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#4c506a Hex Color Code

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#4c506a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4c506a is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4c506a is comprised of 29.8% red, 31.37% green and 41.57% blue. In the HSL color space #4c506a has a hue of 232° (degrees), 16% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.45 nm.

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#4c506a linear gradient to complementary #6c6c4a

  1. #4c506a
  2. #535465
  3. #595960
  4. #5e5e5b
  5. #636255
  6. #686750
  7. #6c6c4a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e425b
  2. #424760
  3. #474b65
  4. #4c506a
  5. #51556f
  6. #565a74
  7. #5b5e79

Tints and Shades

#4c506a to white

  1. #4c506a
  2. #686a81
  3. #848699
  4. #a2a3b2
  5. #c0c1cb
  6. #dfdfe5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4c506a to black

  1. #4c506a
  2. #404358
  3. #343646
  4. #282a36
  5. #1d1e26
  6. #121217
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Intergalactic / 166
      #4d516c
      ΔE = 0.578 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ Legendary Purple / 170
      #4e4e63
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  2. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Cenere Blue Met. / 22031
      #4b516c
      ΔE = 0.695 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. South China Sea / 10505
      #43455c
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6462
      #4c4f66
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ 6461
      #4c5268
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  4. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Shadow Grey
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Hormagaunt Purple
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  5. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Oxford Blue (807)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Violet (960)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  6. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Sombre Grey (048)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Heavy Violet (142)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  7. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Twilight Blue (9020)
      #4e5067
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Nightshade Purple (9022)
      #4f566c
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 52 4 245 / Blaeulich-Grau
      #48506c
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 38S 1 / Oxidschwarz 38S 1
      #485470
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Good Night / 40B-7
      #4b4d68
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Wild Blueberry / 38B-7
      #445472
      ΔE = 3.406 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Academy Purple 640F-7
      #4f5067
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Lap Of Luxury S560-7
      #515367
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-73 Majestic Purple
      #4b4e6b
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 7354-73 Lavender Seeds
      #424c62
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Appeal / T12 38.H9
      #4b4e6b
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Egyptian Violet / T10 38I-2
      #444e6c
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  13. Earthborn

    1. ★ Trumpet
      #484e65
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Inspired Violet / 90BB 09/186
      #52536d
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Encore / 70BB 09/241
      #465475
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-38-6 Primula
      #4b536b
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 5-39-5 Stormy Skies
      #595869
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Grand Grape / KM3088-5
      #4a4c63
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Blue Moon Bay / KM3128-5
      #3d4d64
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 09/186
      #4f5471
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Mystical Night / 67BB 09/166
      #3b4966
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ East Bay B45-040-272
      #47526e
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Astronaut B44-042-265
      #445172
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Puttin' on the Ritz R169A
      #4b5271
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Midnight Petunia X13R25F
      #584f65
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  20. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Titanium
      #4a4f64
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Parade Blue
      #3d4a67
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Royal Wave / X143
      #464c65
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Mystic Dream / 7293
      #3f4961
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 204A Phoenician Purple
      #4b4c63
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 194A Soaring Blue
      #464b6e
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ Black&blue
      #454d6a
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 620
      #404b61
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  24. Levis

    1. ★ Full Lavender
      #4f5571
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Shady Purple B60
      #585568
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  25. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Peace (0592)
      #49536b
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Star-Studded (0620)
      #404b61
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Quiet Peace / 0592
      #49536b
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Midnight Iris / H055
      #484d61
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  27. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.943 #61
      #484f64
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  28. Olympic

    1. Magic Spell C44-6
      #515165
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Royal Indigo C43-6
      #4b4560
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  29. Wattyl

    1. Syrah / D73W
      #4d4b65
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Velvet Ribbon / D61W
      #4c4d5a
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  30. New Look

    1. Dancing in the Dark / G38-10
      #4d4b65
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Spinning Around / G38-05
      #49556d
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. Ballgown
      #454d6c
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Prom Night
      #4c4767
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Wizardian
      #4d5071
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Sugarplum
      #544f71
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  33. Pascol

    1. King Tides PZ5010
      #424d68
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  34. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25051
      #464e63
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  35. Glidden

    1. Royal Hyacinth / PPG1169-7
      #464b6a
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Magic Spell / PPG1173-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Wave / AC143
      #465167
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Night On The Town / 7293
      #435265
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  37. Porter Paints

    1. Royal Hyacinth / 445-7
      #454b6a
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Magic Spell / 444-7
      #544f66
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  38. Rodda Paint

    1. China Aster H55
      #494e61
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  39. Brillux

    1. 57.09.27
      #4e5770
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. 51.06.27
      #525162
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  40. General Paint

    1. Wizard / CL 2377N
      #4a5673
      ΔE = 3.042 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Muscari / CL 2367N
      #495467
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  41. Magnolia Home

    1. Silos District / JG-92
      #42526e
      ΔE = 3.230 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  42. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Creative Thinker 30-20
      #575269
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  43. Auro

    1. Magnolia Noir
      #475063
      ΔE = 3.333 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Grape Hyacinth
      #545a7c
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  44. Volkswagen

    1. Titan Gray
      #52576c
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Soft Violet
      #4f4f60
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  45. GM / General Motors

    1. Bluestone
      #40506e
      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #405369
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  46. California Paints

