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#4a6973 Hex Color Code

#4a6973 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a6973 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #4a6973 is comprised of 29.02% red, 41.18% green and 45.1% blue. In the HSL color space #4a6973 has a hue of 195° (degrees), 22% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.75 nm.

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#4a6973 linear gradient to complementary #6f584e

  1. #4a6973
  2. #52666d
  3. #5a6367
  4. #606160
  5. #665e5a
  6. #6b5b54
  7. #6f584e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #385761
  2. #3e5d67
  3. #44636d
  4. #4a6973
  5. #506f79
  6. #567580
  7. #5c7c86

Tints and Shades

#4a6973 to white

  1. #4a6973
  2. #678089
  3. #84989f
  4. #a2b1b7
  5. #c0cace
  6. #dfe4e6
  7. #ffffff

#4a6973 to black

  1. #4a6973
  2. #3e575f
  3. #33464c
  4. #28353a
  5. #1d2528
  6. #121618
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Azalea Leaf / PPG1149-6
      #4a6871
      ΔE = 0.605 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Silent Night / PPG1153-6
      #526771
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Azalea Leaf / PPG1149-6
      #4a6871
      ΔE = 0.605 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Silent Night / PPG1153-6
      #526771
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Azalea Leaf / 454-6
      #496772
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Silent Night / 552-6
      #516772
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Rockport Blue C40-46
      #466772
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5443
      #4e6b74
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ 5450
      #4a696f
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Frosted Teal
      #466a74
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Island Teal
      #4d6c71
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Streetwise B51-024-217
      #4f6971
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Bismark B53-034-224
      #486c7a
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Riverway
      #506b74
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hidden River / 34B-7
      #4f6873
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 6020-B10G
      #46656e
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / 5340 B
      #48646f
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Perfect Storm
      #506b72
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Stained Glass / CSP-685
      #45656e
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Spellbound / 1659
      #4f6570
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5796 - Before the Storm
      #4d6a77
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Before the Storm / 167
      #4d6a77
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Northern Star 26-19
      #506771
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Windsor Blue 27-19
      #4d6876
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Alpine Blue
      #51686f
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Avon Blue
      #556970
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ Tibet 12 / Str-Putz Tibet 12
      #446c78
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.09.24
      #416a76
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 69.06.24
      #53696e
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Silent Night D55-5
      #526870
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Milky Way D54-5
      #4d6f7d
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5473 U
      #516d75
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 2215 U
      #536974
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Village Blue 70BG 17/116
      #516d78
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Berkeley Blue 30BG 16/133
      #476b71
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Malchite
      #4e6c79
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Kearney Green
      #406a79
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7382 - Dusk Blue
      #516e77
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  24. Taubmans

    1. ★ Liberate / T10 45L-1
      #4f6c79
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Azalea Leaf / T10 49I-1
      #4a6c72
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Waterloo - 9141
      #536872
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Tempe Star - 6229
      #47626a
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  26. CIL

    1. Global Waters
      #46636c
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7319-63 Blue Crevice
      #506f79
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  28. Dulux

    1. 50BG 11/123
      #46636b
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  29. Berger

    1. Dusk Blue / 7382
      #506f7b
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Dusk Blue
      #506f7b
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Dusk Blue / 7382
      #506f7b
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  32. Sico

    1. 6169-63 Flemish Painter
      #566a72
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 5-34-5 Weathered Blue
      #526c79
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #546c78
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  35. Audi

    1. Minervagruen Pearl / LZ5N
      #4a656a
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Lago Blue Metallic / LY6Z
      #46686d
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  36. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B53 Dark Grey Blue
      #4f6571
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 7821 Admiral
      #4c6e74
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  38. Colortrend

    1. Sea Swell
      #536874
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 13.0%

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#4a6973 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a6973 foreground

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="color: #4a6973">…</p>

#4a6973 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #4a6973">…</p>

#4a6973 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4a6973">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4876659
Binary
01001010, 01101001, 01110011
Hexadecimal
#4a6973
LRV
≈ 12.8%
Closest short hex
#467 ΔE = 3.365
RGB
rgb(74, 105, 115)
RGBA
rgba(74, 105, 115, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.357, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.290%, yellow: 0.359%, blue: 0.451%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11900557 / 0xff4a6973
HSL
hsl(195, 22%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 22%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.634), saturation: 36% (0.357), value: 45% (0.451)
HSP
hue: 194.634, saturation: 35.652%, perceived brightness: 38.457%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 217.110, S: 48.853, L: 42.455
Cubehelix
H: -172.496, S: 0.252, L: 0.380
TSL
T: -1.772, S: 0.114, L: 0.380
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 9% (0.087), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.549)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 55% (0.549)
XYZ
X: 10.969, Y: 12.796, Z: 18.108
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.306, Y: 12.796
CIELab
L: 42.455, a: -8.525, b: -9.202
CIELuv
L: 42.455, u: -15.051, v: -11.388
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.455, C: 12.544, H: 227.185
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.455, C: 18.874, H: 217.110
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.772, a: -7.865, b: -4.973
CIECAM02
J: 31.882, C: 20.800, h: 219.856, Q: 111.247, M: 18.189, s: 40.436, H: 279.059
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.121, jaune: -1.550, green: 1.883
LMS
L: 10.595, M: 14.114, S: 18.015
YCbCr
Y: 99.208, Cb: 136.978, Cr: 113.681
YCgCo
Y: 99.750, Cg: 5.250, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 96.871, Db: 27.280, Dr: 43.493
YPbPr
Y: 99.117, Pb: 8.565, Pr: -15.960
xvYCC
Y: 101.124, Cb: 135.524, Cr: 113.980
YIQ
Y: 96.871, I: -21.680, Q: -3.444
YUV
Y: 96.871, U: 8.922, V: -20.065
Munsell Color System
10B 4/4 ΔE = 2.273
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 8.966

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