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British Standard BS 4800 18 D 43 - Dresden blue / #4f8a9c Hex Color Code

#4f8a9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4f8a9c is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #4f8a9c is comprised of 30.98% red, 54.12% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #4f8a9c has a hue of 194° (degrees), 33% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.47 nm.

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#4f8a9c linear gradient to complementary #91695a

  1. #4f8a9c
  2. #618591
  3. #6e7f86
  4. #797a7b
  5. #837470
  6. #8a6f65
  7. #91695a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #357283
  2. #3e7a8b
  3. #468294
  4. #4f8a9c
  5. #5792a4
  6. #609bad
  7. #68a3b6

Tones

  1. #4f8a9c
  2. #588796
  3. #60838f
  4. #668089
  5. #6c7d83
  6. #71797c
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#4f8a9c to white

  1. #4f8a9c
  2. #6e9dac
  3. #8bb0bc
  4. #a8c3cc
  5. #c5d7dd
  6. #e2ebee
  7. #ffffff

#4f8a9c to black

  1. #4f8a9c
  2. #437280
  3. #375a65
  4. #2b444c
  5. #202f33
  6. #141b1d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Stratford Blue - 2864
      #528a9a
      ΔE = 0.784 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ Georgian Revival Blue - 7609
      #5b8d9f
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4030-B10G
      #558a9a
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-B10G
      #4f899d
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Hippie Blue B62-052-217
      #49889a
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2402
      #508ca0
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Aqua Bubble B1-D2-1
      #4c889c
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.12.21
      #4a899e
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 72.12.21
      #418798
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Light Teal
      #488ba0
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Turquoise
      #508498
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ American Know-How
      #55899c
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Dresden Bay
      #5a8c98
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ Dragonfly Wing
      #588c9e
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. Freightliner

    1. ★ Blue / N3050
      #47879c
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5788 - Aegean Sea
      #508fa2
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Aegean Sea / 185
      #508fa2
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Barraud House Blue CW608
      #5c8a99
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-33-5 Apollo Bay
      #588696
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 3-34-5 Bluebell
      #3f89a1
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-c6
      #3e8ca0
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 27-c6
      #468595
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  17. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Aegean Blue / RLIB219
      #468fa2
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Tropic Night / 70BG 23/276
      #428da4
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  19. Duron

    1. Lakeshore
      #568fa3
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Cungi / T75-7
      #598694
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  21. Dulux

    1. Liberty Blue 2
      #4f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  22. Chrysler

    1. Neptune Green
      #5a8e9c
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Tennessee Blue
      #568a96
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  23. Diamond Paint

    1. Baltic Blue
      #3d8ba2
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  24. Jotun

    1. 5127 / Indigo Dempet
      #5c8795
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. 4-2 Teal
      #518497
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  27. Sto

    1. 35310
      #578aa0
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  28. Teknos

    1. GBI109
      #518fa6
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Indian Turquoise
      #418498
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Olympic Blue
      #49849a
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  30. Behr

    1. 530D-6 Teal Bayou
      #458d9c
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  31. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 C 37 - Blue
      #5e8894
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  32. Audi

    1. Eisvogelblau Metallic / 5G, LX5T, X5T
      #568392
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  33. CIL

    1. West Pointe Blue
      #438395
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  34. Volvo

    1. Aqua / VW-079
      #538396
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 20.3%

#4f8a9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4f8a9c 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: #4f8a9c">…</p>

#4f8a9c background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #4f8a9c">…</p>

#4f8a9c shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4f8a9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5212828
Binary
01001111, 10001010, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#4f8a9c
LRV
≈ 22.2%
Closest short hex
#589 ΔE = 1.242
RGB
rgb(79, 138, 156)
RGBA
rgba(79, 138, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.212, g: 0.370, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.310%, yellow: 0.441%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11564388 / 0xff4f8a9c
HSL
hsl(194, 33%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 33%%, 46%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.026), saturation: 49% (0.494), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 194.026, saturation: 49.359%, perceived brightness: 49.323%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 218.467, S: 67.078, L: 54.279
Cubehelix
H: -173.207, S: 0.448, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -1.757, S: 0.170, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 12% (0.115), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.690), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 18.311, Y: 22.238, Z: 34.773
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.295, Y: 22.238
CIELab
L: 54.279, a: -14.147, b: -15.537
CIELuv
L: 54.279, u: -26.309, v: -20.902
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.279, C: 21.013, H: 227.682
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.279, C: 33.601, H: 218.467
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.157, a: -13.213, b: -10.710
CIECAM02
J: 42.920, C: 32.121, h: 220.048, Q: 129.074, M: 28.089, s: 46.650, H: 279.297
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -2.588, green: 3.112
LMS
L: 17.325, M: 25.077, S: 34.554
YCbCr
Y: 121.143, Cb: 144.634, Cr: 100.821
YCgCo
Y: 127.750, Cg: 10.250, Co: 0.500
YDbDr
Y: 122.411, Db: 50.544, Dr: 82.553
YPbPr
Y: 126.729, Pb: 15.785, Pr: -30.328
xvYCC
Y: 124.838, Cb: 141.866, Cr: 101.359
YIQ
Y: 122.411, I: -40.930, Q: -6.875
YUV
Y: 122.411, U: 16.530, V: -38.085
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/6 ΔE = 2.200
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 7.823

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