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#727aaf Hex Color Code

#727aaf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #727aaf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #727aaf is comprised of 44.71% red, 47.84% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #727aaf has a hue of 232° (degrees), 28% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469 nm.

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#727aaf linear gradient to complementary #abae73

  1. #727aaf
  2. #7f82a6
  3. #8a8b9c
  4. #939392
  5. #9c9c88
  6. #a4a57e
  7. #abae73

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a6396
  2. #626b9e
  3. #6a72a7
  4. #727aaf
  5. #7a82b7
  6. #828ac0
  7. #8a92c8

Tones

  1. #727aaf
  2. #787eaa
  3. #7e82a5
  4. #8385a0
  5. #88899b
  6. #8d8d96
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#727aaf to white

  1. #727aaf
  2. #8a8fbc
  3. #a1a4c9
  4. #b8bad7
  5. #d0d1e4
  6. #e7e8f1
  7. #ffffff

#727aaf to black

  1. #727aaf
  2. #5f658f
  3. #4c5071
  4. #3a3d54
  5. #282a39
  6. #18191f
  7. #000000

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  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 0.673 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 0.673 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2117 UP
      #7079ab
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. ★ P 104-13 C
      #6d7daf
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. ★ Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 6 265 / Astra 5
      #787cac
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  15. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  17. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  21. Duron

    1. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  23. Brillux

    1. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  25. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 22.0%

#727aaf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#727aaf foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #727aaf">…</p>

#727aaf background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #727aaf">…</p>

#727aaf 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 #727aaf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7502511
Binary
01110010, 01111010, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#727aaf
LRV
≈ 20.6%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 1.907
RGB
rgb(114, 122, 175)
RGBA
rgba(114, 122, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.297, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9274705 / 0xff727aaf
HSL
hsl(232, 28%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 28%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.131), saturation: 35% (0.349), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 232.131, saturation: 34.857%, perceived brightness: 49.781%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.409, S: 38.196, L: 52.499
Cubehelix
H: -129.749, S: 0.400, L: 0.492
TSL
T: -2.625, S: 0.090, L: 0.493
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 21.635, Y: 20.591, Z: 43.384
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.241, Y: 20.591
CIELab
L: 52.499, a: 10.033, b: -29.068
CIELuv
L: 52.499, u: -6.809, v: -45.070
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.499, C: 30.751, H: 289.042
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.499, C: 45.582, H: 261.409
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.377, a: 5.694, b: -24.921
CIECAM02
J: 41.846, C: 35.152, h: 269.493, Q: 127.449, M: 30.740, s: 49.111, H: 316.148
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -5.144, green: 0.017
LMS
L: 17.654, M: 19.995, S: 43.008
YCbCr
Y: 123.936, Cb: 152.451, Cr: 120.725
YCgCo
Y: 133.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 125.650, Db: 74.249, Dr: 22.165
YPbPr
Y: 124.112, Pb: 27.420, Pr: -6.438
xvYCC
Y: 122.590, Cb: 152.087, Cr: 122.345
YIQ
Y: 125.650, I: -21.793, Q: 14.799
YUV
Y: 125.650, U: 24.286, V: -10.221
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.259
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.251

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