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Plascon Athenas Dream B4-A2-1 / #78b0ec Hex Color Code

#78b0ec Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78b0ec is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78b0ec is comprised of 47.06% red, 69.02% green and 92.55% blue. In the HSL color space #78b0ec has a hue of 211° (degrees), 75% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.05 nm.

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#78b0ec linear gradient to complementary #d4bf90

  1. #78b0ec
  2. #8fb2dd
  3. #a1b5ce
  4. #b1b7bf
  5. #bebaaf
  6. #c9bca0
  7. #d4bf90

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #548fc9
  2. #609ad5
  3. #6ca5e0
  4. #78b0ec
  5. #84bbf8
  6. #8fc6ff
  7. #9bd2ff

Tones

  1. #78b0ec
  2. #85b0e2
  3. #90b1d9
  4. #9ab1cf
  5. #a3b1c5
  6. #abb2bc
  7. #b2b2b2

Tints and Shades

#78b0ec to White

  1. #78b0ec
  2. #92bdef
  3. #a9caf3
  4. #c0d7f6
  5. #d5e4f9
  6. #eaf1fc
  7. #ffffff

#78b0ec to Black

  1. #78b0ec
  2. #6490c0
  3. #517297
  4. #3e546f
  5. #2b3949
  6. #1a1f27
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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    1. ★ Regatta Blue
      #79b3f3
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  6. Resene

    1. Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  9. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  10. Plascon

    1. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 42.1%

#78b0ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78b0ec foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #78b0ec">…</p>

#78b0ec background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #78b0ec">…</p>

#78b0ec shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78b0ec">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7909612
Binary
01111000, 10110000, 11101100
Hexadecimal
#78b0ec
LRV
≈ 41.1%
Closest short hex
#6ae ΔE = 2.978
RGB
rgb(120, 176, 236)
RGBA
rgba(120, 176, 236, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.331, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.619%, blue: 0.925%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8867604 / 0xff78b0ec
HSL
hsl(211, 75%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 75%%, 70%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.034), saturation: 49% (0.492), value: 93% (0.925)
HSP
hue: 211.034, saturation: 49.153%, perceived brightness: 66.595%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.885, S: 76.255, L: 70.244
Cubehelix
H: -152.565, S: 0.728, L: 0.650
TSL
T: -1.754, S: 0.145, L: 0.651
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.492), magenta: 25% (0.254), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.075)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 7% (0.075)
XYZ
X: 38.406, Y: 41.097, Z: 85.249
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.249, Y: 41.097
CIELab
L: 70.244, a: -2.091, b: -35.638
CIELuv
L: 70.244, u: -26.605, v: -56.757
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.244, C: 35.700, H: 266.643
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.244, C: 62.683, H: 244.885
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.107, a: -5.249, b: -33.969
CIECAM02
J: 60.326, C: 46.199, h: 246.279, Q: 153.025, M: 40.400, s: 51.382, H: 304.175
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.241, jaune: -6.154, green: 2.506
LMS
L: 31.955, M: 43.260, S: 84.508
YCbCr
Y: 158.672, Cb: 162.628, Cr: 99.156
YCgCo
Y: 177.000, Cg: -1.000, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 166.096, Db: 105.180, Dr: 87.668
YPbPr
Y: 168.392, Pb: 36.440, Pr: -30.760
xvYCC
Y: 160.619, Cb: 160.010, Cr: 100.979
YIQ
Y: 166.096, I: -52.636, Q: 6.827
YUV
Y: 166.096, U: 34.401, V: -40.441
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.218
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.162

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