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#42779a Hex Color Code

#42779a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42779a is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #42779a is comprised of 25.88% red, 46.67% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #42779a has a hue of 204° (degrees), 40% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.8 nm.

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#42779a linear gradient to complementary #90714c

  1. #42779a
  2. #58768d
  3. #687580
  4. #747473
  5. #7f7366
  6. #887259
  7. #90714c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2a6284
  2. #32698b
  3. #3a7093
  4. #42779a
  5. #4a7ea1
  6. #5185a9
  7. #598cb0

Tones

  1. #42779a
  2. #4d7593
  3. #56748b
  4. #5d7284
  5. #63717d
  6. #696f75
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#42779a to white

  1. #42779a
  2. #648caa
  3. #84a2bb
  4. #a2b9cc
  5. #c1d0dd
  6. #e0e7ee
  7. #ffffff

#42779a to black

  1. #42779a
  2. #39627f
  3. #2f4e64
  4. #263b4b
  5. #1c2933
  6. #13181d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.40
      #427698
      ΔE = 0.490 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ S6.29.43
      #437a9a
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue C60
      #457697
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Sapphire Glow
      #42779c
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6156
      #447899
      ΔE = 0.797 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ 6163
      #3f7397
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Brigade Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Dawn Blue
      #417aa4
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Light Turquoise
      #3b739d
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-c7
      #3b769a
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ 31-c7
      #3c799d
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sapphire Glow / 10BB 17/269
      #437797
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #407496
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Light Cadet Blue
      #24779f
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  10. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2902
      #437a9f
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 17/269
      #3e799b
      ΔE = 1.302 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Amazon Beat 2
      #32759a
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  12. AMC

    1. ★ Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 220 / Aquamarin 20
      #407494
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-B
      #31769d
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Beard / T67-7
      #4c7794
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Open Seas / T08 61-4
      #4e7395
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust 351-6
      #32759a
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ Stormy Ridge 450-5
      #4f7b9a
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust / 351-6
      #32759a
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ Stormy Ridge / 450-5
      #4f7b9a
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  18. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4040-R90B
      #46769d
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / 5007
      #477294
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Flippers / NP PB 1541 D
      #4e7a9d
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  21. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1405 Deep Chambray 5
      #407297
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 6-7 Denim Blue 1
      #50738f
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2018-1
      #507594
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Skandi
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blue Monday / 7294
      #527896
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  26. General Paint

    1. Bluebeard / CL 2336A
      #517697
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Swedish Blue 26-15
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #2a759c
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 3-36-5 Blue Divinity
      #53789b
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 354
      #447a97
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  30. Plascon

    1. Sphere B2-E2-1
      #547894
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 3-35-5 Gentle Rain
      #447c9a
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4097 Bentley Blue 90BG 20/241
      #3e7895
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  33. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. Frost Blue
      #367095
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  35. Brillux

    1. 63.15.24
      #357095
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

#42779a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42779a foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #42779a">…</p>

#42779a background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #42779a">…</p>

#42779a shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42779a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4355994
Binary
01000010, 01110111, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#42779a
LRV
≈ 16.7%
Closest short hex
#479 ΔE = 0.329
RGB
rgb(66, 119, 154)
RGBA
rgba(66, 119, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.195, g: 0.351, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.389%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12421222 / 0xff42779a
HSL
hsl(204, 40%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 40%%, 43%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.864), saturation: 57% (0.571), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 203.864, saturation: 57.143%, perceived brightness: 43.525%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.755, S: 71.249, L: 47.859
Cubehelix
H: -161.342, S: 0.512, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -2.018, S: 0.188, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.571), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 53% (0.533), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 14.674, Y: 16.684, Z: 33.013
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.259, Y: 16.684
CIELab
L: 47.859, a: -7.024, b: -24.258
CIELuv
L: 47.859, u: -22.753, v: -34.711
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.859, C: 25.255, H: 253.852
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.859, C: 41.504, H: 236.755
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.846, a: -7.352, b: -19.328
CIECAM02
J: 36.581, C: 36.746, h: 236.738, Q: 119.163, M: 32.134, s: 51.929, H: 299.098
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.215, jaune: -4.139, green: 2.597
LMS
L: 12.559, M: 18.197, S: 32.735
YCbCr
Y: 108.030, Cb: 151.209, Cr: 102.248
YCgCo
Y: 114.500, Cg: 4.500, Co: -5.500
YDbDr
Y: 107.143, Db: 70.505, Dr: 78.244
YPbPr
Y: 110.231, Pb: 23.595, Pr: -28.110
xvYCC
Y: 110.669, Cb: 148.727, Cr: 103.307
YIQ
Y: 107.143, I: -42.817, Q: -0.317
YUV
Y: 107.143, U: 23.059, V: -36.095
Munsell Color System
10B 4/10 ΔE = 4.000
Brand Color
GetGlue ΔE = 2.963

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