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#78afee Hex Color Code

#78afee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78afee is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78afee is comprised of 47.06% red, 68.63% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #78afee has a hue of 212° (degrees), 78% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.57 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#78afee linear gradient to complementary #d4c192

  1. #78afee
  2. #8fb2df
  3. #a1b5d0
  4. #b1b8c1
  5. #bebbb1
  6. #cabea2
  7. #d4c192

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #548fcb
  2. #6099d7
  3. #6ca4e2
  4. #78afee
  5. #84bafa
  6. #8fc5ff
  7. #9bd1ff

Tones

  1. #78afee
  2. #85b0e4
  3. #91b0da
  4. #9bb1d0
  5. #a4b2c7
  6. #acb2bd
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#78afee to white

  1. #78afee
  2. #92bcf1
  3. #aac9f4
  4. #c0d6f7
  5. #d5e4fa
  6. #eaf1fc
  7. #ffffff

#78afee to black

  1. #78afee
  2. #648fc2
  3. #517198
  4. #3e5470
  5. #2b394a
  6. #1a1f27
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Athenas Dream B4-A2-1
      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Regatta Blue
      #79b3f3
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2142 C
      #7fade3
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. ★ 284 U
      #7ab1e8
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  7. Resene

    1. Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  9. Glidden

    1. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  10. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

#78afee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78afee foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #78afee">…</p>

#78afee background

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #78afee">…</p>

#78afee 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 #78afee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7909358
Binary
01111000, 10101111, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#78afee
LRV
≈ 40.8%
Closest short hex
#7ae ΔE = 2.286
RGB
rgb(120, 175, 238)
RGBA
rgba(120, 175, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.328, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.618%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8867858 / 0xff78afee
HSL
hsl(212, 78%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 78%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.034), saturation: 50% (0.496), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 212.034, saturation: 49.580%, perceived brightness: 66.482%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.127, S: 78.888, L: 70.052
Cubehelix
H: -151.360, S: 0.741, L: 0.649
TSL
T: -1.790, S: 0.145, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.496), magenta: 26% (0.265), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 38.503, Y: 40.823, Z: 86.723
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.246, Y: 40.823
CIELab
L: 70.052, a: -0.953, b: -37.025
CIELuv
L: 70.052, u: -26.214, v: -59.232
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.052, C: 37.038, H: 268.526
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.052, C: 64.774, H: 246.127
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.893, a: -4.246, b: -35.750
CIECAM02
J: 60.106, C: 47.192, h: 247.632, Q: 152.746, M: 41.269, s: 51.979, H: 304.837
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -6.406, green: 2.431
LMS
L: 31.669, M: 42.736, S: 85.954
YCbCr
Y: 158.364, Cb: 163.797, Cr: 99.382
YCgCo
Y: 177.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: 0.500
YDbDr
Y: 165.737, Db: 108.729, Dr: 86.986
YPbPr
Y: 167.821, Pb: 37.825, Pr: -30.398
xvYCC
Y: 160.129, Cb: 161.227, Cr: 101.297
YIQ
Y: 165.737, I: -53.004, Q: 7.971
YUV
Y: 165.737, U: 35.562, V: -40.126
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.292
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.451

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