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#272aa4 Hex Color Code

#272aa4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272aa4 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272aa4 is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.47% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #272aa4 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 62% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.73 nm.

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#272aa4 linear gradient to complementary #10cb00

  1. #272aa4
  2. #464693
  3. #536182
  4. #577b6f
  5. #53955a
  6. #44b03f
  7. #10cb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0f2098
  2. #18239c
  3. #2027a0
  4. #272aa4
  5. #2d2da8
  6. #3331ac
  7. #3834b1

Tones

  1. #272aa4
  2. #3d349a
  3. #4b3e90
  4. #554886
  5. #5c527b
  6. #625c71
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#272aa4 to white

  1. #272aa4
  2. #594ab4
  3. #7e6cc3
  4. #9f8fd3
  5. #c0b3e2
  6. #dfd8f0
  7. #ffffff

#272aa4 to black

  1. #272aa4
  2. #262487
  3. #231f6b
  4. #1f1950
  5. #191436
  6. #120c1e
  7. #000000

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      #382ca4
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
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      #002c9c
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
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      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
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      #0033ab
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

#272aa4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272aa4 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #272aa4">…</p>

#272aa4 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #272aa4">…</p>

#272aa4 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272aa4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2566820
Binary
00100111, 00101010, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#272aa4
LRV
≈ 4.8%
Closest short hex
#22a ΔE = 2.202
RGB
rgb(39, 42, 164)
RGBA
rgba(39, 42, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.159, g: 0.171, b: 0.669
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210396 / 0xff272aa4
HSL
hsl(239, 62%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 62%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.560), saturation: 76% (0.762), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 238.560, saturation: 76.220%, perceived brightness: 26.471%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.539, S: 79.126, L: 26.060
Cubehelix
H: -124.205, S: 1.298, L: 0.214
TSL
T: -2.894, S: 0.319, L: 0.216
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.762), magenta: 74% (0.744), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 8.363, Y: 4.767, Z: 35.594
xyY
x: 0.172, y: 0.098, Y: 4.767
CIELab
L: 26.060, a: 41.099, b: -65.258
CIELuv
L: 26.060, u: -6.304, v: -80.793
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.060, C: 77.122, H: 302.202
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.060, C: 81.039, H: 265.539
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.833, a: 30.169, b: -81.378
CIECAM02
J: 17.936, C: 63.220, h: 265.673, Q: 83.439, M: 55.285, s: 81.399, H: 314.083
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.800, jaune: -12.022, green: 1.089
LMS
L: 2.396, M: 2.424, S: 35.093
YCbCr
Y: 63.263, Cb: 182.002, Cr: 118.021
YCgCo
Y: 71.750, Cg: -29.750, Co: -21.500
YDbDr
Y: 55.011, Db: 163.976, Dr: 30.473
YPbPr
Y: 50.145, Pb: 61.345, Pr: -7.112
xvYCC
Y: 59.066, Cb: 181.887, Cr: 121.753
YIQ
Y: 55.011, I: -40.981, Q: 37.324
YUV
Y: 55.011, U: 53.634, V: -14.046
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.021
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 5.148

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