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#4a61e3 Hex Color Code

#4a61e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a61e3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4a61e3 is comprised of 29.02% red, 38.04% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #4a61e3 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 73% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.7 nm.

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#4a61e3 linear gradient to complementary #b7ff2e

  1. #4a61e3
  2. #757acc
  3. #8f93b5
  4. #a0ad9d
  5. #acc881
  6. #b3e361
  7. #b7ff2e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #294ecc
  2. #3554d3
  3. #405bdb
  4. #4a61e3
  5. #5368eb
  6. #5d6ef3
  7. #6575fb

Tones

  1. #4a61e3
  2. #616ad7
  3. #7172ca
  4. #7e7bbe
  5. #8884b1
  6. #908ea4
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#4a61e3 to white

  1. #4a61e3
  2. #7379e8
  3. #9492ee
  4. #b1acf3
  5. #ccc7f7
  6. #e6e3fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4a61e3 to black

  1. #4a61e3
  2. #4151b9
  3. #374191
  4. #2d316b
  5. #222347
  6. #161526
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/03
      #445ce4
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 43/08 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/08
      #4864d4
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Ford

    1. Seascape Blue
      #4268dd
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Grabber Blue
      #2b6be4
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Plascon

    1. Blue Bay B5-A1-3
      #1c60e0
      ΔE = 3.311 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Ari Bay B6-A1-3
      #3854e4
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  4. Crayola

    1. Blue
      #0066ff / #06f
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2125 C
      #5461c8
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 2725 C
      #685bc7
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  6. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85304, MS-4
      #3b5acf
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  7. Auro

    1. Cornflower Blue
      #366cdb
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

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#4a61e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a61e3 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #4a61e3">…</p>

#4a61e3 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #4a61e3">…</p>

#4a61e3 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4a61e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4874723
Binary
01001010, 01100001, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#4a61e3
LRV
≈ 15.5%
Closest short hex
#46e ΔE = 1.997
RGB
rgb(74, 97, 227)
RGBA
rgba(74, 97, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.186, g: 0.244, b: 0.570
RYB
red: 29.020%, yellow: 36.861%, blue: 89.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11902493 / 0xff4a61e3
HSL
hsl(231, 73%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 73%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.980), saturation: 67% (0.674), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 230.980, saturation: 67.401%, perceived brightness: 44.772%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.726, S: 82.827, L: 46.378
Cubehelix
H: -130.816, S: 1.026, L: 0.409
TSL
T: -2.575, S: 0.231, L: 0.412
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.674), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 62% (0.620), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 20.959, Y: 15.549, Z: 74.555
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.140, Y: 15.549
CIELab
L: 46.378, a: 33.207, b: -68.732
CIELuv
L: 46.378, u: -13.505, v: -105.800
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.378, C: 76.333, H: 295.787
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.378, C: 106.659, H: 262.726
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.433, a: 25.869, b: -84.496
CIECAM02
J: 34.998, C: 69.337, h: 264.517, Q: 116.556, M: 60.634, s: 72.126, H: 313.465
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.585, jaune: -12.440, green: 1.099
LMS
L: 9.931, M: 12.103, S: 73.592
YCbCr
Y: 106.152, Cb: 188.474, Cr: 108.673
YCoCg
Y: 123.750, Cg: -26.750, Co: -19.750
YDbDr
Y: 104.943, Db: 183.640, Dr: 58.869
YPbPr
Y: 101.461, Pb: 67.645, Pr: -17.480
xvYCC
Y: 103.137, Cb: 187.421, Cr: 112.645
YIQ
Y: 104.943, I: -55.466, Q: 35.584
YUV
Y: 104.943, U: 60.065, V: -27.146
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 10.460
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 4.724

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