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#40497c Hex Color Code

#40497c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #40497c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #40497c is comprised of 25.1% red, 28.63% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #40497c has a hue of 231° (degrees), 32% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.05 nm.

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#40497c linear gradient to complementary #838e2e

  1. #40497c
  2. #525471
  3. #5f5f66
  4. #6a6a5b
  5. #74764e
  6. #7c8240
  7. #838e2e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #323c6e
  2. #364072
  3. #3b4577
  4. #40497c
  5. #454d81
  6. #4a5286
  7. #4e568b

Tones

  1. #40497c
  2. #474c77
  3. #4c5072
  4. #52536d
  5. #565768
  6. #5a5a63
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#40497c to white

  1. #40497c
  2. #606491
  3. #7f81a6
  4. #9e9fbc
  5. #bebed2
  6. #dedee8
  7. #ffffff

#40497c to black

  1. #40497c
  2. #373d66
  3. #2d3252
  4. #24273e
  5. #1b1c2b
  6. #111119
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 0.270 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #494779
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3864 TPG
      #414a7e
      ΔE = 0.529 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ P 105-15 C
      #3f4c7b
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Hot Sauna / 1271
      #4a477a
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  7. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Valiant Violet - 6818
      #3e4371
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rhapsody / NP AC 2094 A
      #454c7a
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Marabelle / NP PB 1498 A
      #3e4571
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6581
      #3f457b
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 6427
      #384e80
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Purple Berry / A412
      #4b4a74
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 52 6 264 / Saphir 15
      #404874
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 2352
      #3c4470
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  24. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  26. Volkswagen

    1. Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  27. California Paints

    1. DEA 140 - Cobalt
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  30. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  31. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  34. Behr

    1. 600B-7 Yacht Club Blue
      #3e4e7c
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  35. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  37. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  38. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 8.5%

#40497c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#40497c foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #40497c">…</p>

#40497c background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #40497c">…</p>

#40497c shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #40497c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4213116
Binary
01000000, 01001001, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#40497c
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#447 ΔE = 2.421
RGB
rgb(64, 73, 124)
RGBA
rgba(64, 73, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.280, b: 0.475
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.282%, blue: 0.486%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12564100 / 0xff40497c
HSL
hsl(231, 32%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 32%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.000), saturation: 48% (0.484), value: 49% (0.486)
HSP
hue: 231.000, saturation: 48.387%, perceived brightness: 30.643%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.361, S: 44.634, L: 32.502
Cubehelix
H: -130.798, S: 0.465, L: 0.298
TSL
T: -2.576, S: 0.138, L: 0.299
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.484), magenta: 41% (0.411), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.514)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 8.134, Y: 7.310, Z: 20.047
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.206, Y: 7.310
CIELab
L: 32.502, a: 11.277, b: -30.154
CIELuv
L: 32.502, u: -6.329, v: -41.652
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.502, C: 32.194, H: 290.504
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.502, C: 42.130, H: 261.361
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.037, a: 6.386, b: -25.037
CIECAM02
J: 23.495, C: 36.071, h: 267.633, Q: 95.498, M: 31.544, s: 57.473, H: 315.138
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.357, jaune: -5.363, green: 0.160
LMS
L: 5.845, M: 6.808, S: 19.838
YCbCr
Y: 81.392, Cb: 151.721, Cr: 120.428
YCgCo
Y: 83.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 76.123, Db: 72.033, Dr: 23.064
YPbPr
Y: 74.755, Pb: 26.535, Pr: -6.846
xvYCC
Y: 80.201, Cb: 151.309, Cr: 121.986
YIQ
Y: 76.123, I: -21.746, Q: 13.965
YUV
Y: 76.123, U: 23.561, V: -10.636
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 1.360
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 5.498

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