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#747b8c Hex Color Code

#747b8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #747b8c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #747b8c is comprised of 45.49% red, 48.24% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #747b8c has a hue of 223° (degrees), 9% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.07 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#747b8c linear gradient to complementary #8c8774

  1. #747b8c
  2. #787d88
  3. #7d7f84
  4. #818180
  5. #85837c
  6. #888578
  7. #8c8774

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5e6575
  2. #656c7d
  3. #6c7384
  4. #747b8c
  5. #7c8394
  6. #838a9c
  7. #8b92a4

Tints and Shades

#747b8c to white

  1. #747b8c
  2. #8a909e
  3. #a0a5b1
  4. #b7bbc4
  5. #cfd1d7
  6. #e7e8eb
  7. #ffffff

#747b8c to black

  1. #747b8c
  2. #606673
  3. #4d515b
  4. #3a3d45
  5. #282a2f
  6. #18191b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 610F-6 Deep Smoke Signal
      #757b8b
      ΔE = 0.474 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. ★ Stormy Night FF50-2
      #7a7e8b
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  2. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 303
      #757e8f
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Collar / NP N 1966 D
      #767e91
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Baby Blue Towel / NP N 1973 T
      #7a808c
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Sky / 70BB 21/147
      #777c90
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-63 Marquess
      #777a88
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pacific Coast
      #707787
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cosmic Quartz
      #76798c
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ Deauville Blue
      #717d92
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #7b7e8e
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 5-40-4 Gargoyle
      #7c7a89
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Gris Stafford
      #777f93
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Adrian
      #797e93
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Luxe / AF-580
      #757e93
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Sea Life / 2118-40
      #7c7d89
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Traffic Jam
      #767c88
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Your Shadow / 490
      #787e93
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5921 - Hickey
      #787e93
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 60 0 0 / Granit 30
      #787888
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  17. Tollens

    1. Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  18. Chrysler

    1. Light Royal Blue
      #777d93
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  19. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Istanbul / T12 38.F11
      #787889
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Steel / T169-7
      #717a85
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Brillux

    1. 54.09.21
      #767e94
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 51.06.21
      #7c7d8a
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2362 U
      #777787
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 2360 U
      #7e7d8e
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. Memphis Blues 70BB 23/067
      #777b86
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  24. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  25. AMC

    1. Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  26. Dulux

    1. 70BB 21/147
      #747d94
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Urban Obsession
      #7a8295
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  27. Glidden

    1. Evening Shadow / 30BB 21/056
      #797e89
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4010-R90B
      #767e89
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  30. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 B 23 - Purple
      #7d7c8a
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

#747b8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#747b8c foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #747b8c">…</p>

#747b8c background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #747b8c">…</p>

#747b8c shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #747b8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7633804
Binary
01110100, 01111011, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#747b8c
LRV
≈ 19.8%
Closest short hex
#778 ΔE = 2.489
RGB
rgb(116, 123, 140)
RGBA
rgba(116, 123, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.325, b: 0.369
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.476%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9143412 / 0xff747b8c
HSL
hsl(222, 9%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 9%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.500), saturation: 17% (0.171), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 222.500, saturation: 17.143%, perceived brightness: 48.250%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.335, S: 15.774, L: 51.578
Cubehelix
H: -139.365, S: 0.145, L: 0.481
TSL
T: -2.208, S: 0.038, L: 0.482
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.171), magenta: 12% (0.121), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 19.018, Y: 19.772, Z: 27.620
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.298, Y: 19.772
CIELab
L: 51.578, a: 1.159, b: -10.091
CIELuv
L: 51.578, u: -4.644, v: -14.581
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.578, C: 10.157, H: 276.551
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.578, C: 15.302, H: 252.335
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.466, a: -1.471, b: -5.702
CIECAM02
J: 41.049, C: 15.009, h: 258.775, Q: 126.230, M: 13.126, s: 32.246, H: 310.450
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.142, jaune: -1.803, green: 0.379
LMS
L: 17.945, M: 20.351, S: 27.488
YCbCr
Y: 121.524, Cb: 136.499, Cr: 123.720
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: 23.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.845, Db: 25.811, Dr: 13.020
YPbPr
Y: 122.733, Pb: 9.305, Pr: -4.282
xvYCC
Y: 121.406, Cb: 136.174, Cr: 124.239
YIQ
Y: 122.845, I: -9.631, Q: 3.809
YUV
Y: 122.845, U: 8.443, V: -6.005
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/2 ΔE = 2.289
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 9.989

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