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#72748c Hex Color Code

#72748c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72748c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #72748c is comprised of 44.71% red, 45.49% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #72748c has a hue of 235° (degrees), 10% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.46 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#72748c linear gradient to complementary #8d8d71

  1. #72748c
  2. #777888
  3. #7c7c83
  4. #81807f
  5. #85857a
  6. #898976
  7. #8d8d71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5d5f76
  2. #64667d
  3. #6b6d85
  4. #72748c
  5. #797b94
  6. #81839b
  7. #888aa3

Tints and Shades

#72748c to white

  1. #72748c
  2. #888a9e
  3. #9fa0b1
  4. #b6b7c4
  5. #ceced7
  6. #e6e7eb
  7. #ffffff

#72748c to black

  1. #72748c
  2. #5e6073
  3. #4b4d5b
  4. #393a45
  5. #28282f
  6. #18181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Stone / 90BB 19/165
      #75748c
      ΔE = 0.947 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7191 - Suzette
      #76768c
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Plum Shade C44-5
      #75758a
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #76778e
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Creamy Blueberry
      #6e718f
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Cosmic Quartz
      #76798c
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Pinot Noir
      #736f84
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  9. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-3 Deep Lavender
      #77738a
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 2-8 Dusty Lilac 3
      #7b768d
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Spell Bound / CL 2405D
      #787891
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Velveteen PIC-16
      #6f778f
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. 620F-5 Majestic Mount
      #74788b
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dark Domina / T59-8
      #737088
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Great Grape / T12 39.G10
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gala Glitter / NP PB 1462 D
      #79778f
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  17. Crayola

    1. ★ Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 10RB 17/122
      #737083
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. King's Robe 10RB 21/112
      #767385
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Siberian Iris 30-22
      #7a778b
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  22. Caparol

    1. 60 2 246 / Venato 30
      #6c7488
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 60 0 0 / Grau 10
      #747484
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Amethyst Shadow / 1441
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Old Mill Blue / 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Old Mill Blue 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Great Grape 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  27. Bristol

    1. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Suzette
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  30. Berger

    1. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 16.2%

#72748c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72748c foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #72748c">…</p>

#72748c background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #72748c">…</p>

#72748c shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72748c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7500940
Binary
01110010, 01110100, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#72748c
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#778 ΔE = 3.110
RGB
rgb(114, 116, 140)
RGBA
rgba(114, 116, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.314, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.454%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9276276 / 0xff72748c
HSL
hsl(235, 10%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 10%%, 50%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.385), saturation: 19% (0.186), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 235.385, saturation: 18.571%, perceived brightness: 46.432%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.958, S: 15.955, L: 49.449
Cubehelix
H: -126.856, S: 0.177, L: 0.463
TSL
T: -2.764, S: 0.043, L: 0.463
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.186), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 17.917, Y: 17.961, Z: 27.329
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.284, Y: 17.961
CIELab
L: 49.449, a: 4.583, b: -13.315
CIELuv
L: 49.449, u: -2.433, v: -19.696
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.449, C: 14.082, H: 288.993
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.449, C: 19.845, H: 262.958
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.381, a: 1.298, b: -8.566
CIECAM02
J: 39.010, C: 18.240, h: 272.373, Q: 123.054, M: 15.951, s: 36.003, H: 317.733
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.170, jaune: -2.381, green: -0.045
LMS
L: 16.408, M: 18.050, S: 27.173
YCbCr
Y: 117.482, Cb: 138.832, Cr: 125.418
YCgCo
Y: 121.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 22.000
YDbDr
Y: 118.138, Db: 32.892, Dr: 7.874
YPbPr
Y: 117.302, Pb: 12.230, Pr: -2.104
xvYCC
Y: 116.742, Cb: 138.743, Cr: 126.152
YIQ
Y: 118.138, I: -8.902, Q: 7.044
YUV
Y: 118.138, U: 10.759, V: -3.630
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 3.075
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 9.366

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