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Caparol Iris 14 / #408cb4 Hex Color Code

#408cb4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #408cb4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #408cb4 is comprised of 25.1% red, 54.9% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #408cb4 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 48% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.6 nm.

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#408cb4 linear gradient to complementary #a27a52

  1. #408cb4
  2. #5f89a4
  3. #738693
  4. #838383
  5. #8f8073
  6. #997d63
  7. #a27a52

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d739a
  2. #2a7ba3
  3. #3684ab
  4. #408cb4
  5. #4a94bd
  6. #549dc6
  7. #5da5cf

Tones

  1. #408cb4
  2. #5089aa
  3. #5c86a0
  4. #668397
  5. #6e808d
  6. #747d84
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#408cb4 to white

  1. #408cb4
  2. #669ec0
  3. #87b1cd
  4. #a6c4d9
  5. #c4d7e6
  6. #e1ebf2
  7. #ffffff

#408cb4 to black

  1. #408cb4
  2. #387393
  3. #305b74
  4. #274556
  5. #1d2f3a
  6. #131b20
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 10BB 22/318
      #3e89b3
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Venetian Crystal 4
      #2e86b2
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6102
      #328dba
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ 6108
      #4d8eb8
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Blue Goose 90BG 25/284
      #3d88ab
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ship Harbour / T10 44E-2
      #3d88ae
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Freshwater Pearl / T12 42.G5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ King Triton B51-4
      #328cba
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Fun-And-Games A53-5
      #318eb4
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-53 Hussar Blue
      #478ab4
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-c5
      #4889b2
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 31-b4
      #148abb
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Electric Blue / 2061-40
      #3f91b9
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Quiet Night / PPG1239-5
      #3e8fbc
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Night / PPG1239-5
      #3e8fbc
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Court Of Guard Chs-33
      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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    1. ★ Quiet Night / 250-5
      #3a8ebc
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
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    1. ★ Atwood Lakes / 10BB 22/318
      #4587ad
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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    1. ★ 2-34-5 Real Blue
      #2c89b5
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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    1. ★ P 113-5 C
      #3090bd
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. 640
      #008cba
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
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      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
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    1. ★ Raft / CL 2255D
      #4e8aab
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Blue Whale / CL 2306D
      #5388ab
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
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    1. ★ Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Blue Arch / P125-C6
      #2792be
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
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    1. ★ 63.15.21
      #5189ad
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #3487af
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Blue
      #5087ae
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  20. Sikkens

    1. T0.30.50
      #548cb2
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S4.43.49
      #0d90bf
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
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    1. S 2040-B
      #4c92ba
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
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    1. 3-35-5 Gentle Rain
      #4f87a8
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 1-33-7 Stargazer
      #008dba
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
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    1. Wakeby Beach / 7342
      #4689a9
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
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      #5588ab
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
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    1. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
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    1. 2226
      #338eb2
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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    1. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
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    1. Azzurro Aster / 421
      #4e93b9
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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#408cb4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#408cb4 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #408cb4">…</p>

#408cb4 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #408cb4">…</p>

#408cb4 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #408cb4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4230324
Binary
01000000, 10001100, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#408cb4
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#48a ΔE = 2.324
RGB
rgb(64, 140, 180)
RGBA
rgba(64, 140, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.167, g: 0.365, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12546892 / 0xff408cb4
HSL
hsl(201, 48%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 48%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.690), saturation: 64% (0.644), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 200.690, saturation: 64.444%, perceived brightness: 50.257%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.690, S: 80.568, L: 55.216
Cubehelix
H: -165.233, S: 0.661, L: 0.477
TSL
T: -1.926, S: 0.228, L: 0.478
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.644), magenta: 22% (0.222), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 19.727, Y: 23.139, Z: 46.598
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.259, Y: 23.139
CIELab
L: 55.216, a: -10.926, b: -27.932
CIELuv
L: 55.216, u: -30.205, v: -41.104
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.216, C: 29.993, H: 248.637
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.216, C: 51.008, H: 233.690
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.103, a: -10.977, b: -23.762
CIECAM02
J: 43.612, C: 43.113, h: 232.852, Q: 130.110, M: 37.702, s: 53.830, H: 294.623
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -4.744, green: 3.477
LMS
L: 16.829, M: 25.683, S: 46.198
YCbCr
Y: 120.648, Cb: 156.808, Cr: 91.796
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: 9.000, Co: -13.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.836, Db: 87.520, Dr: 109.988
YPbPr
Y: 126.692, Pb: 28.740, Pr: -39.840
xvYCC
Y: 124.806, Cb: 153.246, Cr: 93.003
YIQ
Y: 121.836, I: -58.125, Q: -3.625
YUV
Y: 121.836, U: 28.623, V: -50.740
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.179
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 5.127

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