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#486ab3 Hex Color Code

#486ab3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #486ab3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #486ab3 is comprised of 28.24% red, 41.57% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #486ab3 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 43% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.85 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#486ab3 linear gradient to complementary #c4c437

  1. #486ab3
  2. #6b78a2
  3. #848691
  4. #97957f
  5. #a8a46b
  6. #b7b455
  7. #c4c437

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #30579d
  2. #385da5
  3. #4064ac
  4. #486ab3
  5. #5071ba
  6. #5777c2
  7. #5f7ec9

Tones

  1. #486ab3
  2. #566daa
  3. #6170a1
  4. #6a7499
  5. #717790
  6. #787a87
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#486ab3 to white

  1. #486ab3
  2. #6b81c0
  3. #8a99cd
  4. #a8b1d9
  5. #c5cae6
  6. #e2e4f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#486ab3 to black

  1. #486ab3
  2. #3e5893
  3. #344674
  4. #293556
  5. #1f253a
  6. #141620
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  2. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 6522
      #1d67b5
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  13. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Deep Sapphire Blue / 47BB 14/349
      #3863a1
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  14. Behr

    1. Indigo Batik P530-6
      #4367a8
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. New Age Blue PPU15-05
      #486eae
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 3.920 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  20. Caparol

    1. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  21. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.430 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  22. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  25. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 3.809 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  26. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  27. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  29. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  30. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  33. Plascon

    1. Dusky Mood B5-C1-4
      #3c60ac
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  36. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. U5.44.35
      #1e63ab
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Mosaic / CC-874
      #3963a4
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  39. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  40. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  41. Dulux Australia

    1. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 4.322 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  42. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  43. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  44. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  46. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.438 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  48. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  49. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  50. Ford

    1. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  51. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  52. Chrysler

    1. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  53. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  54. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  55. Focoltone

    1. 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  56. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  57. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  58. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  59. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  60. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 35
      #6770ae
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. RAL 280 50 40
      #5077ba
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  61. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  62. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  63. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  64. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#486ab3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#486ab3 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #486ab3">…</p>

#486ab3 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #486ab3">…</p>

#486ab3 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #486ab3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4745907
Binary
01001000, 01101010, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#486ab3
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#46a ΔE = 2.121
RGB
rgb(72, 106, 179)
RGBA
rgba(72, 106, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.297, b: 0.501
RYB
red: 28.235%, yellow: 38.353%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12031309 / 0xff486ab3
HSL
hsl(221, 43%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 43%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.935), saturation: 60% (0.598), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 220.935, saturation: 59.777%, perceived brightness: 42.596%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.988, S: 66.724, L: 45.551
Cubehelix
H: -141.069, S: 0.663, L: 0.407
TSL
T: -2.141, S: 0.183, L: 0.408
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.598), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 15.960, Y: 14.939, Z: 44.682
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.198, Y: 14.939
CIELab
L: 45.551, a: 10.545, b: -42.501
CIELuv
L: 45.551, u: -16.096, v: -64.502
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.551, C: 43.790, H: 283.934
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.551, C: 66.480, H: 255.988
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.651, a: 6.069, b: -41.485
CIECAM02
J: 34.476, C: 49.358, h: 257.966, Q: 115.682, M: 43.163, s: 61.083, H: 310.032
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.378, jaune: -7.509, green: 1.428
LMS
L: 10.857, M: 14.402, S: 44.191
YCbCr
Y: 105.470, Cb: 165.079, Cr: 107.891
YCoCg
Y: 115.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -8.750
YDbDr
Y: 104.156, Db: 112.609, Dr: 61.163
YPbPr
Y: 104.014, Pb: 40.410, Pr: -20.358
xvYCC
Y: 105.330, Cb: 163.497, Cr: 110.117
YIQ
Y: 104.156, I: -43.707, Q: 15.523
YUV
Y: 104.156, U: 36.831, V: -28.211
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 0.761
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 4.499

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