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#408cc9 Hex Color Code

#408cc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #408cc9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #408cc9 is comprised of 25.1% red, 54.9% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #408cc9 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 56% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.55 nm.

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#408cc9 linear gradient to complementary #b79652

  1. #408cc9
  2. #678db6
  3. #7f8fa2
  4. #91908f
  5. #a0927b
  6. #ac9467
  7. #b79652

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1773ae
  2. #277bb7
  3. #3484c0
  4. #408cc9
  5. #4b95d2
  6. #559ddb
  7. #5fa6e5

Tones

  1. #408cc9
  2. #548bbd
  3. #6289b2
  4. #6d88a6
  5. #76879b
  6. #7e858f
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#408cc9 to white

  1. #408cc9
  2. #699ed2
  3. #8ab1db
  4. #a9c4e4
  5. #c6d7ed
  6. #e3ebf6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#408cc9 to black

  1. #408cc9
  2. #3973a4
  3. #305b81
  4. #284560
  5. #1e2f40
  6. #141b23
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6026
      #448cca
      ΔE = 0.669 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. 6501
      #2a86c8
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Atlantic 5
      #348ccc
      ΔE = 0.851 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 75 27 230 / Coelin 110
      #0084c4
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10419
      #4489c3
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. CF10440
      #6491c7
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2060-R90B
      #338eca
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  5. Nerolac

    1. ★ Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 3.400 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-c1
      #538cc6
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 35-c1
      #5882be
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ 60.21.21
      #3a87c5
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Blue
      #4185c3
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Blue Wing B3-A1-4
      #3098dc
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Picasso Blue R146B
      #3b91cd
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Filoli Morning Glory
      #0095dd
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Renegade Blue
      #3b93d7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  13. Sto

    1. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  14. Dulux

    1. Sea Blue
      #588dc3
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Royal Regatta 4
      #3f87bc
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. CIL

    1. Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Ocean Floor
      #5785b2
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  16. Delta

    1. Ocean Reef Blue / 020740202W
      #008dd0
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Mediterranean / 025890202W
      #1191d0
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. S 1060-B
      #0097dc
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  18. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue cerulean / 144
      #0090d4
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  19. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28129
      #2486c5
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Model Master 2012
      #0a82c7
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  21. Behr

    1. Warm Spring 560B-6
      #3c85bd
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 8603 Atlantis
      #5092c3
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  22. Resene

    1. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 3.040 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 3.886 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  24. Asian Paints

    1. Deep Pool / 9206
      #0088cb
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  26. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  27. Auro

    1. Forget-me-not
      #4b89cc
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  28. General Paint

    1. Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Constellation / CL 2246A
      #2d85b9
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 3.150 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Ship's Harbor / 349-5
      #4d83af
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  30. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  31. ProMarker

    1. Azure
      #218ac4
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Key Largo
      #5297cf
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  33. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu 1407 / IT08
      #5d8dc7
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 3.279 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 3.279 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterloo / CSP-555
      #608fc3
      ΔE = 3.418 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  37. Bristol

    1. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 3.428 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. High Up / P109-C5
      #4f96cf
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  38. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  39. Clark+Kensington

    1. Malibu Coast / 36D-4
      #3784c7
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  40. Matthews Paint

    1. Electrical Blue / 24100
      #4183ba
      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Process Cyan U / 9133
      #0088c5
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  41. Sikkens

    1. T2.43.44
      #3486bc
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. T0.40.50
      #2f90c4
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  42. Taubmans

    1. Garter Blue / T10 39C-1
      #5184bf
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Blue Dart / T10 40B-2
      #4494c7
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5088b6
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  44. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2925
      #0a94d6
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 7461
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  45. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  47. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  48. Focoltone

    1. 1107
      #0095dc
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 1089
      #0083cc
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  49. Olympic

    1. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Blue Dart A48-4
      #4597ce
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  50. RAL

    1. RAL 270 60 35
      #5f93cc
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  51. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B41 Bluebell
      #5b94d0
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  52. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  53. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. Gênes
      #5197d0
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Bleu hollandais
      #6b8fc4
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  55. New Look

    1. Party Hat / D20-03
      #0087c2
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  56. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Paradise Lost 26-12
      #5494c4
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  57. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7243D True Blue
      #008cc5
      ΔE = 4.514 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  58. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Court Of Guard Chs-33
      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  59. Testors

    1. Testors 2508C
      #0097db
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  60. GM / General Motors

    1. Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  61. ICI Paints

    1. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  62. Glidden

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Ship's Harbor / PPG1161-5
      #4f84af
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  63. Apple Barrel

    1. Electric Blue / 21974E
      #0096d6
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  64. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  65. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #3296ce
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. 1-36-5 Azuro
      #6495cf
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  66. Para

    1. Cobalt Ice / PF67
      #4681b1
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  67. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  68. Otokar

    1. Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  69. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  70. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  71. Duron

    1. Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  72. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Zaffiro 484
      #6894c3
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 28.1%

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#408cc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#408cc9 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #408cc9">…</p>

#408cc9 background

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

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #408cc9">…</p>

#408cc9 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #408cc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4230345
Binary
01000000, 10001100, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#408cc9
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#38c ΔE = 2.241
RGB
rgb(64, 140, 201)
RGBA
rgba(64, 140, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.158, g: 0.346, b: 0.496
RYB
red: 25.098%, yellow: 44.268%, blue: 78.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12546871 / 0xff408cc9
HSL
hsl(207, 56%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 56%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.715), saturation: 68% (0.682), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 206.715, saturation: 68.159%, perceived brightness: 51.633%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.600, S: 82.395, L: 56.149
Cubehelix
H: -157.836, S: 0.777, L: 0.486
TSL
T: -2.107, S: 0.236, L: 0.487
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 22.031, Y: 24.061, Z: 58.730
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.230, Y: 24.061
CIELab
L: 56.149, a: -3.846, b: -38.409
CIELuv
L: 56.149, u: -29.366, v: -59.158
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.149, C: 38.601, H: 264.282
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.149, C: 66.045, H: 243.600
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.052, a: -5.670, b: -36.652
CIECAM02
J: 44.496, C: 50.633, h: 242.360, Q: 131.423, M: 44.278, s: 58.044, H: 302.284
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -6.633, green: 3.271
LMS
L: 16.943, M: 25.701, S: 58.149
YCbCr
Y: 122.706, Cb: 166.027, Cr: 90.305
YCoCg
Y: 136.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: -18.250
YDbDr
Y: 124.230, Db: 115.513, Dr: 114.545
YPbPr
Y: 128.204, Pb: 39.240, Pr: -40.806
xvYCC
Y: 126.105, Cb: 162.470, Cr: 92.155
YIQ
Y: 124.230, I: -64.871, Q: 2.909
YUV
Y: 124.230, U: 37.779, V: -52.841
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 2.248
Brand Color
Rdio ΔE = 2.434

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