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#42457b Hex Color Code

#42457b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42457b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #42457b is comprised of 25.88% red, 27.06% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #42457b has a hue of 237° (degrees), 30% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.99 nm.

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#42457b linear gradient to complementary #7f9528

  1. #42457b
  2. #535270
  3. #5f5e65
  4. #6a6c59
  5. #72794c
  6. #79873c
  7. #7f9528

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #34396d
  2. #393d72
  3. #3d4176
  4. #42457b
  5. #474980
  6. #4b4d84
  7. #505289

Tones

  1. #42457b
  2. #484976
  3. #4e4d72
  4. #53526d
  5. #575669
  6. #5b5b64
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#42457b to white

  1. #42457b
  2. #616190
  3. #807ea6
  4. #9f9dbb
  5. #bebcd2
  6. #dedde8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#42457b to black

  1. #42457b
  2. #383a66
  3. #2e2f51
  4. #25253d
  5. #1b1b2a
  6. #121119
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #4a477a
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
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      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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    1. ★ Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
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    1. ★ Regalia / A397
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    2. Purple Pool / A409
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  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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    1. ★ Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  14. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
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      #414572
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      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      #394577
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
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      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
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    1. Mistic Purple / S 5040-R60B
      #4b4574
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
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      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

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      #3e4371
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      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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    1. Dramatist MQ5-43
      #4b4775
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Kings Robe PIC-44
      #464369
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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    1. Clear Purple C70
      #4a437e
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  21. Dupont

    1. CAS679
      #474073
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
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    1. Valiant Violet
      #49417a
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Dignified
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      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
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    1. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 51.15.27
      #514d7d
      ΔE = 4.157 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Georgian Court
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
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    1. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Dark Triumph / 7165
      #4d406b
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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    1. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  27. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  28. Volkswagen

    1. Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Catalina Blue
      #2a3e74
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  29. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  30. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #294781
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  31. California Paints

    1. DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. DE 5944 - Fresh Eggplant
      #4f467e
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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    1. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 3-41-7 Hocus Pocus
      #4d4571
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  33. RAL

    1. RAL 290 30 30
      #384172
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. RAL 290 30 25
      #3c416a
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. 19-3842 TCX
      #443f6f
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 19-3850 TCX
      #4d448a
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  35. Clark+Kensington

    1. Spring Crocus / 40D-5
      #4c4672
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  36. Little Greene

    1. Mambo
      #474383
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  37. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P14 Blueberry
      #4c4177
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  38. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-73 Funkytown
      #4d4976
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  40. Ressource Peintures

    1. Helena.R / VINT10
      #30447f
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Majolica Blue / HC112
      #234082
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  41. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6493
      #434080
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 6628
      #374974
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. CD339-5
      #444c7b
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Bleu officier
      #40446a
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  43. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  44. Sikkens

    1. V3.34.18
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. W1.31.21
      #514871
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  45. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Beach Purple / RLIB225
      #504c7a
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  46. British Standard

    1. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  47. FolkArt

    1. Galaxy Blue / 99258
      #384572
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  48. Resene

    1. Sea World B40-097-275
      #323f75
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Night Moves B45-048-275
      #444c73
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  49. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2007-5
      #333f73
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. T2095-3
      #534778
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  51. CIL

    1. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Victory
      #534873
      ΔE = 4.455 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  52. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  53. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  54. Plascon

    1. Shining Armor B7-E1-3
      #3c3c6c
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Blue Vista B5-D1-3
      #244080
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  55. Glidden

    1. Imperial Purple / PPG1175-7
      #534a77
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Roman Violet / PPG1170-7
      #4d517f
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  56. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Imperial Purple / PPG1175-7
      #534a77
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Roman Violet / PPG1170-7
      #4d517f
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  57. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Violet
      #514b87
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  58. Krylon

    1. Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  59. Porter Paints

    1. Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Imperial Purple / 344-7
      #534b77
      ΔE = 4.455 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  60. Chrysler

    1. Dido Blue
      #34436f
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Galaxy Blue
      #26457a
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  61. Dulux

    1. 91BB 07/263
      #3f486e
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. 15RB 07/237
      #4c4769
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  62. Ford

    1. Deep Blue
      #254485
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Blue
      #464d72
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  63. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 241
      #4a4b70
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 316
      #464c72
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  64. Taubmans

    1. Deeply Blue / T61-8
      #46507e
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  65. Olympic

    1. Imperial Purple B44-6
      #4f4e77
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  66. Sico

    1. 6025-73 Giverny Violet
      #53456f
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  67. Beckers

    1. Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Norrsken 750 / S 7020-R80B
      #473d66
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  68. Crown Paint

    1. Dramatic
      #39466d
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  69. Nippon Paint

    1. Crown Jewel / NP PB 1484 A
      #415185
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  70. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  71. Asian Paints

    1. Bing Blue / 9205
      #284b86
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Platinum Blue / 9141
      #383d67
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  72. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #4c517e
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 8.9%

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#42457b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42457b foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #42457b">…</p>

#42457b background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #42457b">…</p>

#42457b shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42457b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4343163
Binary
01000010, 01000101, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#42457b
LRV
≈ 6.8%
Closest short hex
#447 ΔE = 0.964
RGB
rgb(66, 69, 123)
RGBA
rgba(66, 69, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.256, g: 0.267, b: 0.477
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 27.000%, blue: 48.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12434053 / 0xff42457b
HSL
hsl(237, 30%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 30%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.842), saturation: 46% (0.463), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 236.842, saturation: 46.341%, perceived brightness: 29.922%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.407, S: 38.249, L: 31.449
Cubehelix
H: -125.618, S: 0.475, L: 0.290
TSL
T: -2.824, S: 0.136, L: 0.291
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 73% (0.729), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 7.949, Y: 6.844, Z: 19.637
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.199, Y: 6.844
CIELab
L: 31.449, a: 14.132, b: -31.188
CIELuv
L: 31.449, u: -4.203, v: -42.920
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.449, C: 34.241, H: 294.376
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.449, C: 43.125, H: 264.407
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.161, a: 8.454, b: -26.191
CIECAM02
J: 22.728, C: 36.709, h: 272.283, Q: 93.928, M: 32.101, s: 58.461, H: 317.683
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.378, jaune: -5.582, green: -0.244
LMS
L: 5.576, M: 6.145, S: 19.428
YCbCr
Y: 79.792, Cb: 152.150, Cr: 122.849
YCoCg
Y: 81.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 74.259, Db: 73.332, Dr: 15.717
YPbPr
Y: 72.249, Pb: 27.345, Pr: -3.984
xvYCC
Y: 78.049, Cb: 152.021, Cr: 124.500
YIQ
Y: 74.259, I: -19.135, Q: 16.167
YUV
Y: 74.259, U: 23.986, V: -7.246
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/8 ΔE = 2.324
Brand Color
Walmart ΔE = 6.293

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