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#779cb8 Hex Color Code

#779cb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #779cb8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #779cb8 is comprised of 46.67% red, 61.18% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #779cb8 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 31% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.19 nm.

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#779cb8 linear gradient to complementary #b2987d

  1. #779cb8
  2. #849bae
  3. #8f9ba4
  4. #999a9b
  5. #a29991
  6. #ab9987
  7. #b2987d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a809a
  2. #6489a4
  3. #6d92ae
  4. #779cb8
  5. #81a6c2
  6. #8ab0cc
  7. #94b9d6

Tints and Shades

#779cb8 to white

  1. #779cb8
  2. #8eacc4
  3. #a5bccf
  4. #bbccdb
  5. #d2dde7
  6. #e8eef3
  7. #ffffff

#779cb8 to black

  1. #779cb8
  2. #638097
  3. #4f6577
  4. #3c4c58
  5. #2a333b
  6. #191d20
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 0.479 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 0.502 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Society Street Chs-34
      #7a98ac
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 0.502 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. ★ Secret Cove Blue / 90BG 32/199
      #769dbb
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-R90B
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 0.649 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / FS084
      #749ab8
      ΔE = 1.024 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 0.649 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Piece Of The Sky / 7304
      #7295ae
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 114-11 C
      #789db7
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ P 114-11 U
      #7e9ab0
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Caspian Blue 10BB 36/181
      #7b9eb8
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bonny Blue Bell R173C
      #7c9bb5
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. ★ Crisp French Blue R175C
      #6f9db8
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  10. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Acacia Blue
      #7d9eb9
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Bluesy Note - 9064
      #7c9ab5
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. ★ Dyer's Woad - 9071
      #7b99b0
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Bell RAH-79
      #709dba
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Augusta PPOC-63
      #849cb6
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Postcard Perfect / KM3118-2
      #7d9dbc
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  17. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5815 - Frozen Lake
      #7b9cb3
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. DE 5871 - Downpour
      #819ab1
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Frozen Lake / 514
      #7b9cb3
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Downpour / 577
      #819ab1
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Aqua Blue Diamond Fire
      #769db5
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  20. General Paint

    1. ★ Witch Bay / CL 2264D
      #6e9ab6
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. ★ Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-e6
      #7d9ab1
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 33-d4
      #7d9fc0
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #7e9ebc
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 33/211
      #7d9ebd
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7326-52 Satin Gown
      #7f9ab2
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 7330-42 Half-moon
      #7da2bf
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5222T Blue Sideboard
      #809ab2
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. 5244T Northern Sky
      #7ea2c1
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  26. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  27. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Blue Floyd / T08 61-3
      #749dc0
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Inca Blue / T64-5
      #839eb9
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Thunder Bay
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  32. Berger

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  33. Colortrend

    1. Pool
      #809dbb
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. CD336-4
      #7fa2be
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  35. Levis

    1. Mild Indigo
      #7e9db2
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  36. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1101
      #809fb5
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  37. KILZ

    1. Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Blue Dust / C741
      #7d9aae
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  38. Bristol

    1. Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  40. Plascon

    1. Adonis Blue B2-D2-2
      #74a0b8
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7296 - Far Horizons
      #80a3bd
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  43. Caparol

    1. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 1410 Navy 4
      #7595ac
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 28.3%

#779cb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#779cb8 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #779cb8">…</p>

#779cb8 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #779cb8">…</p>

#779cb8 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #779cb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7838904
Binary
01110111, 10011100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#779cb8
LRV
≈ 31.2%
Closest short hex
#79b ΔE = 2.644
RGB
rgb(119, 156, 184)
RGBA
rgba(119, 156, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.340, b: 0.401
RYB
red: 0.467%, yellow: 0.559%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8938312 / 0xff779cb8
HSL
hsl(206, 31%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 31%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.846), saturation: 35% (0.353), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 205.846, saturation: 35.326%, perceived brightness: 58.665%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.271, S: 45.057, L: 62.641
Cubehelix
H: -158.904, S: 0.378, L: 0.580
TSL
T: -2.079, S: 0.100, L: 0.581
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 15% (0.152), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.533), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 28.145, Y: 31.158, Z: 49.869
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.285, Y: 31.158
CIELab
L: 62.641, a: -5.703, b: -18.578
CIELuv
L: 62.641, u: -18.998, v: -27.407
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.641, C: 19.433, H: 252.936
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.641, C: 33.348, H: 235.271
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.819, a: -7.681, b: -13.896
CIECAM02
J: 52.136, C: 29.103, h: 237.628, Q: 142.259, M: 25.450, s: 42.296, H: 300.046
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.164, jaune: -3.183, green: 1.940
LMS
L: 25.912, M: 33.392, S: 49.550
YCbCr
Y: 143.239, Cb: 145.768, Cr: 109.769
YCgCo
Y: 153.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: 13.500
YDbDr
Y: 148.129, Db: 53.974, Dr: 55.397
YPbPr
Y: 150.135, Pb: 18.255, Pr: -19.788
xvYCC
Y: 144.939, Cb: 144.036, Cr: 110.618
YIQ
Y: 148.129, I: -31.037, Q: 0.888
YUV
Y: 148.129, U: 17.653, V: -25.555
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.205
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 7.456

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