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#78a6ae Hex Color Code

#78a6ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78a6ae is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #78a6ae is comprised of 47.06% red, 65.1% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #78a6ae has a hue of 189° (degrees), 25% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.98 nm.

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#78a6ae linear gradient to complementary #ae7f78

  1. #78a6ae
  2. #85a0a5
  3. #8f999c
  4. #999393
  5. #a18d8a
  6. #a88681
  7. #ae7f78

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a8890
  2. #64929a
  3. #6e9ca4
  4. #78a6ae
  5. #82b0b8
  6. #8cbbc3
  7. #96c5cd

Tints and Shades

#78a6ae to white

  1. #78a6ae
  2. #8fb4bb
  3. #a5c3c8
  4. #bbd2d6
  5. #d2e1e3
  6. #e8f0f1
  7. #ffffff

#78a6ae to black

  1. #78a6ae
  2. #63888f
  3. #4f6b70
  4. #3c5054
  5. #2a3638
  6. #191e1f
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 0.713 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 123-11 C
      #77a6ac
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ P 120-3 U
      #7aa4af
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-d5
      #76a4ae
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. ★ 25-d4
      #7faaaf
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Frenchman's Bay 30BG 38/170
      #72a4ad
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Jasperware 10BG 38/119
      #83a6a9
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Royal Turquoise
      #74a6ac
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ Regal Turquoise
      #81a8ae
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-32-4 Blue Star
      #7ea5ab
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 35421
      #7fa6ae
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  10. KILZ

    1. ★ Blue Sage / D881
      #7fa9b0
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Light Turquoise
      #80a7af
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Hudson Blue 24-9
      #81abb3
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 510F-4 Bon Voyage
      #84a9ad
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Wonderful World / 7415
      #75a1ab
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dakota / T75-5
      #7ea7b2
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Ziggurat B71-029-207
      #81a6aa
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Neptune G72-036-204
      #77a8ab
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Green Sea / 90GG 35/153
      #7aa6a9
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 3184T Summer Storm
      #6ba5b0
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Emerald Sea R192C
      #76a0a6
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Carolina Coast X94R178C
      #6ea0a7
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  20. Alcro

    1. Lovart
      #70a1ac
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Wonderful World / KM3182-2
      #80a5b0
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  22. Brillux

    1. 72.09.18
      #77a1a5
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Bracken Blue / CW-600
      #6aa3ac
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  24. Dulux

    1. Jewelled Creek 3
      #85a6ab
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Ol' Swimmin' Hole
      #7daaad
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  26. Ralph Lauren

    1. Light Sky / RLIB221
      #84a9b3
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  27. Plascon

    1. Tumbling Waterfalls G7-D2-2
      #70a8ac
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. Turning Heads / 34B-5
      #79a5b3
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  29. CIL

    1. Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. Muscari
      #81a8b4
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  31. Sikkens

    1. R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

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#78a6ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78a6ae foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #78a6ae">…</p>

#78a6ae background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #78a6ae">…</p>

#78a6ae shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78a6ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7906990
Binary
01111000, 10100110, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#78a6ae
LRV
≈ 34.3%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 3.945
RGB
rgb(120, 166, 174)
RGBA
rgba(120, 166, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.361, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.568%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8870226 / 0xff78a6ae
HSL
hsl(189, 25%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 25%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (188.889), saturation: 31% (0.310), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 188.889, saturation: 31.034%, perceived brightness: 60.667%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 206.744, S: 46.869, L: 65.216
Cubehelix
H: -179.035, S: 0.337, L: 0.600
TSL
T: -1.647, S: 0.104, L: 0.601
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.310), magenta: 5% (0.046), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 29.019, Y: 34.320, Z: 45.132
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.316, Y: 34.320
CIELab
L: 65.216, a: -13.386, b: -9.093
CIELuv
L: 65.216, u: -22.840, v: -11.509
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.216, C: 16.182, H: 214.189
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.216, C: 25.576, H: 206.744
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.583, a: -14.100, b: -4.668
CIECAM02
J: 54.889, C: 25.068, h: 210.871, Q: 145.966, M: 21.921, s: 38.753, H: 267.727
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.100, jaune: -1.524, green: 2.688
LMS
L: 28.680, M: 38.115, S: 44.936
YCbCr
Y: 147.556, Cb: 138.320, Cr: 107.238
YCgCo
Y: 156.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 16.500
YDbDr
Y: 153.158, Db: 31.364, Dr: 63.054
YPbPr
Y: 156.778, Pb: 9.290, Pr: -23.368
xvYCC
Y: 150.645, Cb: 136.161, Cr: 107.473
YIQ
Y: 153.158, I: -29.973, Q: -7.238
YUV
Y: 153.158, U: 10.258, V: -29.090
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/4 ΔE = 2.359
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.854

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