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#78aad5 Hex Color Code

#78aad5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78aad5 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78aad5 is comprised of 47.06% red, 66.67% green and 83.53% blue. In the HSL color space #78aad5 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 53% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.05 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#78aad5 linear gradient to complementary #c7ac86

  1. #78aad5
  2. #8baac8
  3. #9aabbb
  4. #a8abae
  5. #b3aba1
  6. #beac93
  7. #c7ac86

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #578bb4
  2. #6295bf
  3. #6d9fca
  4. #78aad5
  5. #83b5e0
  6. #8ebfeb
  7. #99caf7

Tones

  1. #78aad5
  2. #82a9cd
  3. #8ba9c6
  4. #93a8be
  5. #9aa8b6
  6. #a1a7af
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#78aad5 to white

  1. #78aad5
  2. #90b8dc
  3. #a7c6e3
  4. #bed4ea
  5. #d4e2f1
  6. #e9f0f8
  7. #ffffff

#78aad5 to black

  1. #78aad5
  2. #648bae
  3. #506e88
  4. #3d5265
  5. #2b3743
  6. #191f24
  7. #000000

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  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Daphne 27-8
      #83a8ca
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 284 CP
      #75acda
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. P 112-12 U
      #76acd1
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 1.062 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 10 240 / Pacific 120
      #80acd4
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  6. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu parloir
      #82abd2
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Hong Kong
      #7eafd4
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82accd
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue / T10 43B-2
      #75a6cc
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Blue Gate / T63-5
      #81add0
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  13. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  14. Plascon

    1. ★ Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 6065
      #84a7cc
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 33-d3
      #84a9cb
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  18. KILZ

    1. Inspiration Blue / C731
      #76a4cb
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. Sikkens

    1. T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
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    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
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    1. Blue Eyes
      #85abce
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Blue Maiden
      #78a3c9
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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    1. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  25. Little Greene

    1. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  26. Behr

    1. 570B-4 Bayou
      #83b0da
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  28. Glidden

    1. Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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      #83addb
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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    1. Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  32. Ford

    1. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  33. Colortrend

    1. 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
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    1. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  37. Dulux

    1. 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 40.8%

#78aad5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78aad5 foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #78aad5">…</p>

#78aad5 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #78aad5">…</p>

#78aad5 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78aad5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7908053
Binary
01111000, 10101010, 11010101
Hexadecimal
#78aad5
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 2.342
RGB
rgb(120, 170, 213)
RGBA
rgba(120, 170, 213, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.338, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.598%, blue: 0.835%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8869163 / 0xff78aad5
HSL
hsl(208, 53%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 53%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.742), saturation: 44% (0.437), value: 84% (0.835)
HSP
hue: 207.742, saturation: 43.662%, perceived brightness: 63.769%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.595, S: 55.032, L: 67.683
Cubehelix
H: -156.576, S: 0.563, L: 0.626
TSL
T: -2.141, S: 0.127, L: 0.627
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.437), magenta: 20% (0.202), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.165)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 16% (0.165)
XYZ
X: 34.127, Y: 37.544, Z: 68.386
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.268, Y: 37.544
CIELab
L: 67.683, a: -5.328, b: -26.995
CIELuv
L: 67.683, u: -24.397, v: -41.577
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.683, C: 27.516, H: 258.834
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.683, C: 48.206, H: 239.595
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.273, a: -7.812, b: -23.281
CIECAM02
J: 57.532, C: 38.344, h: 241.214, Q: 149.439, M: 33.532, s: 47.369, H: 301.737
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.199, jaune: -4.629, green: 2.403
LMS
L: 30.031, M: 40.137, S: 67.864
YCbCr
Y: 153.394, Cb: 154.277, Cr: 102.997
YCgCo
Y: 168.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 159.952, Db: 79.819, Dr: 75.981
YPbPr
Y: 162.446, Pb: 27.250, Pr: -26.978
xvYCC
Y: 155.512, Cb: 151.937, Cr: 104.302
YIQ
Y: 159.952, I: -43.600, Q: 2.806
YUV
Y: 159.952, U: 26.106, V: -35.050
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.682
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 6.418

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