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#427dc8 Hex Color Code

#427dc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #427dc8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #427dc8 is comprised of 25.88% red, 49.02% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #427dc8 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 55% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.6 nm.

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#427dc8 linear gradient to complementary #c6b444

  1. #427dc8
  2. #6c85b4
  3. #868ea0
  4. #9a978c
  5. #aba076
  6. #b9aa5f
  7. #c6b444

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1f67af
  2. #2c6eb7
  3. #3875c0
  4. #427dc8
  5. #4c85d0
  6. #558cd9
  7. #5f94e2

Tones

  1. #427dc8
  2. #557ebd
  3. #637fb2
  4. #6e81a6
  5. #77829b
  6. #7e8390
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#427dc8 to white

  1. #427dc8
  2. #6a91d1
  3. #8ba6db
  4. #a9bbe4
  5. #c6d1ed
  6. #e3e8f6
  7. #ffffff

#427dc8 to black

  1. #427dc8
  2. #3a67a4
  3. #315281
  4. #283e5f
  5. #1f2b40
  6. #141923
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      #3880c8
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
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      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
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      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      #547cbc
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
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      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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    1. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  12. Sikkens

    1. U4.35.45
      #547bbb
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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      #357ac0
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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    1. Blue
      #007fd3
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Blue
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      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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    1. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
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    1. Blue
      #4d83c5
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 21.8%

#427dc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#427dc8 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #427dc8">…</p>

#427dc8 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #427dc8">…</p>

#427dc8 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #427dc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4357576
Binary
01000010, 01111101, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#427dc8
LRV
≈ 20.0%
Closest short hex
#47b ΔE = 2.682
RGB
rgb(66, 125, 200)
RGBA
rgba(66, 125, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.169, g: 0.320, b: 0.512
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.419%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12419640 / 0xff427dc8
HSL
hsl(214, 55%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 55%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (213.582), saturation: 67% (0.670), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 213.582, saturation: 67.000%, perceived brightness: 48.084%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.044, S: 78.745, L: 51.830
Cubehelix
H: -149.508, S: 0.778, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -1.847, S: 0.222, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.670), magenta: 37% (0.375), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 51% (0.510), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 20.002, Y: 19.994, Z: 57.437
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.205, Y: 19.994
CIELab
L: 51.830, a: 5.034, b: -44.652
CIELuv
L: 51.830, u: -23.781, v: -69.240
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.830, C: 44.935, H: 276.432
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.830, C: 73.210, H: 251.044
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.714, a: 1.598, b: -44.861
CIECAM02
J: 40.232, C: 53.551, h: 250.668, Q: 124.967, M: 46.829, s: 61.216, H: 306.336
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.354, jaune: -7.822, green: 2.527
LMS
L: 13.919, M: 20.216, S: 56.816
YCbCr
Y: 115.562, Cb: 169.657, Cr: 96.774
YCgCo
Y: 129.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 115.909, Db: 126.525, Dr: 94.922
YPbPr
Y: 117.833, Pb: 44.285, Pr: -32.950
xvYCC
Y: 117.198, Cb: 166.901, Cr: 99.056
YIQ
Y: 115.909, I: -59.242, Q: 10.859
YUV
Y: 115.909, U: 41.382, V: -43.786
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.925
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 2.469

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