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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

Paints

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%

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#727dbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#727dbd foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #727dbd">…</p>

#727dbd background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #727dbd">…</p>

#727dbd shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<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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