#4682b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #4682b4 (also known as Steel blue) is composed of 27.5% red, 51% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.1% cyan, 27.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 207.3 degrees, a saturation of 44% and a lightness of 49%. #4682b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #8cffff with #000569. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 27
    • G 51
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#4682b4 color description : Moderate blue.

#4682b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #4682b4 has RGB values of R:70, G:130, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4620980.

Hex triplet 4682b4 #4682b4
RGB Decimal 70, 130, 180 rgb(70,130,180)
RGB Percent 27.5, 51, 70.6 rgb(27.5%,51%,70.6%)
CMYK 61, 28, 0, 29
HSL 207.3°, 44, 49 hsl(207.3,44%,49%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.3°, 61.1, 70.6
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 52.466, -4.074, -32.198
XYZ 18.745, 20.561, 46.158
xyY 0.219, 0.241, 20.561
CIE-LCH 52.466, 32.455, 262.788
CIE-LUV 52.466, -25.112, -48.373
Hunter-Lab 45.345, -5.564, -28.613
Binary 01000110, 10000010, 10110100

Color Schemes with #4682b4

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Alternatives to #4682b4

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#4682b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #4682b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#4682b4;}
.background {background-color:#4682b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #4682b4;}

Shades and Tints of #4682b4

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #04080b is the darkest color, while #fbfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #4682b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767e84 is the less saturated color, while #0388f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #4682b4 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c7882 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7382b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6b83ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3d8e99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6382b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5e82b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #408aa2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population