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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. 10275 C
      #5d99ae
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  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. ★ Auberge Hampton
      #4899b6
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  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. Bristol

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

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

    1. ★ Ventura Lake / T10 46E-2
      #5196ae
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Prince Charming / T12 44.F2
      #3ea3bd
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  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

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #4a9cb6">…</p>

#4a9cb6 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #4a9cb6">…</p>

#4a9cb6 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<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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