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#4c40aa Hex Color Code

#4c40aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4c40aa is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #4c40aa is comprised of 29.8% red, 25.1% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #4c40aa has a hue of 247° (degrees), 45% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 460.22 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#4c40aa linear gradient to complementary #66ea00

  1. #4c40aa
  2. #635c9a
  3. #707889
  4. #779477
  5. #78b061
  6. #73cd45
  7. #66ea00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a329a
  2. #40379f
  3. #463ba5
  4. #4c40aa
  5. #5245af
  6. #5749b5
  7. #5d4ebb

Tones

  1. #4c40aa
  2. #5749a1
  3. #605299
  4. #675b90
  5. #6d6387
  6. #716c7e
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#4c40aa to white

  1. #4c40aa
  2. #6e5db9
  3. #8d7bc7
  4. #aa9bd5
  5. #c7bbe3
  6. #e3ddf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4c40aa to black

  1. #4c40aa
  2. #41368b
  3. #362c6e
  4. #2b2352
  5. #201a38
  6. #15101f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Blue 072 U
      #3f43ad
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 10243 C
      #464598
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  2. Crayola

    1. B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  3. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b
      #4e4096
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 38-b1
      #4b3e91
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. 55 15 280 / Lavendel 75
      #40389c
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  6. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  7. Lascaux

    1. Dioxazine violet deep / 136
      #5c3a93
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  8. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  9. Resene

    1. Daisy Bush V47-100-299
      #5b3e90
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Blue Gem V45-098-293
      #4b3c8e
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6286
      #524893
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. CF10476
      #5b448e
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  13. Plascon

    1. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Dainty Cornflower P1-B1-3
      #5840c4
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 9.7%

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#4c40aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4c40aa foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #4c40aa">…</p>

#4c40aa background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #4c40aa">…</p>

#4c40aa shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4c40aa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4997290
Binary
01001100, 01000000, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#4c40aa
LRV
≈ 8.1%
Closest short hex
#44a ΔE = 1.767
RGB
rgb(76, 64, 170)
RGBA
rgba(76, 64, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.206, b: 0.548
RYB
red: 29.804%, yellow: 25.098%, blue: 66.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11779926 / 0xff4c40aa
HSL
hsl(247, 45%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(247, 45%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 247° (246.792), saturation: 62% (0.624), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 246.792, saturation: 62.353%, perceived brightness: 33.794%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.337, S: 60.669, L: 34.200
Cubehelix
H: -117.503, S: 0.843, L: 0.311
TSL
T: -3.231, S: 0.207, L: 0.312
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 62% (0.624), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 70% (0.702), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 12.067, Y: 8.105, Z: 38.951
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.137, Y: 8.105
CIELab
L: 34.200, a: 34.921, b: -55.424
CIELuv
L: 34.200, u: -2.286, v: -78.755
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.200, C: 65.508, H: 302.213
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.200, C: 78.788, H: 268.337
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.469, a: 25.841, b: -61.191
CIECAM02
J: 24.874, C: 57.027, h: 276.081, Q: 98.261, M: 49.869, s: 71.240, H: 319.806
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.599, jaune: -10.145, green: -1.005
LMS
L: 5.999, M: 5.505, S: 38.451
YCbCr
Y: 84.448, Cb: 172.758, Cr: 125.742
YCoCg
Y: 93.500, Cg: -29.500, Co: -4.500
YDbDr
Y: 79.672, Db: 135.898, Dr: 7.006
YPbPr
Y: 74.188, Pb: 51.620, Pr: 1.124
xvYCC
Y: 79.714, Cb: 173.345, Cr: 128.987
YIQ
Y: 79.672, I: -26.905, Q: 35.518
YUV
Y: 79.672, U: 44.451, V: -3.221
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 8.511
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 4.021

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