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#487aa9 Hex Color Code

#487aa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #487aa9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #487aa9 is comprised of 28.24% red, 47.84% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #487aa9 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 40% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.41 nm.

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#487aa9 linear gradient to complementary #a3874e

  1. #487aa9
  2. #627c9a
  3. #747e8c
  4. #83807d
  5. #8f826e
  6. #9a855e
  7. #a3874e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2e6492
  2. #376c99
  3. #4073a1
  4. #487aa9
  5. #5081b1
  6. #5889b9
  7. #6090c1

Tones

  1. #487aa9
  2. #547aa1
  3. #5e7a99
  4. #667991
  5. #6d7989
  6. #737981
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#487aa9 to White

  1. #487aa9
  2. #6a8fb7
  3. #88a4c5
  4. #a6bad4
  5. #c4d1e2
  6. #e1e8f0
  7. #ffffff

#487aa9 to Black

  1. #487aa9
  2. #3e658b
  3. #33506d
  4. #293d51
  5. #1e2a37
  6. #14191f
  7. #000000

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      #4279a9
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      #467aa4
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  3. Earthpaint

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      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.090
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      #3f7aa6
      ΔE = 2.100
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      ΔE = 2.957
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      #4275a0
      ΔE = 2.504
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      #5280ac
      ΔE = 2.549
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    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 2.588
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    1. 6591
      #3078aa
      ΔE = 2.646
    2. 6584
      #2e7bac
      ΔE = 2.977
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    1. T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 2.658
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      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 2.670
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      #4c7aa0
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      #4679b1
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#487aa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#487aa9 foreground

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #487aa9">…</p>

#487aa9 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #487aa9">…</p>

#487aa9 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 #487aa9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4749993
Binary
01001000, 01111010, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#487aa9
Closest short hex
#47a ΔE = 1.641
RGB
rgb(72, 122, 169)
RGBA
rgba(72, 122, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.198, g: 0.336, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12027223 / 0xff487aa9
HSL
hsl(209, 40%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 40%%, 47%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.072), saturation: 57% (0.574), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 209.072, saturation: 57.396%, perceived brightness: 45.637%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.962, S: 69.613, L: 49.689
Cubehelix
H: -154.949, S: 0.559, L: 0.440
TSL
T: -2.185, S: 0.181, L: 0.441
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.574), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 16.791, Y: 18.160, Z: 40.149
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.242, Y: 18.160
CIELab
L: 49.689, a: -2.591, b: -30.159
CIELuv
L: 49.689, u: -21.886, v: -44.797
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.689, C: 30.270, H: 265.089
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.689, C: 49.858, H: 243.962
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.614, a: -4.243, b: -26.029
CIECAM02
J: 38.358, C: 40.943, h: 244.286, Q: 122.022, M: 35.804, s: 54.169, H: 303.209
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -5.203, green: 2.343
LMS
L: 13.586, M: 19.257, S: 39.780
YCbCr
Y: 112.554, Cb: 156.033, Cr: 102.713
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.408, Db: 85.151, Dr: 76.849
YPbPr
Y: 114.734, Pb: 29.250, Pr: -27.162
xvYCC
Y: 114.536, Cb: 153.694, Cr: 104.140
YIQ
Y: 112.408, I: -44.885, Q: 4.051
YUV
Y: 112.408, U: 27.850, V: -35.450
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 5.338
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 3.922

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