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#456d9b Hex Color Code

#456d9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #456d9b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #456d9b is comprised of 27.06% red, 42.75% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #456d9b has a hue of 212° (degrees), 38% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.21 nm.

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#456d9b linear gradient to complementary #998347

  1. #456d9b
  2. #5c708e
  3. #6d7480
  4. #7a7773
  5. #867b65
  6. #907f56
  7. #998347

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f5a86
  2. #36608d
  3. #3e6794
  4. #456d9b
  5. #4c74a2
  6. #537aa9
  7. #5a81b0

Tones

  1. #456d9b
  2. #4f6d94
  3. #586e8d
  4. #5f6e85
  5. #656f7e
  6. #6b6f77
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#456d9b to white

  1. #456d9b
  2. #6684ab
  3. #859bbc
  4. #a3b3cc
  5. #c2ccdd
  6. #e0e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#456d9b to black

  1. #456d9b
  2. #3b5a7f
  3. #314865
  4. #27374b
  5. #1d2633
  6. #13171d
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 0.799 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4194 Image Blue 50BB 18/276
      #4c6e9b
      ΔE = 1.106 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/19
      #4470a0
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.15.24
      #436c96
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bluer Than Blue
      #4f6d97
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Classic Blue
      #48689a
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-23
      #466996
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 580D-6 Liberty
      #496d92
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-c5
      #4171a1
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 34-c6
      #3b6997
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey B47-5
      #4a6e96
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #43719e
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Cascade Blue
      #436e94
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Glory / 811
      #3a6a99
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Nile Blue / CSP-560
      #4f729b
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Crayola Blue
      #396e99
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #4372a4
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  19. AMC

    1. ★ Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Brittany Blue / T10 39F-1
      #4d6f96
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Too Blue / A362
      #3d6995
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  22. Alcro

    1. ★ Robin blue
      #50719e
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 7328-63 Cobalt Pigment
      #3f6692
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10429
      #386997
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  26. Dulux

    1. 47BB 14/349
      #326b9e
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Sapphire Springs 4
      #4d73a1
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  27. Resene

    1. San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  28. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4040-R80B
      #50729f
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6129
      #3970a6
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 6592
      #326fa2
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lupine - 6810
      #4e739f
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  31. General Paint

    1. Stargazer / CL 2346A
      #4d6a8f
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  32. Ford

    1. Pacific Blue
      #42719a
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Blue
      #39679a
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Monday / 7294
      #476a8f
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Monday
      #476a8f
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  35. Berger

    1. Blue Monday / 7294
      #476a8f
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  36. Duron

    1. Down Pour
      #436690
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 14.0%

#456d9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#456d9b foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #456d9b">…</p>

#456d9b background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #456d9b">…</p>

#456d9b shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #456d9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4550043
Binary
01000101, 01101101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#456d9b
LRV
≈ 14.6%
Closest short hex
#469 ΔE = 3.310
RGB
rgb(69, 109, 155)
RGBA
rgba(69, 109, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.327, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.271%, yellow: 0.378%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12227173 / 0xff456d9b
HSL
hsl(212, 38%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 38%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.093), saturation: 55% (0.555), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 212.093, saturation: 55.484%, perceived brightness: 41.384%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.026, S: 65.526, L: 45.037
Cubehelix
H: -151.289, S: 0.513, L: 0.400
TSL
T: -1.792, S: 0.169, L: 0.401
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.555), magenta: 30% (0.297), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 73% (0.729), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 13.837, Y: 14.568, Z: 33.087
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.237, Y: 14.568
CIELab
L: 45.037, a: -0.058, b: -29.225
CIELuv
L: 45.037, u: -18.111, v: -42.720
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.037, C: 29.225, H: 269.886
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.037, C: 46.400, H: 247.026
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.168, a: -2.082, b: -24.679
CIECAM02
J: 34.036, C: 38.741, h: 248.085, Q: 114.942, M: 33.878, s: 54.290, H: 305.059
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.271, jaune: -5.066, green: 1.885
LMS
L: 11.025, M: 15.195, S: 32.777
YCbCr
Y: 103.859, Cb: 154.114, Cr: 107.174
YCgCo
Y: 110.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 102.284, Db: 79.318, Dr: 63.302
YPbPr
Y: 103.792, Pb: 27.600, Pr: -22.116
xvYCC
Y: 105.139, Cb: 152.245, Cr: 108.573
YIQ
Y: 102.284, I: -38.607, Q: 5.854
YUV
Y: 102.284, U: 25.942, V: -29.200
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.399
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 3.451

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