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#727bc9 Hex Color Code

#727bc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #727bc9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #727bc9 is comprised of 44.71% red, 48.24% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #727bc9 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 45% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.64 nm.

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#727bc9 linear gradient to complementary #bbc873

  1. #727bc9
  2. #8487bc
  3. #9394af
  4. #9fa0a1
  5. #aaad93
  6. #b3bb83
  7. #bbc873

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5864af
  2. #616bb7
  3. #6973c0
  4. #727bc9
  5. #7b83d2
  6. #838bdb
  7. #8c93e4

Tones

  1. #727bc9
  2. #7c81c2
  3. #8486bb
  4. #8b8cb4
  5. #9292ad
  6. #9898a5
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#727bc9 to white

  1. #727bc9
  2. #8b90d2
  3. #a3a5db
  4. #babbe4
  5. #d1d1ed
  6. #e8e8f6
  7. #ffffff

#727bc9 to black

  1. #727bc9
  2. #5f66a4
  3. #4c5181
  4. #3a3d60
  5. #292a40
  6. #181923
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 20.7%

#727bc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#727bc9 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #727bc9">…</p>

#727bc9 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #727bc9">…</p>

#727bc9 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #727bc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7502793
Binary
01110010, 01111011, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#727bc9
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#77c ΔE = 2.282
RGB
rgb(114, 123, 201)
RGBA
rgba(114, 123, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.281, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.479%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9274423 / 0xff727bc9
HSL
hsl(234, 45%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 45%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.793), saturation: 43% (0.433), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 233.793, saturation: 43.284%, perceived brightness: 51.688%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.786, S: 57.442, L: 53.984
Cubehelix
H: -128.249, S: 0.579, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -2.696, S: 0.121, L: 0.507
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.433), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 24.562, Y: 21.959, Z: 58.191
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.210, Y: 21.959
CIELab
L: 53.984, a: 16.823, b: -41.643
CIELuv
L: 53.984, u: -8.386, v: -66.251
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.984, C: 44.912, H: 291.998
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.984, C: 66.779, H: 262.786
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.861, a: 11.554, b: -40.824
CIECAM02
J: 43.220, C: 46.981, h: 270.121, Q: 129.524, M: 41.085, s: 56.320, H: 316.492
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.347, jaune: -7.417, green: -0.077
LMS
L: 17.982, M: 20.349, S: 57.598
YCbCr
Y: 126.988, Cb: 163.574, Cr: 118.511
YCgCo
Y: 140.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 129.201, Db: 108.024, Dr: 28.923
YPbPr
Y: 126.699, Pb: 40.035, Pr: -8.088
xvYCC
Y: 124.812, Cb: 163.168, Cr: 120.895
YIQ
Y: 129.201, I: -30.420, Q: 22.365
YUV
Y: 129.201, U: 35.333, V: -13.336
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.141
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 7.420

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