#0070ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0070ff (also known as Brandeis blue) is composed of 0% red, 43.9% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 56.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 213.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #0070ff color hex could be obtained by blending #00e0ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 44
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 56
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#0070ff color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0070ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0070ff has RGB values of R:0, G:112, B:255 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.56, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 28927.

Hex triplet 0070ff #0070ff
RGB Decimal 0, 112, 255 rgb(0,112,255)
RGB Percent 0, 43.9, 100 rgb(0%,43.9%,100%)
CMYK 100, 56, 0, 0
HSL 213.6°, 100, 50 hsl(213.6,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.6°, 100, 100
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 50.46, 28.862, -77.84
XYZ 23.84, 18.806, 96.976
xyY 0.171, 0.135, 18.806
CIE-LCH 50.46, 83.019, 290.344
CIE-LUV 50.46, -24.972, -121.198
Hunter-Lab 43.366, 22.238, -102.228
Binary 00000000, 01110000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #0070ff

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Alternatives to #0070ff

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#0070ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0070ff

This text has a font color of #0070ff.

<span style="color:#0070ff;">Text here</span>
#0070ff background color

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#0070ff border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0070ff;}
.background {background-color:#0070ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #0070ff;}

Shades and Tints of #0070ff

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000914 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0070ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767e89 is the less saturated color, while #0070ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0070ff is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #5f5f5f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c627f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #007bf1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0082d2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008b92 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0077f6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #007be2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0081ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population