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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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  1. Dunkleosteus
  2. Flamingos
  3. golden wheat field and sunny day

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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 / #fff

#408cb4 to black

  1. #408cb4
  2. #387393
  3. #305b74
  4. #274556
  5. #1d2f3a
  6. #131b20
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Mets / LP-203
      #3e8eb7
      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Grenobles / LP-211
      #5188a4
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6102
      #328dba
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ 5342
      #2d8ab9
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Starry Night 10BB 32/262
      #5e96bc
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Electric Blue / 2061-40
      #3f91b9
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Blue Nose / 1678 / CC-800
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Night / PPG1239-5
      #3e8fbc
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Blue Paisley / PPG1238-6
      #2282a8
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Atwood Lakes / 10BB 22/318
      #4587ad
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Wind Tick / 99BG 22/432
      #008ab9
      ΔE = 3.085 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-5 Real Blue
      #2c89b5
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 2-33-5 Blue Bubble
      #318cae
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  8. Otokar

    1. ★ Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Raft / CL 2255D
      #4e8aab
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Blue Arch / P125-C6
      #2792be
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.21
      #5189ad
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 66.15.21
      #348aab
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.50
      #528aaf
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. T3.33.46
      #5288b3
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Great Lakes / 251-5
      #4593b9
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  14. Glidden

    1. Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Vanity / PPG1157-5
      #5692b2
      ΔE = 3.507 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B
      #4c92ba
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. S 2050-B
      #2484b7
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-5 Gentle Rain
      #4f87a8
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach / 7342
      #4689a9
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  18. Asian Paints

    1. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #2e86b2
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Citadel / 7406
      #008eb7
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  19. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-B
      #2e87ac
      ΔE = 3.092 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  20. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro Aster / 421
      #4e93b9
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  21. Resene

    1. Hemisphere B64-058-237
      #4e93ba
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Endorphin B65-074-222
      #4190ad
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  22. Delta

    1. Fountain Blue / 04083
      #4586b1
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. True Turquoise / 04020
      #1691b7
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchor's Aweigh 25-10
      #008bbb
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Pyrenees Morn 26-13
      #2c81af
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10374
      #008cbd
      ΔE = 3.050 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. CF10375
      #0092c2
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Madonna / NP PB 1555 D
      #3385ab
      ΔE = 3.061 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Nautical Blue / NP PB 1548 D
      #3d81a6
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  26. Plascon

    1. Jessies Blue B2-C2-1
      #4890b0
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Spring Serenade B2-D2-1
      #5084a4
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Oceanic Teal Firemist
      #588fae
      ΔE = 3.150 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Vulcain
      #5c8dae
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Bellaire
      #5a93ae
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Piano Blues / 35C-5
      #3885b2
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Monday Blues / 37C-6
      #5f86a2
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  30. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Raspberry / 26336
      #008db8
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  31. RAL

    1. RAL 5012 / Light Blue
      #0089b6
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. RAL 640-2
      #0087b5
      ΔE = 3.592 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  32. CIL

    1. Indigo Sea
      #3784a9
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Spirited Flight
      #5b98ba
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Hidden Springs / KM3151-3
      #3184b0
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Wakeby Beach / KM3143-3
      #4a80a7
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  34. Sto

    1. 35220
      #5887a6
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  35. HKS

    1. HKS 40
      #0088b7
      ΔE = 3.401 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. HKS 49
      #0096c8
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  36. Vista Paint

    1. Old Port
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 3.944 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  37. Berger

    1. Old Port / 7406
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Old Port / 7406
      #008eb8
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Hidden Springs / 7358
      #1a84b2
      ΔE = 3.944 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  39. Apple Barrel

    1. Regency Blue / 20751
      #0392c0
      ΔE = 3.493 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-b3
      #1992c5
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 32-c6
      #427fa6
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  41. Duron

    1. Manitou Blue
      #5288a4
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Impromptu
      #0193c2
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  42. Volkswagen

    1. Jamaica Blue
      #4694c2
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 3.655 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1233D Nautical Blue
      #3784a7
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 344
      #618fae
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  44. Nature Paint

    1. Blackthorn
      #008eb7
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  45. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #4983ab
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #59869f
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  46. Dutch Boy

    1. Step Into Space
      #4f91af
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  47. California Paints

    1. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  48. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Waterfall
      #0f94c2
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  49. Dupont

    1. CAS509
      #0086b3
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2001-3
      #2095c5
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  51. Nerolac

    1. Expedition - 4274
      #2c83b0
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Denim Blue Jeans - 4266
      #467fa8
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  52. Alcro

    1. Riviera Metallic
      #018bb3
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Hogtryck
      #0087be
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  53. Caparol

    1. 38/18
      #6090b0
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2461
      #0084ac
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  54. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dynamic Blue - 6958
      #0192c6
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Secure Blue - 6508
      #5389a1
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  55. Ressource Peintures

    1. Almeria / OROC40
      #008db5
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  56. Humbrol

    1. 48 Mediterranean Blue
      #218db1
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  57. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 7322-53 Guiding Star
      #5a869f
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  58. Taubmans

    1. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Magical Merlin / T10 44C-1
      #1695c6
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  59. Homebase

    1. Cobalt
      #2c94c7
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  60. Disney

    1. 3C-50-4 Home Town Hero
      #0088bc
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 3C-60-4 Blue Adventure
      #0091b7
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  61. Little Greene

    1. Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  62. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2729
      #2885b7
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Model Master 2730
      #2982a6
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  63. Coronado Paint

    1. 7358 - Hidden Springs
      #1e85ab
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  64. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue China
      #4a89a4
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  65. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #5591be
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Surf Blue
      #56859e
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  66. Flügger

    1. Surfers Paradise (IN-793)
      #008fb6
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  67. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7460
      #0094bf
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 7461
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  68. Colortrend

    1. Coast
      #5a84a1
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 0654
      #4a80a1
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  69. ProMarker

    1. Aegean
      #008cb2
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  70. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo turquoise blue / 147
      #0091b8
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  71. Behr

    1. Bahama Blue NEKB-42
      #5e95b7
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  72. Matthews Paint

    1. Aquarious Blue / 1063
      #0084b6
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  73. ECOS Paints

    1. Peninsula (0654)
      #4a80a1
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  74. Diamond Vogel

    1. Peninsula / 0654
      #4a80a1
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  75. Focoltone

    1. 1092
      #0086ad
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  76. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #5b83a4
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  77. Laura Ashley

    1. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 6-8 Denim Blue 2
      #497fa1
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  78. Dulux

    1. 98BG 26/393
      #0097c8
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  79. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Pool Party / 30
      #0098c8
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  80. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B60
      #0097c4
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  81. Teknos

    1. GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  82. KILZ

    1. Bubbling Brook / C901
      #3a81a1
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  83. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35190
      #6390a9
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  84. Olympic

    1. Magical Merlin A52-5
      #2a96cc
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Blue Beads C52-4
      #57839c
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  85. New Look

    1. Loop the Loop / D20-05
      #0096cd
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  86. Wattyl

    1. Skyways / E36W
      #0096cd
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  87. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 22.2%

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#408cb4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#408cb4 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #408cb4">…</p>

#408cb4 background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #408cb4">…</p>

#408cb4 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 25.098%, yellow: 43.105%, blue: 70.588%
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
YCoCg
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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