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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660 C
      #407ec9
      ΔE = 0.441 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ 660 XGC
      #4981c8
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Bright Cornflower Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #537db9
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4f7ec1
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Southwest Sky B4-B1-4
      #3880c8
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  11. Sikkens

    1. U4.35.45
      #547bbb
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  12. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  13. Resene

    1. Float B62-075-261
      #4c81c3
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. CF10445
      #527ab7
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R90B
      #357ac0
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6037
      #5a7dc1
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #007fd3
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Blue
      #007ed5
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  19. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4d83c5
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 21.8%

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#427dc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#427dc8 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #427dc8">…</p>

#427dc8 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #427dc8">…</p>

#427dc8 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

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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