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#78b6cb Hex Color Code

#78b6cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78b6cb is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #78b6cb is comprised of 47.06% red, 71.37% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #78b6cb has a hue of 195° (degrees), 44% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.32 nm.

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#78b6cb linear gradient to complementary #c9917a

  1. #78b6cb
  2. #8cb0bd
  3. #9daab0
  4. #aaa4a2
  5. #b69e95
  6. #c09887
  7. #c9917a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5695a9
  2. #62a0b4
  3. #6dabc0
  4. #78b6cb
  5. #83c1d7
  6. #8fcde2
  7. #9ad8ee

Tones

  1. #78b6cb
  2. #81b3c4
  3. #89afbd
  4. #90acb6
  5. #97a9b0
  6. #9da5a9
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#78b6cb to White

  1. #78b6cb
  2. #90c2d4
  3. #a7cedc
  4. #bddae5
  5. #d3e6ed
  6. #e9f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#78b6cb to Black

  1. #78b6cb
  2. #6495a6
  3. #507582
  4. #3d5760
  5. #2b3b40
  6. #192023
  7. #000000

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  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Nautilus - 6780
      #79b5cb
      ΔE = 0.673
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Nautilus
      #73b5cb
      ΔE = 0.764
    2. ★ Open Seas
      #81b4c7
      ΔE = 1.602
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Skyscape
      #7db6c9
      ΔE = 0.848
    2. Building Block Blue
      #7bbdd3
      ΔE = 2.452
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/12
      #74b4c8
      ΔE = 1.054
    2. ★ 39/06
      #74bcd4
      ΔE = 2.290
  5. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Damselfly
      #7ab8cb
      ΔE = 1.064
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sail Blue / T10 46B-2
      #79b8cb
      ΔE = 1.103
    2. Leigh / T12 43.E2
      #73b8d4
      ΔE = 2.523
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Harbor Sky A55-4
      #7db9cc
      ΔE = 1.353
    2. ★ Sail Blue A54-4
      #7cb9d1
      ΔE = 1.776
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Seagull B76-052-227
      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 1.528
    2. Parachute B76-064-218
      #65b8d1
      ΔE = 2.647
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d3
      #74b5c7
      ΔE = 1.614
    2. 28-d2
      #7abed1
      ΔE = 2.985
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 1.698
  11. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9703
      #82b6c7
      ΔE = 1.721
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7458
      #82b8c9
      ΔE = 1.847
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.12.15
      #7fbbcf
      ΔE = 1.937
    2. 66.12.15
      #84b9cf
      ΔE = 2.328
  14. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Calypso
      #81b9ca
      ΔE = 1.948
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5258
      #75bbcf
      ΔE = 2.042
  16. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Port Blue
      #6bb6d0
      ΔE = 2.050
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ R2.22.66
      #7cbcd1
      ΔE = 2.118
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 2.193
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue
      #82b3c8
      ΔE = 2.214
    2. Michigan Lakes
      #87b8c6
      ΔE = 2.934
  20. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B45 Sky Blue
      #7db7c6
      ΔE = 2.281
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Aventura
      #7bb0c2
      ΔE = 2.294
    2. Ciel du voyageur
      #6db2cc
      ΔE = 2.422
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Montana Sky 25-9
      #67b5ce
      ΔE = 2.314
  23. Dupont

    1. CAS499
      #6bb5d0
      ΔE = 2.316
    2. CAS483
      #66b7d0
      ΔE = 2.450
  24. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Dahlia 70BG 47/182
      #87b8ca
      ΔE = 2.319
    2. Michigan Lakes 50BG 44/184
      #7eb2c1
      ΔE = 2.490
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Beside the Ocean / 70BG 40/284
      #69b2c9
      ΔE = 2.386
    2. Mayflower Blue / 70BG 41/201
      #84b2c1
      ΔE = 2.749
  26. General Paint

    1. Dusty Sea / CL 2194M
      #74b6c6
      ΔE = 2.424
  27. Sto

    1. 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 2.435
  28. Alcro

    1. Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 2.454
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1212T Blue Music
      #68b6d1
      ΔE = 2.470
    2. 1222T Joppa Blue
      #6cb4d1
      ΔE = 2.958
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Crystal Lake / 353-4
      #86b5c4
      ΔE = 2.555
    2. Harbor Sky / 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.896
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crystal Lake 353-4
      #86b5c4
      ΔE = 2.555
    2. Harbor Sky 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.896
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Patch of Blue / KM3190-2
      #63b4cc
      ΔE = 2.813
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 3-33-4 Skyline
      #86b2c5
      ΔE = 2.815
    2. 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #64b5cb
      ΔE = 2.817
  34. Dulux

    1. Azure Fusion 6
      #64b5d0
      ΔE = 2.820
    2. 50BG 44/184
      #86b8c6
      ΔE = 2.871
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Athenian Blue / 773
      #84b9d1
      ΔE = 2.838
  36. Vista Paint

    1. Skyway
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.887
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.887
  38. Berger

    1. Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.887
  39. Crown Paint

    1. Beat Generation Blue
      #7fb5c2
      ΔE = 2.948

#78b6cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78b6cb foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #78b6cb">…</p>

#78b6cb background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #78b6cb">…</p>

#78b6cb shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78b6cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7911115
Binary
01111000, 10110110, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#78b6cb
Closest short hex
#7bc ΔE = 2.632
RGB
rgb(120, 182, 203)
RGBA
rgba(120, 182, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.360, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 47.059%, yellow: 60.976%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8866101 / 0xff78b6cb
HSL
hsl(195, 44%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 44%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (195.181), saturation: 41% (0.409), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 195.181, saturation: 40.887, perceived brightness: 66.142
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 219.214, S: 57.533, L: 70.704
Cubehelix
H: -171.853, S: 0.527, L: 0.650
TSL
T: -1.785, S: 0.133, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 41 (0.409), magenta: 10 (0.103), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 20 (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 53 (0.529), magenta: 29 (0.286), yellow: 20 (0.204)
XYZ
X: 35.249, Y: 41.758, Z: 62.691
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.299, Y: 41.758
CIELab
L: 70.704, a: -14.493, b: -16.894
CIELuv
L: 70.704, u: -29.322, v: -23.927
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.704, C: 22.259, H: 229.375
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.704, C: 37.846, H: 219.214
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.621, a: -15.718, b: -12.285
CIECAM02
J: 60.887, C: 33.560, h: 221.230, Q: 153.735, M: 29.348, s: 43.692, H: 280.750
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -2.831, green: 3.249
LMS
L: 33.589, M: 46.466, S: 62.324
YCbCr
Y: 158.462, Cb: 146.395, Cr: 99.291
YCgCo
Y: 171.750, Cg: 10.250, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 165.856, Db: 55.893, Dr: 87.203
YPbPr
Y: 170.306, Pb: 17.630, Pr: -31.966
xvYCC
Y: 162.263, Cb: 143.487, Cr: 99.920
YIQ
Y: 165.856, I: -43.681, Q: -6.576
YUV
Y: 165.856, U: 18.280, V: -40.230
Munsell Color System
10B 7/6 ΔE = 3.919
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.566

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