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Chinese purple / #720b98 Hex Color Code

#720b98 Paint ChipThe color chinese purple with hexadecimal color code #720b98 is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #720b98 is comprised of 44.71% red, 4.31% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #720b98 has a hue of 284° (degrees), 87% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.81 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#720b98 linear gradient to complementary #00a300

  1. #720b98
  2. #733886
  3. #705274
  4. #686861
  5. #5b7d4d
  6. #459034
  7. #00a300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #64008a
  2. #68008f
  3. #6d0293
  4. #720b98
  5. #77139d
  6. #7c1aa1
  7. #8020a6

Tones

  1. #720b98
  2. #6e238c
  3. #6a3081
  4. #663b75
  5. #604469
  6. #5a4b5e
  7. #525252

Tints and Shades

#720b98 to white

  1. #720b98
  2. #8c40a9
  3. #a566bb
  4. #bc8ccc
  5. #d3b2dd
  6. #e9d8ee
  7. #ffffff

#720b98 to black

  1. #720b98
  2. #5f117d
  3. #4d1363
  4. #3b134a
  5. #291133
  6. #1a0b1d
  7. #000000

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#720b98 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#720b98 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #720b98">…</p>

#720b98 background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #720b98">…</p>

#720b98 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #720b98">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7474072
Binary
01110010, 00001011, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#720b98
LRV
≈ 6.1%
Closest short hex
#709 ΔE = 0.963
RGB
rgb(114, 11, 152)
RGBA
rgba(114, 11, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.412, g: 0.040, b: 0.549
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.043%, blue: 0.596%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9303144 / 0xff720b98
HSL
hsl(284, 87%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(284, 87%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 284° (283.830), saturation: 93% (0.928), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 283.830, saturation: 92.763%, perceived brightness: 31.836%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 288.825, S: 96.696, L: 29.624
Cubehelix
H: -83.298, S: 1.344, L: 0.225
TSL
T: 5.276, S: 0.408, L: 0.227
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.250), magenta: 93% (0.928), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 96% (0.957), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 12.726, Y: 6.084, Z: 30.204
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.124, Y: 6.084
CIELab
L: 29.624, a: 59.135, b: -51.774
CIELuv
L: 29.624, u: 24.545, v: -71.996
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.624, C: 78.597, H: 318.797
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.624, C: 76.065, H: 288.825
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.666, a: 48.925, b: -55.334
CIECAM02
J: 22.625, C: 63.428, h: 312.217, Q: 93.715, M: 55.466, s: 76.933, H: 342.299
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.654, jaune: -10.142, green: -7.482
LMS
L: 7.034, M: 1.558, S: 29.823
YCbCr
Y: 65.738, Cb: 174.655, Cr: 163.206
YCgCo
Y: 72.000, Cg: -61.000, Co: 19.000
YDbDr
Y: 57.871, Db: 141.603, Dr: -106.702
YPbPr
Y: 43.091, Pb: 58.655, Pr: 45.014
xvYCC
Y: 53.008, Cb: 179.524, Cr: 167.542
YIQ
Y: 57.871, I: 16.061, Q: 65.650
YUV
Y: 57.871, U: 46.322, V: 49.244
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 11.349
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 1.064

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