Get the new Crayola color, Bluetiful, now in Microsoft Office
Bluetiful will be the new Crayola color. It’ll be generally available from January 2018 or you can use it right now in Microsoft Office with these tips.
‘Bluetiful’ is really called YInMn Blue or just YInMn and is a relatively newly discovered color from 2009.
All you need to put ‘Bluetiful’ or YlnMn on the screen is the RGB values and here they are
R:45.82, G:79.92, B:143.51
Office only supports whole numbers for RGB so the closest match is:
Red: 46, Green: 80, Blue:144
The HSL equivalent for Microsoft Office is:
H:146 S:124 L89
Virtual Bluetiful Crayon
Modern Office has ink and drawing features so you can make your own virtual ‘Bluetiful’ crayon.
On the Draw tab, Add a Pen then use ‘More Colors’ to add Bluetiful.
Of course, you can use the color for a virtual pen, pencil or highlighter as well as anywhere else in Office that supports colors.
Office for Mac
The Mac supports RGB, HSL and CMYK (see below) in it’s more comprehensive color selector.
For printing the CMYK values give the closest match:
C: 68.07, M: 44.31, Y:0, K: 43.72
Bluetiful web pages
For web pages use the Hex code
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