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#728bc9 Hex Color Code

#728bc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #728bc9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #728bc9 is comprised of 44.71% red, 54.51% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #728bc9 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 45% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.23 nm.

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#728bc9 linear gradient to complementary #bcb77f

  1. #728bc9
  2. #8392bd
  3. #9299b1
  4. #9ea0a5
  5. #a9a899
  6. #b3af8c
  7. #bcb77f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5671ad
  2. #607ab6
  3. #6982c0
  4. #728bc9
  5. #7b94d3
  6. #859ddc
  7. #8ea6e6

Tones

  1. #728bc9
  2. #7b8ec2
  3. #8491bb
  4. #8b94b4
  5. #9297ac
  6. #989ba5
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#728bc9 to White

  1. #728bc9
  2. #8b9dd2
  3. #a3b0db
  4. #bac3e4
  5. #d1d7ed
  6. #e8ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#728bc9 to Black

  1. #728bc9
  2. #5f72a4
  3. #4c5b81
  4. #3a4460
  5. #292f40
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000

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    1. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
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    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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    1. T2007-1
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      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
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    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
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    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 23.3%

#728bc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#728bc9 foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #728bc9">…</p>

#728bc9 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #728bc9">…</p>

#728bc9 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #728bc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7506889
Binary
01110010, 10001011, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#728bc9
LRV
≈ 26.3%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.079
RGB
rgb(114, 139, 201)
RGBA
rgba(114, 139, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.306, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.523%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9270327 / 0xff728bc9
HSL
hsl(223, 45%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 45%%, 62%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.759), saturation: 43% (0.433), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 222.759, saturation: 43.284%, perceived brightness: 55.227%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.379, S: 52.346, L: 58.281
Cubehelix
H: -139.087, S: 0.531, L: 0.542
TSL
T: -2.219, S: 0.116, L: 0.544
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.433), magenta: 31% (0.308), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 26.711, Y: 26.258, Z: 58.908
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.235, Y: 26.258
CIELab
L: 58.281, a: 7.330, b: -34.896
CIELuv
L: 58.281, u: -14.366, v: -55.073
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.281, C: 35.658, H: 281.863
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.281, C: 56.916, H: 255.379
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.243, a: 3.372, b: -32.289
CIECAM02
J: 47.502, C: 41.972, h: 260.125, Q: 135.790, M: 36.704, s: 51.991, H: 311.151
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.280, jaune: -6.124, green: 0.935
LMS
L: 21.288, M: 26.139, S: 58.367
YCbCr
Y: 135.052, Cb: 158.918, Cr: 112.623
YCgCo
Y: 148.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 138.593, Db: 93.896, Dr: 46.779
YPbPr
Y: 138.139, Pb: 33.875, Pr: -15.352
xvYCC
Y: 134.637, Cb: 157.757, Cr: 114.514
YIQ
Y: 138.593, I: -34.811, Q: 14.004
YUV
Y: 138.593, U: 30.712, V: -21.576
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.146
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 7.589

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