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#40427b Hex Color Code

#40427b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #40427b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #40427b is comprised of 25.1% red, 25.88% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #40427b has a hue of 238° (degrees), 32% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.42 nm.

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#40427b linear gradient to complementary #809d1e

  1. #40427b
  2. #525070
  3. #605f64
  4. #6a6e57
  5. #737d49
  6. #7a8d37
  7. #809d1e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #32366d
  2. #373a72
  3. #3c3e76
  4. #40427b
  5. #444680
  6. #494a84
  7. #4d4e89

Tones

  1. #40427b
  2. #474776
  3. #4d4b72
  4. #52506d
  5. #565468
  6. #5a5963
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#40427b to White

  1. #40427b
  2. #605e90
  3. #7f7ca6
  4. #9e9bbc
  5. #bebbd2
  6. #dedde8
  7. #ffffff

#40427b to Black

  1. #40427b
  2. #373866
  3. #2d2d51
  4. #24243d
  5. #1b1a2a
  6. #111019
  7. #000000

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#40427b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#40427b foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #40427b">…</p>

#40427b background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #40427b">…</p>

#40427b shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #40427b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4211323
Binary
01000000, 01000010, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#40427b
LRV
≈ 6.4%
Closest short hex
#447 ΔE = 1.716
RGB
rgb(64, 66, 123)
RGBA
rgba(64, 66, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.261, b: 0.486
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.259%, blue: 0.482%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12565893 / 0xff40427b
HSL
hsl(238, 32%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 32%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.966), saturation: 48% (0.480), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 237.966, saturation: 47.967%, perceived brightness: 29.100%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.968, S: 39.411, L: 30.439
Cubehelix
H: -124.688, S: 0.507, L: 0.281
TSL
T: -2.870, S: 0.145, L: 0.282
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.480), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 7.637, Y: 6.416, Z: 19.571
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.191, Y: 6.416
CIELab
L: 30.439, a: 15.586, b: -32.804
CIELuv
L: 30.439, u: -3.944, v: -44.787
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.439, C: 36.318, H: 295.414
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.439, C: 44.960, H: 264.968
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.330, a: 9.488, b: -28.079
CIECAM02
J: 21.922, C: 38.131, h: 272.823, Q: 92.246, M: 33.345, s: 60.123, H: 317.982
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.402, jaune: -5.887, green: -0.307
LMS
L: 5.174, M: 5.638, S: 19.356
YCbCr
Y: 77.766, Cb: 153.319, Cr: 123.075
YCgCo
Y: 79.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 1.250
YDbDr
Y: 71.900, Db: 76.881, Dr: 15.035
YPbPr
Y: 69.678, Pb: 28.730, Pr: -3.622
xvYCC
Y: 75.841, Cb: 153.237, Cr: 124.818
YIQ
Y: 71.900, I: -19.503, Q: 17.312
YUV
Y: 71.900, U: 25.147, V: -6.931
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/8 ΔE = 2.781
Brand Color
Walmart ΔE = 6.525

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