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#4b72a6 Hex Color Code

#4b72a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4b72a6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4b72a6 is comprised of 29.41% red, 44.71% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #4b72a6 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 38% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.31 nm.

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#4b72a6 linear gradient to complementary #a6934b

  1. #4b72a6
  2. #647798
  3. #767c89
  4. #84827b
  5. #91876c
  6. #9c8d5c
  7. #a6934b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #345e90
  2. #3c6497
  3. #436b9f
  4. #4b72a6
  5. #5379ad
  6. #5a80b5
  7. #6287bd

Tones

  1. #4b72a6
  2. #56739e
  3. #5f7497
  4. #677590
  5. #6e7788
  6. #747881
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#4b72a6 to White

  1. #4b72a6
  2. #6b88b5
  3. #8a9ec3
  4. #a7b6d2
  5. #c4cee1
  6. #e1e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#4b72a6 to Black

  1. #4b72a6
  2. #405e88
  3. #354b6c
  4. #2a3950
  5. #1f2836
  6. #14171e
  7. #000000

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#4b72a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4b72a6 foreground

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#4b72a6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #4b72a6">…</p>

#4b72a6 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4944550
Binary
01001011, 01110010, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#4b72a6
Closest short hex
#57a ΔE = 2.282
RGB
rgb(75, 114, 166)
RGBA
rgba(75, 114, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.321, b: 0.468
RYB
red: 29.412%, yellow: 40.118%, blue: 65.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11832666 / 0xff4b72a6
HSL
hsl(214, 38%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 38%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (214.286), saturation: 55% (0.548), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 214.286, saturation: 54.819, perceived brightness: 43.760
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.291, S: 63.973, L: 47.343
Cubehelix
H: -148.674, S: 0.538, L: 0.424
TSL
T: -1.874, S: 0.165, L: 0.425
CMYK
cyan: 55 (0.548), magenta: 31 (0.313), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 35 (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 71 (0.706), magenta: 55 (0.553), yellow: 35 (0.349)
XYZ
X: 15.800, Y: 16.282, Z: 38.379
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.231, Y: 16.282
CIELab
L: 47.343, a: 1.890, b: -32.066
CIELuv
L: 47.343, u: -18.088, v: -47.845
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.343, C: 32.122, H: 273.373
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.343, C: 51.150, H: 249.291
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.351, a: -0.724, b: -28.146
CIECAM02
J: 36.215, C: 41.048, h: 250.769, Q: 118.565, M: 35.896, s: 55.023, H: 306.386
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -5.580, green: 1.783
LMS
L: 12.340, M: 16.757, S: 38.011
YCbCr
Y: 108.999, Cb: 156.600, Cr: 107.187
YCgCo
Y: 117.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: -4.000
YDbDr
Y: 108.267, Db: 86.866, Dr: 63.271
YPbPr
Y: 109.437, Pb: 30.485, Pr: -21.892
xvYCC
Y: 109.987, Cb: 154.779, Cr: 108.769
YIQ
Y: 108.267, I: -39.939, Q: 7.932
YUV
Y: 108.267, U: 28.411, V: -29.186
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.203
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 4.229

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