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#4b8cb6 Hex Color Code

#4b8cb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4b8cb6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #4b8cb6 is comprised of 29.41% red, 54.9% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #4b8cb6 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 42% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.78 nm.

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#4b8cb6 linear gradient to complementary #a88459

  1. #4b8cb6
  2. #668ba7
  3. #798997
  4. #888888
  5. #948778
  6. #9f8569
  7. #a88459

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d739c
  2. #377ba4
  3. #4184ad
  4. #4b8cb6
  5. #5494bf
  6. #5e9dc8
  7. #67a6d1

Tones

  1. #4b8cb6
  2. #598aad
  3. #6488a4
  4. #6d869b
  5. #748593
  6. #7b838a
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#4b8cb6 to white

  1. #4b8cb6
  2. #6d9ec2
  3. #8cb1ce
  4. #a9c4da
  5. #c6d7e6
  6. #e3ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#4b8cb6 to black

  1. #4b8cb6
  2. #407395
  3. #355b75
  4. #2b4557
  5. #202f3b
  6. #141b20
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 0.532 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-53 Hussar Blue
      #478ab4
      ΔE = 0.861 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Blue Whale / CL 2306D
      #5388ab
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.50
      #548cb2
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-c5
      #4889b2
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 33-b3
      #488fc0
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6115
      #4b89b4
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 6102
      #328dba
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  7. Otokar

    1. ★ Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Night / 250-5
      #3a8ebc
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Night 250-5
      #3a8ebc
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Cosmopolitan 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2149 XGC
      #558aae
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. P 113-13 U
      #5588aa
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 22/318
      #3e89b3
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 30BB 23/291
      #5386b1
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.21
      #5189ad
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ King Triton B51-4
      #328cba
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Popover / T10 43C-1
      #418dbe
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Blue Spell / T12 43.F6
      #5a8bad
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 14
      #408cb4
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #5087ae
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Light Blue
      #5591be
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Atwood Lakes
      #4387b4
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Westerly B3-C2-1
      #5088b4
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  19. Bristol

    1. ★ Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Blue Spell / P114-C5
      #5a8bad
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  20. California Paints

    1. DE 5851 - Blueberry Muffin
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B
      #4c92ba
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Atwood Lakes / 10BB 22/318
      #4587ad
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5088b6
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Pompons
      #5f8caf
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Vulcain
      #5c8dae
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  25. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-R90B
      #5b91b6
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  26. Volkswagen

    1. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  27. Resene

    1. Hemisphere B64-058-237
      #4e93ba
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sailor's Sea Blue / 2063-40
      #4b94bf
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. Electric Blue / 2061-40
      #3f91b9
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 23.7%

#4b8cb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4b8cb6 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #4b8cb6">…</p>

#4b8cb6 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #4b8cb6">…</p>

#4b8cb6 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4b8cb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4951222
Binary
01001011, 10001100, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#4b8cb6
LRV
≈ 23.6%
Closest short hex
#58a ΔE = 2.741
RGB
rgb(75, 140, 182)
RGBA
rgba(75, 140, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.189, g: 0.353, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.294%, yellow: 0.453%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11825994 / 0xff4b8cb6
HSL
hsl(204, 42%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 42%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.551), saturation: 59% (0.588), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 203.551, saturation: 58.791%, perceived brightness: 51.076%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.838, S: 73.926, L: 55.713
Cubehelix
H: -161.726, S: 0.606, L: 0.491
TSL
T: -2.009, S: 0.195, L: 0.492
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.706), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 20.720, Y: 23.628, Z: 47.716
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.257, Y: 23.628
CIELab
L: 55.713, a: -8.185, b: -28.271
CIELuv
L: 55.713, u: -27.468, v: -42.037
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.713, C: 29.432, H: 253.853
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.713, C: 50.216, H: 236.838
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.608, a: -8.975, b: -24.176
CIECAM02
J: 44.250, C: 41.771, h: 236.526, Q: 131.059, M: 36.528, s: 52.793, H: 298.856
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.221, jaune: -4.824, green: 3.050
LMS
L: 17.585, M: 25.820, S: 47.307
YCbCr
Y: 123.671, Cb: 156.058, Cr: 96.483
YCgCo
Y: 134.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: -8.000
YDbDr
Y: 125.353, Db: 85.236, Dr: 95.759
YPbPr
Y: 129.179, Pb: 28.475, Pr: -34.432
xvYCC
Y: 126.942, Cb: 153.013, Cr: 97.754
YIQ
Y: 125.353, I: -52.215, Q: -0.677
YUV
Y: 125.353, U: 27.877, V: -44.175
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.557
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 4.558

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