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#4b81ce Hex Color Code

#4b81ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4b81ce is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4b81ce is comprised of 29.41% red, 50.59% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #4b81ce has a hue of 215° (degrees), 57% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.21 nm.

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#4b81ce linear gradient to complementary #c7b852

  1. #4b81ce
  2. #7089bb
  3. #8992a8
  4. #9d9b94
  5. #ada480
  6. #bbae6a
  7. #c7b852

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2a6ab4
  2. #3671bd
  3. #4179c5
  4. #4b81ce
  5. #5589d7
  6. #5e91e0
  7. #6899e9

Tones

  1. #4b81ce
  2. #5d83c3
  3. #6a85b8
  4. #7587ae
  5. #7e89a3
  6. #868b98
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#4b81ce to white

  1. #4b81ce
  2. #7095d6
  3. #8fa9df
  4. #acbee7
  5. #c8d3ef
  6. #e4e9f7
  7. #ffffff

#4b81ce to black

  1. #4b81ce
  2. #416aa8
  3. #365584
  4. #2c4062
  5. #212c41
  6. #151923
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 285 U
      #4982cf
      ΔE = 0.450 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ 2172 U
      #5485d4
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 20 250 / Marin 80
      #4c84d8
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 40/08
      #2884dc
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4f7ec1
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6037
      #5a7dc1
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  6. Duron

    1. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  7. Resene

    1. Float B62-075-261
      #4c81c3
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  11. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  12. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4d83c5
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  13. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2060-R80B
      #4a87ce
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Saxon Blue / T62-8
      #5d7fbe
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  15. Plascon

    1. Southwest Sky B4-B1-4
      #3880c8
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 20.4%

#4b81ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4b81ce foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #4b81ce">…</p>

#4b81ce background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #4b81ce">…</p>

#4b81ce shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4b81ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4948430
Binary
01001011, 10000001, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#4b81ce
LRV
≈ 21.7%
Closest short hex
#48d ΔE = 2.872
RGB
rgb(75, 129, 206)
RGBA
rgba(75, 129, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.183, g: 0.315, b: 0.502
RYB
red: 0.294%, yellow: 0.444%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11828786 / 0xff4b81ce
HSL
hsl(215, 57%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 57%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.267), saturation: 64% (0.636), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 215.267, saturation: 63.592%, perceived brightness: 50.049%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.998, S: 74.545, L: 53.654
Cubehelix
H: -147.519, S: 0.761, L: 0.476
TSL
T: -1.912, S: 0.203, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.636), magenta: 37% (0.374), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.706), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 21.889, Y: 21.651, Z: 61.406
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.206, Y: 21.651
CIELab
L: 53.654, a: 6.242, b: -45.146
CIELuv
L: 53.654, u: -22.957, v: -70.646
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.654, C: 45.575, H: 277.872
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.654, C: 74.283, H: 251.998
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.530, a: 2.541, b: -45.674
CIECAM02
J: 42.128, C: 53.535, h: 252.297, Q: 127.878, M: 46.816, s: 60.506, H: 307.150
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.351, jaune: -7.917, green: 2.308
LMS
L: 15.369, M: 21.726, S: 60.747
YCbCr
Y: 120.479, Cb: 169.795, Cr: 98.827
YCgCo
Y: 134.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.632, Db: 126.941, Dr: 88.691
YPbPr
Y: 123.042, Pb: 44.710, Pr: -30.542
xvYCC
Y: 121.671, Cb: 167.275, Cr: 101.171
YIQ
Y: 121.632, I: -56.906, Q: 12.539
YUV
Y: 121.632, U: 41.518, V: -40.911
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.078
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 4.200

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