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#42788b Hex Color Code

#42788b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42788b is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42788b is comprised of 25.88% red, 47.06% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #42788b has a hue of 196° (degrees), 36% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.7 nm.

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#42788b linear gradient to complementary #7f5e4e

  1. #42788b
  2. #537481
  3. #5f7076
  4. #696b6c
  5. #726762
  6. #796358
  7. #7f5e4e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b6376
  2. #336a7d
  3. #3b7184
  4. #42788b
  5. #497f92
  6. #51869a
  7. #588da1

Tones

  1. #42788b
  2. #4b7585
  3. #52727f
  4. #587079
  5. #5e6d73
  6. #636a6d
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#42788b to White

  1. #42788b
  2. #638d9d
  3. #82a3b0
  4. #a1b9c3
  5. #c0d0d7
  6. #dfe7eb
  7. #ffffff

#42788b to Black

  1. #42788b
  2. #386372
  3. #2f4f5b
  4. #253c44
  5. #1c2a2f
  6. #12181b
  7. #000000

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#42788b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42788b foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #42788b">…</p>

#42788b background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #42788b">…</p>

#42788b shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42788b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4356235
Binary
01000010, 01111000, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#42788b
Closest short hex
#478 ΔE = 0.862
RGB
rgb(66, 120, 139)
RGBA
rgba(66, 120, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.203, g: 0.369, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 38.055%, blue: 54.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12420981 / 0xff42788b
HSL
hsl(196, 36%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 36%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.616), saturation: 53% (0.525), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 195.616, saturation: 52.518, perceived brightness: 42.883
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.883, S: 69.318, L: 47.565
Cubehelix
H: -171.339, S: 0.434, L: 0.415
TSL
T: -1.795, S: 0.181, L: 0.416
CMYK
cyan: 53 (0.525), magenta: 14 (0.137), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 45 (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 74 (0.741), magenta: 53 (0.529), yellow: 45 (0.455)
XYZ
X: 13.622, Y: 16.454, Z: 26.879
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.289, Y: 16.454
CIELab
L: 47.565, a: -12.328, b: -15.869
CIELuv
L: 47.565, u: -23.551, v: -21.119
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.565, C: 20.094, H: 232.157
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.565, C: 31.633, H: 221.883
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.564, a: -11.044, b: -10.894
CIECAM02
J: 36.329, C: 31.097, h: 222.938, Q: 118.751, M: 27.194, s: 47.854, H: 282.836
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -2.653, green: 2.852
LMS
L: 12.685, M: 18.511, S: 26.698
YCbCr
Y: 107.064, Cb: 144.333, Cr: 102.945
YCgCo
Y: 111.250, Cg: 8.750, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 106.020, Db: 49.627, Dr: 76.105
YPbPr
Y: 109.866, Pb: 15.710, Pr: -27.874
xvYCC
Y: 110.356, Cb: 141.800, Cr: 103.515
YIQ
Y: 106.020, I: -38.273, Q: -5.507
YUV
Y: 106.020, U: 16.230, V: -35.110
Munsell Color System
5B 4/10 ΔE = 4.200
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 6.364

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