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#746a9d Hex Color Code

#746a9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #746a9d is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #746a9d is comprised of 45.49% red, 41.57% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #746a9d has a hue of 252° (degrees), 21% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 450.12 nm.

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#746a9d linear gradient to complementary #8fa562

  1. #746a9d
  2. #7b7494
  3. #817d8b
  4. #868781
  5. #899177
  6. #8d9b6d
  7. #8fa562

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f5687
  2. #665c8e
  3. #6d6396
  4. #746a9d
  5. #7b71a4
  6. #8278ac
  7. #8a7fb3

Tones

  1. #746a9d
  2. #776e99
  3. #7a7395
  4. #7d7791
  5. #807b8d
  6. #828088
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#746a9d to white

  1. #746a9d
  2. #8b81ad
  3. #a199bd
  4. #b8b2cd
  5. #d0cbde
  6. #e7e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#746a9d to black

  1. #746a9d
  2. #605881
  3. #4d4666
  4. #3a364c
  5. #292634
  6. #18171d
  7. #000000

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#746a9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#746a9d foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #746a9d">…</p>

#746a9d background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #746a9d">…</p>

#746a9d shadow

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #746a9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7629469
Binary
01110100, 01101010, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#746a9d
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#769 ΔE = 1.953
RGB
rgb(116, 106, 157)
RGBA
rgba(116, 106, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.280, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9147747 / 0xff746a9d
HSL
hsl(252, 21%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 21%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (251.765), saturation: 32% (0.325), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 251.765, saturation: 32.484%, perceived brightness: 45.444%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.491, S: 31.740, L: 47.566
Cubehelix
H: -113.177, S: 0.343, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -3.446, S: 0.081, L: 0.450
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.261), magenta: 32% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 18.441, Y: 16.455, Z: 34.096
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.239, Y: 16.455
CIELab
L: 47.566, a: 15.465, b: -26.218
CIELuv
L: 47.566, u: 1.760, v: -40.450
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.566, C: 30.439, H: 300.536
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.566, C: 40.489, H: 272.491
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.565, a: 10.158, b: -21.440
CIECAM02
J: 37.319, C: 32.205, h: 285.521, Q: 120.358, M: 28.163, s: 48.373, H: 325.269
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -4.723, green: -1.155
LMS
L: 15.045, M: 15.166, S: 33.809
YCbCr
Y: 114.622, Cb: 148.909, Cr: 128.769
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.804, Db: 63.483, Dr: -2.263
YPbPr
Y: 111.802, Pb: 24.350, Pr: 2.654
xvYCC
Y: 112.018, Cb: 149.390, Cr: 130.331
YIQ
Y: 114.804, I: -10.427, Q: 17.982
YUV
Y: 114.804, U: 20.766, V: 1.049
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 5.127
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.823

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