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Ford Blue / #48699d Hex Color Code

#48699d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #48699d is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #48699d is comprised of 28.24% red, 41.18% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #48699d has a hue of 217° (degrees), 37% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.42 nm.

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#48699d linear gradient to complementary #a09245

  1. #48699d
  2. #606f8f
  3. #717682
  4. #7f7c74
  5. #8b8365
  6. #968b56
  7. #a09245

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #335689
  2. #3a5d8f
  3. #416396
  4. #48699d
  5. #4f6fa4
  6. #5676ab
  7. #5d7cb2

Tones

  1. #48699d
  2. #526b96
  3. #5b6c8f
  4. #626e88
  5. #686f81
  6. #6e717a
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#48699d to White

  1. #48699d
  2. #6880ad
  3. #8798bd
  4. #a5b1cd
  5. #c3cade
  6. #e1e4ee
  7. #ffffff

#48699d to Black

  1. #48699d
  2. #3d5781
  3. #334666
  4. #28354c
  5. #1e2534
  6. #13161d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Classic Blue
      #48689a
      ΔE = 0.657
    2. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 2.511
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 0.944
    2. ★ Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 1.770
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-c5
      #45689a
      ΔE = 0.976
    2. ★ 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 1.999
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 1.002
    2. Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 2.458
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 1.209
    2. Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 2.557
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 1.235
    2. ★ 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 2.078
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 1.244
    2. ★ 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 2.122
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6134
      #466aa3
      ΔE = 1.333
    2. 6545
      #37659e
      ΔE = 2.594
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 590B-6 Flying Fish
      #476ca3
      ΔE = 1.348
    2. ★ PMD-23
      #466996
      ΔE = 2.298
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 1.375
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 1.375
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 1.683
    2. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 1.769
  13. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 1.861
    2. Bright Regatta Blue
      #436a97
      ΔE = 2.785
  14. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.089
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 2.110
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 2.438
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Velvet Gloves / T08 27-4
      #37689f
      ΔE = 2.247
    2. Blueberry Buckle / T10 39C-2
      #3c6ea8
      ΔE = 2.663
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Saint Clair Blue
      #446397
      ΔE = 2.349
  18. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.371
  19. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 2.432
    2. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 2.818
  20. Sikkens

    1. U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.468
  21. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.593
    2. Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 2.852
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.598
  23. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 2.666
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.881
  25. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 2.899
  26. Plascon

    1. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.927

#48699d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#48699d foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #48699d">…</p>

#48699d background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #48699d">…</p>

#48699d shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #48699d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4745629
Binary
01001000, 01101001, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#48699d
Closest short hex
#469 ΔE = 1.331
RGB
rgb(72, 105, 157)
RGBA
rgba(72, 105, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.314, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 28.235%, yellow: 37.557%, blue: 61.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12031587 / 0xff48699d
HSL
hsl(217, 37%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 37%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.706), saturation: 54% (0.541), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 216.706, saturation: 54.140, perceived brightness: 40.814
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.499, S: 61.584, L: 44.110
Cubehelix
H: -145.844, S: 0.519, L: 0.395
TSL
T: -1.968, S: 0.160, L: 0.396
CMYK
cyan: 54 (0.541), magenta: 33 (0.331), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 38 (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 72 (0.718), magenta: 59 (0.588), yellow: 38 (0.384)
XYZ
X: 13.808, Y: 13.914, Z: 33.850
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.226, Y: 13.914
CIELab
L: 44.110, a: 3.751, b: -31.849
CIELuv
L: 44.110, u: -15.717, v: -46.972
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.110, C: 32.069, H: 276.718
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.110, C: 49.532, H: 251.499
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.302, a: 0.797, b: -27.692
CIECAM02
J: 33.247, C: 40.104, h: 253.577, Q: 113.602, M: 35.070, s: 55.562, H: 307.794
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.300, jaune: -5.563, green: 1.487
LMS
L: 10.599, M: 14.111, S: 33.519
YCbCr
Y: 102.810, Cb: 155.712, Cr: 109.821
YCgCo
Y: 109.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: -3.250
YDbDr
Y: 101.061, Db: 84.166, Dr: 55.273
YPbPr
Y: 101.715, Pb: 29.795, Pr: -18.892
xvYCC
Y: 103.355, Cb: 154.173, Cr: 111.405
YIQ
Y: 101.061, I: -36.364, Q: 9.201
YUV
Y: 101.061, U: 27.528, V: -25.496
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.303
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 4.816

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