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Encyclopedia > Royal blue
Royal blue
— Color coordinates —
Hex triplet #4169E1
RGBB (r, g, b) (65, 105, 225)
CMYKH (c, m, y, k) (71, 53, 0, 12)
HSV (h, s, v) (225°, 71%, 88%)
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Royal blue is a lighter shade of blue. Web colors are colors used in designing web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors. ... The RGB color model is an additive model in which red, green and blue (often used in additive light models) are combined in various ways to reproduce other colors. ... Red may be any of a number of similar colors at the lowest frequencies of light discernible by the human eye. ... Green is a color with many different shades, all within a wavelength of roughly 520–570 nm. ... The term Blue may refer any of a number of similar colors. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Cyan is a pure spectral color, but the same hue can also be generated by mixing equal amounts of green and blue light. ... Magenta is a color made up of red and blue light. ... Yellow is any color of light that stimulates both the red and green cone cells of the retina, but not the blue cone cells. ... Black is a color with several subtle differences in meaning. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An image with the hue altered The hue of this Painted Bunting is adjusted over the spectrum. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Chromaticity. ... Brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to emit a given amount of light. ... The term Blue may refer any of a number of similar colors. ...


Usage, symbolism, colloquial expressions

In religion, Royal Blue is the color of royalty to welcome the coming of a King. It can also symbolize the night sky in which the star appeared to announce the birth of Jesus. Royal Blue is also the color of Satan. Jesus (8–2 BC/BCE to 29–36 AD/CE),[1] also known as Jesus of Nazareth, is the central figure of Christianity. ...


It is a colour worn by Birmingham City FC, an English football team, and claimed also by Everton FC, an English football team and is mentioned in their traditional song "The Royal Blue Mersey", although Everton's colour is slightly darker.
Birmingham City (BCFC) is one of Birminghams two professional soccer teams (the other is Aston Villa F.C.). Originally known as The Small Heath Alliance, they became in 1905 and Birmingham City F.C. in 1945. ... Everton F.C. is an English football club from the city of Liverpool and was founded in 1878. ...

Web colors black silver gray white red maroon purple fuchsia green lime olive yellow orange blue navy teal aqua
                                 
  Shades of blue  
Alice blue Azure Blue Cerulean Cerulean blue Cobalt blue Cornflower blue Dark blue Denim Dodger blue Indigo International Klein Blue
                       
Lavender Midnight Blue Navy blue Periwinkle Persian blue Powder blue Prussian blue Royal blue Sapphire Steel blue Ultramarine Light blue
                       

Web colors are colors used in designing web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors. ... Black is a color with several subtle differences in meaning. ... Silver is the metallic shade of the colour grey closest to that of polished silver. ... Grey or gray (see spelling differences) is a colour seen commonly in nature. ... White is the colour of things that reflect light of all parts of the visible spectrum equally and are not dull (see Grey) The color (more accurately, it contains all the colors of the visible spectrum and is sometimes described as an achromatic color—black is the absence of color... Red may be any of a number of similar colors at the lowest frequencies of light discernible by the human eye. ... Maroon is a color mixture composed of brown and purple. ... The term Purple has always been used in a general sense in English by the average person to describe a wide variety of shades within a range of colors intermediate between blue and red. ... Fuchsia is a color named after the flower of the fuchsia plant that can either be an alternate name for magenta, or a somewhat redder and slightly less saturated hue also termed fuchsia that is used in womens fashion. ... Green is a color with many different shades, all within a wavelength of roughly 520–570 nm. ... Lime is a combination of the colors yellow and green, so named because it is the color of limes. ... Olive is a dulled, darker yellowish-green color typically seen on green olives. ... Yellow is any color of light that stimulates both the red and green cone cells of the retina, but not the blue cone cells. ... The colour orange occurs between red and yellow in the visible spectrum at a wavelength of about 585–620 nanometres. ... The term Blue may refer any of a number of similar colors. ... Navy blue is a color, an especially dark shade of blue. ... Teal is a bluish-green color, darker than cyan and hence more greenish-looking (compare the colors yellow and olive). ... Aqua is an alternative name of color cyan, used mostly by graphic designers and other computer-related professionals. ... Alice Blue is a light blue-gray or steel blue color that was favored by Alice Roosevelt Longworth, daughter of Theodore Roosevelt and which sparked a fashion sensation in the United States. ... Categories: Stub | Colors ... The term Blue may refer any of a number of similar colors. ... Cerulean is a range of colors from deep blue, sky_blue, bright blue or azure color through greenish blue colors. ... Cerulean blue is a cerulean (light blue or azure) pigment used in artistic painting. ... Cobalt Blue is a supervillain destroyed by the Flash. ... Cornflower blue is a shade of light blue with relatively little green compared to blue. ... Dark blue is a shade of blue. ... Denim is a shade of blue that resembles the shade of blue used in Denim. ... Dodger blue is a shade of the color blue that gets its name from its use in the uniform of the Los Angeles Dodgers. ... Indigo is the color of light between 440 to 420 nanometres in wavelength, placing it between blue and violet. ... The International Klein Blue (IKB) is a deep blue hue first mixed and patented by the French artist Yves Klein. ... Lavender is a color that is a light shade of violet. ... Midnight Blue is a dark shade of blue that was named for its darkness. ... Navy blue is a color, an especially dark shade of blue. ... Categories: Colors | Pigments | Stub ... Persian blue is a kind of dark blue nearing purple. ... Powder blue refers to either smalt, a crushed-glass product used in laundering and dying applications and of a deep, dark blue hue, or to other things that have this same dark blue coloration. ... A sample of Prussian blue Prussian blue (Preußisch Blau, Berliner Blau) is a dark blue pigment used in paints and formerly in blueprints. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Steel Blue is a shade of blue. ... Natural ultramarine. ... For other uses, see Blue (disambiguation) Blue is one of the three primary additive colors; blue light has the shortest wavelength range (about 420–490 nanometers) of the three additive primary colors. ...

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The Blues and Royals are a British Army regiment and are part of the Household Cavalry.
The regiment was formed in 1969 from the merger of The Royal Horse Guards who were known as "The Blues" and The Royal Dragoons who were known as "The Royals".
The Blues and Royals currently have two reconnaissance squadrons in Windsor, which are part of the Household Cavalry Regiment and a mounted squadron in London as part of the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment.
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