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#7272c0 Hex Color Code

#7272c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7272c0 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7272c0 is comprised of 44.71% red, 44.71% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #7272c0 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 38% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#7272c0 linear gradient to complementary #b2c86a

  1. #7272c0
  2. #8380b3
  3. #908ea6
  4. #9b9c99
  5. #a4ab8a
  6. #acb97b
  7. #b2c86a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a5ca7
  2. #6263b0
  3. #6a6bb8
  4. #7272c0
  5. #7a7ac8
  6. #8281d1
  7. #8a89d9

Tones

  1. #7272c0
  2. #7a78ba
  3. #827fb3
  4. #8885ad
  5. #8e8ca6
  6. #9492a0
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#7272c0 to white

  1. #7272c0
  2. #8b88cb
  3. #a39fd5
  4. #bab6e0
  5. #d1ceea
  6. #e8e6f5
  7. #ffffff

#7272c0 to black

  1. #7272c0
  2. #5f5e9d
  3. #4c4b7c
  4. #3a395c
  5. #29283d
  6. #181822
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 272 XGC
      #7372c1
      ΔE = 0.303 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 0.925 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  6. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

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Trichromacy

#7272c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7272c0 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #7272c0">…</p>

#7272c0 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #7272c0">…</p>

#7272c0 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7272c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7500480
Binary
01110010, 01110010, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#7272c0
LRV
≈ 19.4%
Closest short hex
#77c ΔE = 2.561
RGB
rgb(114, 114, 192)
RGBA
rgba(114, 114, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.271, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.447%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9276736 / 0xff7272c0
HSL
hsl(240, 38%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 38%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 41% (0.406), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 40.625%, perceived brightness: 49.164%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 53.505, L: 51.171
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.554, L: 0.481
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.117, L: 0.482
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.406), magenta: 41% (0.406), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 22.468, Y: 19.417, Z: 52.423
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.206, Y: 19.417
CIELab
L: 51.171, a: 19.627, b: -40.941
CIELuv
L: 51.171, u: -4.671, v: -64.730
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.171, C: 45.402, H: 295.613
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.171, C: 64.899, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.065, a: 13.904, b: -39.691
CIECAM02
J: 40.538, C: 46.035, h: 274.974, Q: 125.441, M: 40.257, s: 56.650, H: 319.183
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.358, jaune: -7.335, green: -0.632
LMS
L: 16.293, M: 17.471, S: 51.884
YCbCr
Y: 121.570, Cb: 162.242, Cr: 122.462
YCgCo
Y: 133.500, Cg: -19.500, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.892, Db: 103.974, Dr: 16.926
YPbPr
Y: 119.616, Pb: 39.000, Pr: -3.588
xvYCC
Y: 118.729, Cb: 162.259, Cr: 124.848
YIQ
Y: 122.892, I: -25.059, Q: 24.269
YUV
Y: 122.892, U: 34.009, V: -7.801
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.569
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.233

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