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#70a8dd Hex Color Code

#70a8dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #70a8dd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #70a8dd is comprised of 43.92% red, 65.88% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #70a8dd has a hue of 209° (degrees), 62% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.92 nm.

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#70a8dd linear gradient to complementary #c9b084

  1. #70a8dd
  2. #86a9ce
  3. #98aac0
  4. #a7acb1
  5. #b4ada2
  6. #bfae93
  7. #c9b084

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e89bc
  2. #5a93c7
  3. #659ed2
  4. #70a8dd
  5. #7bb3e8
  6. #86bdf3
  7. #91c8ff

Tones

  1. #70a8dd
  2. #7ca8d4
  3. #87a8cb
  4. #90a7c2
  5. #99a7b9
  6. #a0a7b0
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#70a8dd to White

  1. #70a8dd
  2. #8bb6e3
  3. #a4c4e9
  4. #bbd3ee
  5. #d2e1f4
  6. #e9f0f9
  7. #ffffff

#70a8dd to Black

  1. #70a8dd
  2. #5e8ab4
  3. #4c6d8d
  4. #3a5168
  5. #293745
  6. #191e25
  7. #000000

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  1. Vista Paint

    1. ★ City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 0.516
  2. Berger

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 0.516
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 0.516
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 1.038
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 1.078
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 1.230
    2. ★ 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 2.182
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 1.371
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.608
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 1.632
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 1.652
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Big Sky Blue
      #70a6e0
      ΔE = 1.761
    2. French Racing Blue
      #77a2d1
      ΔE = 2.553
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 1.789
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.904
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 1.789
    2. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.904
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 1.857
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-d
      #7ca6d8
      ΔE = 1.977
    2. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 2.201
  15. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.009
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 2.071
    2. 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 2.740
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Victoria Blue 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.317
    2. Windjammer 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.547
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.317
    2. Windjammer / 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.547
  19. Sikkens

    1. U0.25.60
      #7fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.550
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 2.561
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Bubbling Fountain
      #67a2dc
      ΔE = 2.570
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.607
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #6fa1d2
      ΔE = 2.625
  24. Taubmans

    1. Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 2.681
  25. Behr

    1. Shelby Ann EBC-16
      #6da2d0
      ΔE = 2.929
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.950
  27. Ford

    1. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.951
  28. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-42 Crystal Ware
      #7ca3ce
      ΔE = 2.975
  29. Plascon

    1. Mellow Blue B4-C2-2
      #80a4d0
      ΔE = 2.997

#70a8dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#70a8dd foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #70a8dd">…</p>

#70a8dd background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #70a8dd">…</p>

#70a8dd 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 #70a8dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7383261
Binary
01110000, 10101000, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#70a8dd
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 1.134
RGB
rgb(112, 168, 221)
RGBA
rgba(112, 168, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.335, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 43.922%, yellow: 58.429%, blue: 86.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9393955 / 0xff70a8dd
HSL
hsl(209, 62%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 62%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.174), saturation: 49% (0.493), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 209.174, saturation: 49.321, perceived brightness: 63.095
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.618, S: 61.706, L: 67.027
Cubehelix
H: -154.825, S: 0.655, L: 0.616
TSL
T: -2.189, S: 0.147, L: 0.617
CMYK
cyan: 49 (0.493), magenta: 24 (0.240), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 13 (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 56 (0.561), magenta: 34 (0.341), yellow: 13 (0.133)
XYZ
X: 33.731, Y: 36.668, Z: 73.693
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.254, Y: 36.668
CIELab
L: 67.027, a: -3.877, b: -32.447
CIELuv
L: 67.027, u: -26.311, v: -50.797
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.027, C: 32.678, H: 263.186
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.027, C: 57.207, H: 242.618
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.554, a: -6.537, b: -29.767
CIECAM02
J: 56.646, C: 43.664, h: 243.746, Q: 148.284, M: 38.184, s: 50.745, H: 302.949
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.229, jaune: -5.584, green: 2.575
LMS
L: 28.503, M: 38.960, S: 73.069
YCbCr
Y: 151.114, Cb: 159.555, Cr: 99.653
YCgCo
Y: 167.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 0.750
YDbDr
Y: 157.298, Db: 95.849, Dr: 86.149
YPbPr
Y: 159.888, Pb: 32.940, Pr: -30.438
xvYCC
Y: 153.316, Cb: 156.936, Cr: 101.262
YIQ
Y: 157.298, I: -50.387, Q: 4.649
YUV
Y: 157.298, U: 31.349, V: -39.741
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.931
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 5.952

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