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#4c0073 Hex Color Code

#4c0073 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4c0073 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #4c0073 is comprised of 29.8% red, 0% green and 45.1% blue. In the HSL color space #4c0073 has a hue of 280° (degrees), 100% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.95 nm.

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#4c0073 linear gradient to complementary #007300

  1. #4c0073
  2. #4e2365
  3. #4d3756
  4. #484747
  5. #3f5637
  6. #2f6524
  7. #007300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #43006a
  2. #46006d
  3. #490070
  4. #4c0073
  5. #4f0476
  6. #520879
  7. #550c7c

Tones

  1. #4c0073
  2. #4b1369
  3. #491f60
  4. #462756
  5. #432e4d
  6. #3f3444
  7. #3a3a3a

Tints and Shades

#4c0073 to white

  1. #4c0073
  2. #6b338a
  3. #8a5ba1
  4. #a782b8
  5. #c4aacf
  6. #e2d4e7
  7. #ffffff

#4c0073 to black

  1. #4c0073
  2. #40075f
  3. #350b4c
  4. #2a0d3a
  5. #1f0c28
  6. #150618
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2685
      #4f007d
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ 2617
      #52006b
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 39-a5
      #500269
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 39-a4
      #55076f
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. 2161
      #540080
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 3.4%

#4c0073 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4c0073 foreground

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #4c0073">…</p>

#4c0073 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #4c0073">…</p>

#4c0073 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4c0073">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4980851
Binary
01001100, 00000000, 01110011
Hexadecimal
#4c0073
LRV
≈ 2.8%
Closest short hex
#407 ΔE = 1.865
RGB
rgb(76, 0, 115)
RGBA
rgba(76, 0, 115, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.398, g: 0.000, b: 0.602
RYB
red: 0.298%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.451%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11796365 / 0xff4c0073
HSL
hsl(280, 100%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(280, 100%%, 23%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 280° (279.652), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 45% (0.451)
HSP
hue: 279.652, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 22.304%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 284.027, S: 100.001, L: 19.117
Cubehelix
H: -87.078, S: 1.574, L: 0.139
TSL
T: 5.384, S: 0.456, L: 0.141
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.339), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.549)
CMY
cyan: 70% (0.702), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 55% (0.549)
XYZ
X: 6.074, Y: 2.774, Z: 16.432
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.110, Y: 2.774
CIELab
L: 19.117, a: 48.540, b: -45.935
CIELuv
L: 19.117, u: 13.093, v: -52.407
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.117, C: 66.829, H: 316.579
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.117, C: 54.018, H: 284.027
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.657, a: 35.947, b: -46.831
CIECAM02
J: 14.527, C: 53.271, h: 305.991, Q: 75.092, M: 46.585, s: 78.763, H: 338.101
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.730, jaune: -8.901, green: -5.386
LMS
L: 2.975, M: 0.536, S: 16.215
YCbCr
Y: 46.802, Cb: 167.237, Cr: 153.199
YCgCo
Y: 47.750, Cg: -47.750, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 35.834, Db: 119.095, Dr: -76.353
YPbPr
Y: 24.468, Pb: 48.760, Pr: 32.710
xvYCC
Y: 37.014, Cb: 170.832, Cr: 156.733
YIQ
Y: 35.834, I: 8.329, Q: 51.851
YUV
Y: 35.834, U: 38.958, V: 35.239
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 10.272
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 7.648

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