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#42579e Hex Color Code

#42579e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42579e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #42579e is comprised of 25.88% red, 34.12% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #42579e has a hue of 226° (degrees), 41% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.66 nm.

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  1. Cathedral of Zamora at night (Castilla,Spain)
  2. Dome square, Siracusa
  3. Boston Downtown Skyline at Blue Hour

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#42579e linear gradient to complementary #b0c21e

  1. #42579e
  2. #62678f
  3. #78787f
  4. #898a6e
  5. #989c5b
  6. #a5af43
  7. #b0c21e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2e478c
  2. #354c92
  3. #3c5298
  4. #42579e
  5. #485ca4
  6. #4f62aa
  7. #5567b0

Tones

  1. #42579e
  2. #4e5b96
  3. #575f8f
  4. #5f6387
  5. #656780
  6. #6b6c78
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#42579e to white

  1. #42579e
  2. #6570ae
  3. #848bbe
  4. #a3a7ce
  5. #c1c3de
  6. #e0e1ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#42579e to black

  1. #42579e
  2. #394882
  3. #303a67
  4. #262d4d
  5. #1d2034
  6. #13141d
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
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      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
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      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  11. Clark+Kensington

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      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
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      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R80B
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      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
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      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
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      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
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    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
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      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
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    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
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      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
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      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  18. Matthews Paint

    1. Ultra Blue Met. / 22006
      #43518f
      ΔE = 3.084 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
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      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  19. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 3.136 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gloxinia 28-12
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      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. V0.30.30
      #455686
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6378
      #3c5d9e
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  23. Focoltone

    1. 3404
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      ΔE = 3.203 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 3447
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      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Bottle Blue
      #486097
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  25. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 3.272 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  26. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 2945
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  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Wild Fury / NP PB 1449 A
      #505386
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  30. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Chase / 9149
      #484e89
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  32. ECOS Paints

    1. Blue Highlight (0613)
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  34. Ford

    1. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Light Sapphire Blue
      #395e98
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  35. Plascon

    1. Dusky Mood B5-C1-4
      #3c60ac
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  36. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  37. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Petulant Pat / KM3072-5
      #565391
      ΔE = 4.005 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  39. HKS

    1. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  40. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  41. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Caribbean Blue
      #2d5ea5
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  43. CIL

    1. Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  44. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  45. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  46. Nerolac

    1. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Khartina's Secret - 4221
      #554f8c
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  47. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  48. Earthpaint

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #455e96
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  49. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  50. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  51. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  52. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  53. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10442
      #0059ad
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10418
      #005baa
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  54. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  55. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  56. California Paints

    1. DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  57. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  58. Peintures MF

    1. Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  59. Olympic

    1. Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Eggplant A44-6
      #555487
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  60. RAL

    1. RAL 280 40 45
      #1e5da5
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 280 40 40
      #2e5d9d
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  61. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.738 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  62. Behr

    1. Breathtaking 610B-7
      #515f94
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Yacht Club Blue 600B-7
      #445585
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  63. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  64. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  65. Duron

    1. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  66. Taubmans

    1. Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  67. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  68. Devoe Paint

    1. Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  69. Brillux

    1. 57.21.27
      #3a5f99
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 11.4%

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#42579e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42579e foreground

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

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #42579e">…</p>

#42579e background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #42579e">…</p>

#42579e shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42579e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4347806
Binary
01000010, 01010111, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#42579e
LRV
≈ 10.4%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 1.023
RGB
rgb(66, 87, 158)
RGBA
rgba(66, 87, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.212, g: 0.280, b: 0.508
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 32.587%, blue: 61.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12429410 / 0xff42579e
HSL
hsl(226, 41%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 41%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.304), saturation: 58% (0.582), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 226.304, saturation: 58.228%, perceived brightness: 36.349%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.391, S: 61.187, L: 38.625
Cubehelix
H: -135.383, S: 0.632, L: 0.347
TSL
T: -2.372, S: 0.178, L: 0.348
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.582), magenta: 45% (0.449), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 66% (0.659), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 11.824, Y: 10.442, Z: 33.734
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.186, Y: 10.442
CIELab
L: 38.625, a: 14.151, b: -41.150
CIELuv
L: 38.625, u: -11.269, v: -60.164
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.625, C: 43.516, H: 288.978
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.625, C: 61.211, H: 259.391
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.315, a: 8.766, b: -39.273
CIECAM02
J: 28.371, C: 46.954, h: 262.788, Q: 104.941, M: 41.060, s: 62.552, H: 312.548
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.414, jaune: -7.324, green: 0.801
LMS
L: 7.673, M: 9.612, S: 33.351
YCbCr
Y: 92.294, Cb: 162.277, Cr: 113.740
YCoCg
Y: 99.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: -6.500
YDbDr
Y: 88.815, Db: 104.093, Dr: 43.400
YPbPr
Y: 87.639, Pb: 37.915, Pr: -13.766
xvYCC
Y: 91.266, Cb: 161.306, Cr: 115.908
YIQ
Y: 88.815, I: -35.320, Q: 17.650
YUV
Y: 88.815, U: 34.047, V: -20.016
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 4.449
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 2.882

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