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#4a9cb6 Hex Color Code

#4a9cb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a9cb6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #4a9cb6 is comprised of 29.02% red, 61.18% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #4a9cb6 has a hue of 194° (degrees), 43% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.86 nm.

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#4a9cb6 linear gradient to complementary #ae6f52

  1. #4a9cb6
  2. #6995a5
  3. #7e8e94
  4. #8e8683
  5. #9b7f73
  6. #a57762
  7. #ae6f52

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #27809a
  2. #3489a3
  3. #3f93ac
  4. #4a9cb6
  5. #54a5c0
  6. #5fafc9
  7. #69b9d3

Tones

  1. #4a9cb6
  2. #5897ad
  3. #6393a4
  4. #6c8e9b
  5. #748992
  6. #7a8589
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#4a9cb6 to white

  1. #4a9cb6
  2. #6dacc2
  3. #8cbcce
  4. #aacdda
  5. #c6dde6
  6. #e3eef3
  7. #ffffff

#4a9cb6 to black

  1. #4a9cb6
  2. #408095
  3. #356575
  4. #2b4c57
  5. #20343b
  6. #141d20
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5307
      #4b9eb6
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 2058-40
      #429bb8
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Palace Blue / CW-605
      #5ea0b7
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7459
      #4799b5
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. ★ P 119-5 U
      #4f9aaf
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS484
      #3a9cb8
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. ★ CAS500
      #389bbb
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 540D-5 Tropical Splash
      #539ab4
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ Polar 4
      #589cb4
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. ★ 75 14 220 / Arctis 75
      #48a0b8
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7333-52 Satin Blue
      #3c9db7
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 7335-52 Ideal Blue
      #599caf
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ R6.31.52
      #4d98b2
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. R2.33.55
      #40a2bc
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Riviera Maya
      #469db4
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Aqualina
      #5a97ab
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Hidden Harbor 70BG 32/238
      #5699b2
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Aquarium 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Stratford Blue
      #509ab7
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Riverside Blue / T12 44.F4
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. ★ Ventura Lake / T10 46E-2
      #5196ae
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Riverside Blue / P123-C5
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Indian Bead / 70BG 31/332
      #3ea1be
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  17. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #5598ac
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-c4
      #49a0b6
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  19. CIL

    1. The Blues
      #5b9caf
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  20. Ford

    1. Neptune Turquoise
      #5596ac
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-B10G
      #4e98ac
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B10G
      #4096b3
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Cornflower 24-11
      #589ab6
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  24. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B25 Aqua
      #5096ab
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Nebula X80R164C
      #51a3bc
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Rushing Rapids
      #5c99b4
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  26. Sto

    1. 35302
      #559cba
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 2-32-5 Crispy Blue
      #3996b1
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  28. Olympic

    1. Fantasy A55-5
      #3f95af
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Vanity B54-4
      #5495af
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  29. Dulux

    1. 70BG 32/238
      #60a0b7
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 31.0%

#4a9cb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a9cb6 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #4a9cb6">…</p>

#4a9cb6 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: #4a9cb6">…</p>

#4a9cb6 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4a9cb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4889782
Binary
01001010, 10011100, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#4a9cb6
LRV
≈ 28.6%
Closest short hex
#39b ΔE = 2.862
RGB
rgb(74, 156, 182)
RGBA
rgba(74, 156, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.180, g: 0.379, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 0.290%, yellow: 0.473%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11887434 / 0xff4a9cb6
HSL
hsl(194, 43%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 43%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.444), saturation: 59% (0.593), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 194.444, saturation: 59.341%, perceived brightness: 55.040%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.292, S: 78.006, L: 60.434
Cubehelix
H: -172.718, S: 0.628, L: 0.527
TSL
T: -1.767, S: 0.215, L: 0.527
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.593), magenta: 14% (0.143), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 23.153, Y: 28.608, Z: 48.549
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.285, Y: 28.608
CIELab
L: 60.434, a: -17.191, b: -21.010
CIELuv
L: 60.434, u: -33.744, v: -29.637
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.434, C: 27.147, H: 230.708
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.434, C: 44.911, H: 221.292
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.486, a: -16.334, b: -16.376
CIECAM02
J: 49.066, C: 39.968, h: 221.837, Q: 138.007, M: 34.952, s: 50.325, H: 281.494
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.155, jaune: -3.503, green: 3.925
LMS
L: 21.372, M: 32.568, S: 48.201
YCbCr
Y: 131.478, Cb: 151.550, Cr: 90.156
YCgCo
Y: 142.000, Cg: 14.000, Co: -8.500
YDbDr
Y: 134.446, Db: 71.558, Dr: 114.948
YPbPr
Y: 140.406, Pb: 22.430, Pr: -42.196
xvYCC
Y: 136.584, Cb: 147.703, Cr: 90.934
YIQ
Y: 134.446, I: -57.202, Q: -9.250
YUV
Y: 134.446, U: 23.402, V: -53.030
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/8 ΔE = 4.271
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 4.648

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