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#78a7c3 Hex Color Code

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#78a7c3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78a7c3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78a7c3 is comprised of 47.06% red, 65.49% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #78a7c3 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 38% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.36 nm.

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#78a7c3 linear gradient to complementary #bd9a7e

  1. #78a7c3
  2. #88a5b7
  3. #96a3ac
  4. #a1a1a0
  5. #ab9e95
  6. #b59c8a
  7. #bd9a7e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5989a3
  2. #6393ae
  3. #6e9db8
  4. #78a7c3
  5. #82b1ce
  6. #8dbcd9
  7. #97c7e3

Tones

  1. #78a7c3
  2. #80a6bd
  3. #87a4b7
  4. #8da3b0
  5. #93a1aa
  6. #99a0a4
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#78a7c3 to white

  1. #78a7c3
  2. #8fb5cd
  3. #a6c4d7
  4. #bcd2e1
  5. #d3e1eb
  6. #e9f0f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#78a7c3 to black

  1. #78a7c3
  2. #64899f
  3. #506c7d
  4. #3d515d
  5. #2a363e
  6. #191e22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 0.519 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Americana / 452-4
      #7e9daf
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Seclusion / T12 42.E4
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Seclusion / P113-C5
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue Flannel / P123-C4
      #74afc5
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 0.993 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ Lafayette Blue / CW-610
      #6da7c5
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Virginia Beach
      #7aaac7
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Bleu minéral
      #7fa3b6
      ΔE = 3.233 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  6. Nerolac

    1. ★ Garden Glory - 2431
      #7aaac8
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Blue Bird Lake - 4272
      #78b3d4
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.60
      #7da6c3
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. S7.27.61
      #73abcf
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  9. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Stormfang
      #80a7c1
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.12.15
      #7ca4bd
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 3.088 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-e5
      #7ca9c1
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. 31-e5
      #86a5bd
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Salute B52-3
      #7ea9c7
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ Freshwater C53-3
      #7fa4ba
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Luna Landscape 3 / 90BG 38/185
      #7ca8bf
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. ★ 06BB 39/179
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 75 5 230 / Coelin 40
      #88a4c4
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  16. Beckers

    1. ★ Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Smokey Blue
      #73a4bd
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Coventry Blue
      #93a8b9
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  18. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Denim C1
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Mild Indigo
      #7e9db2
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Barton Blue
      #81a9c0
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  20. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Pompadour
      #8aa6be
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  21. Plascon

    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  22. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Kind Sky / NP PB 1546 T
      #71accc
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Blue Spell / NP BGG 1570 T
      #64afcf
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  24. Disney

    1. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  25. Teknos

    1. GBI079
      #7da3b9
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. GBI048
      #869eb4
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Thunder Bay / KM3157-2
      #8cacc0
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  28. Tollens

    1. TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. TF252-2
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 4103 Barton Blue 90BG 38/185
      #77a2b9
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Marine Reef 90BG 37/162
      #7aa0b4
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 1224T Blue Edge
      #73a4b8
      ΔE = 3.661 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  32. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Cool Blue / 5024
      #6f9eb7
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  33. Focoltone

    1. 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  34. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Cornflower C20
      #83abc0
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  36. Asian Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ea2b8
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Calming Blue / 9200
      #799cb9
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  37. Volkswagen

    1. Whisper Blue
      #86abc6
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7322-42 Canopy of Heaven
      #77a2b8
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  39. Clark+Kensington

    1. Azure Sky / 37C-5
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Ocean Blues / 35B-4
      #83afc0
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  41. Vista Paint

    1. Thunder Bay
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Beecher Falls
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  42. Berger

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Beecher Falls / 7305
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  43. KILZ

    1. By The Sea / C881
      #7dabc0
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  44. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 3.075 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Glacier Blue
      #8babc2
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  45. Kansai Paint

    1. Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Thunder Blue
      #82a3b6
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  46. Humbrol

    1. 128 Us Compass Grey
      #82a5b8
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. 128 Us Compass Grey
      #81a6b6
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 3.125 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  48. Ford

