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#756c8b Hex Color Code

#756c8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #756c8b is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #756c8b is comprised of 45.88% red, 42.35% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #756c8b has a hue of 257° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 420.72 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#756c8b linear gradient to complementary #818e69

  1. #756c8b
  2. #787286
  3. #7a7780
  4. #7c7d7b
  5. #7e8375
  6. #80886f
  7. #818e69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #605876
  2. #675e7d
  3. #6e6584
  4. #756c8b
  5. #7c7392
  6. #837a99
  7. #8a81a1

Tints and Shades

#756c8b to white

  1. #756c8b
  2. #8b839d
  3. #a19ab0
  4. #b8b3c4
  5. #cfccd7
  6. #e7e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#756c8b to black

  1. #756c8b
  2. #615972
  3. #4d485b
  4. #3b3644
  5. #29262f
  6. #18171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 0.304 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Nicolette's Night / 30RB 17/202
      #7d6d89
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  2. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 0.676 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Rain 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet
      #796f91
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R60B
      #756985
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 30RB 16/144
      #756b82
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Lilac
      #776887
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 2121
      #7c7090
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 650F-5 Purple Statice
      #786e87
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Grapes / T10 36F-1
      #76698e
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Dark Domina / T59-8
      #737088
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  15. Olympic

    1. Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Crowning Glory B43-5
      #7c7194
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. General Paint

    1. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  19. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wood Violet - 6557
      #7a6b85
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  21. CIL

    1. Purple Sage
      #756b82
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. 4270 Royal Aberdeen 10RB 21/218
      #757196
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 17.8%

#756c8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#756c8b foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #756c8b">…</p>

#756c8b background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #756c8b">…</p>

#756c8b shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #756c8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7695499
Binary
01110101, 01101100, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#756c8b
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#768 ΔE = 2.817
RGB
rgb(117, 108, 139)
RGBA
rgba(117, 108, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.297, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.459%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9081717 / 0xff756c8b
HSL
hsl(257, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(257, 13%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 257° (257.419), saturation: 22% (0.223), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 257.419, saturation: 22.302%, perceived brightness: 44.957%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.826, S: 18.621, L: 47.458
Cubehelix
H: -108.038, S: 0.205, L: 0.447
TSL
T: -3.691, S: 0.052, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.158), magenta: 22% (0.223), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 54% (0.541), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 17.358, Y: 16.371, Z: 26.667
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.271, Y: 16.371
CIELab
L: 47.458, a: 10.152, b: -15.722
CIELuv
L: 47.458, u: 2.857, v: -23.863
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.458, C: 18.715, H: 302.852
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.458, C: 24.033, H: 276.826
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.461, a: 5.770, b: -10.753
CIECAM02
J: 37.265, C: 21.249, h: 290.460, Q: 120.270, M: 18.582, s: 39.306, H: 328.237
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.198, jaune: -2.854, green: -0.880
LMS
L: 15.422, M: 15.739, S: 26.499
YCbCr
Y: 114.123, Cb: 140.277, Cr: 129.750
YCgCo
Y: 118.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 23.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.225, Db: 37.273, Dr: -5.270
YPbPr
Y: 112.149, Pb: 14.465, Pr: 3.074
xvYCC
Y: 112.316, Cb: 140.707, Cr: 130.700
YIQ
Y: 114.225, I: -4.598, Q: 11.548
YUV
Y: 114.225, U: 12.193, V: 2.435
Munsell Color System
5P 5/4 ΔE = 4.605
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.467

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