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#737b9d Hex Color Code

#737b9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #737b9d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #737b9d is comprised of 45.1% red, 48.24% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #737b9d has a hue of 229° (degrees), 18% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.29 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#737b9d linear gradient to complementary #9c9a74

  1. #737b9d
  2. #7b8096
  3. #838590
  4. #8a8a89
  5. #908f82
  6. #96957b
  7. #9c9a74

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c6485
  2. #646c8d
  3. #6b7395
  4. #737b9d
  5. #7b83a5
  6. #838bad
  7. #8b92b6

Tones

  1. #737b9d
  2. #777d9a
  3. #7b7f96
  4. #7e8193
  5. #82848f
  6. #85868c
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#737b9d to white

  1. #737b9d
  2. #8a90ad
  3. #a0a5bd
  4. #b8bbcd
  5. #cfd1de
  6. #e7e8ee
  7. #ffffff

#737b9d to black

  1. #737b9d
  2. #5f6681
  3. #4c5166
  4. #3a3d4c
  5. #282a34
  6. #18191d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 0.523 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 0.523 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 0.523 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 U
      #767c9d
      ΔE = 0.760 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. P 108-4 U
      #717d99
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. ★ Marble Swirl 2
      #71779e
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wish / 90BB 21/220
      #797a9b
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. New Heidt / 90BB 22/247
      #7d7ea3
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  15. KILZ

    1. ★ Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  17. Caparol

    1. H 514 / Alemannischgrau
      #707c98
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  19. Glidden

    1. Deep Empire Blue / 50BB 22/143
      #767e99
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  21. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 6167
      #6c7c99
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  26. Brillux

    1. 51.09.21
      #7a7b96
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  28. CIL

    1. Starry Sky
      #757c95
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  29. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  31. Taubmans

    1. Woodwitch / T59-7
      #7b7d97
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. DD422-4
      #7d819f
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 251
      #6a7498
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  34. Resene

    1. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 19.2%

#737b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#737b9d foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #737b9d">…</p>

#737b9d background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #737b9d">…</p>

#737b9d shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #737b9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7568285
Binary
01110011, 01111011, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#737b9d
LRV
≈ 20.2%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 2.366
RGB
rgb(115, 123, 157)
RGBA
rgba(115, 123, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.311, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 0.451%, yellow: 0.477%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9208931 / 0xff737b9d
HSL
hsl(229, 18%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 18%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.571), saturation: 27% (0.268), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 228.571, saturation: 26.752%, perceived brightness: 49.051%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.427, S: 24.473, L: 52.113
Cubehelix
H: -133.123, S: 0.267, L: 0.488
TSL
T: -2.471, S: 0.064, L: 0.488
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 22% (0.217), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.549), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 20.237, Y: 20.245, Z: 34.733
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.269, Y: 20.245
CIELab
L: 52.113, a: 4.978, b: -19.219
CIELuv
L: 52.113, u: -5.929, v: -28.953
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.113, C: 19.854, H: 284.522
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.113, C: 29.554, H: 258.427
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.994, a: 1.546, b: -14.273
CIECAM02
J: 41.525, C: 25.125, h: 266.325, Q: 126.959, M: 21.972, s: 41.601, H: 314.432
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.201, jaune: -3.391, green: 0.212
LMS
L: 17.886, M: 20.338, S: 34.493
YCbCr
Y: 122.933, Cb: 144.110, Cr: 122.074
YCgCo
Y: 129.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 124.484, Db: 48.922, Dr: 18.042
YPbPr
Y: 123.744, Pb: 17.920, Pr: -5.564
xvYCC
Y: 122.274, Cb: 143.741, Cr: 123.112
YIQ
Y: 124.484, I: -15.689, Q: 8.887
YUV
Y: 124.484, U: 16.002, V: -8.320
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.687
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 8.568

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