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#427aa7 Hex Color Code

#427aa7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #427aa7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #427aa7 is comprised of 25.88% red, 47.84% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #427aa7 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 43% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.3 nm.

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#427aa7 linear gradient to complementary #9e7f4b

  1. #427aa7
  2. #5d7b98
  3. #707b89
  4. #7e7c7a
  5. #8a7d6b
  6. #957e5b
  7. #9e7f4b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #276590
  2. #316c98
  3. #39739f
  4. #427aa7
  5. #4a81af
  6. #5289b7
  7. #5b90bf

Tones

  1. #427aa7
  2. #4f799f
  3. #597896
  4. #62778e
  5. #697786
  6. #6f767d
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#427aa7 to White

  1. #427aa7
  2. #668fb5
  3. #85a4c4
  4. #a4bad3
  5. #c2d1e1
  6. #e1e8f0
  7. #ffffff

#427aa7 to Black

  1. #427aa7
  2. #396589
  3. #30506c
  4. #273d51
  5. #1d2a37
  6. #13191e
  7. #000000

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#427aa7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#427aa7 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #427aa7">…</p>

#427aa7 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #427aa7">…</p>

#427aa7 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #427aa7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4356775
Binary
01000010, 01111010, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#427aa7
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#37a ΔE = 2.060
RGB
rgb(66, 122, 167)
RGBA
rgba(66, 122, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.186, g: 0.344, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12420441 / 0xff427aa7
HSL
hsl(207, 43%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 43%%, 46%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.733), saturation: 60% (0.605), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 206.733, saturation: 60.479%, perceived brightness: 45.087%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.632, S: 73.946, L: 49.333
Cubehelix
H: -157.815, S: 0.583, L: 0.432
TSL
T: -2.108, S: 0.198, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.605), magenta: 27% (0.269), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 16.179, Y: 17.866, Z: 39.148
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.244, Y: 17.866
CIELab
L: 49.333, a: -4.506, b: -29.572
CIELuv
L: 49.333, u: -23.537, v: -43.588
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.333, C: 29.913, H: 261.336
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.333, C: 49.537, H: 241.632
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.268, a: -5.645, b: -25.325
CIECAM02
J: 37.937, C: 41.307, h: 241.365, Q: 121.351, M: 36.123, s: 54.559, H: 301.809
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.251, jaune: -5.084, green: 2.620
LMS
L: 13.173, M: 19.183, S: 38.789
YCbCr
Y: 110.816, Cb: 156.043, Cr: 100.221
YCgCo
Y: 119.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: -8.750
YDbDr
Y: 110.386, Db: 85.185, Dr: 84.413
YPbPr
Y: 113.312, Pb: 28.940, Pr: -30.070
xvYCC
Y: 113.315, Cb: 153.422, Cr: 101.586
YIQ
Y: 110.386, I: -47.817, Q: 2.160
YUV
Y: 110.386, U: 27.860, V: -38.940
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.046
Brand Color
GetGlue ΔE = 2.996

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