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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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  1. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 0.842 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 0.842 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 1-40-5 Shadow Lilac
      #817bb6
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 C
      #6f79bd
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  13. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6318
      #797daf
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  15. Caparol

    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

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #747cbb">…</p>

#747cbb background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #747cbb">…</p>

#747cbb shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<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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