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Caparol 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75 / #747cc8 Hex Color Code

#747cc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #747cc8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #747cc8 is comprised of 45.49% red, 48.63% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #747cc8 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 43% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.41 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#747cc8 linear gradient to complementary #bac676

  1. #747cc8
  2. #8588bb
  3. #9394af
  4. #9fa0a2
  5. #a9ad94
  6. #b2b986
  7. #bac676

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a64ae
  2. #636cb6
  3. #6b74bf
  4. #747cc8
  5. #7d84d1
  6. #858cda
  7. #8e94e3

Tones

  1. #747cc8
  2. #7d82c1
  3. #8587ba
  4. #8c8db3
  5. #9392ac
  6. #9998a5
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#747cc8 to white

  1. #747cc8
  2. #8d90d1
  3. #a4a6db
  4. #bbbbe4
  5. #d2d1ed
  6. #e8e8f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#747cc8 to black

  1. #747cc8
  2. #6066a4
  3. #4d5180
  4. #3b3e5f
  5. #2a2b40
  6. #191923
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Smoky Day B7-C2-1
      #8080d0
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 2115 XGC
      #707bbd
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 20.7%

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#747cc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#747cc8 foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #747cc8">…</p>

#747cc8 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #747cc8">…</p>

#747cc8 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #747cc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7634120
Binary
01110100, 01111100, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#747cc8
LRV
≈ 22.3%
Closest short hex
#77c ΔE = 2.559
RGB
rgb(116, 124, 200)
RGBA
rgba(116, 124, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.282, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 45.490%, yellow: 48.355%, blue: 78.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9143096 / 0xff747cc8
HSL
hsl(234, 43%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 43%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.286), saturation: 42% (0.420), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 234.286, saturation: 42.000%, perceived brightness: 52.039%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.007, S: 56.223, L: 54.341
Cubehelix
H: -127.813, S: 0.562, L: 0.510
TSL
T: -2.717, S: 0.116, L: 0.511
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.420), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 24.832, Y: 22.297, Z: 57.628
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.213, Y: 22.297
CIELab
L: 54.341, a: 16.447, b: -40.501
CIELuv
L: 54.341, u: -7.906, v: -64.462
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.341, C: 43.713, H: 292.102
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.341, C: 64.945, H: 263.007
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.220, a: 11.236, b: -39.304
CIECAM02
J: 43.620, C: 45.914, h: 270.646, Q: 130.122, M: 40.151, s: 55.549, H: 316.780
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.338, jaune: -7.212, green: -0.133
LMS
L: 18.417, M: 20.729, S: 57.049
YCbCr
Y: 127.908, Cb: 162.548, Cr: 119.092
YCgCo
Y: 141.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 130.272, Db: 104.908, Dr: 27.156
YPbPr
Y: 127.768, Pb: 38.920, Pr: -7.496
xvYCC
Y: 125.730, Cb: 162.189, Cr: 121.415
YIQ
Y: 130.272, I: -29.182, Q: 21.955
YUV
Y: 130.272, U: 34.314, V: -12.521
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.837
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 7.849

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