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#272799 Hex Color Code

#272799 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272799 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #272799 is comprised of 15.29% red, 15.29% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #272799 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 59% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#272799 linear gradient to complementary #16c000

  1. #272799
  2. #434289
  3. #4f5b79
  4. #537468
  5. #4f8d54
  6. #41a63a
  7. #16c000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #131e8e
  2. #1b2191
  3. #212495
  4. #272799
  5. #2c2a9d
  6. #312da1
  7. #3631a5

Tones

  1. #272799
  2. #3a3190
  3. #473a86
  4. #50447d
  5. #574d74
  6. #5c576a
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#272799 to white

  1. #272799
  2. #5647aa
  3. #7b69bc
  4. #9d8dcd
  5. #beb2de
  6. #dfd8ee
  7. #ffffff

#272799 to black

  1. #272799
  2. #26227e
  3. #231d64
  4. #1e184b
  5. #181333
  6. #120b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ Dark Blue C
      #00249c
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/14
      #102898
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. ★ 72 / 72 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #0024a0
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
      #0028ac
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 4.5%

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#272799 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272799 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: #272799">…</p>

#272799 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #272799">…</p>

#272799 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272799">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2566041
Binary
00100111, 00100111, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#272799
LRV
≈ 4.2%
Closest short hex
#229 ΔE = 1.556
RGB
rgb(39, 39, 153)
RGBA
rgba(39, 39, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.169, g: 0.169, b: 0.662
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.600%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14211175 / 0xff272799
HSL
hsl(240, 59%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 59%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 75% (0.745), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 74.510%, perceived brightness: 24.852%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 75.902, L: 24.263
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 1.252, L: 0.202
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.312, L: 0.204
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.745), magenta: 75% (0.745), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 7.310, Y: 4.182, Z: 30.553
xyY
x: 0.174, y: 0.099, Y: 4.182
CIELab
L: 24.263, a: 39.087, b: -61.518
CIELuv
L: 24.263, u: -5.362, v: -74.307
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.263, C: 72.885, H: 302.431
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.263, C: 74.500, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.449, a: 28.025, b: -74.271
CIECAM02
J: 16.741, C: 60.171, h: 266.792, Q: 80.611, M: 52.619, s: 80.793, H: 314.684
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.790, jaune: -11.332, green: 0.790
LMS
L: 2.191, M: 2.141, S: 30.124
YCbCr
Y: 60.673, Cb: 178.046, Cr: 119.906
YCgCo
Y: 67.500, Cg: -28.500, Co: -18.750
YDbDr
Y: 51.996, Db: 151.962, Dr: 24.738
YPbPr
Y: 47.208, Pb: 57.000, Pr: -5.244
xvYCC
Y: 56.543, Cb: 178.071, Cr: 123.394
YIQ
Y: 51.996, I: -36.624, Q: 35.469
YUV
Y: 51.996, U: 49.704, V: -11.401
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 10.101
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 5.253

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