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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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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 106-7 U
      #4e70a3
      ΔE = 0.945 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 3506 UP
      #5d74a5
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 1.085 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-c4
      #4a6fa4
      ΔE = 1.213 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 35-c3
      #5076ad
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #4372a4
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Blue
      #4e77a6
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 4
      #4d73a1
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4040-R80B
      #50729f
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  9. Alcro

    1. ★ Robin blue
      #50719e
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dazzle
      #4c6fa7
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6531
      #3d6fa6
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 6129
      #3970a6
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Nile Blue / CSP-560
      #4f729b
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Blue Award / NP PB 1520 D
      #4d77b1
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/19
      #4470a0
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ 65 9 246 / Lago 50
      #5474a0
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7213D Pharaoh's Purple
      #4e77ae
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 5203D Purple Edge
      #5973a0
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Lupine - 6810
      #4e739f
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ Sapphire - 6963
      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  20. Sikkens

    1. U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Clematis Blue (Light)
      #4877b1
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4194 Image Blue 50BB 18/276
      #4c6e9b
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  23. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Buckle / T10 39C-2
      #3c6ea8
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Blueberry Bush / T10 40F-1
      #4579b2
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  25. Behr

    1. 590B-6 Flying Fish
      #476ca3
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  26. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  27. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  30. General Paint

    1. Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Corniche / CL 2355A
      #5978a7
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  32. Brillux

    1. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 57.18.21
      #5479af
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  33. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Bush B48-5
      #4879af
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  34. Ford

    1. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  35. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  36. CIL

    1. Image Blue
      #5977a3
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 18.0%

#4b72a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4b72a6 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #4b72a6">…</p>

#4b72a6 background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #4b72a6">…</p>

#4b72a6 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4b72a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4944550
Binary
01001011, 01110010, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#4b72a6
LRV
≈ 16.3%
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: 0.294%, yellow: 0.401%, blue: 0.651%
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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