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#4979dc Hex Color Code

#4979dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4979dc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4979dc is comprised of 28.63% red, 47.45% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #4979dc has a hue of 220° (degrees), 68% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.37 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#4979dc linear gradient to complementary #eaf431

  1. #4979dc
  2. #7c8bc6
  3. #9c9fb0
  4. #b4b398
  5. #c9c87e
  6. #dade5f
  7. #eaf431

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2563c2
  2. #336acb
  3. #3e71d3
  4. #4979dc
  5. #5381e5
  6. #5d88ed
  7. #6690f6

Tones

  1. #4979dc
  2. #5e7dd0
  3. #6d81c4
  4. #7a85b8
  5. #848aac
  6. #8c8e9f
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#4979dc to white

  1. #4979dc
  2. #718ee2
  3. #91a3e9
  4. #aeb9ee
  5. #cad0f4
  6. #e5e7fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4979dc to black

  1. #4979dc
  2. #4064b4
  3. #36508d
  4. #2c3c68
  5. #212a45
  6. #151825
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. ★ 2130 C
      #5576d1
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R80B
      #4d79d3
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 18.9%

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#4979dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4979dc foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #4979dc">…</p>

#4979dc background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #4979dc">…</p>

#4979dc 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 #4979dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4815324
Binary
01001001, 01111001, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#4979dc
LRV
≈ 20.3%
Closest short hex
#47d ΔE = 0.878
RGB
rgb(73, 121, 220)
RGBA
rgba(73, 121, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.292, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 28.627%, yellow: 42.817%, blue: 86.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11961892 / 0xff4979dc
HSL
hsl(220, 68%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 68%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.408), saturation: 67% (0.668), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 220.408, saturation: 66.818%, perceived brightness: 49.145%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.745, S: 76.199, L: 52.126
Cubehelix
H: -141.650, S: 0.882, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.119, S: 0.218, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.668), magenta: 45% (0.450), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 22.499, Y: 20.256, Z: 70.420
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.179, Y: 20.256
CIELab
L: 52.126, a: 15.652, b: -55.501
CIELuv
L: 52.126, u: -20.627, v: -87.569
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.126, C: 57.666, H: 285.749
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.126, C: 89.965, H: 256.745
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.007, a: 10.469, b: -61.263
CIECAM02
J: 40.528, C: 61.141, h: 257.295, Q: 125.426, M: 53.467, s: 65.290, H: 309.687
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.436, jaune: -9.856, green: 2.012
LMS
L: 13.753, M: 18.985, S: 69.594
YCbCr
Y: 117.305, Cb: 178.565, Cr: 99.899
YCgCo
Y: 133.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -18.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.934, Db: 153.567, Dr: 85.467
YPbPr
Y: 117.904, Pb: 55.020, Pr: -28.554
xvYCC
Y: 117.259, Cb: 176.331, Cr: 102.917
YIQ
Y: 117.934, I: -60.399, Q: 20.652
YUV
Y: 117.934, U: 50.227, V: -39.421
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 8.031
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.250

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