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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

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#78a6ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78a6ae foreground

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

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

#78a6ae 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: #78a6ae">…</p>

#78a6ae shadow

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<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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