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#726a79 Hex Color Code

#726a79 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #726a79 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #726a79 is comprised of 44.71% red, 41.57% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #726a79 has a hue of 272° (degrees), 7% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.18 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#726a79 linear gradient to complementary #707a69

  1. #726a79
  2. #726d76
  3. #726f74
  4. #717271
  5. #71756e
  6. #71776c
  7. #707a69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5e5665
  2. #655d6c
  3. #6b6372
  4. #726a79
  5. #797180
  6. #807787
  7. #867e8e

Tints and Shades

#726a79 to white

  1. #726a79
  2. #88818e
  3. #9f99a4
  4. #b6b2ba
  5. #cecbd0
  6. #e6e5e7
  7. #ffffff

#726a79 to black

  1. #726a79
  2. #5e5864
  3. #4b4650
  4. #39363c
  5. #28262a
  6. #181618
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sico

    1. ★ 6174-63 Soft Nostalgia
      #716a78
      ΔE = 0.525 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Bouquet PIC-36
      #706877
      ΔE = 0.808 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Flower Petals EIC-36
      #756e7c
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7666 U
      #706a77
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ 5265 UP
      #6f6b7b
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #726a76
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Mamba V57-016-295
      #766d7c
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Dolphin V53-012-291
      #6a6873
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Lola Plum
      #706975
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Pansies / KM3047-3
      #716c7d
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-43-5 Scotch Thistle
      #776b7a
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ 5-41-5 Sedona Shadow
      #6c687a
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Teide Violet
      #6e6874
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6441
      #736874
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 6448
      #6d6473
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ultra Calm R13E
      #766f7d
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Lush Vale X3R14E
      #766f79
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 643
      #706575
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 653
      #6b6779
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Pinot Noir / 10RB 17/122
      #756f7f
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ Purple Sage / 30RB 16/144
      #776b7e
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Guided Hike / 41A-4
      #716c7f
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 4012 / Pearl black berry
      #6c6874
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nightfall Sky / CC-38
      #706679
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Pansies
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  20. Berger

    1. Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. Duron

    1. Midnight
      #6e6578
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7142 - Jubilation
      #6f667a
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Slight Nudge / NP N 1947 D
      #75687c
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Crowded House / NP N 1940 D
      #7c6e7d
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  24. Glidden

    1. Stormy Night
      #6a6875
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Silverado / PPG1172-6
      #6a6472
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Purple Orient / T08 97-4
      #6f6b7f
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Old Mill Blue / T12 39.G11
      #727081
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Silverado / 542-6
      #6b6472
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. 4318 Purple Moss 50RB 20/091
      #79707d
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 4268 Pinot Noir 10RB 17/122
      #6b687b
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 5-45-5 Dark Taupe
      #776a75
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silverado / PPG1172-6
      #6a6472
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  30. Sto

    1. 34240
      #746e82
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 34210
      #6d6579
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray
      #6b6a7c
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  32. Sikkens

    1. W0.10.40
      #706b80
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  33. Olympic

    1. Silverado D42-5
      #696572
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  35. Peintures MF

    1. AD114-5
      #746a80
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

#726a79 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#726a79 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #726a79">…</p>

#726a79 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #726a79">…</p>

#726a79 shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #726a79">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7498361
Binary
01110010, 01101010, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#726a79
LRV
≈ 15.3%
Closest short hex
#767 ΔE = 2.976
RGB
rgb(114, 106, 121)
RGBA
rgba(114, 106, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.334, g: 0.311, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9278855 / 0xff726a79
HSL
hsl(272, 7%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(272, 7%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 272° (272.000), saturation: 12% (0.124), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 272.000, saturation: 12.397%, perceived brightness: 43.227%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 288.037, S: 9.242, L: 45.996
Cubehelix
H: -94.239, S: 0.099, L: 0.432
TSL
T: 5.617, S: 0.030, L: 0.432
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.058), magenta: 12% (0.124), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 15.544, Y: 15.266, Z: 20.213
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.299, Y: 15.266
CIELab
L: 45.996, a: 6.204, b: -7.202
CIELuv
L: 45.996, u: 3.528, v: -10.835
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.996, C: 9.505, H: 310.742
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.996, C: 11.395, H: 288.037
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.072, a: 2.638, b: -3.323
CIECAM02
J: 35.878, C: 11.473, h: 300.604, Q: 118.012, M: 10.033, s: 29.157, H: 334.584
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -1.368, green: -0.596
LMS
L: 14.666, M: 15.101, S: 20.132
YCbCr
Y: 110.580, Cb: 133.401, Cr: 130.447
YCgCo
Y: 111.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 110.102, Db: 16.395, Dr: -7.409
YPbPr
Y: 108.784, Pb: 6.580, Pr: 3.310
xvYCC
Y: 109.426, Cb: 133.780, Cr: 130.908
YIQ
Y: 110.102, I: -0.053, Q: 6.359
YUV
Y: 110.102, U: 5.364, V: 3.420
Munsell Color System
7.5P 4/2 ΔE = 3.913
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 10.866

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