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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

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#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 / #fff

#72749c to black

  1. #72749c
  2. #5e6080
  3. #4c4d65
  4. #393a4c
  5. #282834
  6. #18181d
  7. #000000 / #000

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. P 102-5 U
      #7572a1
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  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. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 261
      #75739e
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 5183D Ruling Royalty
      #757197
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 5 280 / Lavendel 5
      #707098
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 60 3 300 / Amethyst 15
      #787494
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  9. GM / General Motors

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

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

    1. ★ 4270 Royal Aberdeen 10RB 21/218
      #757196
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 4271 Bloomsberry 10RB 22/242
      #7b749e
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  14. Sto

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

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  16. 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%
  17. Valspar Paint

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

    1. ★ Lavender Eyes / T58-7
      #707293
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  19. Diamond Vogel

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

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Resene

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

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

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

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

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

#72749c background

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

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #72749c">…</p>

#72749c shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<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: 44.706%, yellow: 45.455%, blue: 61.176%
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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