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British Standard BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather / #7f7b9c Hex Color Code

#7f7b9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7f7b9c is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7f7b9c is comprised of 49.8% red, 48.24% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #7f7b9c has a hue of 247° (degrees), 14% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 456.17 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#7f7b9c linear gradient to complementary #959c7b

  1. #7f7b9c
  2. #838097
  3. #888691
  4. #8b8b8c
  5. #8f9186
  6. #929681
  7. #959c7b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #686484
  2. #6f6c8c
  3. #777394
  4. #7f7b9c
  5. #8783a4
  6. #8f8bad
  7. #9793b5

Tints and Shades

#7f7b9c to white

  1. #7f7b9c
  2. #9490ac
  3. #a8a5bc
  4. #bebbcd
  5. #d3d1dd
  6. #e9e8ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7f7b9c to black

  1. #7f7b9c
  2. #696680
  3. #535165
  4. #3f3d4c
  5. #2c2a33
  6. #19191d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Bolero 4
      #807c9c
      ΔE = 0.480 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 60 3 300 / Amethyst 15
      #787494
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 0.906 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 51.09.21
      #7a7b96
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 21/218
      #7f7a9e
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Oatlands Velvet Night
      #807998
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. ★ Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 101-12 C
      #7d789b
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. P 103-11 U
      #7c7792
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.45
      #7c7798
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. V2.20.43
      #777ca2
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Royal Aberdeen
      #80799e
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-53 Overture
      #7d7797
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 7349-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5949 - Grape Jam
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  11. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5015
      #82789a
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  12. Sto

    1. ★ 34202
      #857f9d
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ New Heidt / 90BB 22/247
      #7d7ea3
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ Bloomsberry / 10RB 22/242
      #867ca0
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Chinese Violet 640D-6
      #857fa3
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  18. Wattyl

    1. ★ Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  19. New Look

    1. ★ Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-43-5 Lavender Eyes
      #867e9a
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Queen of Sheba / 1298
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 1298
      #877b9b
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  23. Sico

    1. 6048-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Intrigue / 553
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Plum Pie 30RB 25/174
      #877b98
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Suzette
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  29. Berger

    1. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Woodwitch / T59-7
      #7b7d97
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Suzette / KM3054-3
      #827e96
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. DD422-4
      #7d819f
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 22.6%

#7f7b9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7f7b9c foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #7f7b9c">…</p>

#7f7b9c background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #7f7b9c">…</p>

#7f7b9c shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7f7b9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8354716
Binary
01111111, 01111011, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#7f7b9c
LRV
≈ 21.1%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 2.184
RGB
rgb(127, 123, 156)
RGBA
rgba(127, 123, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.303, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 49.804%, yellow: 48.235%, blue: 61.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8422500 / 0xff7f7b9c
HSL
hsl(247, 14%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(247, 14%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 247° (247.273), saturation: 21% (0.212), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 247.273, saturation: 21.154%, perceived brightness: 50.339%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.246, S: 22.326, L: 53.035
Cubehelix
H: -117.095, S: 0.224, L: 0.501
TSL
T: -3.251, S: 0.049, L: 0.502
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.186), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 50% (0.502), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 21.835, Y: 21.078, Z: 34.364
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.273, Y: 21.078
CIELab
L: 53.035, a: 8.661, b: -17.144
CIELuv
L: 53.035, u: 0.113, v: -26.384
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.035, C: 19.207, H: 296.803
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.035, C: 26.384, H: 270.246
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.911, a: 4.549, b: -12.241
CIECAM02
J: 42.706, C: 22.481, h: 282.046, Q: 128.752, M: 19.659, s: 39.076, H: 323.227
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -3.082, green: -0.540
LMS
L: 19.475, M: 20.627, S: 34.146
YCbCr
Y: 125.919, Cb: 141.895, Cr: 127.413
YCgCo
Y: 132.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 24.500
YDbDr
Y: 127.958, Db: 42.189, Dr: 1.829
YPbPr
Y: 126.228, Pb: 16.040, Pr: 0.482
xvYCC
Y: 124.408, Cb: 142.090, Cr: 128.423
YIQ
Y: 127.958, I: -8.219, Q: 11.113
YUV
Y: 127.958, U: 13.801, V: -0.840
Munsell Color System
2.5P 5/4 ΔE = 1.447
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 9.790

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