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#428bc3 Hex Color Code

#428bc3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #428bc3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #428bc3 is comprised of 25.88% red, 54.51% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #428bc3 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 52% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.08 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#428bc3 linear gradient to complementary #b29153

  1. #428bc3
  2. #658cb1
  3. #7c8d9e
  4. #8e8d8c
  5. #9c8f7a
  6. #a89067
  7. #b29153

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d72a8
  2. #2b7ab1
  3. #3783ba
  4. #428bc3
  5. #4c93cc
  6. #569cd5
  7. #60a5de

Tones

  1. #428bc3
  2. #548ab8
  3. #6288ad
  4. #6c87a3
  5. #758698
  6. #7d848e
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#428bc3 to white

  1. #428bc3
  2. #699dcd
  3. #8ab0d7
  4. #a8c3e1
  5. #c6d7eb
  6. #e2ebf5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#428bc3 to black

  1. #428bc3
  2. #3a729f
  3. #315b7d
  4. #28445d
  5. #1e2f3e
  6. #141b22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ 60.21.21
      #3a87c5
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ Picasso Blue R146B
      #3b91cd
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. ★ Royal Regatta 4
      #3f87bc
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  6. Sto

    1. ★ 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2060-R90B
      #338eca
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6488
      #328fcc
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 6542
      #2d8abf
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ Atlantic 5
      #348ccc
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ T8.37.44
      #4e87be
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. T6.39.52
      #4591cf
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ King Triton / PPG1242-5
      #3c85be
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Blue Sapphire / 98BG 26/393
      #218fcd
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King Triton / PPG1242-5
      #3c85be
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Blueberry Popover / PPG1244-5
      #5488c0
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10428
      #4288c6
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. CF10382
      #008dd0
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  20. Plascon

    1. New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Westerly B3-C2-1
      #5088b4
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  21. General Paint

    1. Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  22. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5088b6
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 33-b3
      #488fc0
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 34-c1
      #538cc6
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Popover / T10 43C-1
      #418dbe
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Blue Gem / T63-8
      #5988b5
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  26. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Denim Blue
      #588fc3
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  28. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Newport Blue / 150-6
      #1389ca
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  30. Resene

    1. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 3390
      #3487c8
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  33. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28129
      #2486c5
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  34. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  35. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3538 U
      #008cca
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 2394 C
      #008bce
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 20.8%

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#428bc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#428bc3 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #428bc3">…</p>

#428bc3 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: #428bc3">…</p>

#428bc3 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #428bc3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4361155
Binary
01000010, 10001011, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#428bc3
LRV
≈ 23.6%
Closest short hex
#48b ΔE = 1.706
RGB
rgb(66, 139, 195)
RGBA
rgba(66, 139, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.165, g: 0.347, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 44.164%, blue: 76.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12416061 / 0xff428bc3
HSL
hsl(206, 52%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 52%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.047), saturation: 66% (0.662), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 206.047, saturation: 66.154%, perceived brightness: 51.099%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.202, S: 80.623, L: 55.646
Cubehelix
H: -158.658, S: 0.731, L: 0.483
TSL
T: -2.086, S: 0.227, L: 0.485
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.662), magenta: 29% (0.287), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 21.326, Y: 23.561, Z: 55.043
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.236, Y: 23.561
CIELab
L: 55.646, a: -4.991, b: -35.795
CIELuv
L: 55.646, u: -28.815, v: -54.657
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.646, C: 36.141, H: 262.062
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.646, C: 61.788, H: 242.202
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.540, a: -6.522, b: -33.255
CIECAM02
J: 44.031, C: 48.355, h: 241.156, Q: 130.734, M: 42.285, s: 56.872, H: 301.709
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -6.165, green: 3.207
LMS
L: 16.811, M: 25.326, S: 54.514
YCbCr
Y: 122.128, Cb: 163.388, Cr: 91.977
YCgCo
Y: 134.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 123.557, Db: 107.498, Dr: 109.461
YPbPr
Y: 127.483, Pb: 36.395, Pr: -39.076
xvYCC
Y: 125.485, Cb: 159.971, Cr: 93.674
YIQ
Y: 123.557, I: -61.478, Q: 1.987
YUV
Y: 123.557, U: 35.158, V: -50.496
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.529
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 1.921

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