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#5e42cd Hex Color Code

#5e42cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5e42cd is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #5e42cd is comprised of 36.86% red, 25.88% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #5e42cd has a hue of 252° (degrees), 58% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 456.36 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5e42cd linear gradient to complementary #2dff10

  1. #5e42cd
  2. #7164b9
  3. #7b84a3
  4. #7ca38d
  5. #74c173
  6. #60e052
  7. #2dff10

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4932ba
  2. #5037c0
  3. #573cc7
  4. #5e42cd
  5. #6548d3
  6. #6c4dda
  7. #7353e1

Tones

  1. #5e42cd
  2. #6b4ec2
  3. #745ab7
  4. #7b66ab
  5. #8171a0
  6. #857d94
  7. #888888 / #888

Tints and Shades

#5e42cd to white

  1. #5e42cd
  2. #7f60d6
  3. #9c7fdf
  4. #b69ee8
  5. #cfbdf0
  6. #e7def8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5e42cd to black

  1. #5e42cd
  2. #5038a8
  3. #422e84
  4. #332462
  5. #251b41
  6. #181123
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Dainty Cornflower P1-B1-3
      #5840c4
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Purple Path P2-A1-3
      #7444d0
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  2. Beckers

    1. Akvamarin 744 / S 4050-R90B
      #594dbf
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. 2262
      #5c50c8
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 60 20 295 / Velvet 105
      #603cb0
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 814 2X
      #703faf
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 2725
      #704fbf
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  5. Crayola

    1. Purple Heart
      #652dc1
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 8.5%

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#5e42cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5e42cd foreground

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

Aristotle
<p style="color: #5e42cd">…</p>

#5e42cd background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #5e42cd">…</p>

#5e42cd shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5e42cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6177485
Binary
01011110, 01000010, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#5e42cd
LRV
≈ 10.7%
Closest short hex
#54c ΔE = 1.236
RGB
rgb(94, 66, 205)
RGBA
rgba(94, 66, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.181, b: 0.562
RYB
red: 36.863%, yellow: 25.882%, blue: 80.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10599731 / 0xff5e42cd
HSL
hsl(252, 58%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 58%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (252.086), saturation: 68% (0.678), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 252.086, saturation: 67.805%, perceived brightness: 39.196%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.159, S: 74.739, L: 39.041
Cubehelix
H: -112.891, S: 1.013, L: 0.352
TSL
T: -3.460, S: 0.228, L: 0.354
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.541), magenta: 68% (0.678), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 63% (0.631), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 17.580, Y: 10.683, Z: 58.881
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.123, Y: 10.683
CIELab
L: 39.041, a: 47.637, b: -68.044
CIELuv
L: 39.041, u: 0.277, v: -100.033
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.041, C: 83.062, H: 304.995
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.041, C: 100.033, H: 270.159
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.685, a: 38.813, b: -83.931
CIECAM02
J: 29.061, C: 66.842, h: 279.077, Q: 106.209, M: 58.452, s: 74.186, H: 321.511
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.667, jaune: -12.556, green: -1.814
LMS
L: 7.910, M: 6.124, S: 58.102
YCbCr
Y: 93.512, Cb: 184.877, Cr: 130.423
YCoCg
Y: 107.750, Cg: -41.750, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 90.218, Db: 172.687, Dr: -7.161
YPbPr
Y: 81.972, Pb: 66.280, Pr: 7.606
xvYCC
Y: 86.399, Cb: 186.222, Cr: 134.681
YIQ
Y: 90.218, I: -27.976, Q: 49.169
YUV
Y: 90.218, U: 56.485, V: 3.319
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 12.483
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 5.417

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