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#40278d Hex Color Code

#40278d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #40278d is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #40278d is comprised of 25.1% red, 15.29% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #40278d has a hue of 255° (degrees), 57% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 454.05 nm.

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

#40278d linear gradient to complementary #05b400

  1. #40278d
  2. #4e417f
  3. #545970
  4. #54705f
  5. #4d864d
  6. #3d9d35
  7. #05b400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #331d81
  2. #382085
  3. #3c2489
  4. #40278d
  5. #442a91
  6. #482e95
  7. #4c3199

Tones

  1. #40278d
  2. #483085
  3. #4e397c
  4. #534274
  5. #564a6b
  6. #595263
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#40278d to white

  1. #40278d
  2. #6348a0
  3. #846ab3
  4. #a38ec6
  5. #c1b2d9
  6. #e0d8ec
  7. #ffffff

#40278d to black

  1. #40278d
  2. #372274
  3. #2e1d5c
  4. #251845
  5. #1c1330
  6. #130b1c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Moss Phlox P2-C1-3
      #482c8c
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 44/14
      #402094
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 50 20 300 / Amethyst 105
      #442084
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 4.4%

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#40278d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#40278d foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #40278d">…</p>

#40278d background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #40278d">…</p>

#40278d shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #40278d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4204429
Binary
01000000, 00100111, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#40278d
LRV
≈ 4.5%
Closest short hex
#428 ΔE = 1.576
RGB
rgb(64, 39, 141)
RGBA
rgba(64, 39, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.160, b: 0.578
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12572787 / 0xff40278d
HSL
hsl(255, 57%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(255, 57%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 255° (254.706), saturation: 72% (0.723), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 254.706, saturation: 72.340%, perceived brightness: 25.965%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.116, S: 74.276, L: 25.149
Cubehelix
H: -110.530, S: 0.958, L: 0.226
TSL
T: -3.574, S: 0.252, L: 0.228
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.546), magenta: 72% (0.723), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 7.646, Y: 4.464, Z: 25.653
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.118, Y: 4.464
CIELab
L: 25.149, a: 38.478, b: -52.579
CIELuv
L: 25.149, u: 1.294, v: -66.456
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.149, C: 65.154, H: 306.197
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.149, C: 66.469, H: 271.116
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.128, a: 27.627, b: -57.200
CIECAM02
J: 17.985, C: 53.750, h: 280.984, Q: 83.553, M: 47.004, s: 75.004, H: 322.610
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.689, jaune: -9.737, green: -1.689
LMS
L: 3.355, M: 2.354, S: 25.311
YCbCr
Y: 65.922, Cb: 169.078, Cr: 131.733
YCgCo
Y: 70.750, Cg: -31.750, Co: -3.250
YDbDr
Y: 58.103, Db: 124.716, Dr: -11.191
YPbPr
Y: 51.669, Pb: 48.125, Pr: 7.808
xvYCC
Y: 60.375, Cb: 170.275, Cr: 134.859
YIQ
Y: 58.103, I: -17.876, Q: 37.022
YUV
Y: 58.103, U: 40.794, V: 5.174
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.854
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 2.133

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