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#4b72a3 Hex Color Code

#4b72a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4b72a3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4b72a3 is comprised of 29.41% red, 44.71% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #4b72a3 has a hue of 213° (degrees), 37% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.74 nm.

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#4b72a3 linear gradient to complementary #a28d4c

  1. #4b72a3
  2. #627695
  3. #747a87
  4. #827f79
  5. #8e836b
  6. #98885c
  7. #a28d4c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #345e8d
  2. #3c6494
  3. #436b9c
  4. #4b72a3
  5. #5279aa
  6. #5a80b2
  7. #6187b9

Tones

  1. #4b72a3
  2. #55739c
  3. #5e7494
  4. #65748d
  5. #6c7586
  6. #72767e
  7. #777777

Tints and Shades

#4b72a3 to white

  1. #4b72a3
  2. #6b88b2
  3. #899ec1
  4. #a7b6d0
  5. #c4cee0
  6. #e1e6ef
  7. #ffffff

#4b72a3 to black

  1. #4b72a3
  2. #405e86
  3. #354b6a
  4. #2a394f
  5. #1f2835
  6. #14171e
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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  2. Earthpaint

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      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

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      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      #3d6fa6
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      #4b79ac
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #5973a0
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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#4b72a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4b72a3 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #4b72a3">…</p>

#4b72a3 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #4b72a3">…</p>

#4b72a3 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4b72a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4944547
Binary
01001011, 01110010, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#4b72a3
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#47a ΔE = 2.219
RGB
rgb(75, 114, 163)
RGBA
rgba(75, 114, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.213, g: 0.324, b: 0.463
RYB
red: 0.294%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11832669 / 0xff4b72a3
HSL
hsl(213, 37%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 37%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.409), saturation: 54% (0.540), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 213.409, saturation: 53.988%, perceived brightness: 43.562%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.215, S: 63.367, L: 47.201
Cubehelix
H: -149.714, S: 0.519, L: 0.422
TSL
T: -1.841, S: 0.162, L: 0.423
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.540), magenta: 30% (0.301), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.706), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 15.528, Y: 16.174, Z: 36.947
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.236, Y: 16.174
CIELab
L: 47.201, a: 0.912, b: -30.530
CIELuv
L: 47.201, u: -18.106, v: -45.302
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.201, C: 30.544, H: 271.712
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.201, C: 48.787, H: 248.215
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.216, a: -1.460, b: -26.318
CIECAM02
J: 36.092, C: 39.735, h: 249.653, Q: 118.363, M: 34.748, s: 54.182, H: 305.832
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.274, jaune: -5.302, green: 1.808
LMS
L: 12.327, M: 16.755, S: 36.600
YCbCr
Y: 108.705, Cb: 155.283, Cr: 107.400
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: -3.250
YDbDr
Y: 107.925, Db: 82.867, Dr: 62.620
YPbPr
Y: 109.221, Pb: 28.985, Pr: -21.754
xvYCC
Y: 109.802, Cb: 153.461, Cr: 108.891
YIQ
Y: 107.925, I: -38.975, Q: 6.999
YUV
Y: 107.925, U: 27.103, V: -28.885
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.034
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 4.191

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