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#4242b8 Hex Color Code

#4242b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4242b8 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #4242b8 is comprised of 25.88% red, 25.88% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #4242b8 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 47% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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

#4242b8 linear gradient to complementary #6cfa00

  1. #4242b8
  2. #6160a7
  3. #727e95
  4. #7b9c81
  5. #7dbb6a
  6. #79da4b
  7. #6cfa00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d34a7
  2. #3439ad
  3. #3b3db2
  4. #4242b8
  5. #4947be
  6. #4f4cc3
  7. #5550c9

Tones

  1. #4242b8
  2. #534cae
  3. #6055a5
  4. #6a5f9b
  5. #716991
  6. #787387
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#4242b8 to white

  1. #4242b8
  2. #695fc4
  3. #8a7dd1
  4. #a99cdd
  5. #c6bce8
  6. #e3ddf4
  7. #ffffff

#4242b8 to black

  1. #4242b8
  2. #3a3897
  3. #312e77
  4. #282458
  5. #1e1a3c
  6. #151021
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2369 C
      #3b3fb6
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      #4147ad
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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    1. ★ B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 21 264 / Saphir 105
      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 3429-R77B
      #383cb4
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

#4242b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4242b8 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #4242b8">…</p>

#4242b8 background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #4242b8">…</p>

#4242b8 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4242b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4342456
Binary
01000010, 01000010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#4242b8
LRV
≈ 8.5%
Closest short hex
#44b ΔE = 0.862
RGB
rgb(66, 66, 184)
RGBA
rgba(66, 66, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.209, g: 0.209, b: 0.582
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.259%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12434760 / 0xff4242b8
HSL
hsl(240, 47%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 47%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 64% (0.641), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 64.130%, perceived brightness: 34.454%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 66.677, L: 35.032
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.978, L: 0.310
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.236, L: 0.312
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.641), magenta: 64% (0.641), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 12.844, Y: 8.514, Z: 46.305
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.126, Y: 8.514
CIELab
L: 35.032, a: 36.615, b: -62.415
CIELuv
L: 35.032, u: -6.380, v: -88.417
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.032, C: 72.363, H: 300.397
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.032, C: 88.646, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.179, a: 27.507, b: -73.662
CIECAM02
J: 25.231, C: 62.576, h: 269.885, Q: 98.964, M: 54.722, s: 74.361, H: 316.362
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.650, jaune: -11.404, green: 0.043
LMS
L: 5.550, M: 5.699, S: 45.690
YCbCr
Y: 84.258, Cb: 179.802, Cr: 119.622
YCgCo
Y: 95.500, Cg: -29.500, Co: -13.000
YDbDr
Y: 79.452, Db: 157.294, Dr: 25.606
YPbPr
Y: 74.496, Pb: 59.000, Pr: -5.428
xvYCC
Y: 79.979, Cb: 179.827, Cr: 123.232
YIQ
Y: 79.452, I: -37.909, Q: 36.714
YUV
Y: 79.452, U: 51.449, V: -11.801
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 10.114
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 5.466

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