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#486cb9 Hex Color Code

#486cb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #486cb9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #486cb9 is comprised of 28.24% red, 42.35% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #486cb9 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 45% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.75 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#486cb9 linear gradient to complementary #cbcd34

  1. #486cb9
  2. #6e7ba7
  3. #888a95
  4. #9c9a82
  5. #aeab6d
  6. #bdbc55
  7. #cbcd34

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2e58a3
  2. #375faa
  3. #4065b2
  4. #486cb9
  5. #5073c0
  6. #5879c8
  7. #6080d0

Tones

  1. #486cb9
  2. #576fb0
  3. #6273a6
  4. #6c769d
  5. #747a94
  6. #7b7d8a
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#486cb9 to white

  1. #486cb9
  2. #6c83c5
  3. #8b9ad1
  4. #a9b2dc
  5. #c6cbe8
  6. #e2e5f4
  7. #ffffff

#486cb9 to black

  1. #486cb9
  2. #3e5997
  3. #344877
  4. #2a3659
  5. #1f263c
  6. #141721
  7. #000000

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#486cb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#486cb9 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #486cb9">…</p>

#486cb9 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #486cb9">…</p>

#486cb9 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #486cb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4746425
Binary
01001000, 01101100, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#486cb9
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#46b ΔE = 2.703
RGB
rgb(72, 108, 185)
RGBA
rgba(72, 108, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.197, g: 0.296, b: 0.507
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.389%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12030791 / 0xff486cb9
HSL
hsl(221, 45%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 45%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.885), saturation: 61% (0.611), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 220.885, saturation: 61.081%, perceived brightness: 43.490%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.153, S: 68.478, L: 46.451
Cubehelix
H: -141.124, S: 0.697, L: 0.414
TSL
T: -2.139, S: 0.189, L: 0.416
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.611), magenta: 42% (0.416), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 16.789, Y: 15.604, Z: 48.017
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.194, Y: 15.604
CIELab
L: 46.451, a: 11.358, b: -44.559
CIELuv
L: 46.451, u: -16.777, v: -68.061
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.451, C: 45.983, H: 284.300
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.451, C: 70.098, H: 256.153
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.502, a: 6.736, b: -44.418
CIECAM02
J: 35.277, C: 51.264, h: 257.883, Q: 117.019, M: 44.829, s: 61.895, H: 309.990
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.389, jaune: -7.880, green: 1.513
LMS
L: 11.209, M: 14.968, S: 47.482
YCbCr
Y: 107.066, Cb: 167.131, Cr: 106.729
YCgCo
Y: 118.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: -10.250
YDbDr
Y: 106.014, Db: 118.841, Dr: 64.697
YPbPr
Y: 105.876, Pb: 42.640, Pr: -21.542
xvYCC
Y: 106.929, Cb: 165.456, Cr: 109.077
YIQ
Y: 106.014, I: -46.183, Q: 16.345
YUV
Y: 106.014, U: 38.870, V: -29.841
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.744
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 4.278

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