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#40278e Hex Color Code

#40278e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #40278e is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #40278e is comprised of 25.1% red, 15.29% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #40278e has a hue of 255° (degrees), 57% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 454.3 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#40278e linear gradient to complementary #03b500

  1. #40278e
  2. #4e4180
  3. #545970
  4. #547060
  5. #4d874d
  6. #3d9e35
  7. #03b500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #331d82
  2. #372086
  3. #3c248a
  4. #40278e
  5. #442a92
  6. #482e96
  7. #4c319a

Tones

  1. #40278e
  2. #483186
  3. #4f3a7d
  4. #544275
  5. #574b6c
  6. #5a5364
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#40278e to white

  1. #40278e
  2. #6348a1
  3. #846ab4
  4. #a38ec7
  5. #c2b2d9
  6. #e0d8ec
  7. #ffffff

#40278e to black

  1. #40278e
  2. #372275
  3. #2e1d5d
  4. #261846
  5. #1c1330
  6. #130b1c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Moss Phlox P2-C1-3
      #482c8c
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 44/14
      #402094
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 50 20 300 / Amethyst 105
      #442084
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 4.4%

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#40278e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#40278e foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #40278e">…</p>

#40278e background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #40278e">…</p>

#40278e 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 #40278e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4204430
Binary
01000000, 00100111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#40278e
LRV
≈ 4.5%
Closest short hex
#428 ΔE = 1.658
RGB
rgb(64, 39, 142)
RGBA
rgba(64, 39, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.159, b: 0.580
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12572786 / 0xff40278e
HSL
hsl(255, 57%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(255, 57%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 255° (254.563), saturation: 73% (0.725), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 254.563, saturation: 72.535%, perceived brightness: 26.061%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.027, S: 74.562, L: 25.240
Cubehelix
H: -110.659, S: 0.967, L: 0.227
TSL
T: -3.568, S: 0.253, L: 0.228
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.549), magenta: 73% (0.725), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 7.721, Y: 4.494, Z: 26.046
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.117, Y: 4.494
CIELab
L: 25.240, a: 38.784, b: -53.049
CIELuv
L: 25.240, u: 1.203, v: -67.089
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.240, C: 65.715, H: 306.170
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.240, C: 67.100, H: 271.027
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.198, a: 27.917, b: -58.012
CIECAM02
J: 18.042, C: 54.096, h: 280.753, Q: 83.686, M: 47.306, s: 75.185, H: 322.476
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.692, jaune: -9.824, green: -1.666
LMS
L: 3.358, M: 2.354, S: 25.698
YCbCr
Y: 66.020, Cb: 169.517, Cr: 131.662
YCgCo
Y: 71.000, Cg: -32.000, Co: -3.500
YDbDr
Y: 58.217, Db: 126.049, Dr: -10.974
YPbPr
Y: 51.741, Pb: 48.625, Pr: 7.762
xvYCC
Y: 60.436, Cb: 170.714, Cr: 134.818
YIQ
Y: 58.217, I: -18.197, Q: 37.333
YUV
Y: 58.217, U: 41.230, V: 5.074
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 8.061
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 2.265

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