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#4968b0 Hex Color Code

#4968b0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4968b0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4968b0 is comprised of 28.63% red, 40.78% green and 69.02% blue. In the HSL color space #4968b0 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 41% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.49 nm.

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#4968b0 linear gradient to complementary #c0c237

  1. #4968b0
  2. #6b76a0
  3. #82848f
  4. #95937d
  5. #a5a26a
  6. #b3b254
  7. #c0c237

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #31559b
  2. #3a5ba2
  3. #4162a9
  4. #4968b0
  5. #506eb7
  6. #5875be
  7. #5f7bc6

Tones

  1. #4968b0
  2. #566ba8
  3. #606f9f
  4. #697297
  5. #71768e
  6. #777986
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#4968b0 to white

  1. #4968b0
  2. #6b7fbd
  3. #8a97ca
  4. #a8b0d8
  5. #c5cae5
  6. #e2e4f2
  7. #ffffff

#4968b0 to black

  1. #4968b0
  2. #3f5690
  3. #344572
  4. #2a3555
  5. #1f2539
  6. #141620
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 661 U
      #4a67aa
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6330
      #4367ad
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. ★ C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10444
      #3f63a8
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c3
      #5567a2
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  16. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  19. Ford

    1. Medium Lapis
      #3367bd
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 14.1%

#4968b0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4968b0 foreground

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

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #4968b0">…</p>

#4968b0 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #4968b0">…</p>

#4968b0 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4968b0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4810928
Binary
01001001, 01101000, 10110000
Hexadecimal
#4968b0
LRV
≈ 14.5%
Closest short hex
#46a ΔE = 1.617
RGB
rgb(73, 104, 176)
RGBA
rgba(73, 104, 176, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.295, b: 0.499
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.380%, blue: 0.690%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11966288 / 0xff4968b0
HSL
hsl(222, 41%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 41%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.942), saturation: 59% (0.585), value: 69% (0.690)
HSP
hue: 221.942, saturation: 58.523%, perceived brightness: 42.006%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.555, S: 64.585, L: 44.872
Cubehelix
H: -139.969, S: 0.645, L: 0.402
TSL
T: -2.184, S: 0.178, L: 0.404
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.585), magenta: 41% (0.409), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.310)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 31% (0.310)
XYZ
X: 15.532, Y: 14.450, Z: 43.037
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.198, Y: 14.450
CIELab
L: 44.872, a: 10.978, b: -41.824
CIELuv
L: 44.872, u: -15.127, v: -63.276
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.872, C: 43.241, H: 284.707
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.872, C: 65.059, H: 256.555
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.014, a: 6.408, b: -40.515
CIECAM02
J: 33.888, C: 48.513, h: 258.942, Q: 114.691, M: 42.424, s: 60.819, H: 310.537
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.378, jaune: -7.395, green: 1.281
LMS
L: 10.600, M: 13.864, S: 42.565
YCbCr
Y: 104.425, Cb: 164.196, Cr: 109.279
YCgCo
Y: 114.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: -7.500
YDbDr
Y: 102.939, Db: 109.926, Dr: 56.947
YPbPr
Y: 102.581, Pb: 39.565, Pr: -18.812
xvYCC
Y: 104.099, Cb: 162.755, Cr: 111.475
YIQ
Y: 102.939, I: -41.598, Q: 15.847
YUV
Y: 102.939, U: 35.954, V: -26.266
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 0.202
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.930

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