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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

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  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%

#40278d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#40278d foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #40278d">…</p>

#40278d background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

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

#40278d shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<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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