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#c42ec9 Hex Color Code

#c42ec9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c42ec9 is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #c42ec9 is comprised of 76.86% red, 18.04% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #c42ec9 has a hue of 298° (degrees), 63% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 551.09 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#c42ec9 linear gradient to complementary #00f71e

  1. #c42ec9
  2. #be63b5
  3. #b587a0
  4. #a6a689
  5. #90c270
  6. #6ddd52
  7. #00f71e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #ab00b1
  2. #b314b9
  3. #bc22c1
  4. #c42ec9
  5. #cd38d1
  6. #d542d9
  7. #de4be2

Tones

  1. #c42ec9
  2. #ba45bc
  3. #af55af
  4. #a361a2
  5. #976b96
  6. #8a7489
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#c42ec9 to white

  1. #c42ec9
  2. #d15cd2
  3. #dc7fdc
  4. #e7a0e5
  5. #f0c0ee
  6. #f8e0f6
  7. #ffffff

#c42ec9 to black

  1. #c42ec9
  2. #a12ba4
  3. #7f2681
  4. #5e2160
  5. #401a40
  6. #231223
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. Purple C
      #bb29bb
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 15.7%

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#c42ec9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c42ec9 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #c42ec9">…</p>

#c42ec9 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #c42ec9">…</p>

#c42ec9 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c42ec9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12857033
Binary
11000100, 00101110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#c42ec9
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#c2c ΔE = 1.290
RGB
rgb(196, 46, 201)
RGBA
rgba(196, 46, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.442, g: 0.104, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.769%, yellow: 0.180%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3920183 / 0xffc42ec9
HSL
hsl(298, 63%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(298, 63%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 298° (298.065), saturation: 77% (0.771), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 298.065, saturation: 77.114%, perceived brightness: 51.631%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 305.618, S: 88.916, L: 49.386
Cubehelix
H: -71.495, S: 1.142, L: 0.424
TSL
T: 4.988, S: 0.341, L: 0.426
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.025), magenta: 77% (0.771), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 34.284, Y: 17.909, Z: 56.898
xyY
x: 0.314, y: 0.164, Y: 17.909
CIELab
L: 49.386, a: 74.086, b: -48.359
CIELuv
L: 49.386, u: 58.880, v: -82.186
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.386, C: 88.472, H: 326.866
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.386, C: 101.101, H: 305.618
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.319, a: 70.549, b: -50.092
CIECAM02
J: 41.604, C: 77.249, h: 327.794, Q: 127.080, M: 67.554, s: 72.910, H: 353.479
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.472, jaune: -9.897, green: -11.703
LMS
L: 23.577, M: 6.626, S: 56.300
YCbCr
Y: 109.254, Cb: 173.845, Cr: 182.845
YCgCo
Y: 122.250, Cg: -76.250, Co: 47.750
YDbDr
Y: 108.520, Db: 139.115, Dr: -166.315
YPbPr
Y: 89.110, Pb: 60.250, Pr: 67.870
xvYCC
Y: 92.530, Cb: 180.925, Cr: 187.619
YIQ
Y: 108.520, I: 39.562, Q: 79.944
YUV
Y: 108.520, U: 45.511, V: 76.748
Munsell Color System
10P 5/12 ΔE = 14.145
Brand Color
T-Mobile ΔE = 17.491

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