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#468a9f Hex Color Code

#468a9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #468a9f is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #468a9f is comprised of 27.45% red, 54.12% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #468a9f has a hue of 194° (degrees), 39% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.17 nm.

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#468a9f linear gradient to complementary #916754

  1. #468a9f
  2. #5c8492
  3. #6c7f86
  4. #787979
  5. #82736d
  6. #8a6d60
  7. #916754

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2a7286
  2. #347a8e
  3. #3d8297
  4. #468a9f
  5. #4f92a7
  6. #589bb0
  7. #60a3b8

Tones

  1. #468a9f
  2. #518698
  3. #5a8290
  4. #627f89
  5. #697b81
  6. #6e777a
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#468a9f to white

  1. #468a9f
  2. #689dae
  3. #87b0be
  4. #a5c3ce
  5. #c3d7de
  6. #e1ebee
  7. #ffffff

#468a9f to black

  1. #468a9f
  2. #3c7283
  3. #325a67
  4. #28444d
  5. #1e2f34
  6. #131b1d
  7. #000000

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#468a9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#468a9f foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #468a9f">…</p>

#468a9f background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #468a9f">…</p>

#468a9f shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #468a9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4623007
Binary
01000110, 10001010, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#468a9f
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#489 ΔE = 1.957
RGB
rgb(70, 138, 159)
RGBA
rgba(70, 138, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.191, g: 0.376, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 0.275%, yellow: 0.426%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12154209 / 0xff468a9f
HSL
hsl(194, 39%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 39%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.157), saturation: 56% (0.560), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 194.157, saturation: 55.975%, perceived brightness: 48.864%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 219.953, S: 74.196, L: 54.006
Cubehelix
H: -173.054, S: 0.519, L: 0.470
TSL
T: -1.760, S: 0.200, L: 0.471
CMYK
cyan: 56% (0.560), magenta: 13% (0.132), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 73% (0.725), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 17.870, Y: 21.981, Z: 36.095
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.289, Y: 21.981
CIELab
L: 54.006, a: -15.314, b: -17.717
CIELuv
L: 54.006, u: -28.814, v: -24.137
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.006, C: 23.418, H: 229.162
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.006, C: 37.588, H: 219.953
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.883, a: -14.010, b: -12.828
CIECAM02
J: 42.520, C: 35.281, h: 220.926, Q: 128.471, M: 30.853, s: 49.006, H: 280.376
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.147, jaune: -2.951, green: 3.428
LMS
L: 16.676, M: 24.959, S: 35.848
YCbCr
Y: 119.124, Cb: 147.283, Cr: 96.657
YCgCo
Y: 126.250, Cg: 11.750, Co: -4.750
YDbDr
Y: 120.062, Db: 58.593, Dr: 95.201
YPbPr
Y: 125.028, Pb: 18.320, Pr: -34.966
xvYCC
Y: 123.377, Cb: 144.093, Cr: 97.285
YIQ
Y: 120.062, I: -47.255, Q: -7.845
YUV
Y: 120.062, U: 19.162, V: -43.920
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/6 ΔE = 2.268
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 7.229

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