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#42599c Hex Color Code

#42599c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42599c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #42599c is comprised of 25.88% red, 34.9% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #42599c has a hue of 225° (degrees), 41% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.38 nm.

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#42599c linear gradient to complementary #abb529

  1. #42599c
  2. #60678d
  3. #75767e
  4. #85856e
  5. #94945c
  6. #a0a547
  7. #abb529

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2e498a
  2. #354e90
  3. #3c5496
  4. #42599c
  5. #485ea2
  6. #4f64a8
  7. #556aae

Tones

  1. #42599c
  2. #4d5c95
  3. #56608d
  4. #5e6486
  5. #64677e
  6. #6a6b77
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#42599c to white

  1. #42599c
  2. #6472ac
  3. #848cbd
  4. #a3a8cd
  5. #c1c4de
  6. #e0e1ee
  7. #ffffff

#42599c to black

  1. #42599c
  2. #394a80
  3. #2f3c65
  4. #262e4c
  5. #1d2134
  6. #13141d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6332
      #475a9e
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 6518
      #2d579f
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10451
      #485b9b
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue Moon
      #3a58a1
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. ★ Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. P 104-7 C
      #3d5fa0
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 14 250 / Marin 40
      #34589c
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. ★ 60 13 260 / Lazur 110
      #485ca4
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean / 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Monaco Tide / D11
      #4a5e9d
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.40.30
      #395594
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Majestic Mount / T10 37C-2
      #495990
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  24. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  25. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  28. Focoltone

    1. 3404
      #405faa
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  30. Olympic

    1. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

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#42599c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42599c foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #42599c">…</p>

#42599c background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #42599c">…</p>

#42599c shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42599c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4348316
Binary
01000010, 01011001, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#42599c
LRV
≈ 10.7%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 1.670
RGB
rgb(66, 89, 156)
RGBA
rgba(66, 89, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.212, g: 0.286, b: 0.502
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.331%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12428900 / 0xff42599c
HSL
hsl(225, 41%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 41%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.667), saturation: 58% (0.577), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 224.667, saturation: 57.692%, perceived brightness: 36.633%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.284, S: 61.382, L: 39.075
Cubehelix
H: -137.069, S: 0.607, L: 0.351
TSL
T: -2.301, S: 0.174, L: 0.352
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.577), magenta: 43% (0.429), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 11.818, Y: 10.702, Z: 32.889
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.193, Y: 10.702
CIELab
L: 39.075, a: 12.167, b: -39.236
CIELuv
L: 39.075, u: -11.896, v: -57.367
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.075, C: 41.079, H: 287.228
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.075, C: 58.587, H: 258.284
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.715, a: 7.231, b: -36.706
CIECAM02
J: 28.759, C: 45.477, h: 261.462, Q: 105.658, M: 39.769, s: 61.351, H: 311.851
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.393, jaune: -6.962, green: 0.912
LMS
L: 7.917, M: 10.053, S: 32.524
YCbCr
Y: 93.106, Cb: 160.817, Cr: 113.146
YCgCo
Y: 100.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: -6.000
YDbDr
Y: 89.761, Db: 99.661, Dr: 45.198
YPbPr
Y: 88.925, Pb: 36.145, Pr: -14.582
xvYCC
Y: 92.371, Cb: 159.751, Cr: 115.191
YIQ
Y: 89.761, I: -35.226, Q: 15.983
YUV
Y: 89.761, U: 32.597, V: -20.846
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.120
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 1.813

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