Encycolorpedia

#7272ca Hex Color Code

#7272ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7272ca is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7272ca is comprised of 44.71% red, 44.71% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #7272ca has a hue of 240° (degrees), 45% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#7272ca linear gradient to complementary #b8d468

  1. #7272ca
  2. #8582bc
  3. #9492ad
  4. #a0a29e
  5. #aab28d
  6. #b2c37c
  7. #b8d468

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #595cb1
  2. #6163b9
  3. #6a6bc2
  4. #7272ca
  5. #7a7ad2
  6. #8381db
  7. #8b89e4

Tones

  1. #7272ca
  2. #7c79c3
  3. #8480bc
  4. #8c88b4
  5. #928fad
  6. #9997a6
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#7272ca to white

  1. #7272ca
  2. #8b88d3
  3. #a39fdc
  4. #bbb6e5
  5. #d2ceee
  6. #e8e6f6
  7. #ffffff

#7272ca to black

  1. #7272ca
  2. #5f5ea5
  3. #4c4b82
  4. #3a3960
  5. #292840
  6. #191823
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 U
      #7271c8
      ΔE = 0.422 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 0.816 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#7272ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7272ca foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #7272ca">…</p>

#7272ca background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #7272ca">…</p>

#7272ca shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7272ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7500490
Binary
01110010, 01110010, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#7272ca
LRV
≈ 19.9%
Closest short hex
#77c ΔE = 1.887
RGB
rgb(114, 114, 202)
RGBA
rgba(114, 114, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.265, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.447%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9276726 / 0xff7272ca
HSL
hsl(240, 45%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 45%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 44% (0.436), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 43.564%, perceived brightness: 49.861%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 60.739, L: 51.696
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.624, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.129, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.436), magenta: 44% (0.436), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 23.614, Y: 19.875, Z: 58.458
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.195, Y: 19.875
CIELab
L: 51.696, a: 22.535, b: -45.834
CIELuv
L: 51.696, u: -5.262, v: -72.921
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.696, C: 51.074, H: 296.181
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.696, C: 73.111, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.582, a: 16.531, b: -46.537
CIECAM02
J: 41.004, C: 50.368, h: 274.507, Q: 126.161, M: 44.046, s: 59.087, H: 318.921
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.390, jaune: -8.231, green: -0.653
LMS
L: 16.349, M: 17.480, S: 57.828
YCbCr
Y: 122.550, Cb: 166.632, Cr: 121.752
YCgCo
Y: 136.000, Cg: -22.000, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 124.032, Db: 117.304, Dr: 19.096
YPbPr
Y: 120.336, Pb: 44.000, Pr: -4.048
xvYCC
Y: 119.347, Cb: 166.651, Cr: 124.444
YIQ
Y: 124.032, I: -28.271, Q: 27.380
YUV
Y: 124.032, U: 38.369, V: -8.801
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.093
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.916

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue