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#742dc9 Hex Color Code

#742dc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #742dc9 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #742dc9 is comprised of 45.49% red, 17.65% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #742dc9 has a hue of 267° (degrees), 63% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 408.03 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#742dc9 linear gradient to complementary #00f600

  1. #742dc9
  2. #8058b4
  3. #857a9f
  4. #829a88
  5. #76b96e
  6. #5dd74d
  7. #00f600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6119b7
  2. #6720bd
  3. #6e27c3
  4. #742dc9
  5. #7a33cf
  6. #8139d5
  7. #873fdc

Tones

  1. #742dc9
  2. #793ebc
  3. #7c4caf
  4. #7e59a2
  5. #7e6595
  6. #7d7088
  7. #7b7b7b

Tints and Shades

#742dc9 to white

  1. #742dc9
  2. #9053d3
  3. #a975dc
  4. #c097e6
  5. #d6b9ee
  6. #ebdcf7
  7. #ffffff

#742dc9 to black

  1. #742dc9
  2. #6128a4
  3. #4e2381
  4. #3c1d60
  5. #2b1740
  6. #1a0f23
  7. #000000

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  1. Crayola

    1. Purple Heart
      #652dc1
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 266 C
      #753bbd
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 10.6%

#742dc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#742dc9 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #742dc9">…</p>

#742dc9 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #742dc9">…</p>

#742dc9 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #742dc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7613897
Binary
01110100, 00101101, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#742dc9
LRV
≈ 9.8%
Closest short hex
#72c ΔE = 1.459
RGB
rgb(116, 45, 201)
RGBA
rgba(116, 45, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.124, b: 0.555
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.176%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9163319 / 0xff742dc9
HSL
hsl(267, 63%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(267, 63%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 267° (267.308), saturation: 78% (0.776), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 267.308, saturation: 77.612%, perceived brightness: 38.857%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.175, S: 84.914, L: 37.493
Cubehelix
H: -98.708, S: 1.139, L: 0.327
TSL
T: -4.088, S: 0.281, L: 0.329
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.423), magenta: 78% (0.776), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 18.681, Y: 9.807, Z: 56.156
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.116, Y: 9.807
CIELab
L: 37.493, a: 60.134, b: -68.160
CIELuv
L: 37.493, u: 12.535, v: -99.569
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.493, C: 90.895, H: 311.420
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.493, C: 100.355, H: 277.175
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.315, a: 51.680, b: -84.400
CIECAM02
J: 28.453, C: 68.977, h: 293.533, Q: 105.093, M: 60.319, s: 75.760, H: 330.123
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.700, jaune: -12.847, green: -4.863
LMS
L: 8.782, M: 3.845, S: 55.413
YCbCr
Y: 88.190, Cb: 185.976, Cr: 148.093
YCgCo
Y: 101.750, Cg: -56.750, Co: 7.750
YDbDr
Y: 84.013, Db: 175.998, Dr: -60.791
YPbPr
Y: 71.355, Pb: 69.835, Pr: 28.324
xvYCC
Y: 77.281, Cb: 189.345, Cr: 152.881
YIQ
Y: 84.013, I: -7.821, Q: 63.550
YUV
Y: 84.013, U: 57.570, V: 28.063
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/12 ΔE = 15.772
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 7.624

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