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#4a78cd Hex Color Code

#4a78cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a78cd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4a78cd is comprised of 29.02% red, 47.06% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #4a78cd has a hue of 219° (degrees), 57% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.37 nm.

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#4a78cd linear gradient to complementary #d4d143

  1. #4a78cd
  2. #7485ba
  3. #8f93a6
  4. #a5a291
  5. #b7b17b
  6. #c6c162
  7. #d4d143

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b62b4
  2. #3669bc
  3. #4071c5
  4. #4a78cd
  5. #537fd5
  6. #5c87de
  7. #658fe6

Tones

  1. #4a78cd
  2. #5c7bc2
  3. #697eb7
  4. #7482ad
  5. #7d85a2
  6. #858897
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#4a78cd to white

  1. #4a78cd
  2. #6f8dd6
  3. #8fa2de
  4. #acb9e7
  5. #c8d0ef
  6. #e4e7f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4a78cd to black

  1. #4a78cd
  2. #4063a8
  3. #364f84
  4. #2b3c61
  5. #202941
  6. #151823
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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    1. ★ Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  4. Ford

    1. Blue
      #287cd7
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.008 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.008 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  8. Caparol

    1. 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 3.201 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  9. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  10. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 3.430 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 4.068 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  12. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 40
      #5077ba
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 290 50 40
      #6370b6
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Delta

    1. Riviera / 04078
      #007be0
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  17. Duron

    1. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 3.730 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 4.048 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. U4.35.45
      #527bbc
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  20. ECOS Paints

    1. Capri Isle (0605)
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Parkwater (0612)
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  22. Abet Laminati

    1. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  23. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.201 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blue Iolite MQ4-25
      #577ebf
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Glidden

    1. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  26. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Saxon Blue / T62-8
      #5d7fbe
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Rare Blue / 9166
      #537cbb
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4f7ec1
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  30. Ressource Peintures

    1. Mykonos / OROC36
      #5a7ab7
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Pale Moorish Blue / HC53
      #567cba
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  31. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  34. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  35. Dulux

    1. 67BB 22/374
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  36. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  38. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  39. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  41. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10445
      #527ab7
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  43. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  44. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  45. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  46. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  48. Matthews Paint

    1. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Tetra Blue Met. / 22007
      #647eb9
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  49. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

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#4a78cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a78cd foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #4a78cd">…</p>

#4a78cd background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #4a78cd">…</p>

#4a78cd shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4a78cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4880589
Binary
01001010, 01111000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#4a78cd
LRV
≈ 19.3%
Closest short hex
#47c ΔE = 0.767
RGB
rgb(74, 120, 205)
RGBA
rgba(74, 120, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.185, g: 0.301, b: 0.514
RYB
red: 29.020%, yellow: 42.371%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11896627 / 0xff4a78cd
HSL
hsl(219, 57%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 57%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (218.931), saturation: 64% (0.639), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 218.931, saturation: 63.902%, perceived brightness: 47.838%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.153, S: 73.220, L: 51.030
Cubehelix
H: -143.301, S: 0.781, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -2.058, S: 0.203, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.639), magenta: 41% (0.415), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 20.556, Y: 19.295, Z: 60.387
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.192, Y: 19.295
CIELab
L: 51.030, a: 11.203, b: -48.751
CIELuv
L: 51.030, u: -20.182, v: -76.134
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.030, C: 50.021, H: 282.942
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.030, C: 78.764, H: 255.153
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.926, a: 6.663, b: -50.761
CIECAM02
J: 39.550, C: 55.636, h: 256.004, Q: 123.903, M: 48.653, s: 62.664, H: 309.026
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.393, jaune: -8.612, green: 1.939
LMS
L: 13.546, M: 18.658, S: 59.708
YCbCr
Y: 115.588, Cb: 172.123, Cr: 101.771
YCoCg
Y: 129.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -14.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.936, Db: 134.005, Dr: 79.763
YPbPr
Y: 116.322, Pb: 47.790, Pr: -26.910
xvYCC
Y: 115.900, Cb: 169.980, Cr: 104.361
YIQ
Y: 115.936, I: -54.710, Q: 16.719
YUV
Y: 115.936, U: 43.829, V: -36.791
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.767
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.715

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