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Caparol 2403 / #78a8b8 Hex Color Code

#78a8b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78a8b8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #78a8b8 is comprised of 47.06% red, 65.88% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #78a8b8 has a hue of 195° (degrees), 31% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.6 nm.

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#78a8b8 linear gradient to complementary #b78a79

  1. #78a8b8
  2. #87a3ad
  3. #939ea3
  4. #9e9998
  5. #a7948e
  6. #b08f83
  7. #b78a79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a8999
  2. #6494a3
  3. #6e9eae
  4. #78a8b8
  5. #82b2c3
  6. #8dbdcd
  7. #97c8d8

Tints and Shades

#78a8b8 to White

  1. #78a8b8
  2. #8fb6c4
  3. #a5c4cf
  4. #bcd3db
  5. #d2e1e7
  6. #e9f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#78a8b8 to Black

  1. #78a8b8
  2. #638a97
  3. #506d77
  4. #3c5158
  5. #2a373b
  6. #191e20
  7. #000000

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 0.368
    2. 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 2.669
  2. Designers Guild

    1. ★ TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 0.610
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 0.856
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.606
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 1.124
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Academy Blue / T12 44.E7
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 1.253
    2. ★ Dakota / T75-5
      #7ea7b2
      ΔE = 2.045
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 1.676
    2. S0.20.60
      #7ca9be
      ΔE = 2.518
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 1.797
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 1.920
    2. ★ 27-d3
      #7aadbb
      ΔE = 2.033
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 2.053
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.124
  11. Humbrol

    1. ★ 128 Us Compass Grey
      #81a6b6
      ΔE = 2.134
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Thunder Bay / 7368
      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 2.159
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1224T Blue Edge
      #73a4b8
      ΔE = 2.192
    2. 3214T Blue Button
      #67a8bd
      ΔE = 2.881
  14. Peintures MF

    1. Kent
      #82a5b3
      ΔE = 2.334
    2. Abraham
      #7ca6bb
      ΔE = 2.842
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. Barton Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a9b9
      ΔE = 2.359
  16. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 2.368
    2. Light Willow
      #87a8b4
      ΔE = 2.819
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. Wonderful World / KM3182-2
      #80a5b0
      ΔE = 2.407
  18. ICI Paints

    1. Brussels Blue 70BG 38/143
      #82a5b4
      ΔE = 2.413
    2. Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 2.547
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    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.477
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 2.584
    2. Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 2.901
  21. Dulux

    1. Hawaiian Blue 5
      #69a8b8
      ΔE = 2.699
  22. Chrysler

    1. Tampa Turquoise
      #71aac1
      ΔE = 2.736
  23. Ralph Lauren

    1. Light Sky / RLIB221
      #84a9b3
      ΔE = 2.751
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 2.756
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.795
    2. 5346
      #87abba
      ΔE = 2.825
  26. Olympic

    1. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.862
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 2.864
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.915
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.915
  30. Resene

    1. Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.927

#78a8b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78a8b8 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #78a8b8">…</p>

#78a8b8 background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #78a8b8">…</p>

#78a8b8 shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78a8b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7907512
Binary
01111000, 10101000, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#78a8b8
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 0.801
RGB
rgb(120, 168, 184)
RGBA
rgba(120, 168, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.356, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 47.059%, yellow: 57.815%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8869704 / 0xff78a8b8
HSL
hsl(195, 31%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 31%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (195.000), saturation: 35% (0.348), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 195.000, saturation: 34.783, perceived brightness: 61.673
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 217.834, S: 49.458, L: 66.103
Cubehelix
H: -172.066, S: 0.389, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -1.780, S: 0.110, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 35 (0.348), magenta: 9 (0.087), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 28 (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 53 (0.529), magenta: 34 (0.341), yellow: 28 (0.278)
XYZ
X: 30.397, Y: 35.457, Z: 50.580
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.305, Y: 35.457
CIELab
L: 66.103, a: -11.965, b: -13.338
CIELuv
L: 66.103, u: -23.672, v: -18.385
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.103, C: 17.918, H: 228.106
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.103, C: 29.973, H: 217.834
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.546, a: -13.084, b: -8.681
CIECAM02
J: 55.840, C: 27.950, h: 220.446, Q: 147.226, M: 24.442, s: 40.745, H: 279.786
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.123, jaune: -2.247, green: 2.663
LMS
L: 29.293, M: 39.110, S: 50.314
YCbCr
Y: 149.544, Cb: 142.128, Cr: 105.792
YCgCo
Y: 160.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.472, Db: 42.928, Dr: 67.456
YPbPr
Y: 158.928, Pb: 13.520, Pr: -24.736
xvYCC
Y: 152.491, Cb: 139.876, Cr: 106.271
YIQ
Y: 155.472, I: -33.735, Q: -5.172
YUV
Y: 155.472, U: 14.040, V: -31.120
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 3.081
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.716

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