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#42496d Hex Color Code

#42496d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42496d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #42496d is comprised of 25.88% red, 28.63% green and 42.75% blue. In the HSL color space #42496d has a hue of 230° (degrees), 25% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.04 nm.

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#42496d linear gradient to complementary #72733c

  1. #42496d
  2. #4d5066
  3. #56565e
  4. #5e5d56
  5. #66644e
  6. #6c6c45
  7. #72733c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #353c5f
  2. #394164
  3. #3e4568
  4. #42496d
  5. #464d72
  6. #4b5276
  7. #50567b

Tones

  1. #42496d
  2. #464b6a
  3. #4b4e66
  4. #4e5063
  5. #52535f
  6. #55555c
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#42496d to White

  1. #42496d
  2. #606484
  3. #7e819b
  4. #9d9fb4
  5. #bdbecc
  6. #dedee5
  7. #ffffff

#42496d to Black

  1. #42496d
  2. #383d5a
  3. #2e3248
  4. #242737
  5. #1b1c26
  6. #111117
  7. #000000

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  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 91BB 07/263
      #3f486e
      ΔE = 0.867
    2. ★ 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 2.009
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 1.214
    2. ★ CF10950
      #46496a
      ΔE = 1.267
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Wizard / Cc-966
      #41476e
      ΔE = 1.267
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-7 Deep Indigo
      #434c71
      ΔE = 1.278
    2. ★ 630D-7 Deep Orchid
      #494b6d
      ΔE = 1.760
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie bleu
      #3d476d
      ΔE = 1.306
    2. ★ Bleu officier
      #40446a
      ΔE = 2.175
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet / 446-7
      #3c486d
      ΔE = 1.377
    2. ★ Royal Hyacinth / 445-7
      #454b6a
      ΔE = 1.750
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet 446-7
      #3c486d
      ΔE = 1.377
    2. ★ Royal Hyacinth 445-7
      #454b6a
      ΔE = 1.750
  8. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 1.519
    2. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 2.921
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 1.525
    2. ★ King's Treasure
      #424967
      ΔE = 1.947
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Night Moves B45-048-275
      #444c73
      ΔE = 1.592
    2. ★ Night Moves B45-048-275
      #454c73
      ΔE = 1.665
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Heather Blue
      #3f4868
      ΔE = 1.661
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 1.713
    2. ★ Imperial 29-16
      #41446a
      ΔE = 2.231
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wooed / A400
      #40456c
      ΔE = 1.906
    2. Genie / A403
      #3e4464
      ΔE = 2.526
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.25
      #414d74
      ΔE = 1.967
    2. U6.25.25
      #3b4c70
      ΔE = 2.482
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 4 279 / Eisenoxidschwarz 20
      #484868
      ΔE = 2.032
    2. 52 6 264 / Saphir 15
      #404874
      ΔE = 2.541
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Magical
      #454666
      ΔE = 2.052
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dignified - 6538
      #3e456d
      ΔE = 2.060
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 241
      #4a4b70
      ΔE = 2.103
    2. 244A Blue Purple
      #3c4a6a
      ΔE = 2.478
  19. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Dramatic
      #39466d
      ΔE = 2.177
    2. ★ Ballgown
      #454d6c
      ΔE = 2.262
  20. Ford

    1. ★ Shadow Blue
      #464c6a
      ΔE = 2.222
    2. Blue
      #384c71
      ΔE = 2.998
  21. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 2.233
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5030-R80B
      #38476d
      ΔE = 2.240
    2. S 5030-R70B
      #46466e
      ΔE = 2.472
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Baffin Bay Blue
      #434d76
      ΔE = 2.275
    2. Chevron Blue
      #36476c
      ΔE = 2.705
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6467
      #424c6a
      ΔE = 2.457
    2. 6628
      #374974
      ΔE = 2.876
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.491
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 2.504
    2. King's Treasure / 83BB 07/202
      #434964
      ΔE = 2.858
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Stained Glass Blue
      #3c4968
      ΔE = 2.591
    2. Batik
      #3a4666
      ΔE = 2.689
  28. Colortrend

    1. Black&blue
      #454d6a
      ΔE = 2.748
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 7197 - Rare Orchid
      #4b4967
      ΔE = 2.853
    2. AC142 - Sailors Eyes
      #3a4d74
      ΔE = 2.857
  30. Taubmans

    1. Egyptian Violet / T10 38I-2
      #444e6c
      ΔE = 2.877
    2. Midnight Navy / T12 39.H9
      #4b4e6c
      ΔE = 2.993
  31. Volkswagen

    1. Ice Gray Violet
      #3f4462
      ΔE = 2.879
    2. Monaco Blue
      #374567
      ΔE = 2.996
  32. Beckers

    1. Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 2.879
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Purple / NP PB 1491 A
      #485074
      ΔE = 2.911
    2. Marabelle / NP PB 1498 A
      #3e4571
      ΔE = 2.980
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    1. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 2.941
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6030-R60B
      #434363
      ΔE = 2.972
  36. Laura Ashley

    1. 1606 Lilac 6
      #4a4667
      ΔE = 2.983

#42496d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42496d foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #42496d">…</p>

#42496d background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #42496d">…</p>

#42496d shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42496d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4344173
Binary
01000010, 01001001, 01101101
Hexadecimal
#42496d
Closest short hex
#446 ΔE = 2.494
RGB
rgb(66, 73, 109)
RGBA
rgba(66, 73, 109, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.294, b: 0.440
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 28.243%, blue: 42.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12433043 / 0xff42496d
HSL
hsl(230, 25%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 25%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.233), saturation: 39% (0.394), value: 43% (0.427)
HSP
hue: 230.233, saturation: 39.450, perceived brightness: 29.827
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.329, S: 34.199, L: 31.869
Cubehelix
H: -131.522, S: 0.334, L: 0.294
TSL
T: -2.543, S: 0.104, L: 0.294
CMYK
cyan: 39 (0.394), magenta: 33 (0.330), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 57 (0.573)
CMY
cyan: 74 (0.741), magenta: 71 (0.714), yellow: 57 (0.573)
XYZ
X: 7.389, Y: 7.027, Z: 15.432
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.235, Y: 7.027
CIELab
L: 31.869, a: 7.064, b: -21.744
CIELuv
L: 31.869, u: -4.999, v: -29.333
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.869, C: 22.862, H: 287.996
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.869, C: 29.756, H: 260.329
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.509, a: 3.363, b: -15.960
CIECAM02
J: 23.082, C: 27.688, h: 267.693, Q: 94.655, M: 24.213, s: 50.577, H: 315.170
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.279, jaune: -3.844, green: 0.120
LMS
L: 5.927, M: 6.824, S: 15.294
YCbCr
Y: 80.436, Cb: 144.840, Cr: 122.371
YCgCo
Y: 80.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 75.011, Db: 51.138, Dr: 17.143
YPbPr
Y: 74.101, Pb: 18.805, Pr: -5.156
xvYCC
Y: 79.640, Cb: 144.519, Cr: 123.471
YIQ
Y: 75.011, I: -15.735, Q: 9.721
YUV
Y: 75.011, U: 16.727, V: -7.905
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/6 ΔE = 1.959
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 5.701

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