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#727dbd Hex Color Code

#727dbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #727dbd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #727dbd is comprised of 44.71% red, 49.02% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #727dbd has a hue of 231° (degrees), 36% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.33 nm.

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

#727dbd linear gradient to complementary #b4ba75

  1. #727dbd
  2. #8187b2
  3. #8e91a7
  4. #9a9b9b
  5. #a3a58f
  6. #acaf82
  7. #b4ba75

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5966a3
  2. #616dac
  3. #6a75b4
  4. #727dbd
  5. #7a85c6
  6. #838dce
  7. #8b95d7

Tones

  1. #727dbd
  2. #7a81b7
  3. #8186b1
  4. #878aab
  5. #8d8fa5
  6. #93939e
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#727dbd to white

  1. #727dbd
  2. #8a91c8
  3. #a2a6d3
  4. #b9bcde
  5. #d0d2e9
  6. #e8e8f4
  7. #ffffff

#727dbd to black

  1. #727dbd
  2. #5f679b
  3. #4c527a
  4. #3a3e5a
  5. #292b3d
  6. #181921
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2130 XGC
      #6980c5
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 18-3935 TPG
      #697cb5
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  14. Caparol

    1. 70 14 260 / Lazur 150
      #647cc4
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  15. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

#727dbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#727dbd foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #727dbd">…</p>

#727dbd background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #727dbd">…</p>

#727dbd shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #727dbd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7503293
Binary
01110010, 01111101, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#727dbd
LRV
≈ 21.9%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.812
RGB
rgb(114, 125, 189)
RGBA
rgba(114, 125, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.292, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.485%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9273923 / 0xff727dbd
HSL
hsl(231, 36%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 36%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.200), saturation: 40% (0.397), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 231.200, saturation: 39.683%, perceived brightness: 51.326%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.077, S: 47.599, L: 53.940
Cubehelix
H: -130.611, S: 0.487, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -2.585, S: 0.106, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.397), magenta: 34% (0.339), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 51% (0.510), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 23.456, Y: 21.918, Z: 51.129
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.227, Y: 21.918
CIELab
L: 53.940, a: 12.158, b: -34.867
CIELuv
L: 53.940, u: -8.608, v: -54.830
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.940, C: 36.926, H: 289.223
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.940, C: 55.502, H: 261.077
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.816, a: 7.502, b: -31.980
CIECAM02
J: 43.210, C: 40.873, h: 268.351, Q: 129.509, M: 35.743, s: 52.534, H: 315.527
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.300, jaune: -6.176, green: 0.117
LMS
L: 18.301, M: 21.014, S: 50.649
YCbCr
Y: 126.820, Cb: 157.724, Cr: 118.627
YCgCo
Y: 138.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 129.007, Db: 90.262, Dr: 28.551
YPbPr
Y: 127.265, Pb: 33.265, Pr: -8.444
xvYCC
Y: 125.298, Cb: 157.221, Cr: 120.583
YIQ
Y: 129.007, I: -27.114, Q: 17.587
YUV
Y: 129.007, U: 29.524, V: -13.166
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.438
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.920

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