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Ford Blue / #42517d Hex Color Code

#42517d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42517d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #42517d is comprised of 25.88% red, 31.76% green and 49.02% blue. In the HSL color space #42517d has a hue of 225° (degrees), 31% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.11 nm.

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Color Variations

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#42517d linear gradient to complementary #84843b

  1. #42517d
  2. #525973
  3. #5f6169
  4. #6a6a5f
  5. #747254
  6. #7c7b48
  7. #84843b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #33436d
  2. #384873
  3. #3d4c78
  4. #42517d
  5. #475682
  6. #4c5b88
  7. #51608d

Tones

  1. #42517d
  2. #495378
  3. #4e5673
  4. #53586f
  5. #585b6a
  6. #5c5d65
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#42517d to white

  1. #42517d
  2. #616b92
  3. #8087a7
  4. #9fa3bc
  5. #bec1d2
  6. #dee0e8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#42517d to black

  1. #42517d
  2. #384467
  3. #2e3752
  4. #252a3e
  5. #1b1e2b
  6. #111319
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sapphire Earbobs X73R158A
      #45517b
      ΔE = 0.723 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Puttin' on the Ritz R169A
      #4b5271
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 0.918 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 57.15.27
      #32507d
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  3. Abet Laminati

    1. ★ Bleu Esperia 496
      #415381
      ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Blu Pavone 849
      #33527e
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  4. Nerolac

    1. ★ Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 1.018 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blue Planet - 4239
      #3d4e70
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Georgian Court / 7213
      #4c517e
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2140 CP
      #46537c
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 653
      #36578c
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a7
      #3d5281
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Deeply Blue / T61-8
      #46507e
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #49527b
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 7 260 / Lazur 5
      #485480
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 38S 1 / Oxidschwarz 38S 1
      #485470
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  11. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Ballgown
      #454d6c
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6421
      #49527f
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 6627
      #35557e
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  13. Bristol

    1. ★ Starry Night Blue / P108-C6
      #47557e
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Midnight Navy / P108-C7
      #4b4e6c
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Baffin Bay Blue
      #434d76
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Biscayne Blue
      #384f71
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Kleur Van Het Jaar Ultiem Blauw
      #465075
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Full Lavender
      #4f5571
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  16. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Marine Blue
      #3d5586
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Marine Blue
      #325080
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Crown Jewel / NP PB 1484 A
      #415185
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. Huckleberry 70BB 10/275
      #374e79
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 4266 Purple Polka 10RB 10/219
      #514f71
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. CD339-5
      #444c7b
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  22. Chrysler

    1. Bombardier Blue
      #374d78
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Heather Blue
      #3f4868
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 7350-73 Funkytown
      #4d4976
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  24. Volkswagen

    1. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Oceanic Blue
      #2c4a7a
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  25. Audi

    1. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Sepangblau Metallic / E9, E9E9, E9PA, LY5Q
      #1e5186
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  26. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  27. Resene

    1. Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. East Bay B45-040-272
      #47526e
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  28. 1829

    1. Smalt
      #46567b
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  29. Dulux

    1. 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Purple Polka 1 / 10RB 10/219
      #534f74
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 3.027 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  31. Craig & Rose

    1. Don Adriano
      #47567a
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  32. Albany Paint

    1. Little Boy
      #4a5880
      ΔE = 3.075 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  33. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 3.124 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  34. Matthews Paint

    1. Brindisi Blue / 4832
      #37547e
      ΔE = 3.137 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Impulse / 10147
      #39456d
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  36. Tollens

    1. T2008-4
      #42587f
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. UC031 Violet Times Square
      #50516e
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  37. British Standard

    1. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Black Violet 28-15
      #374f70
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  40. Dutch Boy

    1. Wizardian
      #4d5071
      ΔE = 3.601 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Medieval Blue
      #4d5575
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  41. General Paint

    1. Night Cap / CL 2357N
      #465a86
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Graoupie / CLV 1170N
      #53557b
      ΔE = 3.843 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  42. Plascon

    1. Ocean Frigot B6-E1-4
      #505884
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Storm B4-E1-4
      #3c5880
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  44. California Paints

    1. DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. DEA 139 - Nautical
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  45. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Slumber / 67
      #2d517c
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  46. Kansai Paint

    1. Wira Blue
      #365278
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  47. KILZ

    1. Atlas Blue / B911
      #3e5982
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Blue Uniform / B912
      #3b4e6e
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  48. Glidden

    1. Dragonfly / PPG1162-7
      #314a76
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Pure Blue / 62BB 08/369
      #2f5179
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  50. Asian Paints

    1. Oriental Blue / 1306
      #364b82
      ΔE = 3.980 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Imperial Blue / 7245
      #45497f
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  51. Duron

