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#4e5979 Hex Color Code

#4e5979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4e5979 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4e5979 is comprised of 30.59% red, 34.9% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #4e5979 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 22% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.87 nm.

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#4e5979 linear gradient to complementary #7b774c

  1. #4e5979
  2. #585e72
  3. #60636b
  4. #686863
  5. #6f6d5c
  6. #757254
  7. #7b774c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e4968
  2. #434f6e
  3. #495473
  4. #4e5979
  5. #535e7f
  6. #596484
  7. #5e698a

Tones

  1. #4e5979
  2. #525b76
  3. #565d72
  4. #5a5e6f
  5. #5e606b
  6. #616268
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#4e5979 to white

  1. #4e5979
  2. #6a728e
  3. #868da4
  4. #a4a8ba
  5. #c1c4d1
  6. #e0e1e8
  7. #ffffff

#4e5979 to black

  1. #4e5979
  2. #414a64
  3. #353c50
  4. #292e3c
  5. #1e212a
  6. #131419
  7. #000000

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  1. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Alpha Centuri / A392
      #4d5878
      ΔE = 0.416 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Steadfast / A380
      #4a5977
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Review / 171
      #4e5878
      ΔE = 0.434 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Newbury Port / 131
      #445a79
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5902 - Blue Review
      #4e5878
      ΔE = 0.434 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. DE 5881 - Newbury Port
      #445a79
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Navy
      #4d5a78
      ΔE = 1.008 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Larkspur
      #545d78
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 610D-6 Enduring
      #4e5b79
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Queen's Wreath / CL 2387N
      #4c5677
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ Wizard / CL 2377N
      #4a5673
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 34440
      #4a5b7d
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-5
      #545c7b
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-39-6 Bashful
      #505674
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. 4-40-6 Phoenician Purple
      #575775
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Concord Blue
      #475778
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Tropic Blue
      #485671
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Medieval Blue
      #4d5575
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #535d7d
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. ★ 4-39-6 Bashful
      #535d7e
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Chambray B48-043-265
      #475877
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ Lifesaver B52-037-268
      #535e7f
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  14. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Don Adriano
      #47567a
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Teal Blue
      #455779
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Grotto Blue
      #485671
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  16. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Pitch Blue / 220
      #535e7e
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  17. Levis

    1. ★ Full Lavender
      #4f5571
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5020-R80B
      #4c5771
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
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    1. ★ Smalt
      #46567b
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  20. Caparol

    1. 55 4 220 / Arctis 10
      #4c5c78
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 38S 1 / Oxidschwarz 38S 1
      #485470
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Encore / 70BB 09/241
      #465475
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Huckleberry / 70BB 10/275
      #44567d
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4220 Contentment 70BB 14/202
      #515f7f
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Deep Purple 70BB 11/223
      #455579
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6222
      #4b5872
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 6221
      #4f5a72
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  24. Dulux

    1. 90BB 09/186
      #4f5471
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. 70BB 09/241
      #425578
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  25. Brillux

    1. 57.09.27
      #4e5770
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
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    1. Erie Blue
      #455876
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sailors Eyes / AC142
      #43587d
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. Little Boy
      #4a5880
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  29. Nature Paint

    1. Beast
      #43597e
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  30. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-63 Wild Lavender
      #4e5e7a
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  31. Graham & Brown

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
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    1. Morning Jewel
      #475d7d
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
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    1. Roman Violet B45-6
      #49567e
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
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#4e5979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4e5979 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #4e5979">…</p>

#4e5979 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #4e5979">…</p>

#4e5979 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4e5979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5134713
Binary
01001110, 01011001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#4e5979
LRV
≈ 10.1%
Closest short hex
#457 ΔE = 2.438
RGB
rgb(78, 89, 121)
RGBA
rgba(78, 89, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.309, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 0.306%, yellow: 0.340%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11642503 / 0xff4e5979
HSL
hsl(225, 22%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 22%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.651), saturation: 36% (0.355), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 224.651, saturation: 35.537%, perceived brightness: 35.376%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.951, S: 33.717, L: 38.101
Cubehelix
H: -137.085, S: 0.291, L: 0.350
TSL
T: -2.300, S: 0.090, L: 0.350
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.355), magenta: 26% (0.264), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.694), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 10.164, Y: 10.145, Z: 19.508
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.255, Y: 10.145
CIELab
L: 38.101, a: 4.137, b: -19.472
CIELuv
L: 38.101, u: -6.810, v: -27.213
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.101, C: 19.907, H: 281.995
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.101, C: 28.052, H: 255.951
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.850, a: 1.226, b: -14.019
CIECAM02
J: 28.263, C: 25.738, h: 262.313, Q: 104.741, M: 22.508, s: 46.356, H: 312.298
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.233, jaune: -3.417, green: 0.414
LMS
L: 8.639, M: 10.188, S: 19.353
YCbCr
Y: 92.760, Cb: 143.676, Cr: 120.899
YCgCo
Y: 94.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 89.359, Db: 47.606, Dr: 21.607
YPbPr
Y: 88.961, Pb: 17.265, Pr: -6.972
xvYCC
Y: 92.402, Cb: 143.166, Cr: 121.876
YIQ
Y: 89.359, I: -16.833, Q: 7.630
YUV
Y: 89.359, U: 15.571, V: -9.965
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.802
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 6.450

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