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#42729a Hex Color Code

#42729a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42729a is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #42729a is comprised of 25.88% red, 44.71% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #42729a has a hue of 207° (degrees), 40% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.34 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#42729a linear gradient to complementary #937749

  1. #42729a
  2. #59738d
  3. #69737f
  4. #767472
  5. #817565
  6. #8b7657
  7. #937749

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b5e85
  2. #33658c
  3. #3a6b93
  4. #42729a
  5. #4979a1
  6. #5180a8
  7. #5887b0

Tones

  1. #42729a
  2. #4d7193
  3. #56718b
  4. #5d7084
  5. #636f7d
  6. #696f75
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#42729a to white

  1. #42729a
  2. #6488aa
  3. #839fbb
  4. #a2b6cc
  5. #c1cedd
  6. #e0e6ee
  7. #ffffff

#42729a to black

  1. #42729a
  2. #395e7f
  3. #2f4b64
  4. #26394b
  5. #1c2833
  6. #13181d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #42719a
      ΔE = 0.583 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Chicago Blues / 804
      #41739d
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Nile Blue / CSP-560
      #4f729b
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD368-5
      #3d719b
      ΔE = 0.784 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Turquoise
      #3b739d
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Dolphin Blue
      #4b6f91
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ So Cool / CL 2296A
      #39739e
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  7. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1405 Deep Chambray 5
      #407297
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  8. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2234
      #37729e
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Liberty
      #37729e
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  10. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. KILZ

    1. ★ Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Atlantic Sea / C711
      #477190
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5243D Duxbury Blue
      #4c7195
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4040-R90B
      #46769d
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Cool Blue / 5351 B
      #53769a
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6169
      #4c7094
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 6585
      #3472a3
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Ranier Blue
      #4c7093
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2150 C
      #36749d
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ 2159 C
      #4e769b
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crayola Blue
      #396e99
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-b6
      #3976a0
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 33-b7
      #336d95
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Open Seas / T08 61-4
      #4e7395
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Brittany Blue / T10 39F-1
      #4d6f96
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Blue Monday / KM3119-3
      #4f7093
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Whale / P111-C6
      #517498
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Dutch Iris / P112-C6
      #3f78a7
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  23. Behr

    1. 580D-6 Liberty
      #496d92
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Familiy Tradition EPFD-20
      #2972a1
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  24. Olympic

    1. Blue Odyssey B47-5
      #4a6e96
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  26. CIL

    1. Sapphire Glow
      #42779c
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Moonlight Drive
      #476b8f
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Frost Blue
      #367095
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 0619
      #506f91
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Honky Tonk Blue / 0619
      #506f91
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  30. Brillux

    1. 60.15.24
      #436c96
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 63.15.24
      #357095
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 3-36-5 Blue Divinity
      #4b6f8e
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  32. Dulux

    1. 30BB 14/242
      #456c8e
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  34. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Mountain
      #4e6f8e
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Rainy Lake / 110
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  36. California Paints

    1. DE 5852 - Thames
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  38. AMC

    1. Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  39. Sikkens

    1. T0.30.40
      #427698
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  40. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2018-1
      #507594
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

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#42729a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42729a foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #42729a">…</p>

#42729a background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #42729a">…</p>

#42729a shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42729a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4354714
Binary
01000010, 01110010, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#42729a
LRV
≈ 15.5%
Closest short hex
#479 ΔE = 3.142
RGB
rgb(66, 114, 154)
RGBA
rgba(66, 114, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.198, g: 0.341, b: 0.461
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.381%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12422502 / 0xff42729a
HSL
hsl(207, 40%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 40%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.273), saturation: 57% (0.571), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 207.273, saturation: 57.143%, perceived brightness: 42.300%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.527, S: 69.705, L: 46.345
Cubehelix
H: -157.152, S: 0.516, L: 0.408
TSL
T: -2.125, S: 0.182, L: 0.409
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.571), magenta: 26% (0.260), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 14.095, Y: 15.525, Z: 32.819
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.249, Y: 15.525
CIELab
L: 46.345, a: -4.075, b: -26.606
CIELuv
L: 46.345, u: -20.860, v: -38.462
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.345, C: 26.917, H: 261.293
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.345, C: 43.755, H: 241.527
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.401, a: -5.100, b: -21.804
CIECAM02
J: 35.183, C: 37.753, h: 241.742, Q: 116.862, M: 33.015, s: 53.152, H: 301.989
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.241, jaune: -4.572, green: 2.317
LMS
L: 11.668, M: 16.636, S: 32.528
YCbCr
Y: 105.510, Cb: 152.664, Cr: 104.088
YCgCo
Y: 112.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: -5.500
YDbDr
Y: 104.208, Db: 74.920, Dr: 72.664
YPbPr
Y: 106.656, Pb: 25.520, Pr: -25.840
xvYCC
Y: 107.599, Cb: 150.418, Cr: 105.301
YIQ
Y: 104.208, I: -41.445, Q: 2.296
YUV
Y: 104.208, U: 24.503, V: -33.520
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.656
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 0.386

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