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Steelblue / Steel blue / #4682b4 Hex Color Code

#4682b4 Paint ChipThe color steelblue / Steel blue with hexadecimal color code #4682b4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4682b4 is comprised of 27.45% red, 50.98% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #4682b4 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 44% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.95 nm.

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#4682b4 linear gradient to complementary #aa8a50

  1. #4682b4
  2. #6483a4
  3. #788493
  4. #888683
  5. #958773
  6. #a08862
  7. #aa8a50

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #296b9b
  2. #3373a3
  3. #3d7aac
  4. #4682b4
  5. #4f8abc
  6. #5892c5
  7. #619acd

Tones

  1. #4682b4
  2. #5481ab
  3. #5f80a2
  4. #697f98
  5. #707f8f
  6. #777e86
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#4682b4 to white

  1. #4682b4
  2. #6a96c0
  3. #89aacd
  4. #a7bed9
  5. #c5d4e6
  6. #e2e9f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4682b4 to black

  1. #4682b4
  2. #3c6b93
  3. #335574
  4. #294056
  5. #1e2c3a
  6. #141a20
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #4681b1
      ΔE = 0.695 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Egyptian Blue / P5009-63D
      #0082bb
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 0.801 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 4128 Electricity 10BB 22/318
      #3380ad
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  3. Wattyl

    1. ★ Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Mysterious Night / E37W
      #007caf
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  4. New Look

    1. ★ Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Party Hat / D20-03
      #0087c2
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  5. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Sports Star B62-098-238
      #3d85b8
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Ship's Harbor / 349-5
      #4d83af
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. ★ King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Warm Spring 560B-6
      #3c85bd
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Handsome Hue 570B-6
      #5086bc
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  9. Humbrol

    1. ★ 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Ship's Harbor / PPG1161-5
      #4f84af
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Blue Beads / PPG1160-5
      #5a809e
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  12. Delta

    1. ★ Denim Blue / 024770202W
      #3d7db1
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Liberty Blue / 024160202W
      #547fa6
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5851 - Blueberry Muffin
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  15. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Thunder - 2405
      #3f7db2
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  17. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  18. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ T2.43.44
      #3486bc
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. U0.30.50
      #5f8abf
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/13
      #2c84bc
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 75 27 230 / Coelin 110
      #0084c4
      ΔE = 3.984 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 4.235 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 6777 Eveline Blue
      #3c7ba8
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  23. Olympic

    1. Royal Plume A48-5
      #2b83be
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Blueberry Bush B48-5
      #4879af
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  24. CIL

    1. Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  25. Dulux

    1. 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  26. General Paint

    1. Constellation / CL 2246A
      #2d85b9
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  27. Plascon

    1. Westerly B3-C2-1
      #5088b4
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  29. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Model Master 2940
      #2784b7
      ΔE = 3.193 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 3.045 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 3.661 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 3.072 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 7270 - Harbor Blue
      #547ba4
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  32. Duron

    1. Secure Blue
      #5680a6
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  33. Ford

    1. Blue
      #467aa8
      ΔE = 3.094 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 3.142 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Flippers / NP PB 1541 D
      #4e7a9d
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Atwood Lakes / 10BB 22/318
      #4587ad
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  37. Pantone / PMS

    1. 646
      #5e82ab
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 7461
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  38. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C60
      #1b80b8
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Clear Blue B70
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  39. Brillux

    1. 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 3.249 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. Wakeby Beach / KM3143-3
      #4a80a7
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Finley Blue / CW-620
      #4681a9
      ΔE = 3.306 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  42. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cenote Hac-51
      #4d7cb2
      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Court Of Guard Chs-33
      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  43. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  44. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  45. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  46. GM / General Motors

    1. Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  47. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  48. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-B
      #2484b7
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  49. Clark+Kensington

    1. Piano Blues / 35C-5
      #3885b2
      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Malibu Coast / 36D-4
      #3784c7
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  50. Diamond Vogel

    1. Zenith / 0647
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 3.645 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  51. Colortrend

