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#426bc8 Hex Color Code

#426bc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #426bc8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #426bc8 is comprised of 25.88% red, 41.96% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #426bc8 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 55% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.85 nm.

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#426bc8 linear gradient to complementary #ecff0b

  1. #426bc8
  2. #7681b5
  3. #9798a1
  4. #b1b18b
  5. #c7ca71
  6. #dae451
  7. #ecff0b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2357b1
  2. #2e5eb9
  3. #3964c0
  4. #426bc8
  5. #4b72d0
  6. #5478d7
  7. #5c7fdf

Tones

  1. #426bc8
  2. #556fbd
  3. #6373b2
  4. #6e77a7
  5. #777c9c
  6. #7f8090
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#426bc8 to White

  1. #426bc8
  2. #6a82d2
  3. #8b99db
  4. #a9b2e4
  5. #c6cbed
  6. #e3e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#426bc8 to Black

  1. #426bc8
  2. #3a59a4
  3. #314781
  4. #28365f
  5. #1f2640
  6. #141623
  7. #000000

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  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 660
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      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
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      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

#426bc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#426bc8 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #426bc8">…</p>

#426bc8 background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #426bc8">…</p>

#426bc8 shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #426bc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4352968
Binary
01000010, 01101011, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#426bc8
LRV
≈ 15.8%
Closest short hex
#36c ΔE = 2.344
RGB
rgb(66, 107, 200)
RGBA
rgba(66, 107, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.177, g: 0.287, b: 0.536
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.382%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12424248 / 0xff426bc8
HSL
hsl(222, 55%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 55%%, 52%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.642), saturation: 67% (0.670), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 221.642, saturation: 67.000%, perceived brightness: 43.990%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.563, S: 75.426, L: 46.767
Cubehelix
H: -140.295, S: 0.832, L: 0.411
TSL
T: -2.171, S: 0.219, L: 0.413
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.670), magenta: 46% (0.465), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 17.926, Y: 15.842, Z: 56.745
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.175, Y: 15.842
CIELab
L: 46.767, a: 16.193, b: -52.730
CIELuv
L: 46.767, u: -17.897, v: -81.153
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.767, C: 55.161, H: 287.071
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.767, C: 83.103, H: 257.563
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.802, a: 10.740, b: -56.668
CIECAM02
J: 35.404, C: 58.240, h: 258.358, Q: 117.230, M: 50.930, s: 65.913, H: 310.235
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.450, jaune: -9.384, green: 1.750
LMS
L: 10.727, M: 14.625, S: 56.073
YCbCr
Y: 106.490, Cb: 174.895, Cr: 103.398
YCgCo
Y: 120.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 105.343, Db: 142.419, Dr: 74.834
YPbPr
Y: 104.963, Pb: 51.215, Pr: -24.778
xvYCC
Y: 106.145, Cb: 172.989, Cr: 106.234
YIQ
Y: 105.343, I: -54.302, Q: 20.266
YUV
Y: 105.343, U: 46.581, V: -34.516
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.428
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.080

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