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#72749c Hex Color Code

#72749c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72749c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #72749c is comprised of 44.71% red, 45.49% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #72749c has a hue of 237° (degrees), 18% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.16 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#72749c linear gradient to complementary #9a9f6f

  1. #72749c
  2. #7a7b95
  3. #82828e
  4. #898986
  5. #8f907f
  6. #959877
  7. #9a9f6f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c5e85
  2. #63668d
  3. #6b6d94
  4. #72749c
  5. #797ba4
  6. #8183ac
  7. #898ab4

Tones

  1. #72749c
  2. #767799
  3. #7a7a95
  4. #7d7d92
  5. #81818e
  6. #84848b
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#72749c to white

  1. #72749c
  2. #898aac
  3. #a0a0bc
  4. #b7b7cd
  5. #cfcedd
  6. #e7e7ee
  7. #ffffff

#72749c to black

  1. #72749c
  2. #5e6080
  3. #4c4d65
  4. #393a4c
  5. #282834
  6. #18181d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 0.396 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-13 U
      #6e759f
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 7669 U
      #7878a2
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 5 280 / Lavendel 5
      #707098
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ 4270 Royal Aberdeen 10RB 21/218
      #757196
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  11. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  13. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Eyes / T58-7
      #707293
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  18. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  20. Resene

    1. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  21. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  22. Glidden

    1. Purple Twilight / 90BB 21/220
      #7b78a3
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 251
      #6a7498
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  25. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  26. Plascon

    1. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  29. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  30. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  32. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

#72749c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72749c foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #72749c">…</p>

#72749c background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #72749c">…</p>

#72749c shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72749c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7500956
Binary
01110010, 01110100, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#72749c
LRV
≈ 18.5%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 2.223
RGB
rgb(114, 116, 156)
RGBA
rgba(114, 116, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.301, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.455%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9276260 / 0xff72749c
HSL
hsl(237, 18%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 18%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.143), saturation: 27% (0.269), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 237.143, saturation: 26.923%, perceived brightness: 47.318%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.243, S: 27.026, L: 50.059
Cubehelix
H: -125.367, S: 0.290, L: 0.470
TSL
T: -2.836, S: 0.067, L: 0.470
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.269), magenta: 26% (0.256), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 19.184, Y: 18.468, Z: 34.000
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.258, Y: 18.468
CIELab
L: 50.059, a: 8.558, b: -21.792
CIELuv
L: 50.059, u: -3.341, v: -33.145
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.059, C: 23.412, H: 291.440
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.059, C: 33.313, H: 264.243
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.974, a: 4.478, b: -16.826
CIECAM02
J: 39.565, C: 27.519, h: 274.072, Q: 123.927, M: 24.065, s: 44.066, H: 318.678
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.227, jaune: -3.872, green: -0.240
LMS
L: 16.470, M: 18.059, S: 33.744
YCbCr
Y: 119.050, Cb: 145.856, Cr: 124.282
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 119.962, Db: 54.220, Dr: 11.346
YPbPr
Y: 118.454, Pb: 20.230, Pr: -2.840
xvYCC
Y: 117.731, Cb: 145.771, Cr: 125.505
YIQ
Y: 119.962, I: -14.042, Q: 12.022
YUV
Y: 119.962, U: 17.735, V: -5.230
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.445
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.611

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