    1. China Aster
      #454b5f
      ΔE = 3.433 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. DEA 192 - Soul Sister
      #4d4860
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  47. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6020-R60B
      #555870
      ΔE = 3.469 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6020-R70B
      #505c74
      ΔE = 5.086 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  48. CIL

    1. King's Treasure
      #424967
      ΔE = 3.484 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Rich Navy
      #405169
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. 4265 Midnight Cruise 10RB 10/116
      #525061
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Purple Brooch 10RB 08/125
      #494758
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Purple / NP PB 1491 A
      #485074
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Blessed Purple / NP AC 2092 A
      #514a6b
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  51. Tollens

    1. UC023 Bleu Pretoria
      #43495f
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. T2019-2
      #4d5362
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  52. Dulux Australia

    1. Snoop / A383
      #49566c
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Steadfast / A380
      #4a5977
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  53. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2378 CP
      #4f576a
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 4131 CP
      #545262
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  54. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10955
      #4f5160
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  55. Ford

    1. Medium Amethyst Frost
      #464d5e
      ΔE = 4.048 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Glen Lake Blue
      #374b67
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  56. Sto

    1. 34200
      #5a526d
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 34441
      #49586f
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  57. Ralph Lauren

    1. Carson Blue / RLTH230
      #40495f
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  58. AMC

    1. Cadet Blue
      #3d506a
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Sovereign Blue
      #374c6b
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  59. Nerolac

    1. Blue Planet - 4239
      #3d4e70
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Purple Sage - 2336
      #585376
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  60. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.30
      #3e5370
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. T9.26.21
      #3d516a
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  61. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Dionne
      #3c4a63
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. CD363-5
      #4f4b59
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  62. KILZ

    1. Authentic Navy / B902
      #465873
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Saxophone Solo / C712
      #40546b
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  63. Bristol

    1. Thai Silk / P102-C7
      #3b506e
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Purple Sage / P100-C7
      #5c5368
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  64. Craig & Rose

    1. Don Adriano
      #47567a
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  65. ProMarker

    1. Midnight Blue
      #4f5a7a
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  66. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wood Violet / 1428
      #514d5c
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Super Nova / 1414 / CC-990
      #524d5b
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  67. Tikkurila

    1. 9728
      #485465
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  68. Beckers

    1. Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Denim 749 / S 7010-R90B
      #47445b
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  69. Abet Laminati

    1. Tuareg 1942
      #4e5462
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  70. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Admiralty / PPG1042-7
      #404e61
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Theodosia Chs-68
      #595463
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  71. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5020-R60B
      #5b506c
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. S 6010-R70B
      #535360
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  72. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 15
      #5a5b74
      ΔE = 4.906 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. RAL 280 30 15
      #3d475e
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  73. 1829

    1. Smalt
      #46567b
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  74. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1719
      #3b4f67
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  75. Sico

    1. 6172-73 Beethoven
      #51596a
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  76. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 39 - Blue
      #3a4c64
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  77. Laura Ashley

    1. 1606 Lilac 6
      #4a4667
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  78. Coronado Paint

    1. 7165 - Dark Triumph
      #4c4769
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. AC143 - Royal Wave
      #3d475d
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  79. Little Greene

    1. Juniper Ash
      #525969
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 10.0%

#4c506a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4c506a foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

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#4c506a background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

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<p style="background-color: #4c506a">…</p>

#4c506a shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5001322
Binary
01001100, 01010000, 01101010
Hexadecimal
#4c506a
LRV
≈ 8.3%
Closest short hex
#457 ΔE = 3.877
RGB
rgb(76, 80, 106)
RGBA
rgba(76, 80, 106, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.305, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 29.804%, yellow: 31.188%, blue: 41.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11775894 / 0xff4c506a
HSL
hsl(232, 16%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 16%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.000), saturation: 28% (0.283), value: 42% (0.416)
HSP
hue: 232.000, saturation: 28.302%, perceived brightness: 32.254%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.955, S: 21.777, L: 34.629
Cubehelix
H: -129.870, S: 0.226, L: 0.320
TSL
T: -2.620, S: 0.069, L: 0.321
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.283), magenta: 25% (0.245), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.584)
CMY
cyan: 70% (0.702), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 58% (0.584)
XYZ
X: 8.450, Y: 8.314, Z: 14.792
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.263, Y: 8.314
CIELab
L: 34.629, a: 4.928, b: -15.524
CIELuv
L: 34.629, u: -3.359, v: -21.098
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.629, C: 16.287, H: 287.613
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.629, C: 21.364, H: 260.955
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.834, a: 1.850, b: -10.233
CIECAM02
J: 25.436, C: 20.879, h: 269.656, Q: 99.365, M: 18.258, s: 42.866, H: 316.237
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -2.746, green: 0.023
LMS
L: 7.362, M: 8.258, S: 14.685
YCbCr
Y: 86.240, Cb: 140.006, Cr: 124.398
YCoCg
Y: 85.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 81.768, Db: 36.458, Dr: 10.974
YPbPr
Y: 81.020, Pb: 13.460, Pr: -3.196
xvYCC
Y: 85.582, Cb: 139.824, Cr: 125.193
YIQ
Y: 81.768, I: -10.736, Q: 7.244
YUV
Y: 81.768, U: 11.925, V: -5.060
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/4 ΔE = 3.053
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 6.098

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