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#42798b Hex Color Code

#42798b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #42798b is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #42798b is comprised of 25.88% red, 47.45% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #42798b has a hue of 195° (degrees), 36% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.08 nm.

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#42798b linear gradient to complementary #7f5d4e

  1. #42798b
  2. #537581
  3. #5f7076
  4. #696b6c
  5. #726762
  6. #796258
  7. #7f5d4e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b6476
  2. #336b7d
  3. #3b7284
  4. #42798b
  5. #498092
  6. #51879a
  7. #588fa1

Tones

  1. #42798b
  2. #4b7685
  3. #52737f
  4. #597079
  5. #5e6d73
  6. #636a6d
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#42798b to White

  1. #42798b
  2. #638e9d
  3. #82a4b0
  4. #a1bac3
  5. #c0d1d7
  6. #dfe8eb
  7. #ffffff

#42798b to Black

  1. #42798b
  2. #386472
  3. #2f505b
  4. #253c44
  5. #1c2a2f
  6. #12181b
  7. #000000

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      #41788a
      ΔE = 0.392
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    1. ★ Aegean Aqua
      #44798c
      ΔE = 0.676
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      #4d7482
      ΔE = 2.744
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    1. ★ Hotel St. Francis Spirit Blue
      #467889
      ΔE = 0.717
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Norwester B58-044-223
      #48798a
      ΔE = 0.860
    2. ★ Jelly Bean B56-051-225
      #44798e
      ΔE = 1.550
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5403
      #3f7a8b
      ΔE = 0.940
    2. ★ 5396
      #3f7a91
      ΔE = 2.051
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    1. ★ Blue Blazes / 70BG 16/209
      #457787
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      #3e7b8f
      ΔE = 1.075
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    1. ★ English River / 101
      #3c768a
      ΔE = 1.478
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    1. ★ DE 5789 - English River
      #3c768a
      ΔE = 1.478
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      #4e7485
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    1. ★ Isle Of Capri / 7414
      #497786
      ΔE = 1.500
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      ΔE = 2.952
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    1. ★ Ocean blue / 7414
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      ΔE = 1.500
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    1. ★ Ocean blue / 7414
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      ΔE = 1.500
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    1. ★ Berkshire Green
      #427d8f
      ΔE = 1.531
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    1. ★ Turkish Tile - 7610
      #44798e
      ΔE = 1.550
    2. Great Falls - 6495
      #307489
      ΔE = 2.817
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    1. ★ Blue
      #467987
      ΔE = 1.636
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    1. ★ Cupboard Blue
      #457a88
      ΔE = 1.759
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    1. ★ Smoke Blue / T10 46H-2
      #4c788a
      ΔE = 1.820
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      #377d8e
      ΔE = 2.543
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    1. ★ R0.30.40
      #37798a
      ΔE = 1.859
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      #3b7891
      ΔE = 2.854
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    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4040-B10G
      #377c8f
      ΔE = 1.894
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      #457382
      ΔE = 2.492
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      #487684
      ΔE = 1.912
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      #367488
      ΔE = 2.370
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    1. ★ 27-c7
      #3f7b8a
      ΔE = 1.931
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      #447684
      ΔE = 1.933
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      #357b8c
      ΔE = 2.327
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      ΔE = 2.898
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    1. Model Master 28119
      #3e7784
      ΔE = 2.661
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      #427283
      ΔE = 2.673
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      #397388
      ΔE = 2.699

#42798b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#42798b foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #42798b">…</p>

#42798b background

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #42798b">…</p>

#42798b shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #42798b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4356491
Binary
01000010, 01111001, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#42798b
Closest short hex
#478 ΔE = 0.864
RGB
rgb(66, 121, 139)
RGBA
rgba(66, 121, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.371, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 38.183%, blue: 54.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12420725 / 0xff42798b
HSL
hsl(195, 36%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 36%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.795), saturation: 53% (0.525), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 194.795, saturation: 52.518, perceived brightness: 43.136
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 220.372, S: 69.662, L: 47.875
Cubehelix
H: -172.307, S: 0.435, L: 0.418
TSL
T: -1.775, S: 0.183, L: 0.418
CMYK
cyan: 53 (0.525), magenta: 13 (0.129), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 45 (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 74 (0.741), magenta: 53 (0.525), yellow: 45 (0.455)
XYZ
X: 13.743, Y: 16.696, Z: 26.920
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.291, Y: 16.696
CIELab
L: 47.875, a: -12.892, b: -15.397
CIELuv
L: 47.875, u: -23.947, v: -20.361
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.875, C: 20.081, H: 230.061
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.875, C: 31.433, H: 220.372
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.861, a: -11.472, b: -10.459
CIECAM02
J: 36.616, C: 31.040, h: 221.579, Q: 119.219, M: 27.144, s: 47.716, H: 281.178
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.145, jaune: -2.569, green: 2.911
LMS
L: 12.871, M: 18.836, S: 26.741
YCbCr
Y: 107.568, Cb: 144.042, Cr: 102.577
YCgCo
Y: 111.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 106.607, Db: 48.744, Dr: 77.221
YPbPr
Y: 110.581, Pb: 15.325, Pr: -28.328
xvYCC
Y: 110.970, Cb: 141.462, Cr: 103.116
YIQ
Y: 106.607, I: -38.547, Q: -6.030
YUV
Y: 106.607, U: 15.941, V: -35.625
Munsell Color System
5B 4/10 ΔE = 4.335
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 6.896

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