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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 / #fff

#468a9f to black

  1. #468a9f
  2. #3c7283
  3. #325a67
  4. #28444d
  5. #1e2f34
  6. #131b1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Light Teal
      #488ba0
      ΔE = 0.436 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Turquoise
      #508498
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.12.21
      #4a899e
      ΔE = 0.703 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. ★ 72.12.21
      #418798
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  3. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Baltic Blue
      #3d8ba2
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Aqua Bubble B1-D2-1
      #4c889c
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  5. Freightliner

    1. ★ Blue / N3050
      #47879c
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-5 Bluebell
      #3f89a1
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 4-33-5 Apollo Bay
      #588696
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-B10G
      #4f899d
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Tropic Night / 70BG 23/276
      #428da4
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 18 D 43 - Dresden blue
      #4f8a9c
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Hippie Blue B62-052-217
      #49889a
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 2402
      #508ca0
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-c6
      #3e8ca0
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 27-c6
      #468595
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2222 U
      #51899a
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 7697 C
      #4e87a0
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Tiber River / D742
      #4c8699
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Dark Westwind Blue / 30BG 24/224
      #4d8d9e
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ American Know-How
      #55899c
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  17. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Aegean Blue / RLIB219
      #468fa2
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4030-B10G
      #558a9a
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-B10G
      #2c8ea7
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5788 - Aegean Sea
      #508fa2
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Aegean Sea / 185
      #508fa2
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 23/276
      #3c8ea8
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Liberty Blue 2
      #4f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  22. Sikkens

    1. ★ R7.33.47
      #3c89a4
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Q9.33.43
      #3e8596
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Indian Turquoise
      #418498
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Olympic Blue
      #49849a
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #418498
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Indian Turquoise
      #468c9b
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10684
      #44869f
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  26. Colortrend

    1. Dragonfly Wing
      #588c9e
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Bistro Blue / 34D-4
      #3c90a5
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  28. Teknos

    1. GBI109
      #518fa6
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  29. Duron

    1. Lakeshore
      #568fa3
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. 4-2 Teal
      #518497
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  31. Crown Diamond

    1. 7334-53 Labrador Coast
      #488399
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  32. Sto

    1. 35310
      #578aa0
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  33. CIL

    1. West Pointe Blue
      #438395
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Georgian Revival Blue - 7609
      #5b8d9f
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Secure Blue - 6508
      #5389a1
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6164
      #2b869e
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Costa Rica / T10 45E-2
      #4891aa
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue China
      #4a89a4
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 22.0%

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#468a9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#468a9f foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

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

#468a9f background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #468a9f">…</p>

#468a9f shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<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: 27.451%, yellow: 42.568%, blue: 62.353%
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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