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#468ec8 Hex Color Code

#468ec8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #468ec8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #468ec8 is comprised of 27.45% red, 55.69% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #468ec8 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 54% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.81 nm.

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#468ec8 linear gradient to complementary #b59659

  1. #468ec8
  2. #688fb6
  3. #7f90a4
  4. #919192
  5. #9f937f
  6. #ab946c
  7. #b59659

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2175ad
  2. #2f7db6
  3. #3b85bf
  4. #468ec8
  5. #5097d1
  6. #5b9fdb
  7. #65a8e4

Tones

  1. #468ec8
  2. #588dbd
  3. #658cb2
  4. #708aa7
  5. #79899c
  6. #818892
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#468ec8 to white

  1. #468ec8
  2. #6ca0d1
  3. #8cb2db
  4. #aac5e4
  5. #c7d8ed
  6. #e3ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#468ec8 to black

  1. #468ec8
  2. #3d75a3
  3. #345d80
  4. #2a455f
  5. #1f3040
  6. #141b23
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6482
      #398eca
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. ★ 6488
      #328fcc
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ T6.39.52
      #4591cf
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2060-R90B
      #338eca
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Atlantic 5
      #348ccc
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Renegade Blue
      #3b93d7
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 60.21.21
      #3a87c5
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10419
      #4489c3
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. CF10428
      #4288c6
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #588fc3
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-c1
      #538cc6
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 34-c
      #5791cd
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  14. Sto

    1. ★ 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  15. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  16. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Lauderdale Blue
      #5293c5
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  18. Dulux

    1. 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Magical Merlin / 149-5
      #388dd1
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Magical Merlin 149-5
      #388dd1
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  21. CIL

    1. Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  22. Resene

    1. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  23. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  24. Behr

    1. 8603 Atlantis
      #5092c3
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterloo / CSP-555
      #608fc3
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  26. Bristol

    1. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  28. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  29. Plascon

    1. New Pier B3-B1-4
      #2c88c8
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 22.3%

#468ec8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#468ec8 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #468ec8">…</p>

#468ec8 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #468ec8">…</p>

#468ec8 shadow

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

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #468ec8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4624072
Binary
01000110, 10001110, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#468ec8
LRV
≈ 24.8%
Closest short hex
#58b ΔE = 2.892
RGB
rgb(70, 142, 200)
RGBA
rgba(70, 142, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.170, g: 0.345, b: 0.485
RYB
red: 0.275%, yellow: 0.456%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12153144 / 0xff468ec8
HSL
hsl(207, 54%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 54%%, 53%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.769), saturation: 65% (0.650), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 206.769, saturation: 65.000%, perceived brightness: 52.410%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.909, S: 79.351, L: 56.896
Cubehelix
H: -157.770, S: 0.736, L: 0.497
TSL
T: -2.109, S: 0.220, L: 0.498
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.650), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 73% (0.725), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 22.620, Y: 24.816, Z: 58.230
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.235, Y: 24.816
CIELab
L: 56.896, a: -4.352, b: -36.658
CIELuv
L: 56.896, u: -28.828, v: -56.358
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.896, C: 36.916, H: 263.229
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.896, C: 63.303, H: 242.909
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.816, a: -6.124, b: -34.434
CIECAM02
J: 45.332, C: 48.926, h: 242.016, Q: 132.652, M: 42.785, s: 56.792, H: 302.120
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -6.320, green: 3.162
LMS
L: 17.780, M: 26.565, S: 57.669
YCbCr
Y: 125.158, Cb: 164.118, Cr: 92.274
YCgCo
Y: 138.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: -15.000
YDbDr
Y: 127.084, Db: 109.714, Dr: 108.562
YPbPr
Y: 130.840, Pb: 37.280, Pr: -38.668
xvYCC
Y: 128.368, Cb: 160.748, Cr: 94.033
YIQ
Y: 127.084, I: -61.525, Q: 2.821
YUV
Y: 127.084, U: 35.883, V: -50.081
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.530
Brand Color
Rdio ΔE = 2.794

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