    1. Blue
      #85a9bc
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Light Blue
      #87abcb
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  49. Behr

    1. Quasar PPOC-51
      #86a3bb
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  50. Coronado Paint

    1. 7305 - Beecher Falls
      #8baabf
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 7344 - Gaugins Blue
      #81b4cf
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #89aec6
      ΔE = 3.543 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  52. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. CF10424
      #8ab1d1
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  53. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1101
      #809fb5
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  54. RAL

    1. RAL 250 70 20
      #85b0cc
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. RAL 670-M
      #74a7b8
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  55. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Notable Hue - 6521
      #8ba7bb
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Bluebird Feather - 9062
      #6f9db3
      ΔE = 4.455 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  56. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  57. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 4-35-4 Moondance
      #8aa8b8
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  58. Devoe Paint

    1. Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Barton Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a9b9
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  59. General Paint

    1. Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  60. Wattyl

    1. Phantom Lakes / E23W
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  61. New Look

    1. Pop Culture / E22-03
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Andys Fan / E22-04
      #7299b2
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  62. Colortrend

    1. 0617
      #89a5c2
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Pool
      #809dbb
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  63. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 6065
      #84a7cc
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  64. Glidden

    1. Dresden Dream / PPG1155-5
      #8ea7b9
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Americana / PPG1152-4
      #7f9daf
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  65. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Lake Winnipeg / 568
      #80a1b0
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  66. Homebase

    1. China Blue
      #8eacc8
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  67. Pantone / PMS

    1. 549 CP
      #76a5b6
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 15-4421 TCX
      #5cacce
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  68. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 8-088 - Wedgewood blue
      #83a3b2
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  69. AMC

    1. Skyway Blue
      #8aabbb
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  70. Duron

    1. Resolute Blue
      #8ab1ce
      ΔE = 4.538 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  71. Resene

    1. Blake B74-041-252
      #88a7c8
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  72. Designers Guild

    1. TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  73. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  74. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  75. Dupont

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  76. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  77. Zoffany

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #92a8bf
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  78. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B
      #8bb1c4
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. S 2020-R90B
      #92aac4
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 38.8%

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#78a7c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78a7c3 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #78a7c3">…</p>

#78a7c3 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #78a7c3">…</p>

#78a7c3 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7907267
Binary
01111000, 10100111, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#78a7c3
LRV
≈ 35.6%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.168
RGB
rgb(120, 167, 195)
RGBA
rgba(120, 167, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.346, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 47.059%, yellow: 58.390%, blue: 76.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8869949 / 0xff78a7c3
HSL
hsl(202, 38%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 38%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.400), saturation: 38% (0.385), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 202.400, saturation: 38.462%, perceived brightness: 62.019%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.765, S: 50.932, L: 66.189
Cubehelix
H: -163.140, S: 0.447, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -1.975, S: 0.115, L: 0.612
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.385), magenta: 14% (0.144), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 31.411, Y: 35.569, Z: 56.829
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.287, Y: 35.569
CIELab
L: 66.189, a: -8.574, b: -19.323
CIELuv
L: 66.189, u: -23.227, v: -28.443
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.189, C: 21.139, H: 246.073
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.189, C: 36.722, H: 230.765
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.640, a: -10.355, b: -14.749
CIECAM02
J: 55.927, C: 31.800, h: 232.563, Q: 147.340, M: 27.808, s: 43.444, H: 294.287
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.158, jaune: -3.287, green: 2.445
LMS
L: 29.070, M: 38.624, S: 56.464
YCbCr
Y: 150.118, Cb: 147.248, Cr: 105.379
YCoCg
Y: 162.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 156.139, Db: 58.474, Dr: 68.727
YPbPr
Y: 159.005, Pb: 19.405, Pr: -24.788
xvYCC
Y: 152.557, Cb: 145.046, Cr: 106.225
YIQ
Y: 156.139, I: -36.994, Q: -1.227
YUV
Y: 156.139, U: 19.125, V: -31.705
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 3.730
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.415

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