 nm.

Buy Paint Buy paint matching this color

Stock Photos / Images / Pictures

Save 10% on premium images with code ISTOCK10.

  1. Fatima in Portugal
  2. People climbing the Dune du Pilat. France
  3. People climbing the Dune du Pilat, Aquitaine, France Europe

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#257ebd linear gradient to complementary #a8873a

  1. #257ebd
  2. #587fa8
  3. #728093
  4. #84827e
  5. #928369
  6. #9e8552
  7. #a8873a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0068a5
  2. #006fad
  3. #1477b5
  4. #257ebd
  5. #3286c5
  6. #3d8dcd
  7. #4795d6

Tones

  1. #257ebd
  2. #407cb0
  3. #5079a3
  4. #5b7797
  5. #64758a
  6. #6b737d
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#257ebd to white

  1. #257ebd
  2. #5a92c8
  3. #7fa7d3
  4. #a0bcde
  5. #c0d2e9
  6. #e0e8f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#257ebd to black

  1. #257ebd
  2. #25689b
  3. #23537a
  4. #1f3e5a
  5. #1a2b3d
  6. #121921
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-4245 TPG / Ibiza Blue
      #277fbb
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 10259 C
      #4b75a7
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CF10419
      #4489c3
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 32-a4
      #007bb4
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Award / NP PB 1520 D
      #4d77b1
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6496
      #327fbf
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 7270 - Harbor Blue
      #547ba4
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  8. Lascaux

    1. ★ Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Blue
      #4e77a6
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Clipper Ship Blue / 04BB 22/402
      #0081c2
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Bright Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5184bf
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2012
      #0a82c7
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Model Master 28129
      #2486c5
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  14. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 270 50 40
      #327ab9
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. RAL 610-5
      #4777ae
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. S 2050-R90B
      #357ac0
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ Azul Caribe PPH-58 (HISP)
      #0082c1
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Deep River P500-6
      #0079b4
      ΔE = 3.051 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Electric Blue / PPG1241-6
      #1e80c7
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. King Triton / PPG1242-5
      #3c85be
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  20. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  21. Olympic

    1. ★ Royal Plume A48-5
      #2b83be
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Blueberry Bush B48-5
      #4879af
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 3441
      #007dc6
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. British Standard

    1. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  24. Delta

    1. Denim Blue / 024770202W
      #3d7db1
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Azure Blue / 024830202W
      #0080b4
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Electric Blue / 149-6
      #177fc8
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. North Sea / 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4182 Portuguese Blue 45BB 22/347
      #437ab0
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 4115 Bermuda Cocktail 99BG 22/432
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 3.897 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  29. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  30. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  31. CIL

    1. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  32. New Look

    1. Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  33. Wattyl

    1. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Mysterious Night / E37W
      #007caf
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  35. Sikkens

    1. T0.50.40
      #007ab5
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  36. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  37. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  38. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  39. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 3.092 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 3.753 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  40. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  41. Clark+Kensington

    1. Malibu Coast / 36D-4
      #3784c7
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  42. Diamond Vogel

    1. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  43. ECOS Paints

    1. Skylla (0640)
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  44. Colortrend

    1. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  45. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 3.157 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  46. California Paints

    1. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 3.157 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  47. Caparol

    1. 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 3.266 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  48. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  49. Bristol

    1. Blue Ribbon / P124-C6
      #0181ba
      ΔE = 3.385 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Dutch Iris / P112-C6
      #3f78a7
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  50. General Paint

    1. Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Constellation / CL 2246A
      #2d85b9
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  51. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4185c3
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue
      #467aa8
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  52. Duron

    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 3.433 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  53. Para

    1. Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Cobalt Ice / PF67
      #4681b1
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  54. Tollens

    1. T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  55. Devoe Paint

    1. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 3.626 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Champion Blue / 30BB 18/318
      #467aa4
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  56. Plascon

    1. New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 3.749 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Southwest Sky B4-B1-4
      #3880c8
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  57. Benjamin Moore

    1. Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  58. Dulux

    1. 45BB 22/347
      #4c84b8
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  59. Valspar Paint

    1. Brook
      #517bad
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  60. Dutch Boy

    1. Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 3.943 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Sport
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  61. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sapphire - 6963
      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  62. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  63. Resene

    1. Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  64. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  65. Nerolac

    1. Blue Blanket - 4247
      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  66. GM / General Motors

    1. Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  67. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 57.18.21
      #5479af
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  68. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  69. Matthews Paint

    1. Process Cyan U / 9133
      #0088c5
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blue Lightening / 2625
      #4875a2
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  70. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  71. Brighto Paints

    1. 6777 Eveline Blue
      #3c7ba8
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  72. ProMarker

    1. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Azure
      #218ac4
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  73. Humbrol

    1. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  74. Volkswagen

    1. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  75. Taubmans

    1. Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  76. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  77. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  78. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 14.9%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#257ebd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#257ebd foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #257ebd">…</p>

#257ebd background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #257ebd">…</p>

#257ebd shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #257ebd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2457277
Binary
00100101, 01111110, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#257ebd
LRV
≈ 19.0%
Closest short hex
#17b ΔE = 2.987
RGB
rgb(37, 126, 189)
RGBA
rgba(37, 126, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.105, g: 0.358, b: 0.537
RYB
red: 14.510%, yellow: 36.523%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14319939 / 0xff257ebd
HSL
hsl(205, 67%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 67%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.868), saturation: 80% (0.804), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 204.868, saturation: 80.423%, perceived brightness: 46.069%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.207, S: 92.202, L: 50.672
Cubehelix
H: -160.107, S: 0.885, L: 0.417
TSL
T: -2.049, S: 0.308, L: 0.418
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.804), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 17.406, Y: 18.987, Z: 50.882
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.218, Y: 18.987
CIELab
L: 50.672, a: -3.444, b: -40.250
CIELuv
L: 50.672, u: -29.495, v: -61.032
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.672, C: 40.397, H: 265.110
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.672, C: 67.786, H: 244.207
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.574, a: -4.953, b: -38.731
CIECAM02
J: 38.846, C: 52.706, h: 241.799, Q: 122.796, M: 46.090, s: 61.265, H: 302.016
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.315, jaune: -6.972, green: 3.548
LMS
L: 12.648, M: 20.294, S: 50.348
YCbCr
Y: 107.535, Cb: 168.829, Cr: 84.456
YCoCg
Y: 119.500, Cg: 6.500, Co: -28.750
YDbDr
Y: 106.571, Db: 124.029, Dr: 132.308
YPbPr
Y: 111.579, Pb: 41.735, Pr: -47.398
xvYCC
Y: 111.827, Cb: 164.661, Cr: 86.364
YIQ
Y: 106.571, I: -73.258, Q: 0.782
YUV
Y: 106.571, U: 40.564, V: -61.036
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 4.217
Brand Color
Garmin ΔE = 1.941

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue