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#4e72c0 Hex Color Code

#4e72c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4e72c0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #4e72c0 is comprised of 30.59% red, 44.71% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #4e72c0 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 48% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.8 nm.

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  1. Sago Palm Latin name Cycas revoluta
  2. old building
  3. cloud pink.

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#4e72c0 linear gradient to complementary #caca44

  1. #4e72c0
  2. #717faf
  3. #8a8d9d
  4. #9e9c8a
  5. #aeab76
  6. #bdba60
  7. #caca44

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #335da9
  2. #3d64b0
  3. #456bb8
  4. #4e72c0
  5. #5679c8
  6. #5f80d0
  7. #6788d8

Tones

  1. #4e72c0
  2. #5c75b7
  3. #6879ad
  4. #727ca4
  5. #7a809a
  6. #818391
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#4e72c0 to white

  1. #4e72c0
  2. #7088cb
  3. #8f9ed5
  4. #abb6e0
  5. #c8cdea
  6. #e3e6f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4e72c0 to black

  1. #4e72c0
  2. #435e9d
  3. #374b7c
  4. #2c395c
  5. #21283e
  6. #151722
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 0.946 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S 1555-R80B
      #4d79d3
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2386 U
      #5770be
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2387 U
      #4c68be
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  5. Nerolac

    1. ★ Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  10. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 3.567 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  13. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  14. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  16. ECOS Paints

    1. Capri Isle (0605)
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Parkwater (0612)
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  17. Abet Laminati

    1. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Rare Blue / 9166
      #537cbb
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.040 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  22. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 3.094 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  25. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 40
      #5077ba
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 280 50 35
      #5776af
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10445
      #527ab7
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 3.216 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 4.124 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 3.216 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  29. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  30. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Blue
      #287cd7
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  31. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  36. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  37. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  38. Behr

    1. Croquet Blue HDC-SM16-07
      #4872b1
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Sudden Sapphire 600B-6
      #6175ab
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  39. Matthews Paint

    1. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  40. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  41. Duron

    1. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  42. Ressource Peintures

    1. Mykonos / OROC36
      #5a7ab7
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Pale Moorish Blue / HC53
      #567cba
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  43. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  44. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Pharaoh's Purple / NP PB 1499 D
      #5976ae
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  46. CIL

    1. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  49. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  50. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  52. HKS

    1. HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  53. Dulux

    1. Mystic Mauve 1 / 69BB 17/324
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 19.1%

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#4e72c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4e72c0 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #4e72c0">…</p>

#4e72c0 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #4e72c0">…</p>

#4e72c0 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4e72c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5141184
Binary
01001110, 01110010, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#4e72c0
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#47c ΔE = 2.252
RGB
rgb(78, 114, 192)
RGBA
rgba(78, 114, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.203, g: 0.297, b: 0.500
RYB
red: 30.588%, yellow: 41.318%, blue: 75.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11636032 / 0xff4e72c0
HSL
hsl(221, 48%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 48%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.053), saturation: 59% (0.594), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 221.053, saturation: 59.375%, perceived brightness: 45.817%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.062, S: 66.532, L: 48.833
Cubehelix
H: -140.939, S: 0.693, L: 0.438
TSL
T: -2.146, S: 0.181, L: 0.440
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.594), magenta: 41% (0.406), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.694), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 18.670, Y: 17.459, Z: 52.245
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.198, Y: 17.459
CIELab
L: 48.833, a: 11.202, b: -44.795
CIELuv
L: 48.833, u: -17.175, v: -69.203
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.833, C: 46.175, H: 284.040
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.833, C: 71.302, H: 256.062
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.783, a: 6.639, b: -44.886
CIECAM02
J: 37.571, C: 51.520, h: 258.063, Q: 120.764, M: 45.054, s: 61.080, H: 310.082
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.379, jaune: -7.915, green: 1.490
LMS
L: 12.697, M: 16.818, S: 51.671
YCbCr
Y: 112.318, Cb: 167.570, Cr: 106.658
YCoCg
Y: 124.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: -9.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.128, Db: 120.174, Dr: 64.914
YPbPr
Y: 111.948, Pb: 43.140, Pr: -21.588
xvYCC
Y: 112.144, Cb: 165.896, Cr: 109.036
YIQ
Y: 112.128, I: -46.504, Q: 16.656
YUV
Y: 112.128, U: 39.306, V: -29.941
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.048
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.062

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