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#4b72a8 Hex Color Code

#4b72a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4b72a8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4b72a8 is comprised of 29.41% red, 44.71% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #4b72a8 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 38% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.05 nm.

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#4b72a8 linear gradient to complementary #a8964b

  1. #4b72a8
  2. #647799
  3. #777d8b
  4. #86837c
  5. #93896d
  6. #9e905d
  7. #a8964b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #335e92
  2. #3b6499
  3. #436ba1
  4. #4b72a8
  5. #5379af
  6. #5a80b7
  7. #6287bf

Tones

  1. #4b72a8
  2. #5673a0
  3. #5f7499
  4. #677691
  5. #6e7789
  6. #747982
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#4b72a8 to White

  1. #4b72a8
  2. #6c88b6
  3. #8a9ec5
  4. #a7b6d3
  5. #c4cee2
  6. #e2e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#4b72a8 to Black

  1. #4b72a8
  2. #405e8a
  3. #354b6d
  4. #2a3951
  5. #1f2837
  6. #14171f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
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      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
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      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #3c6ea8
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
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      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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#4b72a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4b72a8 foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #4b72a8">…</p>

#4b72a8 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #4b72a8">…</p>

#4b72a8 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4b72a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4944552
Binary
01001011, 01110010, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#4b72a8
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#57a ΔE = 2.274
RGB
rgb(75, 114, 168)
RGBA
rgba(75, 114, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.210, g: 0.319, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 0.294%, yellow: 0.402%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11832664 / 0xff4b72a8
HSL
hsl(215, 38%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 38%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (214.839), saturation: 55% (0.554), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 214.839, saturation: 55.357%, perceived brightness: 43.894%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.952, S: 64.373, L: 47.439
Cubehelix
H: -148.022, S: 0.551, L: 0.424
TSL
T: -1.895, S: 0.166, L: 0.425
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.554), magenta: 32% (0.321), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.706), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 15.984, Y: 16.356, Z: 39.353
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.228, Y: 16.356
CIELab
L: 47.439, a: 2.545, b: -33.086
CIELuv
L: 47.439, u: -18.077, v: -49.536
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.439, C: 33.184, H: 274.399
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.439, C: 52.732, H: 249.952
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.443, a: -0.226, b: -29.382
CIECAM02
J: 36.298, C: 41.920, h: 251.453, Q: 118.701, M: 36.658, s: 55.572, H: 306.728
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.293, jaune: -5.765, green: 1.767
LMS
L: 12.349, M: 16.758, S: 38.970
YCbCr
Y: 109.195, Cb: 157.478, Cr: 107.045
YCgCo
Y: 117.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: -4.500
YDbDr
Y: 108.495, Db: 89.532, Dr: 63.705
YPbPr
Y: 109.581, Pb: 31.485, Pr: -21.984
xvYCC
Y: 110.111, Cb: 155.657, Cr: 108.689
YIQ
Y: 108.495, I: -40.581, Q: 8.555
YUV
Y: 108.495, U: 29.283, V: -29.386
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.409
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 4.168

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