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#4c72cd Hex Color Code

#4c72cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4c72cd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4c72cd is comprised of 29.8% red, 44.71% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #4c72cd has a hue of 222° (degrees), 56% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.9 nm.

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#4c72cd linear gradient to complementary #dbe534

  1. #4c72cd
  2. #7783b9
  3. #9495a5
  4. #aaa98f
  5. #bdbc78
  6. #cdd05c
  7. #dbe534

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f5db5
  2. #3964bd
  3. #436bc5
  4. #4c72cd
  5. #5579d5
  6. #5e80dd
  7. #6688e6

Tones

  1. #4c72cd
  2. #5d76c2
  3. #6b7bb8
  4. #767fad
  5. #7f84a3
  6. #868898
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#4c72cd to White

  1. #4c72cd
  2. #7188d6
  3. #909ede
  4. #adb5e7
  5. #c9cdef
  6. #e4e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#4c72cd to Black

  1. #4c72cd
  2. #425ea8
  3. #374b84
  4. #2c3961
  5. #212841
  6. #151723
  7. #000000

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  2. Opaltone / OMS

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      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 1555-R80B
      #4d79d3
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 19.9%

#4c72cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4c72cd foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #4c72cd">…</p>

#4c72cd background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #4c72cd">…</p>

#4c72cd shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4c72cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5010125
Binary
01001100, 01110010, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#4c72cd
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#57c ΔE = 2.165
RGB
rgb(76, 114, 205)
RGBA
rgba(76, 114, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.192, g: 0.289, b: 0.519
RYB
red: 0.298%, yellow: 0.413%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11767091 / 0xff4c72cd
HSL
hsl(222, 56%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 56%%, 55%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.326), saturation: 63% (0.629), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 222.326, saturation: 62.927%, perceived brightness: 46.643%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.486, S: 70.473, L: 49.468
Cubehelix
H: -139.553, S: 0.790, L: 0.442
TSL
T: -2.200, S: 0.198, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.629), magenta: 44% (0.444), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 70% (0.702), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 20.013, Y: 17.977, Z: 60.161
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.183, Y: 17.977
CIELab
L: 49.468, a: 15.271, b: -51.239
CIELuv
L: 49.468, u: -17.729, v: -79.875
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.468, C: 53.466, H: 286.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.468, C: 81.819, H: 257.486
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.399, a: 10.057, b: -54.448
CIECAM02
J: 38.082, C: 56.951, h: 259.066, Q: 121.583, M: 49.803, s: 64.001, H: 310.601
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.423, jaune: -9.100, green: 1.569
LMS
L: 12.619, M: 16.802, S: 59.467
YCbCr
Y: 113.078, Cb: 173.573, Cr: 104.857
YCgCo
Y: 127.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: -13.250
YDbDr
Y: 113.012, Db: 138.403, Dr: 70.401
YPbPr
Y: 112.458, Pb: 49.870, Pr: -23.186
xvYCC
Y: 112.582, Cb: 171.807, Cr: 107.633
YIQ
Y: 113.012, I: -51.872, Q: 20.278
YUV
Y: 113.012, U: 45.268, V: -32.471
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.705
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 2.334

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