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#1979a9 Hex Color Code

#1979a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #1979a9 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #1979a9 is comprised of 9.8% red, 47.45% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #1979a9 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 74% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.48 nm.

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#1979a9 linear gradient to complementary #8a6738

  1. #1979a9
  2. #487696
  3. #5f7383
  4. #6e7071
  5. #7a6d5e
  6. #836a4b
  7. #8a6738

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006493
  2. #006b9a
  3. #0372a1
  4. #1979a9
  5. #2680b1
  6. #3287b8
  7. #3c8ec0

Tones

  1. #1979a9
  2. #35759d
  3. #447190
  4. #4e6d84
  5. #566978
  6. #5c656d
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#1979a9 to White

  1. #1979a9
  2. #528eb7
  3. #78a4c5
  4. #9bbad4
  5. #bcd0e2
  6. #dee7f0
  7. #ffffff

#1979a9 to Black

  1. #1979a9
  2. #1d648b
  3. #1e506d
  4. #1b3c51
  5. #172a37
  6. #11181f
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.40.40
      #1979a7
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ S9.39.41
      #2377a5
      ΔE = 0.877 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Planetarium / T10 43F-1
      #0078aa
      ΔE = 0.786 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Nocturne Shade / T10 43C-2
      #1278ac
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Planetarium B51-5
      #0078a9
      ΔE = 0.792 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Whale / 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ North Sea / 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Neptune 152-7
      #007bae
      ΔE = 1.014 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 307
      #0078ab
      ΔE = 0.936 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 641
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-a5
      #0078ac
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 32-b5
      #0e7ead
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  10. HKS

    1. ★ 50K
      #0178ac
      ΔE = 1.185 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 13BB 17/399
      #007baf
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Regatta Bay / 13BB 17/399
      #007cac
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2244
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue Plate - 6796
      #017ca7
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10380
      #007dae
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. CF10377
      #0079a3
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-6 Blue Nile
      #1375a2
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 1-34-7 Horizon Blue
      #0074a6
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6584
      #2e7bac
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 6591
      #3078aa
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 18 230 / Coelin 65
      #1874a4
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 70 17 230 / Coelin 70
      #2880b0
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  22. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  23. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Peek-A-Boo Blue
      #1076ab
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15092
      #0075aa
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  26. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #087fb1
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  27. Audi

    1. Pelikanblau Metallic / 9029, LY5T, Y4
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  29. Resene

    1. Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-B
      #31769d
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  31. Ford

    1. Light Cadet Blue
      #24779f
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Bermuda Blue
      #3f7aa6
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. BS381 107 - Strong blue
      #21749c
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  33. Duron

    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  34. Behr

    1. 540B-7 Royal Peacock
      #0080b2
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Familiy Tradition EPFD-20
      #2972a1
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2002-2
      #0072a3
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. T2003-2
      #007ca7
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Yale 25-11
      #0072a2
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  37. Plascon

    1. Wonder Lake B2-A1-3
      #0080b0
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  38. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  39. GM / General Motors

    1. Dawn Blue
      #417aa4
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  41. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  42. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 18.5%

#1979a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#1979a9 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #1979a9">…</p>

#1979a9 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #1979a9">…</p>

#1979a9 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #1979a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1669545
Binary
00011001, 01111001, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#1979a9
LRV
≈ 16.7%
Closest short hex
#07a ΔE = 1.170
RGB
rgb(25, 121, 169)
RGBA
rgba(25, 121, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.079, g: 0.384, b: 0.537
RYB
red: 0.098%, yellow: 0.324%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15107671 / 0xff1979a9
HSL
hsl(200, 74%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 74%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.000), saturation: 85% (0.852), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 200.000, saturation: 85.207%, perceived brightness: 43.025%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.967, S: 95.173, L: 47.936
Cubehelix
H: -166.073, S: 0.868, L: 0.382
TSL
T: -1.907, S: 0.347, L: 0.383
CMYK
cyan: 85% (0.852), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 90% (0.902), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 14.397, Y: 16.744, Z: 40.002
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.235, Y: 16.744
CIELab
L: 47.936, a: -9.056, b: -33.007
CIELuv
L: 47.936, u: -30.212, v: -48.287
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.936, C: 34.227, H: 254.657
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.936, C: 56.960, H: 237.967
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.920, a: -8.807, b: -29.316
CIECAM02
J: 36.219, C: 47.846, h: 235.462, Q: 118.572, M: 41.840, s: 59.403, H: 297.637
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -5.654, green: 3.756
LMS
L: 11.247, M: 18.538, S: 39.608
YCbCr
Y: 99.971, Cb: 163.280, Cr: 82.448
YCgCo
Y: 109.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: -29.750
YDbDr
Y: 97.768, Db: 107.184, Dr: 138.384
YPbPr
Y: 104.008, Pb: 35.040, Pr: -50.208
xvYCC
Y: 105.325, Cb: 158.780, Cr: 83.896
YIQ
Y: 97.768, I: -72.609, Q: -5.365
YUV
Y: 97.768, U: 35.054, V: -63.840
Munsell Color System
10B 4/10 ΔE = 2.778
Brand Color
LinkedIn ΔE = 1.331

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