Encycolorpedia

#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.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#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

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 0.777 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  2. ICI Paints

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

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

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

    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

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

    1. ★ 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. 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%
  9. Bristol

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Harbor Sky / 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Blue Spell / NP BGG 1570 T
      #64afcf
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  18. Valspar Paint

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

    1. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  20. 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%
  21. Sigma

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Harbor Sky / PPG1238-4
      #7eb6d0
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  28. Behr

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

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

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

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

    1. S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 116-4 U
      #67accd
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 15-4421 TPG
      #63aed0
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Ciel du voyageur
      #6db2cc
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  35. CIL

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

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

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

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

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

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

#78b0cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78b0cd foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #78b0cd">…</p>

#78b0cd background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #78b0cd">…</p>

#78b0cd shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<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

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue