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#7272ba Hex Color Code

#7272ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7272ba is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7272ba is comprised of 44.71% red, 44.71% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #7272ba has a hue of 240° (degrees), 34% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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

#7272ba linear gradient to complementary #afc26a

  1. #7272ba
  2. #817fae
  3. #8e8ca2
  4. #989995
  5. #a1a788
  6. #a9b47a
  7. #afc26a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a5ca2
  2. #6263aa
  3. #6a6bb2
  4. #7272ba
  5. #7a79c2
  6. #8281ca
  7. #8a89d3

Tones

  1. #7272ba
  2. #7a78b4
  3. #807eae
  4. #8784a8
  5. #8c8aa2
  6. #91909c
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#7272ba to white

  1. #7272ba
  2. #8a88c6
  3. #a29fd1
  4. #b9b6dd
  5. #d1cee8
  6. #e8e6f4
  7. #ffffff

#7272ba to black

  1. #7272ba
  2. #5f5e98
  3. #4c4b78
  4. #3a3959
  5. #29283c
  6. #181821
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 XGC
      #7472be
      ΔE = 0.985 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  10. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  12. Plascon

    1. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  13. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  14. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

#7272ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7272ba foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #7272ba">…</p>

#7272ba background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #7272ba">…</p>

#7272ba shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7272ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7500474
Binary
01110010, 01110010, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#7272ba
LRV
≈ 19.2%
Closest short hex
#77b ΔE = 1.991
RGB
rgb(114, 114, 186)
RGBA
rgba(114, 114, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.275, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.447%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9276742 / 0xff7272ba
HSL
hsl(240, 34%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 34%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 39% (0.387), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 38.710%, perceived brightness: 48.758%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 49.185, L: 50.870
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.511, L: 0.478
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.110, L: 0.479
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.387), magenta: 39% (0.387), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 21.817, Y: 19.156, Z: 48.993
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.213, Y: 19.156
CIELab
L: 50.870, a: 17.911, b: -37.965
CIELuv
L: 50.870, u: -4.312, v: -59.760
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.870, C: 41.978, H: 295.257
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.870, C: 59.916, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.768, a: 12.383, b: -35.730
CIECAM02
J: 40.269, C: 43.328, h: 275.244, Q: 125.025, M: 37.890, s: 55.051, H: 319.335
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.338, jaune: -6.792, green: -0.610
LMS
L: 16.261, M: 17.466, S: 48.506
YCbCr
Y: 120.982, Cb: 159.608, Cr: 122.888
YCgCo
Y: 132.000, Cg: -18.000, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 122.208, Db: 95.976, Dr: 15.624
YPbPr
Y: 119.184, Pb: 36.000, Pr: -3.312
xvYCC
Y: 118.358, Cb: 159.624, Cr: 125.091
YIQ
Y: 122.208, I: -23.131, Q: 22.402
YUV
Y: 122.208, U: 31.393, V: -7.201
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.039
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.374

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