Encycolorpedia

Ford Blue / #287cd7 Hex Color Code

#287cd7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #287cd7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #287cd7 is comprised of 15.69% red, 48.63% green and 84.31% blue. In the HSL color space #287cd7 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 69% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.24 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#287cd7 linear gradient to complementary #e4d31b

  1. #287cd7
  2. #6e89bf
  3. #9196a6
  4. #aba58c
  5. #c1b471
  6. #d3c350
  7. #e4d31b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0066be
  2. #006dc6
  3. #1575ce
  4. #287cd7
  5. #3684e0
  6. #428be8
  7. #4d93f1

Tones

  1. #287cd7
  2. #487cc8
  3. #5a7dba
  4. #687eab
  5. #727e9d
  6. #7a7f8e
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#287cd7 to white

  1. #287cd7
  2. #6090de
  3. #85a5e5
  4. #a6bbec
  5. #c4d1f2
  6. #e2e8f9
  7. #ffffff

#287cd7 to black

  1. #287cd7
  2. #2966b0
  3. #27518a
  4. #223d66
  5. #1c2a44
  6. #131924
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2172 C
      #147bd1
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 2195 U
      #2f7ece
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #007ed5
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

#287cd7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#287cd7 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: #287cd7">…</p>

#287cd7 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #287cd7">…</p>

#287cd7 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #287cd7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2653399
Binary
00101000, 01111100, 11010111
Hexadecimal
#287cd7
LRV
≈ 19.8%
Closest short hex
#37c ΔE = 2.083
RGB
rgb(40, 124, 215)
RGBA
rgba(40, 124, 215, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.106, g: 0.327, b: 0.567
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.379%, blue: 0.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14123817 / 0xff287cd7
HSL
hsl(211, 69%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 69%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.200), saturation: 81% (0.814), value: 84% (0.843)
HSP
hue: 211.200, saturation: 81.395%, perceived brightness: 47.666%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.926, S: 92.145, L: 51.576
Cubehelix
H: -152.365, S: 1.022, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -1.760, S: 0.306, L: 0.428
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.814), magenta: 42% (0.423), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.157)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 16% (0.157)
XYZ
X: 20.344, Y: 19.770, Z: 67.021
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.185, Y: 19.770
CIELab
L: 51.576, a: 7.812, b: -53.618
CIELuv
L: 51.576, u: -27.310, v: -83.685
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.576, C: 54.185, H: 278.290
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.576, C: 88.029, H: 251.926
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.464, a: 3.859, b: -58.244
CIECAM02
J: 39.635, C: 62.090, h: 249.619, Q: 124.036, M: 54.297, s: 66.163, H: 305.816
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.415, jaune: -9.448, green: 3.291
LMS
L: 12.517, M: 19.655, S: 66.238
YCbCr
Y: 109.846, Cb: 180.381, Cr: 84.663
YCgCo
Y: 125.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: -33.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.258, Db: 159.103, Dr: 131.719
YPbPr
Y: 112.660, Pb: 55.160, Pr: -46.186
xvYCC
Y: 112.755, Cb: 176.454, Cr: 87.429
YIQ
Y: 109.258, I: -79.275, Q: 10.551
YUV
Y: 109.258, U: 52.036, V: -60.761
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.346
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.640

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue