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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crayola

    1. ★ Wild Orchid
      #783195
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 526 XGC
      #74308c
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 526 C
      #702f8a
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 7.3%

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#742b9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#742b9a foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #742b9a">…</p>

#742b9a background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #742b9a">…</p>

#742b9a shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<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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