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#742b9a Hex Color Code

#742b9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #742b9a is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #742b9a is comprised of 45.49% red, 16.86% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #742b9a has a hue of 279° (degrees), 56% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.37 nm.

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#742b9a linear gradient to complementary #00c500

  1. #742b9a
  2. #774c8a
  3. #76677a
  4. #707f68
  5. #639753
  6. #4cae3a
  7. #00c500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #641b8a
  2. #692090
  3. #6f2695
  4. #742b9a
  5. #79309f
  6. #7f35a5
  7. #843aaa

Tones

  1. #742b9a
  2. #733791
  3. #714288
  4. #6e4b7e
  5. #6b5375
  6. #675b6c
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#742b9a to white

  1. #742b9a
  2. #8d50ab
  3. #a572bc
  4. #bc94cd
  5. #d3b7dd
  6. #e9dbee
  7. #ffffff

#742b9a to black

  1. #742b9a
  2. #60267f
  3. #4d2164
  4. #3b1c4b
  5. #2a1633
  6. #190e1d
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 7.3%

#742b9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#742b9a foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #742b9a">…</p>

#742b9a background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #742b9a">…</p>

#742b9a shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #742b9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7613338
Binary
01110100, 00101011, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#742b9a
LRV
≈ 7.8%
Closest short hex
#729 ΔE = 1.571
RGB
rgb(116, 43, 154)
RGBA
rgba(116, 43, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.371, g: 0.137, b: 0.492
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.169%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9163878 / 0xff742b9a
HSL
hsl(279, 56%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(279, 56%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 279° (279.459), saturation: 72% (0.721), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 279.459, saturation: 72.078%, perceived brightness: 34.662%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 287.622, S: 79.323, L: 33.508
Cubehelix
H: -87.255, S: 0.861, L: 0.302
TSL
T: 5.390, S: 0.268, L: 0.304
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.247), magenta: 72% (0.721), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 13.898, Y: 7.774, Z: 31.334
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.147, Y: 7.774
CIELab
L: 33.508, a: 50.018, b: -46.684
CIELuv
L: 33.508, u: 21.681, v: -68.257
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.508, C: 68.420, H: 316.975
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.508, C: 71.617, H: 287.622
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.882, a: 40.180, b: -47.112
CIECAM02
J: 25.564, C: 57.262, h: 309.267, Q: 99.616, M: 50.075, s: 70.900, H: 340.291
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.555, jaune: -8.978, green: -6.060
LMS
L: 8.436, M: 3.609, S: 30.961
YCbCr
Y: 82.576, Cb: 165.925, Cr: 152.166
YCgCo
Y: 89.000, Cg: -46.000, Co: 19.500
YDbDr
Y: 77.481, Db: 115.113, Dr: -73.222
YPbPr
Y: 66.541, Pb: 47.105, Pr: 31.394
xvYCC
Y: 73.147, Cb: 169.379, Cr: 155.577
YIQ
Y: 77.481, I: 7.827, Q: 49.972
YUV
Y: 77.481, U: 37.656, V: 33.794
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 8.236
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 4.192

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