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#742d8a Hex Color Code

#742d8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #742d8a is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #742d8a is comprised of 45.49% red, 17.65% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #742d8a has a hue of 286° (degrees), 51% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 559.17 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#742d8a linear gradient to complementary #00b704

  1. #742d8a
  2. #744a7c
  3. #71626d
  4. #6a795d
  5. #5d8e4b
  6. #46a234
  7. #00b704

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #651e7b
  2. #6a2380
  3. #6f2885
  4. #742d8a
  5. #79328f
  6. #7e3794
  7. #833c99

Tones

  1. #742d8a
  2. #713782
  3. #6e407b
  4. #6a4873
  5. #664f6c
  6. #615664
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#742d8a to white

  1. #742d8a
  2. #8c509d
  3. #a472b0
  4. #bb94c4
  5. #d2b7d7
  6. #e8dbeb
  7. #ffffff

#742d8a to black

  1. #742d8a
  2. #602872
  3. #4d225a
  4. #3b1c44
  5. #29162f
  6. #190e1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 526 C
      #702f8a
      ΔE = 0.931 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 2612 C
      #772583
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Cape Grape P5-C1-3
      #6c3484
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  3. Crayola

    1. Wild Orchid
      #783195
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. 39-b3
      #693281
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 39-b1
      #74388d
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 8.5%

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#742d8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#742d8a foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #742d8a">…</p>

#742d8a background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #742d8a">…</p>

#742d8a shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #742d8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7613834
Binary
01110100, 00101101, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#742d8a
LRV
≈ 7.4%
Closest short hex
#738 ΔE = 1.901
RGB
rgb(116, 45, 138)
RGBA
rgba(116, 45, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.388, g: 0.151, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.176%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9163382 / 0xff742d8a
HSL
hsl(286, 51%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(286, 51%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 286° (285.806), saturation: 67% (0.674), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 285.806, saturation: 67.391%, perceived brightness: 33.696%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 293.993, S: 74.598, L: 32.756
Cubehelix
H: -81.552, S: 0.743, L: 0.300
TSL
T: 5.229, S: 0.256, L: 0.301
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.159), magenta: 67% (0.674), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 12.728, Y: 7.425, Z: 24.803
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.165, Y: 7.425
CIELab
L: 32.756, a: 45.648, b: -38.083
CIELuv
L: 32.756, u: 24.961, v: -56.081
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.756, C: 59.448, H: 320.163
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.756, C: 61.385, H: 293.993
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.249, a: 35.687, b: -34.892
CIECAM02
J: 25.049, C: 52.480, h: 316.079, Q: 98.606, M: 45.893, s: 68.222, H: 344.978
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.481, jaune: -7.406, green: -6.165
LMS
L: 8.489, M: 3.801, S: 24.530
YCbCr
Y: 82.016, Cb: 158.319, Cr: 152.566
YCgCo
Y: 86.000, Cg: -41.000, Co: 23.500
YDbDr
Y: 76.831, Db: 92.019, Dr: -74.462
YPbPr
Y: 66.819, Pb: 38.335, Pr: 31.222
xvYCC
Y: 73.386, Cb: 161.675, Cr: 155.426
YIQ
Y: 76.831, I: 12.418, Q: 43.949
YUV
Y: 76.831, U: 30.102, V: 34.364
Munsell Color System
7.5P 3/10 ΔE = 5.380
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 5.381

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