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#4872cb Hex Color Code

#4872cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4872cb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4872cb is comprised of 28.24% red, 44.71% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #4872cb has a hue of 221° (degrees), 56% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.45 nm.

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#4872cb linear gradient to complementary #dbe231

  1. #4872cb
  2. #7583b7
  3. #9294a3
  4. #a9a78d
  5. #bcba75
  6. #ccce59
  7. #dbe231

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2a5db3
  2. #3564bb
  3. #3f6bc3
  4. #4872cb
  5. #5179d3
  6. #5a80db
  7. #6388e3

Tones

  1. #4872cb
  2. #5a76c0
  3. #687ab5
  4. #737eab
  5. #7c82a0
  6. #838695
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#4872cb to White

  1. #4872cb
  2. #6e88d4
  3. #8e9edd
  4. #abb5e6
  5. #c8cdee
  6. #e3e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#4872cb to Black

  1. #4872cb
  2. #3f5ea6
  3. #354b82
  4. #2b3960
  5. #202841
  6. #151723
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 1.448 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 1555-R80B
      #4d79d3
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6283
      #4f6cba
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 16.1%

#4872cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4872cb foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #4872cb">…</p>

#4872cb background

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

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #4872cb">…</p>

#4872cb shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4872cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4747979
Binary
01001000, 01110010, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#4872cb
LRV
≈ 17.7%
Closest short hex
#47c ΔE = 2.230
RGB
rgb(72, 114, 203)
RGBA
rgba(72, 114, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.185, g: 0.293, b: 0.522
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.407%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12029237 / 0xff4872cb
HSL
hsl(221, 56%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 56%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.763), saturation: 65% (0.645), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 220.763, saturation: 64.532%, perceived brightness: 46.196%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.612, S: 73.056, L: 49.158
Cubehelix
H: -141.258, S: 0.796, L: 0.436
TSL
T: -2.134, S: 0.206, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.645), magenta: 44% (0.438), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 19.466, Y: 17.722, Z: 58.883
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.184, Y: 17.722
CIELab
L: 49.158, a: 13.870, b: -50.604
CIELuv
L: 49.158, u: -18.717, v: -78.641
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.158, C: 52.471, H: 285.328
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.158, C: 80.837, H: 256.612
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.098, a: 8.865, b: -53.462
CIECAM02
J: 37.732, C: 56.735, h: 257.671, Q: 121.022, M: 49.614, s: 64.028, H: 309.881
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.419, jaune: -8.974, green: 1.766
LMS
L: 12.315, M: 16.747, S: 58.205
YCbCr
Y: 111.854, Cb: 173.287, Cr: 103.243
YCgCo
Y: 125.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -14.750
YDbDr
Y: 111.588, Db: 137.537, Dr: 75.299
YPbPr
Y: 111.462, Pb: 49.330, Pr: -25.094
xvYCC
Y: 111.726, Cb: 171.333, Cr: 105.957
YIQ
Y: 111.588, I: -53.612, Q: 18.810
YUV
Y: 111.588, U: 44.985, V: -34.731
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.185
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 2.382

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