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#78a4cc Hex Color Code

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#78a4cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78a4cc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78a4cc is comprised of 47.06% red, 64.31% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #78a4cc has a hue of 209° (degrees), 45% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.85 nm.

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#78a4cc linear gradient to complementary #c0a784

  1. #78a4cc
  2. #89a4c0
  3. #97a5b4
  4. #a3a5a8
  5. #aea69c
  6. #b7a690
  7. #c0a784

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5986ac
  2. #6390b7
  3. #6e9ac1
  4. #78a4cc
  5. #82aed7
  6. #8db9e2
  7. #97c3ec

Tones

  1. #78a4cc
  2. #81a4c5
  3. #89a3be
  4. #90a3b7
  5. #96a3b0
  6. #9ca2a9
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#78a4cc to white

  1. #78a4cc
  2. #90b3d4
  3. #a7c1dd
  4. #bdd1e5
  5. #d3e0ee
  6. #e9eff6
  7. #ffffff

#78a4cc to black

  1. #78a4cc
  2. #6487a7
  3. #506a83
  4. #3d4f61
  5. #2b3641
  6. #191e23
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Maiden
      #78a3c9
      ΔE = 0.692 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Enchanted Sea
      #67a0cf
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  2. Little Greene

    1. ★ Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 0.824 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Strata Blue
      #7ba2c6
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Light Blue
      #6fa1d2
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 645 CP
      #79a0c6
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 645 U
      #84a3c4
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ South Port / 7271
      #80a3c6
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-42 Crystal Ware
      #7ca3ce
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. ★ 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ 6065
      #84a7cc
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Fresco Blue / NP PB 1521 T
      #7da0c6
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Blue Emotion / NP PB 1518 T
      #7ba1ce
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c2
      #6da2cf
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 33-d4
      #7d9fc0
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  18. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Shelby Ann EBC-16
      #6da2d0
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 590D-4 Romantic Isle
      #84a0c3
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  21. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 22BB 34/304
      #66a1cd
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  24. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cascade Falls / T08 27-3
      #6ba1ca
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Regatta / T12 40.E3
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  30. Chrysler

    1. French Racing Blue
      #77a2d1
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  31. CIL

    1. Periwinkle Blue
      #7c9ec3
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Harbor Blue
      #69a0ce
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  32. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  33. Disney

    1. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  34. Bristol

    1. Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  35. Ford

    1. Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Miami Blue
      #6c9fce
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  36. Brillux

    1. 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  37. Plascon

    1. Mellow Blue B4-C2-2
      #80a4d0
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-4 Riverside Blue
      #7ba0cc
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  39. Caparol

    1. 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 31S 3 / Str-Putz Kob.bl.31S 3
      #78a4c4
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Jacob's Room / 33BB 32/308
      #6f9dc5
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  43. California Paints

    1. DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  44. General Paint

    1. Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  45. Sikkens

    1. T4.18.59
      #84a3c2
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  46. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu parloir
      #82abd2
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  47. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  48. Resene

    1. Blake B74-041-252
      #88a7c8
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 37.0%

#78a4cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78a4cc foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #78a4cc">…</p>

#78a4cc background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #78a4cc">…</p>

#78a4cc shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7906508
Binary
01111000, 10100100, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#78a4cc
LRV
≈ 34.9%
Closest short hex
#8ac ΔE = 3.376
RGB
rgb(120, 164, 204)
RGBA
rgba(120, 164, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.336, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.584%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8870708 / 0xff78a4cc
HSL
hsl(209, 45%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 45%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (208.571), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 208.571, saturation: 41.176%, perceived brightness: 61.804%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.186, S: 51.363, L: 65.672
Cubehelix
H: -155.561, S: 0.501, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -2.168, S: 0.117, L: 0.609
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 31.917, Y: 34.902, Z: 62.170
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.271, Y: 34.902
CIELab
L: 65.672, a: -4.501, b: -25.108
CIELuv
L: 65.672, u: -22.002, v: -38.395
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.672, C: 25.508, H: 259.836
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.672, C: 44.252, H: 240.186
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.078, a: -6.951, b: -21.039
CIECAM02
J: 55.359, C: 35.800, h: 242.217, Q: 146.590, M: 31.307, s: 46.213, H: 302.215
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -4.312, green: 2.145
LMS
L: 28.286, M: 37.168, S: 61.708
YCbCr
Y: 149.488, Cb: 152.072, Cr: 105.844
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.404, Db: 73.120, Dr: 67.332
YPbPr
Y: 157.508, Pb: 25.060, Pr: -23.840
xvYCC
Y: 151.272, Cb: 150.013, Cr: 107.058
YIQ
Y: 155.404, I: -39.062, Q: 3.141
YUV
Y: 155.404, U: 23.915, V: -31.060
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.049
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 7.000

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