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Crown Diamond 7328-42 Cobalt Salts / #78a6c9 Hex Color Code

#78a6c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78a6c9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78a6c9 is comprised of 47.06% red, 65.1% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #78a6c9 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 43% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.9 nm.

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#78a6c9 linear gradient to complementary #c0a381

  1. #78a6c9
  2. #89a5bd
  3. #97a5b1
  4. #a3a4a5
  5. #aea499
  6. #b7a38d
  7. #c0a381

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5988a9
  2. #6392b4
  3. #6e9cbe
  4. #78a6c9
  5. #82b0d4
  6. #8dbbdf
  7. #98c5ea

Tones

  1. #78a6c9
  2. #81a5c2
  3. #88a4bc
  4. #8fa3b5
  5. #96a3ae
  6. #9ca2a8
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#78a6c9 to white

  1. #78a6c9
  2. #90b4d2
  3. #a6c3db
  4. #bdd2e4
  5. #d3e1ed
  6. #e9f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#78a6c9 to black

  1. #78a6c9
  2. #6488a4
  3. #506b81
  4. #3d505f
  5. #2a3640
  6. #191e23
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 0.652 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 0.971 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ 31-d4
      #70a2c4
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  4. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 6065
      #84a7cc
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  9. KILZ

    1. ★ Nantucket Shore / C751
      #7ba3c4
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ Inspiration Blue / C731
      #76a4cb
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 113-11 C
      #79a6c5
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. P 113-11 U
      #83a7c1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Salute B52-3
      #7ea9c7
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. ★ Blue Symmetry 30BB 40/207
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Maiden
      #78a3c9
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Blue Eyes
      #85abce
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Rive de Jersey
      #7fa8c6
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Bleu pot de grès
      #80aac8
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  16. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.60
      #7fa6c3
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  20. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Stormfang
      #80a7c1
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Soft Jazz / 809
      #82a6c1
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Strata Blue
      #7ba2c6
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  25. Plascon

    1. ★ Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  27. Behr

    1. ★ 570D-4 Colorado Springs
      #81a5c1
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  28. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7330-42 Half-moon
      #7da2bf
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ South Port / 7271
      #80a3c6
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  32. Caparol

    1. Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  34. Glidden

    1. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Country House Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a8c3
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  36. Sto

    1. 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  37. Dulux

    1. 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  38. Vista Paint

    1. Far Horizons
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  39. Berger

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  42. General Paint

    1. Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  43. Coronado Paint

    1. 7296 - Far Horizons
      #80a3bd
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  44. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #87abcb
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  45. Little Greene

    1. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  46. Taubmans

    1. Seclusion / T12 42.E4
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  47. Bristol

    1. Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  48. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  49. Resene

    1. Blake B74-041-252
      #88a7c8
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 37.0%

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#78a6c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78a6c9 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #78a6c9">…</p>

#78a6c9 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #78a6c9">…</p>

#78a6c9 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78a6c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7907017
Binary
01111000, 10100110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#78a6c9
LRV
≈ 35.5%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 1.674
RGB
rgb(120, 166, 201)
RGBA
rgba(120, 166, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.341, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.586%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8870199 / 0xff78a6c9
HSL
hsl(206, 43%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 43%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.926), saturation: 40% (0.403), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 205.926, saturation: 40.299%, perceived brightness: 62.113%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.389, S: 51.587, L: 66.121
Cubehelix
H: -158.806, S: 0.483, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -2.082, S: 0.117, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.403), magenta: 17% (0.174), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 31.921, Y: 35.481, Z: 60.413
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.278, Y: 35.481
CIELab
L: 66.121, a: -6.421, b: -22.756
CIELuv
L: 66.121, u: -22.810, v: -34.318
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.121, C: 23.645, H: 254.242
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.121, C: 41.207, H: 236.389
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.566, a: -8.582, b: -18.438
CIECAM02
J: 55.847, C: 34.250, h: 238.203, Q: 147.235, M: 29.951, s: 45.102, H: 300.315
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.179, jaune: -3.892, green: 2.305
LMS
L: 28.823, M: 38.137, S: 59.989
YCbCr
Y: 150.202, Cb: 150.173, Cr: 105.321
YCgCo
Y: 163.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 156.236, Db: 67.355, Dr: 68.913
YPbPr
Y: 158.722, Pb: 22.790, Pr: -24.610
xvYCC
Y: 152.314, Cb: 148.019, Cr: 106.382
YIQ
Y: 156.236, I: -38.647, Q: 1.163
YUV
Y: 156.236, U: 22.030, V: -31.790
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.904
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 6.946

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