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#740ed9 Hex Color Code

#740ed9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #740ed9 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #740ed9 is comprised of 45.49% red, 5.49% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #740ed9 has a hue of 270° (degrees), 88% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 427.97 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#740ed9 linear gradient to complementary #00e700

  1. #740ed9
  2. #824ac1
  3. #876ea8
  4. #838e8e
  5. #77ac71
  6. #5dca4e
  7. #00e700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6000c7
  2. #6700cd
  3. #6d00d3
  4. #740ed9
  5. #7a18df
  6. #8121e5
  7. #8728eb

Tones

  1. #740ed9
  2. #792ec8
  3. #7c41b7
  4. #7d50a7
  5. #7c5d96
  6. #796985
  7. #747474

Tints and Shades

#740ed9 to white

  1. #740ed9
  2. #9245e0
  3. #ac6ce8
  4. #c391ee
  5. #d8b5f4
  6. #ecdafa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#740ed9 to black

  1. #740ed9
  2. #6114b1
  3. #4f168b
  4. #3d1567
  5. #2c1345
  6. #1b0e25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crayola

    1. Purple Heart
      #652dc1
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 266
      #7329b0
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  3. Caparol

    1. 44/09
      #5c20c0
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 7.1%

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#740ed9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#740ed9 foreground

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

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #740ed9">…</p>

#740ed9 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #740ed9">…</p>

#740ed9 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #740ed9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7605977
Binary
01110100, 00001110, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#740ed9
LRV
≈ 9.0%
Closest short hex
#70d ΔE = 0.683
RGB
rgb(116, 14, 217)
RGBA
rgba(116, 14, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.334, g: 0.040, b: 0.625
RYB
red: 45.490%, yellow: 5.490%, blue: 85.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9171239 / 0xff740ed9
HSL
hsl(270, 88%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(270, 88%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 270° (270.148), saturation: 94% (0.935), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 270.148, saturation: 93.548%, perceived brightness: 38.236%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.339, S: 97.620, L: 36.054
Cubehelix
H: -96.000, S: 1.687, L: 0.262
TSL
T: 5.680, S: 0.393, L: 0.265
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.465), magenta: 94% (0.935), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 95% (0.945), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 19.881, Y: 9.036, Z: 66.329
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.095, Y: 9.036
CIELab
L: 36.054, a: 72.430, b: -79.794
CIELuv
L: 36.054, u: 12.438, v: -111.958
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.054, C: 107.764, H: 312.231
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.054, C: 112.646, H: 276.339
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.061, a: 65.445, b: -109.782
CIECAM02
J: 27.155, C: 76.345, h: 291.972, Q: 102.669, M: 66.763, s: 80.640, H: 329.161
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.819, jaune: -15.122, green: -5.268
LMS
L: 7.679, M: 1.756, S: 65.410
YCbCr
Y: 74.134, Cb: 202.021, Cr: 158.365
YCoCg
Y: 90.250, Cg: -76.250, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 67.640, Db: 224.699, Dr: -91.915
YPbPr
Y: 50.342, Pb: 89.770, Pr: 41.662
xvYCC
Y: 59.235, Cb: 206.857, Cr: 164.597
YIQ
Y: 67.640, I: -4.453, Q: 84.729
YUV
Y: 67.640, U: 73.501, V: 42.428
Munsell Color System
7.5P 4/12 ΔE = 21.142
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 8.268

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