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#4a2872 Hex Color Code

#4a2872 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a2872 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #4a2872 is comprised of 29.02% red, 15.69% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #4a2872 has a hue of 268° (degrees), 48% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.72 nm.

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#4a2872 linear gradient to complementary #1b9a00

  1. #4a2872
  2. #503d66
  3. #51515a
  4. #4f634d
  5. #48763e
  6. #3b882a
  7. #1b9a00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f1e67
  2. #43226b
  3. #46256e
  4. #4a2872
  5. #4e2b76
  6. #512e79
  7. #55327d

Tones

  1. #4a2872
  2. #4c2f6c
  3. #4d3566
  4. #4e3c60
  5. #4e425a
  6. #4e4753
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#4a2872 to white

  1. #4a2872
  2. #684989
  3. #866ba0
  4. #a38eb7
  5. #c2b2cf
  6. #e0d8e7
  7. #ffffff

#4a2872 to black

  1. #4a2872
  2. #3f235e
  3. #331e4c
  4. #281839
  5. #1e1328
  6. #130b18
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3566 C
      #472b74
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 3555 C
      #512179
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3555-R60B
      #482c70
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. S 4050-R60B
      #432d6b
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Diamond V39-091-303
      #4b2d72
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. ★ Windsor V39-097-300
      #462c77
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10954
      #472c6e
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. ★ CF10462
      #472378
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6812
      #492e70
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. 6810
      #512c6e
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  6. Old Citadel

    1. Nauseating Blue
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  7. Reaper Master

    1. Clear Purple (9099)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  8. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Sick Blue (017)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  9. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Violet (960)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 4.2%

#4a2872 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a2872 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #4a2872">…</p>

#4a2872 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #4a2872">…</p>

#4a2872 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4a2872">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4860018
Binary
01001010, 00101000, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#4a2872
LRV
≈ 4.2%
Closest short hex
#427 ΔE = 2.579
RGB
rgb(74, 40, 114)
RGBA
rgba(74, 40, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.175, b: 0.500
RYB
red: 0.290%, yellow: 0.157%, blue: 0.447%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11917198 / 0xff4a2872
HSL
hsl(268, 48%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(268, 48%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 268° (267.568), saturation: 65% (0.649), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 267.568, saturation: 64.912%, perceived brightness: 24.982%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.607, S: 65.611, L: 24.284
Cubehelix
H: -98.460, S: 0.674, L: 0.229
TSL
T: -4.098, S: 0.212, L: 0.230
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.351), magenta: 65% (0.649), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 6.619, Y: 4.188, Z: 16.376
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.154, Y: 4.188
CIELab
L: 24.284, a: 32.074, b: -36.904
CIELuv
L: 24.284, u: 8.039, v: -47.491
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.284, C: 48.894, H: 310.994
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.284, C: 48.166, H: 279.607
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.465, a: 21.920, b: -33.117
CIECAM02
J: 17.796, C: 43.229, h: 297.114, Q: 83.114, M: 37.803, s: 67.442, H: 332.361
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.529, jaune: -6.903, green: -3.059
LMS
L: 3.991, M: 2.552, S: 16.181
YCbCr
Y: 66.350, Cb: 155.454, Cr: 137.672
YCgCo
Y: 67.000, Cg: -27.000, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 58.602, Db: 83.342, Dr: -29.264
YPbPr
Y: 52.570, Pb: 33.090, Pr: 13.596
xvYCC
Y: 61.148, Cb: 157.067, Cr: 139.943
YIQ
Y: 58.602, I: -3.519, Q: 30.213
YUV
Y: 58.602, U: 27.262, V: 13.509
Munsell Color System
2.5P 2/10 ΔE = 4.102
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 3.400

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