    1. 0647
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 3.645 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  52. ECOS Paints

    1. Zenith (0647)
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 3.645 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Caribbean Current (0598)
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  53. Volkswagen

    1. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 3.667 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #52799f
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  54. Valspar Paint

    1. Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Burbling Brook
      #5179a0
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  55. HKS

    1. HKS 46
      #0082bc
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  56. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6584
      #2e7bac
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 6542
      #2d8abf
      ΔE = 3.803 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  57. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-5 Blue Brook
      #4678a6
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #148abe
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  58. Bristol

    1. Dutch Iris / P112-C6
      #3f78a7
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  59. ProMarker

    1. Azure
      #218ac4
      ΔE = 3.978 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  60. AMC

    1. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  61. FolkArt

    1. Cloudy Day / 2568
      #547ca0
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Gentle Violet / 2435
      #6482a7
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  62. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-c6
      #427fa6
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 31-a4
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  63. Asian Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #3a7fbf
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Deep Pool / 9206
      #0088cb
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  64. Apple Barrel

    1. Caribbean / 20247 / K2613
      #387ea8
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  65. Otokar

    1. Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 4.140 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  66. Focoltone

    1. 1077
      #0087c0
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  67. Matthews Paint

    1. Process Cyan U / 9133
      #0088c5
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blue Lightening / 2625
      #4875a2
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  68. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Swedish Blue 26-15
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Moonlit Stroll 27-12
      #55799d
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  69. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  70. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10404
      #0082c4
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  71. Taubmans

    1. Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  72. Crown Diamond

    1. 7330-53 Waning Moon
      #5b80a1
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  73. Alcro

    1. Hogtryck
      #0087be
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  74. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  75. RAL

    1. RAL 250 50 40
      #0081b5
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. RAL 5015 / Sky Blue
      #007cb0
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  76. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  77. Dupont

    1. CAS525
      #0085b9
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  78. Disney

    1. 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 3C-50-4 Home Town Hero
      #0088bc
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  79. Dutch Boy

    1. Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  80. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  81. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  82. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  83. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-8 Denim Blue 2
      #497fa1
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  84. Teknos

    1. GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 16.4%

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#4682b4 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #4682b4">…</p>

#4682b4 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #4682b4">…</p>

#4682b4 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4620980
Binary
01000110, 10000010, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#4682b4
LRV
≈ 20.6%
Closest short hex
#48b ΔE = 2.251
RGB
rgb(70, 130, 180)
RGBA
rgba(70, 130, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.184, g: 0.342, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 27.451%, yellow: 42.676%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12156236 / 0xff4682b4
HSL
hsl(207, 44%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 44%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.273), saturation: 61% (0.611), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 207.273, saturation: 61.111%, perceived brightness: 48.156%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.561, S: 74.737, L: 52.466
Cubehelix
H: -157.152, S: 0.627, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.125, S: 0.200, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.611), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 73% (0.725), magenta: 49% (0.490), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 18.744, Y: 20.561, Z: 46.152
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.241, Y: 20.561
CIELab
L: 52.466, a: -4.077, b: -32.192
CIELuv
L: 52.466, u: -25.111, v: -48.363
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.466, C: 32.449, H: 262.781
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.466, C: 54.493, H: 242.561
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.344, a: -5.567, b: -28.606
CIECAM02
J: 40.972, C: 43.945, h: 242.216, Q: 126.111, M: 38.429, s: 55.202, H: 302.215
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.259, jaune: -5.544, green: 2.748
LMS
L: 15.073, M: 21.996, S: 45.722
YCbCr
Y: 117.150, Cb: 158.830, Cr: 98.110
YCoCg
Y: 127.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: -10.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.760, Db: 93.650, Dr: 90.830
YPbPr
Y: 120.820, Pb: 31.900, Pr: -32.300
xvYCC
Y: 119.763, Cb: 156.022, Cr: 99.627
YIQ
Y: 117.760, I: -51.806, Q: 2.869
YUV
Y: 117.760, U: 30.629, V: -41.900
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.987
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 2.533

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