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#4a99e4 Hex Color Code

#4a99e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a99e4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4a99e4 is comprised of 29.02% red, 60% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #4a99e4 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 74% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.36 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#4a99e4 linear gradient to complementary #c6ae68

  1. #4a99e4
  2. #729cd0
  3. #8b9fbc
  4. #9ea3a7
  5. #aea693
  6. #bbaa7e
  7. #c6ae68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c7dc6
  2. #2f86d0
  3. #3d90da
  4. #4a99e4
  5. #56a2ee
  6. #62acf9
  7. #6db6ff

Tones

  1. #4a99e4
  2. #6099d7
  3. #7098ca
  4. #7d98bd
  5. #8797b1
  6. #9097a4
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#4a99e4 to white

  1. #4a99e4
  2. #72a9e9
  3. #92baee
  4. #afcaf2
  5. #cbdcf7
  6. #e5edfb
  7. #ffffff

#4a99e4 to black

  1. #4a99e4
  2. #417eba
  3. #376392
  4. #2d4a6b
  5. #213347
  6. #161c26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rolling Sea
      #3e9be7
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ By the Shore / 36D-3
      #4c9be1
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  3. Fender

    1. ★ 29 / Blue Agave
      #4c9deb
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-R90B
      #4e9eea
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2925 U
      #4097db
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 2381 C
      #5e93db
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 28.4%

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#4a99e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a99e4 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #4a99e4">…</p>

#4a99e4 background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #4a99e4">…</p>

#4a99e4 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4a99e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4889060
Binary
01001010, 10011001, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#4a99e4
LRV
≈ 29.8%
Closest short hex
#59d ΔE = 1.458
RGB
rgb(74, 153, 228)
RGBA
rgba(74, 153, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.163, g: 0.336, b: 0.501
RYB
red: 0.290%, yellow: 0.495%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11888156 / 0xff4a99e4
HSL
hsl(209, 74%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 74%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.221), saturation: 68% (0.675), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 209.221, saturation: 67.544%, perceived brightness: 57.240%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.655, S: 81.448, L: 61.513
Cubehelix
H: -154.768, S: 0.881, L: 0.539
TSL
T: -2.190, S: 0.229, L: 0.541
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.675), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 28.214, Y: 29.837, Z: 77.656
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.220, Y: 29.837
CIELab
L: 61.513, a: -0.572, b: -45.047
CIELuv
L: 61.513, u: -30.872, v: -71.529
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.513, C: 45.051, H: 269.273
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.513, C: 77.906, H: 246.655
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.623, a: -3.392, b: -46.055
CIECAM02
J: 50.090, C: 56.071, h: 245.593, Q: 139.439, M: 49.033, s: 59.300, H: 303.842
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.312, jaune: -7.824, green: 3.309
LMS
L: 20.882, M: 31.271, S: 76.857
YCbCr
Y: 134.474, Cb: 172.617, Cr: 87.994
YCgCo
Y: 152.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: -20.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.929, Db: 135.525, Dr: 121.582
YPbPr
Y: 141.573, Pb: 46.585, Pr: -42.950
xvYCC
Y: 137.586, Cb: 168.922, Cr: 90.271
YIQ
Y: 137.929, I: -71.156, Q: 6.630
YUV
Y: 137.929, U: 44.325, V: -56.086
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.822
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 0.893

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