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#4c72c6 Hex Color Code

#4c72c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4c72c6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4c72c6 is comprised of 29.8% red, 44.71% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #4c72c6 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 52% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.48 nm.

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#4c72c6 linear gradient to complementary #d2d53d

  1. #4c72c6
  2. #7481b3
  3. #8e91a0
  4. #a3a18c
  5. #b5b276
  6. #c4c35e
  7. #d2d53d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #305dae
  2. #3a64b6
  3. #436bbe
  4. #4c72c6
  5. #5579ce
  6. #5d80d6
  7. #6688de

Tones

  1. #4c72c6
  2. #5c76bc
  3. #6879b2
  4. #737da8
  5. #7b819e
  6. #838593
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#4c72c6 to white

  1. #4c72c6
  2. #7088d0
  3. #8f9eda
  4. #acb5e3
  5. #c8cded
  6. #e4e6f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4c72c6 to black

  1. #4c72c6
  2. #415ea2
  3. #374b7f
  4. #2c395e
  5. #20283f
  6. #151722
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 3.608 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 3.175 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2386 U
      #5770be
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. P 104-6 C
      #5c75b0
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  7. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  8. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  11. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. U4.35.45
      #527bbc
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Ford

    1. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 3.493 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue
      #287cd7
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  15. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.583 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.742 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.742 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 3.747 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  23. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  25. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  32. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  33. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  36. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  37. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  38. Tollens

    1. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  39. Behr

    1. New Age Blue PPU15-05
      #486eae
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Croquet Blue HDC-SM16-07
      #4872b1
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  40. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  42. Duron

    1. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  43. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

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#4c72c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4c72c6 foreground

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="color: #4c72c6">…</p>

#4c72c6 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #4c72c6">…</p>

#4c72c6 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4c72c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5010118
Binary
01001100, 01110010, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#4c72c6
LRV
≈ 17.6%
Closest short hex
#47c ΔE = 2.044
RGB
rgb(76, 114, 198)
RGBA
rgba(76, 114, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.196, g: 0.294, b: 0.510
RYB
red: 29.804%, yellow: 41.167%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11767098 / 0xff4c72c6
HSL
hsl(221, 52%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 52%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.311), saturation: 62% (0.616), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 221.311, saturation: 61.616%, perceived brightness: 46.110%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.579, S: 69.240, L: 49.065
Cubehelix
H: -140.656, S: 0.743, L: 0.439
TSL
T: -2.157, S: 0.192, L: 0.440
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.616), magenta: 42% (0.424), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 70% (0.702), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 19.187, Y: 17.647, Z: 55.810
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.190, Y: 17.647
CIELab
L: 49.065, a: 12.860, b: -47.879
CIELuv
L: 49.065, u: -17.722, v: -74.266
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.065, C: 49.576, H: 285.034
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.065, C: 76.351, H: 256.579
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.008, a: 8.017, b: -49.365
CIECAM02
J: 37.731, C: 54.225, h: 258.235, Q: 121.021, M: 47.419, s: 62.596, H: 310.172
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.400, jaune: -8.479, green: 1.577
LMS
L: 12.578, M: 16.795, S: 55.181
YCbCr
Y: 112.392, Cb: 170.500, Cr: 105.354
YCoCg
Y: 125.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: -11.500
YDbDr
Y: 112.214, Db: 129.072, Dr: 68.882
YPbPr
Y: 111.954, Pb: 46.370, Pr: -22.864
xvYCC
Y: 112.149, Cb: 168.733, Cr: 107.916
YIQ
Y: 112.214, I: -49.623, Q: 18.100
YUV
Y: 112.214, U: 42.216, V: -31.771
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.617
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.137

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