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#78acb8 Hex Color Code

#78acb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78acb8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #78acb8 is comprised of 47.06% red, 67.45% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #78acb8 has a hue of 191° (degrees), 31% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.97 nm.

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#78acb8 linear gradient to complementary #b88578

  1. #78acb8
  2. #87a6ad
  3. #94a0a2
  4. #9f9998
  5. #a8938d
  6. #b18c82
  7. #b88578

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #598d98
  2. #6397a3
  3. #6ea1ad
  4. #78acb8
  5. #82b7c3
  6. #8dc1ce
  7. #98ccd9

Tints and Shades

#78acb8 to white

  1. #78acb8
  2. #8fb9c4
  3. #a6c7cf
  4. #bcd5db
  5. #d2e3e7
  6. #e9f1f3
  7. #ffffff

#78acb8 to black

  1. #78acb8
  2. #638d97
  3. #506f77
  4. #3d5358
  5. #2a383b
  6. #191f20
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 0.359 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Sailing Sea Blue / 30BG 38/199
      #76adbc
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not 24-8
      #7faeb9
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ Hudson Blue 24-9
      #81abb3
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  9. Levis

    1. ★ Mild Aqua
      #7bb0be
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Sea Life / 33C-5
      #7db0ba
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Turning Heads / 34B-5
      #79a5b3
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2218 U
      #79b1be
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ 2218 C
      #72b0bd
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Étoile d'eau
      #7ab0bf
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Muscari
      #81a8b4
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Glacier B74-043-216
      #78b1bf
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-B10G
      #82afbb
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  15. Little Greene

    1. ★ Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Northern Places
      #84aeb7
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  18. AMC

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dakota / T75-5
      #7ea7b2
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Betsy Ross House Blue
      #75b2bf
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Open Seas - 6500
      #83afbc
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Aquitaine - 9057
      #88abb4
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 26-d4
      #70a7b1
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  23. KILZ

    1. Paradise Waters / D871
      #7bafb6
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Blue Sage / D881
      #7fa9b0
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  24. Caparol

    1. 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Niche 30BG 43/163
      #82b1ba
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Land's End 50BG 40/130
      #86a9b2
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  26. Designers Guild

    1. TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10679
      #7eb1b9
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. Light Sky / RLIB221
      #84a9b3
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  29. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #87adb6
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  30. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  31. Ford

    1. Light Turquoise
      #80a7af
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  32. Asian Paints

    1. Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  33. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3182T Blue Inlet
      #67aebc
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  35. Sto

    1. 35421
      #7fa6ae
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  36. Berger

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  38. Vista Paint

    1. Turquoise Trick
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 38.9%

#78acb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78acb8 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #78acb8">…</p>

#78acb8 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #78acb8">…</p>

#78acb8 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78acb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7908536
Binary
01111000, 10101100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#78acb8
LRV
≈ 37.0%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 2.304
RGB
rgb(120, 172, 184)
RGBA
rgba(120, 172, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.361, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.583%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8868680 / 0xff78acb8
HSL
hsl(191, 31%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 31%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (191.250), saturation: 35% (0.348), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 191.250, saturation: 34.783%, perceived brightness: 62.660%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 211.290, S: 51.102, L: 67.245
Cubehelix
H: -176.399, S: 0.400, L: 0.619
TSL
T: -1.696, S: 0.115, L: 0.619
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.348), magenta: 7% (0.065), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 31.147, Y: 36.957, Z: 50.830
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.311, Y: 36.957
CIELab
L: 67.245, a: -14.096, b: -11.624
CIELuv
L: 67.245, u: -25.368, v: -15.418
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.245, C: 18.271, H: 219.510
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.245, C: 29.686, H: 211.290
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.792, a: -14.932, b: -7.020
CIECAM02
J: 57.077, C: 28.075, h: 214.590, Q: 148.847, M: 24.551, s: 40.613, H: 272.477
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.110, jaune: -1.943, green: 2.917
LMS
L: 30.446, M: 41.130, S: 50.583
YCbCr
Y: 151.560, Cb: 140.964, Cr: 104.320
YCgCo
Y: 162.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.820, Db: 39.396, Dr: 71.920
YPbPr
Y: 161.788, Pb: 11.980, Pr: -26.552
xvYCC
Y: 154.947, Cb: 138.524, Cr: 104.676
YIQ
Y: 157.820, I: -34.832, Q: -7.262
YUV
Y: 157.820, U: 12.884, V: -33.180
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 3.815
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.573

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