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#78b6e5 Hex Color Code

#78b6e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78b6e5 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #78b6e5 is comprised of 47.06% red, 71.37% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #78b6e5 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 68% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.5 nm.

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#78b6e5 linear gradient to complementary #d4b389

  1. #78b6e5
  2. #8fb5d6
  3. #a1b5c6
  4. #b1b4b7
  5. #beb4a8
  6. #cab399
  7. #d4b389

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5495c2
  2. #60a0cd
  3. #6cabd9
  4. #78b6e5
  5. #84c1f1
  6. #90cdfd
  7. #9cd9ff

Tones

  1. #78b6e5
  2. #84b5dc
  3. #8fb4d3
  4. #98b2ca
  5. #a1b1c1
  6. #a8b0b8
  7. #afafaf

Tints and Shades

#78b6e5 to white

  1. #78b6e5
  2. #91c2e9
  3. #a9ceee
  4. #bfdaf2
  5. #d5e6f7
  6. #eaf2fb
  7. #ffffff

#78b6e5 to black

  1. #78b6e5
  2. #6495bb
  3. #507592
  4. #3d576c
  5. #2b3b47
  6. #1a2026
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  3. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. ★ Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 570B-4 Bayou
      #83b0da
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1050-R90B
      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mist Blue
      #84b9e4
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  10. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Sky
      #81b6dd
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. High Seas
      #8bb7dc
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. True Blue / 2066-50
      #6dbbeb
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  14. Sikkens

    1. S9.25.65
      #82b5db
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. T3.23.65
      #89b5db
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  15. California Paints

    1. DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  17. Plascon

    1. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Fisherman's Cove
      #86b8de
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  19. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  20. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  21. Dulux

    1. 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d2
      #7db4d9
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 32-d2
      #7bb1d7
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  25. Chrysler

    1. Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  27. Bristol

    1. Summer Flower / P108-C3
      #8bb6db
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Summer Flower / T12 39.E3
      #8bb6db
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 44.1%

#78b6e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78b6e5 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #78b6e5">…</p>

#78b6e5 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #78b6e5">…</p>

#78b6e5 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78b6e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7911141
Binary
01111000, 10110110, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#78b6e5
LRV
≈ 43.1%
Closest short hex
#7be ΔE = 1.927
RGB
rgb(120, 182, 229)
RGBA
rgba(120, 182, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.343, b: 0.431
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.626%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8866075 / 0xff78b6e5
HSL
hsl(206, 68%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 68%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.872), saturation: 48% (0.476), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 205.872, saturation: 47.598%, perceived brightness: 67.615%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.882, S: 65.973, L: 71.625
Cubehelix
H: -158.873, S: 0.689, L: 0.661
TSL
T: -2.080, S: 0.145, L: 0.662
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.476), magenta: 21% (0.205), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 38.612, Y: 43.103, Z: 80.399
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.266, Y: 43.103
CIELab
L: 71.625, a: -7.386, b: -29.692
CIELuv
L: 71.625, u: -28.972, v: -46.153
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.625, C: 30.597, H: 256.031
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.625, C: 54.493, H: 237.882
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.653, a: -9.914, b: -26.649
CIECAM02
J: 61.893, C: 42.405, h: 238.813, Q: 154.999, M: 37.082, s: 48.912, H: 300.602
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.203, jaune: -5.077, green: 2.916
LMS
L: 33.755, M: 46.491, S: 79.766
YCbCr
Y: 161.010, Cb: 157.809, Cr: 97.445
YCgCo
Y: 178.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: 2.750
YDbDr
Y: 168.820, Db: 90.551, Dr: 92.845
YPbPr
Y: 172.178, Pb: 30.630, Pr: -33.162
xvYCC
Y: 163.871, Cb: 154.906, Cr: 98.869
YIQ
Y: 168.820, I: -52.034, Q: 1.513
YUV
Y: 168.820, U: 29.616, V: -42.830
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.162
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 6.638

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