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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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  1. American green 1952 vintage car on the promenade Malecon and in the background the Castillo de los Tres Reyes del Morro in Havana City Cuba - Serie Cuba Reportage
  2. Girl leaping towards the sky
  3. Statue outside the Catedral Primada de America Santo Domingo

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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 / #fff

#78b0ec to black

  1. #78b0ec
  2. #6490c0
  3. #517297
  4. #3e546f
  5. #2b3949
  6. #1a1f27
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
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      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
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      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
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      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
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      ΔE = 3.521 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
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      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
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      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
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      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      #83b1dd
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
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      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
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      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
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      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
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      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  31. TRUMATCH

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      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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  32. Opaltone / OMS

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      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
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      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. RAL 610-4
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      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
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      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
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      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  38. Taubmans

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      #89afd7
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
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      #92b1da
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Bayou 570B-4
      #8bb5de
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2010-1
      #8fb0d7
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  42. Dulux

    1. 45BB 37/281
      #7ca4d3
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 56BB 45/240
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  43. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  44. General Paint

    1. Gypsy / CL 2353M
      #90acd3
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  45. Laura Ashley

    1. 1504 Sapphire 4
      #95aed7
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  46. Tikkurila

    1. V351
      #92abd4
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  47. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A50
      #97b1da
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  48. Sikkens

    1. U3.19.64
      #99b0de
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. U3.20.64
      #97add9
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. 4178 Elise 36BB 46/231
      #8db0d5
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  50. Clark+Kensington

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      #8ba9d0
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  51. ProMarker

    1. Cadet Blue
      #89b8e2
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  52. Pascol

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      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

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#78b0ec HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78b0ec foreground

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<p style="color: #78b0ec">…</p>

#78b0ec background

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#78b0ec shadow

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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: 47.059%, yellow: 61.870%, blue: 92.549%
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
YCoCg
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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