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#78a8cc Hex Color Code

#78a8cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78a8cc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78a8cc is comprised of 47.06% red, 65.88% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #78a8cc has a hue of 206° (degrees), 45% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.93 nm.

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#78a8cc linear gradient to complementary #c2a482

  1. #78a8cc
  2. #89a7c0
  3. #98a7b3
  4. #a4a6a7
  5. #afa59b
  6. #b9a58e
  7. #c2a482

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5889ac
  2. #6393b6
  3. #6d9ec1
  4. #78a8cc
  5. #83b3d7
  6. #8dbde2
  7. #98c8ed

Tones

  1. #78a8cc
  2. #81a7c5
  3. #89a6be
  4. #90a5b7
  5. #96a4b0
  6. #9ca3a9
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#78a8cc to white

  1. #78a8cc
  2. #90b6d4
  3. #a7c4dd
  4. #bdd3e5
  5. #d3e1ee
  6. #e9f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#78a8cc to black

  1. #78a8cc
  2. #648aa7
  3. #506d83
  4. #3d5161
  5. #2b3741
  6. #191e23
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 0.476 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 31-d4
      #70a2c4
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 0.750 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 7330-42 Half-moon
      #7da2bf
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 0.925 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 7212T Mysteria
      #81a3c6
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ 5340
      #75a4c4
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Orbit Blue
      #6fa8cd
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  8. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Stormfang
      #80a7c1
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  10. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-4225 TPG
      #6faad3
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 15-4225 TCX
      #6da9d2
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  20. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Rive de Jersey
      #7fa8c6
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Étincelle bleue
      #84a9c9
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Soft Jazz / 809
      #82a6c1
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Maiden
      #78a3c9
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  24. Plascon

    1. ★ Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  25. Volkswagen

    1. Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  31. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #87abcb
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Light Blue
      #80adcb
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  32. Behr

    1. 570D-4 Colorado Springs
      #81a5c1
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. South Port / 7271
      #80a3c6
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  36. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  37. Glidden

    1. Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Country House Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a8c3
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  38. Chrysler

    1. Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

#78a8cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78a8cc foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #78a8cc">…</p>

#78a8cc background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #78a8cc">…</p>

#78a8cc shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78a8cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7907532
Binary
01111000, 10101000, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#78a8cc
LRV
≈ 36.4%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 1.240
RGB
rgb(120, 168, 204)
RGBA
rgba(120, 168, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.341, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.590%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8869684 / 0xff78a8cc
HSL
hsl(206, 45%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 45%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.714), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 205.714, saturation: 41.176%, perceived brightness: 62.766%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.270, S: 52.843, L: 66.791
Cubehelix
H: -159.066, S: 0.504, L: 0.618
TSL
T: -2.075, S: 0.120, L: 0.619
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 32.644, Y: 36.356, Z: 62.412
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.277, Y: 36.356
CIELab
L: 66.791, a: -6.705, b: -23.394
CIELuv
L: 66.791, u: -23.619, v: -35.376
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.791, C: 24.336, H: 254.007
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.791, C: 42.536, H: 236.270
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.296, a: -8.879, b: -19.164
CIECAM02
J: 56.570, C: 35.128, h: 237.962, Q: 148.185, M: 30.719, s: 45.530, H: 300.202
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -3.999, green: 2.390
LMS
L: 29.404, M: 39.127, S: 61.969
YCbCr
Y: 151.504, Cb: 150.908, Cr: 104.372
YCgCo
Y: 165.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.752, Db: 69.588, Dr: 71.796
YPbPr
Y: 160.368, Pb: 23.520, Pr: -25.656
xvYCC
Y: 153.728, Cb: 148.661, Cr: 105.463
YIQ
Y: 157.752, I: -40.160, Q: 1.051
YUV
Y: 157.752, U: 22.760, V: -33.120
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.092
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 6.712

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