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#78b0cd Hex Color Code

#78b0cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78b0cd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78b0cd is comprised of 47.06% red, 69.02% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #78b0cd has a hue of 200° (degrees), 46% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483 nm.

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#78b0cd linear gradient to complementary #c79d7e

  1. #78b0cd
  2. #8badc0
  3. #9baab3
  4. #a8a7a5
  5. #b4a498
  6. #bea08b
  7. #c79d7e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5790ac
  2. #629ab7
  3. #6da5c2
  4. #78b0cd
  5. #83bbd8
  6. #8ec6e4
  7. #99d1ef

Tones

  1. #78b0cd
  2. #81aec6
  3. #89acbf
  4. #91aab8
  5. #97a7b1
  6. #9da5aa
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#78b0cd to white

  1. #78b0cd
  2. #90bdd5
  3. #a7cade
  4. #bdd7e6
  5. #d3e4ee
  6. #e9f2f7
  7. #ffffff

#78b0cd to black

  1. #78b0cd
  2. #6490a7
  3. #507283
  4. #3d5461
  5. #2b3941
  6. #191f23
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. KILZ

    1. ★ Calm Spring / C852
      #76afcb
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ Sail Away / C842
      #7eb6d3
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 0.777 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 0.791 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Skyward Bound 90BG 44/215
      #7eb1cd
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Wesley
      #72b1d0
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. ★ Bleu calme
      #7aadc5
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Stellar Blue
      #7caecb
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. ★ Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3577 CP
      #7db3d2
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 3577 U
      #7eaed0
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 1222T Joppa Blue
      #6cb4d1
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  11. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Flax Flower / T12 42.E5
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  13. Bristol

    1. ★ Flax Flower / P110-C4
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  15. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7344 - Gaugins Blue
      #81b4cf
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  17. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1052
      #83b2cb
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue / 70BG 41/201
      #84b1cb
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  19. Sto

    1. ★ 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. T2014-2
      #88b4ce
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Arabella / 351-4
      #81acc4
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  25. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B
      #6dadc9
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  26. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  27. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #80adcb
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Azure Blue
      #84adc7
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-e4
      #84b4cd
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 30-e5
      #7ca9c1
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  31. Behr

    1. 550D-5 Ocean Cruise
      #70aac6
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  32. Caparol

    1. 80 8 220 / Arctis 80
      #84b4cc
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  34. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  35. Sikkens

    1. S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  36. CIL

    1. Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Mayflower Blue
      #82b3c8
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  38. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  39. Devoe Paint

    1. Toronto Jays / 16BB 41/268
      #82b0d1
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  41. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #89aec6
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 39.7%

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#78b0cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78b0cd foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #78b0cd">…</p>

#78b0cd background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #78b0cd">…</p>

#78b0cd shadow

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

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78b0cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7909581
Binary
01111000, 10110000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#78b0cd
LRV
≈ 39.4%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 3.069
RGB
rgb(120, 176, 205)
RGBA
rgba(120, 176, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.351, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8867635 / 0xff78b0cd
HSL
hsl(200, 46%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 46%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.471), saturation: 41% (0.415), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 200.471, saturation: 41.463%, perceived brightness: 64.770%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.326, S: 55.816, L: 69.075
Cubehelix
H: -165.500, S: 0.522, L: 0.637
TSL
T: -1.920, S: 0.128, L: 0.637
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.415), magenta: 14% (0.141), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 34.287, Y: 39.449, Z: 63.554
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.287, Y: 39.449
CIELab
L: 69.075, a: -10.774, b: -20.462
CIELuv
L: 69.075, u: -26.858, v: -30.172
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.075, C: 23.125, H: 242.232
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.075, C: 40.394, H: 228.326
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.809, a: -12.474, b: -16.027
CIECAM02
J: 59.074, C: 34.530, h: 229.797, Q: 151.428, M: 30.196, s: 44.655, H: 291.049
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.157, jaune: -3.465, green: 2.862
LMS
L: 31.752, M: 43.229, S: 63.138
YCbCr
Y: 155.634, Cb: 149.019, Cr: 101.357
YCgCo
Y: 169.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.562, Db: 63.857, Dr: 80.941
YPbPr
Y: 166.160, Pb: 20.940, Pr: -29.334
xvYCC
Y: 158.702, Cb: 146.394, Cr: 102.232
YIQ
Y: 162.562, I: -42.677, Q: -2.819
YUV
Y: 162.562, U: 20.885, V: -37.340
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.430
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.863

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