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#756aa8 Hex Color Code

#756aa8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #756aa8 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #756aa8 is comprised of 45.88% red, 41.57% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #756aa8 has a hue of 251° (degrees), 26% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 452.78 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#756aa8 linear gradient to complementary #97b260

  1. #756aa8
  2. #7e769d
  3. #868292
  4. #8c8e87
  5. #919a7b
  6. #94a66e
  7. #97b260

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f5691
  2. #665c99
  3. #6e63a0
  4. #756aa8
  5. #7c71b0
  6. #8478b7
  7. #8b7fbf

Tones

  1. #756aa8
  2. #796fa3
  3. #7d749e
  4. #807999
  5. #847f94
  6. #86848e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#756aa8 to white

  1. #756aa8
  2. #8c81b6
  3. #a399c5
  4. #bab2d3
  5. #d1cbe2
  6. #e8e5f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#756aa8 to black

  1. #756aa8
  2. #61588a
  3. #4e466d
  4. #3b3651
  5. #292637
  6. #18171f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 0.715 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ African Violet / T12 36.H3
      #7a68a9
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 38-d2
      #7b6ea8
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. CF10468
      #7f6fad
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  7. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.30.40
      #6d66a2
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  13. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  16. Tollens

    1. T2098-5
      #7f6aa5
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  19. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  20. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  21. Focoltone

    1. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  22. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 10230 C
      #6f659c
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 2103 U
      #6c63a5
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

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#756aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#756aa8 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #756aa8">…</p>

#756aa8 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #756aa8">…</p>

#756aa8 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #756aa8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7695016
Binary
01110101, 01101010, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#756aa8
LRV
≈ 16.9%
Closest short hex
#76a ΔE = 1.908
RGB
rgb(117, 106, 168)
RGBA
rgba(117, 106, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.271, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 45.882%, yellow: 41.569%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9082200 / 0xff756aa8
HSL
hsl(251, 26%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(251, 26%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 251° (250.645), saturation: 37% (0.369), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 250.645, saturation: 36.905%, perceived brightness: 46.245%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.564, S: 39.130, L: 48.155
Cubehelix
H: -114.169, S: 0.418, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -3.397, S: 0.095, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.304), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 54% (0.541), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 19.556, Y: 16.917, Z: 39.273
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.223, Y: 16.917
CIELab
L: 48.155, a: 18.649, b: -31.755
CIELuv
L: 48.155, u: 1.352, v: -49.502
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.155, C: 36.826, H: 300.425
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.155, C: 49.520, H: 271.564
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.130, a: 12.895, b: -27.822
CIECAM02
J: 37.863, C: 37.606, h: 284.190, Q: 121.232, M: 32.886, s: 52.083, H: 324.483
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.311, jaune: -5.725, green: -1.299
LMS
L: 15.220, M: 15.196, S: 38.910
YCbCr
Y: 115.957, Cb: 153.590, Cr: 128.427
YCgCo
Y: 124.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: 16.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.357, Db: 77.696, Dr: -1.209
YPbPr
Y: 112.807, Pb: 29.735, Pr: 2.648
xvYCC
Y: 112.881, Cb: 154.120, Cr: 130.326
YIQ
Y: 116.357, I: -13.365, Q: 21.616
YUV
Y: 116.357, U: 25.415, V: 0.564
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/10 ΔE = 4.754
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.485

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