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#468cc4 Hex Color Code

#468cc4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #468cc4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #468cc4 is comprised of 27.45% red, 54.9% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #468cc4 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 52% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.94 nm.

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#468cc4 linear gradient to complementary #b49356

  1. #468cc4
  2. #688db2
  3. #7e8ea0
  4. #908f8e
  5. #9e907c
  6. #aa9269
  7. #b49356

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2373a9
  2. #307bb2
  3. #3b84bb
  4. #468cc4
  5. #5095cd
  6. #5a9dd6
  7. #64a6e0

Tones

  1. #468cc4
  2. #578bb9
  3. #648aaf
  4. #6f88a4
  5. #77879a
  6. #7f868f
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#468cc4 to white

  1. #468cc4
  2. #6c9ece
  3. #8cb1d8
  4. #aac4e2
  5. #c6d7eb
  6. #e3ebf5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#468cc4 to black

  1. #468cc4
  2. #3d73a0
  3. #335b7e
  4. #29455d
  5. #1f2f3f
  6. #141b22
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 2382 CP
      #3c8dc7
      ΔE = 0.912 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. 2394 U
      #0091ce
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 60.21.21
      #3a87c5
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6482
      #398eca
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. ★ 6026
      #448cca
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ Picasso Blue R146B
      #3b91cd
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Renegade Blue
      #3b93d7
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. ★ Sea Blue
      #588dc3
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Ocean Floor
      #5785b2
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ Atlantic 5
      #348ccc
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 75 27 230 / Coelin 110
      #0084c4
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Constellation / CL 2246A
      #2d85b9
      ΔE = 4.123 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Banff Blue
      #6491bd
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #148abe
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  14. Resene

    1. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. S 1060-B
      #0097dc
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10427
      #5390cb
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CF10376
      #0092c9
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5844 - Splish Splash
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Splish Splash / 73
      #3194ce
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  20. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Royal Plume A48-5
      #2b83be
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Key Largo
      #5297cf
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  22. Nerolac

    1. Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  23. Plascon

    1. New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Blue Wing B3-A1-4
      #3098dc
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5088b6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  25. Behr

    1. Warm Spring 560B-6
      #3c85bd
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 8603 Atlantis
      #5092c3
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Popover / T10 43C-1
      #418dbe
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Pansy Blue / T10 43H-2
      #598ab2
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Bimini Blue
      #3484bb
      ΔE = 3.485 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  28. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Cobalt
      #2c94c7
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  29. ProMarker

    1. Azure
      #218ac4
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  30. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 3.091 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 7331-53 Hussar Blue
      #478ab4
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  31. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 3.133 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Ship's Harbor / 349-5
      #4d83af
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  33. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  34. Delta

    1. Ocean Reef Blue / 020740202W
      #008dd0
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Fountain Blue / 04083
      #4586b1
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  35. Bristol

    1. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. High Up / P109-C5
      #4f96cf
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  36. Matthews Paint

    1. Electrical Blue / 24100
      #4183ba
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Process Cyan U / 9133
      #0088c5
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  37. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-c
      #5791cd
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 32-a3
      #0083be
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  38. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue cerulean / 144
      #0090d4
      ΔE = 3.453 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  39. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  40. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu 1407 / IT08
      #5d8dc7
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Deep Pool / 9206
      #0088cb
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  42. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Paradise Lost 26-12
      #5494c4
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  43. Sikkens

    1. T0.40.50
      #2f90c4
      ΔE = 3.753 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. T0.30.50
      #528aaf
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  44. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. True Blue / NP PB 1534 D
      #1886c1
      ΔE = 3.796 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  46. Focoltone

    1. 1113
      #008fd7
      ΔE = 3.885 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 1107
      #0095dc
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  47. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Court Of Guard Chs-33
      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  48. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Blue
      #008ac4
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  49. Clark+Kensington

    1. Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Piano Blues / 35C-5
      #3885b2
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  50. Auro

    1. Forget-me-not
      #4b89cc
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7243D True Blue
      #008cc5
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  52. Otokar

    1. Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 4.100 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  53. Glidden

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 4.123 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Ship's Harbor / PPG1161-5
      #4f84af
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. Gênes
      #5197d0
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Pensées bleues
      #668db1
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  55. New Look

    1. Party Hat / D20-03
      #0087c2
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  56. ICI Paints

    1. Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 4.258 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  57. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-34-6 Mirage Lake
      #3296ce
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  58. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B41 Bluebell
      #5b94d0
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  59. Para

    1. Cobalt Ice / PF67
      #4681b1
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  60. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  61. Humbrol

    1. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  62. Apple Barrel

    1. Electric Blue / 21974E
      #0096d6
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  63. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  64. GM / General Motors

    1. Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 4.723 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  65. RAL

    1. RAL 260 60 35
      #4f98cb
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. RAL 260 60 30
      #5e96c3
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  66. Volkswagen

    1. Jamaica Blue
      #4694c2
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  67. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Zaffiro 484
      #6894c3
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  68. Benjamin Moore

    1. Clearest Ocean Blue / 2064-40
      #3296cb
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sailor's Sea Blue / 2063-40
      #4b94bf
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  69. Alcro

    1. Hogtryck
      #0087be
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  70. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  71. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2729
      #2885b7
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Model Master 2940
      #2784b7
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  72. Testors

    1. Testors 2508C
      #0097db
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  73. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Blue Star
      #4d99ce
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  74. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  75. Wattyl

    1. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  76. Duron

    1. Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  77. FolkArt

    1. Sterling Blue / 441
      #6b88b6
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  78. Coronado Paint

    1. 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

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#468cc4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#468cc4 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #468cc4">…</p>

#468cc4 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #468cc4">…</p>

#468cc4 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #468cc4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4623556
Binary
01000110, 10001100, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#468cc4
LRV
≈ 24.0%
Closest short hex
#48b ΔE = 2.123
RGB
rgb(70, 140, 196)
RGBA
rgba(70, 140, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.172, g: 0.345, b: 0.483
RYB
red: 27.451%, yellow: 45.098%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12153660 / 0xff468cc4
HSL
hsl(207, 52%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 52%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.667), saturation: 64% (0.643), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 206.667, saturation: 64.286%, perceived brightness: 51.654%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.586, S: 78.600, L: 56.129
Cubehelix
H: -157.896, S: 0.714, L: 0.491
TSL
T: -2.105, S: 0.216, L: 0.492
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 73% (0.725), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 21.864, Y: 24.042, Z: 55.702
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.237, Y: 24.042
CIELab
L: 56.129, a: -4.542, b: -35.595
CIELuv
L: 56.129, u: -28.247, v: -54.462
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.129, C: 35.884, H: 262.729
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.129, C: 61.352, H: 242.586
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.032, a: -6.212, b: -33.033
CIECAM02
J: 44.567, C: 47.874, h: 241.778, Q: 131.527, M: 41.865, s: 56.418, H: 302.006
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -6.133, green: 3.101
LMS
L: 17.304, M: 25.767, S: 55.170
YCbCr
Y: 123.758, Cb: 162.944, Cr: 93.294
YCoCg
Y: 136.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 125.454, Db: 106.148, Dr: 105.462
YPbPr
Y: 129.122, Pb: 36.050, Pr: -37.576
xvYCC
Y: 126.893, Cb: 159.667, Cr: 94.992
YIQ
Y: 125.454, I: -59.691, Q: 2.622
YUV
Y: 125.454, U: 34.716, V: -48.651
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.719
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 2.455

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