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#747cbb Hex Color Code

#747cbb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #747cbb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #747cbb is comprised of 45.49% red, 48.63% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #747cbb has a hue of 233° (degrees), 34% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.18 nm.

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#747cbb linear gradient to complementary #b2b976

  1. #747cbb
  2. #8286b0
  3. #8f90a5
  4. #999a9a
  5. #a2a48f
  6. #abae83
  7. #b2b976

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5b65a1
  2. #636caa
  3. #6c74b2
  4. #747cbb
  5. #7c84c4
  6. #858ccc
  7. #8d94d5

Tones

  1. #747cbb
  2. #7b81b5
  3. #8285b0
  4. #888aaa
  5. #8e8ea4
  6. #93939e
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#747cbb to white

  1. #747cbb
  2. #8c91c6
  3. #a3a6d2
  4. #babbdd
  5. #d1d1e8
  6. #e8e8f4
  7. #ffffff

#747cbb to black

  1. #747cbb
  2. #606699
  3. #4d5278
  4. #3b3e59
  5. #292b3c
  6. #181921
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
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      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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      #8180b9
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
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    1. 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 22.3%

#747cbb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#747cbb foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #747cbb">…</p>

#747cbb background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #747cbb">…</p>

#747cbb shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #747cbb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7634107
Binary
01110100, 01111100, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#747cbb
LRV
≈ 21.7%
Closest short hex
#77b ΔE = 2.382
RGB
rgb(116, 124, 187)
RGBA
rgba(116, 124, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.272, g: 0.290, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.483%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9143109 / 0xff747cbb
HSL
hsl(233, 34%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 34%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.239), saturation: 38% (0.380), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 233.239, saturation: 37.968%, perceived brightness: 51.184%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.242, S: 46.255, L: 53.724
Cubehelix
H: -128.743, S: 0.470, L: 0.504
TSL
T: -2.673, S: 0.101, L: 0.505
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.380), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 23.377, Y: 21.715, Z: 49.964
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.228, Y: 21.715
CIELab
L: 53.724, a: 12.739, b: -34.050
CIELuv
L: 53.724, u: -7.296, v: -53.551
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.724, C: 36.355, H: 290.512
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.724, C: 54.046, H: 262.242
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.600, a: 7.997, b: -30.951
CIECAM02
J: 43.051, C: 39.947, h: 270.209, Q: 129.272, M: 34.933, s: 51.983, H: 316.540
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.297, jaune: -6.041, green: -0.061
LMS
L: 18.346, M: 20.718, S: 49.500
YCbCr
Y: 126.634, Cb: 156.841, Cr: 120.015
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 128.790, Db: 87.579, Dr: 24.335
YPbPr
Y: 126.832, Pb: 32.420, Pr: -6.898
xvYCC
Y: 124.926, Cb: 156.479, Cr: 121.941
YIQ
Y: 128.790, I: -25.005, Q: 17.910
YUV
Y: 128.790, U: 28.646, V: -11.221
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.406
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.975

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