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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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Color Schemes

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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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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6043
      #4f6fc2
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      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. ★ 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 19.9%

#4c72cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4c72cd foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #4c72cd">…</p>

#4c72cd 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: #4c72cd">…</p>

#4c72cd shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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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