    1. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  52. Porter Paints

    1. Dragonfly / 348-7
      #304a77
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  53. CIL

    1. Subzero Blue
      #365379
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  54. Dulux Australia

    1. Purple Berry / A412
      #4b4a74
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Steadfast / A380
      #4a5977
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  55. Behr

    1. Award Blue 590B-7
      #2b5486
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Passionate Plum EBC-47
      #545283
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  56. Ressource Peintures

    1. Deep Nankin Blue / HC30
      #324975
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Bleu Nuage / S03
      #3d5070
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  57. Nature Paint

    1. Beast
      #43597e
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  58. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Suede Shoes / 798
      #305789
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  59. ECOS Paints

    1. Florida Waters (0599)
      #344b83
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Blue Highlight (0613)
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  60. Colortrend

    1. 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  61. Diamond Vogel

    1. Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  62. Scib Paints

    1. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  63. Berger

    1. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  64. Vista Paint

    1. Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  65. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 25
      #545883
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. RAL 290 40 20
      #565a7d
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  66. Para

    1. Dazzle Denim / PF72
      #395173
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  67. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  68. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80308,XF8
      #284c7c
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  69. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Caravelle Blue
      #32567e
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  70. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Beach Purple / RLIB225
      #504c7a
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  71. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blueberry Jam / 39B-7
      #484d6a
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Good Night / 40B-7
      #4b4d68
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  72. Kelly-Moore

    1. Rare Orchid / KM3064-5
      #524e72
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  73. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10950
      #46496a
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  74. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  75. New Look

    1. Topsy Turvy / G38-03
      #4d5c83
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  76. Wattyl

    1. Night Goddess / D83W
      #4d5c83
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Space Odyssey / E28W
      #25527f
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  77. Beckers

    1. Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  78. Sikkens

    1. U0.30.30
      #34577f
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. T9.38.22
      #2f537a
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  79. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 336
      #2b5787
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 244A Blue Purple
      #3c4a6a
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  80. Sto

    1. 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. 34440
      #4a5b7d
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  81. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  82. ProMarker

    1. Midnight Blue
      #4f5a7a
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  83. Coronado Paint

    1. 7269 - Evening In Paris
      #28497a
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  84. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  85. FolkArt

    1. Galaxy Blue / 99258
      #384572
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. True Blue / 401
      #2a5491
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  86. Magnolia Home

    1. Silos District / JG-92
      #42526e
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  87. Auro

    1. Grape Hyacinth
      #545a7c
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  88. Graham & Brown

    1. Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  89. Olympic

    1. Royal Hyacinth C45-6
      #434e69
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Eggplant A44-6
      #555487
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  90. Pascol

    1. King Tides PZ5010
      #424d68
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 7.5%

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#42517d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42517d foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #42517d">…</p>

#42517d background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #42517d">…</p>

#42517d shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42517d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4346237
Binary
01000010, 01010001, 01111101
Hexadecimal
#42517d
LRV
≈ 8.5%
Closest short hex
#458 ΔE = 2.542
RGB
rgb(66, 81, 125)
RGBA
rgba(66, 81, 125, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.298, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 30.572%, blue: 49.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12430979 / 0xff42517d
HSL
hsl(225, 31%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 31%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.746), saturation: 47% (0.472), value: 49% (0.490)
HSP
hue: 224.746, saturation: 47.200%, perceived brightness: 32.658%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.147, S: 47.257, L: 35.050
Cubehelix
H: -136.986, S: 0.418, L: 0.319
TSL
T: -2.304, S: 0.131, L: 0.320
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.472), magenta: 35% (0.352), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.510)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 51% (0.510)
XYZ
X: 8.890, Y: 8.523, Z: 20.575
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.224, Y: 8.523
CIELab
L: 35.050, a: 6.920, b: -26.751
CIELuv
L: 35.050, u: -8.506, v: -37.281
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.050, C: 27.632, H: 284.503
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.050, C: 38.239, H: 257.147
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.195, a: 3.262, b: -21.348
CIECAM02
J: 25.537, C: 33.365, h: 262.142, Q: 99.563, M: 29.177, s: 54.134, H: 312.208
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -4.712, green: 0.563
LMS
L: 6.835, M: 8.339, S: 20.376
YCbCr
Y: 86.036, Cb: 149.536, Cr: 118.291
YCoCg
Y: 88.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 81.531, Db: 65.402, Dr: 29.543
YPbPr
Y: 80.973, Pb: 23.725, Pr: -9.524
xvYCC
Y: 85.542, Cb: 148.841, Cr: 119.634
YIQ
Y: 81.531, I: -23.071, Q: 10.518
YUV
Y: 81.531, U: 21.392, V: -13.625
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/6 ΔE = 2.217
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.347

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