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#402c8f Hex Color Code

#402c8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #402c8f is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #402c8f is comprised of 25.1% red, 17.25% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #402c8f has a hue of 252° (degrees), 53% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 456.25 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#402c8f linear gradient to complementary #26bb00

  1. #402c8f
  2. #4f4581
  3. #575d72
  4. #587561
  5. #538c4f
  6. #46a337
  7. #26bb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #332283
  2. #372587
  3. #3c298b
  4. #402c8f
  5. #443093
  6. #493397
  7. #4d379b

Tones

  1. #402c8f
  2. #493587
  3. #503d7f
  4. #554677
  5. #594e6f
  6. #5c5667
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#402c8f to white

  1. #402c8f
  2. #634ca2
  3. #836db4
  4. #a390c7
  5. #c1b4da
  6. #e0d9ec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#402c8f to black

  1. #402c8f
  2. #372676
  3. #2e205e
  4. #251a46
  5. #1c1430
  6. #130c1c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Moss Phlox P2-C1-3
      #482c8c
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Butterfly Bush P2-D1-3
      #44307c
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  2. Lascaux

    1. ★ Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Dioxazine violet light / 135
      #54348f
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  3. HKS

    1. HKS 35
      #4a2885
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. HKS 42
      #353a90
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  5. FolkArt

    1. Violet Pansy / 440
      #4b238e
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  6. Matthews Paint

    1. Groovy Blue Met. / 26171
      #473485
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Blue On Violet / 9130
      #37327d
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2091 CP
      #512a83
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. 19-3847 TCX
      #44377d
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 3.470 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  9. Old Citadel

    1. Nauseating Blue
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Imperial Purple
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  10. Reaper Master

    1. Clear Purple (9099)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Deep Amethyst (9079)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  11. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Violet (960)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Royal Purple (810)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  12. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Sick Blue (017)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Royal Purple (016)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  13. Delta

    1. Purple / 020150202W
      #3d2f7c
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b4
      #40337d
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. 38-b5
      #3c2e76
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  15. Resene

    1. Windsor V39-097-300
      #462c77
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  16. Caparol

    1. 55 15 280 / Lavendel 75
      #40389c
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6799
      #503582
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  18. Apple Barrel

    1. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 5.9%

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#402c8f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#402c8f foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #402c8f">…</p>

#402c8f background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #402c8f">…</p>

#402c8f shadow

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

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #402c8f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4205711
Binary
01000000, 00101100, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#402c8f
LRV
≈ 4.9%
Closest short hex
#339 ΔE = 2.790
RGB
rgb(64, 44, 143)
RGBA
rgba(64, 44, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.175, b: 0.570
RYB
red: 25.098%, yellow: 17.255%, blue: 56.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12571505 / 0xff402c8f
HSL
hsl(252, 53%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 53%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (252.121), saturation: 69% (0.692), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 252.121, saturation: 69.231%, perceived brightness: 26.863%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.210, S: 69.861, L: 26.373
Cubehelix
H: -112.859, S: 0.905, L: 0.239
TSL
T: -3.462, S: 0.237, L: 0.240
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.552), magenta: 69% (0.692), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 7.971, Y: 4.874, Z: 26.502
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.124, Y: 4.874
CIELab
L: 26.373, a: 36.220, b: -51.816
CIELuv
L: 26.373, u: 0.246, v: -66.915
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.373, C: 63.220, H: 304.953
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.373, C: 66.916, H: 270.210
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.077, a: 25.816, b: -55.719
CIECAM02
J: 18.838, C: 53.316, h: 279.301, Q: 85.513, M: 46.624, s: 73.839, H: 321.640
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.660, jaune: -9.559, green: -1.411
LMS
L: 3.631, M: 2.827, S: 26.152
YCbCr
Y: 68.638, Cb: 168.501, Cr: 129.751
YCoCg
Y: 73.750, Cg: -29.750, Co: -3.750
YDbDr
Y: 61.266, Db: 122.967, Dr: -5.177
YPbPr
Y: 55.388, Pb: 47.200, Pr: 5.446
xvYCC
Y: 63.569, Cb: 169.462, Cr: 132.784
YIQ
Y: 61.266, I: -19.891, Q: 35.031
YUV
Y: 61.266, U: 40.222, V: 2.399
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.922
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 2.097

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