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#406bc6 Hex Color Code

#406bc6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #406bc6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #406bc6 is comprised of 25.1% red, 41.96% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #406bc6 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 54% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.18 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#406bc6 linear gradient to complementary #f0ff07

  1. #406bc6
  2. #7581b3
  3. #97989f
  4. #b2b189
  5. #c9ca70
  6. #dde450
  7. #f0ff07

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2157af
  2. #2c5eb7
  3. #3764be
  4. #406bc6
  5. #4972ce
  6. #5278d5
  7. #5a7fdd

Tones

  1. #406bc6
  2. #536fbb
  3. #6173b0
  4. #6c76a5
  5. #757b9a
  6. #7d7f8e
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#406bc6 to white

  1. #406bc6
  2. #6982d0
  3. #8a99da
  4. #a8b2e3
  5. #c6cbed
  6. #e2e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#406bc6 to black

  1. #406bc6
  2. #3859a2
  3. #30477f
  4. #28365e
  5. #1e263f
  6. #141622
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue
      #226ad3
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  6. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 6045
      #3b6bba
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. 42/13
      #3468d0
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 40/03
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  10. Plascon

    1. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 15.1%

#406bc6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#406bc6 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #406bc6">…</p>

#406bc6 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #406bc6">…</p>

#406bc6 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #406bc6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4221894
Binary
01000000, 01101011, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#406bc6
LRV
≈ 15.7%
Closest short hex
#46b ΔE = 2.175
RGB
rgb(64, 107, 198)
RGBA
rgba(64, 107, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.173, g: 0.290, b: 0.537
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.379%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12555322 / 0xff406bc6
HSL
hsl(221, 54%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 54%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.746), saturation: 68% (0.677), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 220.746, saturation: 67.677%, perceived brightness: 43.694%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.043, S: 76.519, L: 46.553
Cubehelix
H: -141.277, S: 0.829, L: 0.408
TSL
T: -2.133, S: 0.222, L: 0.410
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.677), magenta: 46% (0.460), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 17.561, Y: 15.681, Z: 55.516
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.177, Y: 15.681
CIELab
L: 46.553, a: 15.156, b: -51.928
CIELuv
L: 46.553, u: -18.348, v: -79.749
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.553, C: 54.095, H: 286.271
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.553, C: 81.833, H: 257.043
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.599, a: 9.863, b: -55.403
CIECAM02
J: 35.186, C: 57.744, h: 257.605, Q: 116.868, M: 50.496, s: 65.733, H: 309.846
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.444, jaune: -9.231, green: 1.842
LMS
L: 10.590, M: 14.601, S: 54.861
YCbCr
Y: 105.780, Cb: 174.313, Cr: 102.662
YCgCo
Y: 119.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 104.517, Db: 140.653, Dr: 77.066
YPbPr
Y: 104.393, Pb: 50.445, Pr: -25.686
xvYCC
Y: 105.655, Cb: 172.312, Cr: 105.437
YIQ
Y: 104.517, I: -54.851, Q: 19.221
YUV
Y: 104.517, U: 46.004, V: -35.546
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.921
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.268

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