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#70b6dd Hex Color Code

#70b6dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #70b6dd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #70b6dd is comprised of 43.92% red, 71.37% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #70b6dd has a hue of 201° (degrees), 62% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.14 nm.

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#70b6dd linear gradient to complementary #d1a37c

  1. #70b6dd
  2. #8ab3cd
  3. #9db0bd
  4. #adadac
  5. #bba99c
  6. #c7a68c
  7. #d1a37c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c95ba
  2. #58a0c6
  3. #64abd1
  4. #70b6dd
  5. #7cc1e9
  6. #88cdf5
  7. #93d8ff

Tones

  1. #70b6dd
  2. #7db4d4
  3. #87b1cb
  4. #91afc2
  5. #99acb9
  6. #a0aab0
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#70b6dd to white

  1. #70b6dd
  2. #8bc2e3
  3. #a4cee8
  4. #bcdaee
  5. #d2e6f4
  6. #e9f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#70b6dd to black

  1. #70b6dd
  2. #5e95b4
  3. #4c758d
  4. #3a5768
  5. #293b45
  6. #192025
  7. #000000

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  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 0.634 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2915 UP
      #6bb8e1
      ΔE = 0.935 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ P 115-13 U
      #66b4d9
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. S9.25.65
      #82b5db
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Ombre du soir
      #70b1d1
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  8. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Autumn Sky
      #81b6dd
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  13. Tikkurila

    1. ★ J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  15. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-d2
      #7db4d9
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 32-d2
      #7bb1d7
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Blue
      #82b5d8
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Heartland / 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
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    1. ★ Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Heartland 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. ★ Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  25. Behr

    1. ★ 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  31. Disney

    1. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  33. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10422
      #85b6d7
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. CF10397
      #81b9d7
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  35. Dulux

    1. 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 40.8%

#70b6dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#70b6dd foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #70b6dd">…</p>

#70b6dd 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: #70b6dd">…</p>

#70b6dd shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #70b6dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7386845
Binary
01110000, 10110110, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#70b6dd
LRV
≈ 42.1%
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 2.447
RGB
rgb(112, 182, 221)
RGBA
rgba(112, 182, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.217, g: 0.353, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 0.439%, yellow: 0.606%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9390371 / 0xff70b6dd
HSL
hsl(201, 62%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 62%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.468), saturation: 49% (0.493), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 201.468, saturation: 49.321%, perceived brightness: 66.508%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.623, S: 65.107, L: 70.952
Cubehelix
H: -164.282, S: 0.678, L: 0.648
TSL
T: -1.948, S: 0.158, L: 0.649
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.493), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.561), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 36.456, Y: 42.118, Z: 74.601
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.275, Y: 42.118
CIELab
L: 70.952, a: -11.509, b: -26.398
CIELuv
L: 70.952, u: -31.697, v: -40.024
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.952, C: 28.798, H: 246.445
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.952, C: 51.055, H: 231.623
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.899, a: -13.301, b: -22.725
CIECAM02
J: 61.002, C: 41.379, h: 232.213, Q: 153.880, M: 36.186, s: 48.493, H: 293.879
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -4.475, green: 3.357
LMS
L: 32.694, M: 46.300, S: 74.045
YCbCr
Y: 158.170, Cb: 155.481, Cr: 94.501
YCgCo
Y: 174.250, Cg: 7.750, Co: 0.750
YDbDr
Y: 165.516, Db: 83.487, Dr: 101.773
YPbPr
Y: 169.898, Pb: 27.550, Pr: -36.794
xvYCC
Y: 161.912, Cb: 152.201, Cr: 95.679
YIQ
Y: 165.516, I: -54.229, Q: -2.668
YUV
Y: 165.516, U: 27.305, V: -46.950
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.925
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 5.245

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