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#78bac4 Hex Color Code

#78bac4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78bac4 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #78bac4 is comprised of 47.06% red, 72.94% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #78bac4 has a hue of 188° (degrees), 39% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.2 nm.

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#78bac4 linear gradient to complementary #c97f73

  1. #78bac4
  2. #8db1b6
  3. #9ea7a8
  4. #ac9e9b
  5. #b7948d
  6. #c18a80
  7. #c97f73

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5698a2
  2. #61a3ad
  3. #6dafb9
  4. #78bac4
  5. #83c6d0
  6. #8fd1db
  7. #9adde7

Tones

  1. #78bac4
  2. #80b5be
  3. #88b1b7
  4. #8eacb1
  5. #94a7ab
  6. #99a3a4
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#78bac4 to white

  1. #78bac4
  2. #90c5ce
  3. #a7d1d7
  4. #bddce1
  5. #d3e8eb
  6. #e9f3f5
  7. #ffffff

#78bac4 to black

  1. #78bac4
  2. #6498a0
  3. #50787e
  4. #3d595d
  5. #2b3c3e
  6. #192122
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Opulence / T74-4
      #7abcc6
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Blue Attraction / T73-5
      #6bbbc2
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6153-41 Mahoney Bay
      #7dbac4
      ΔE = 0.776 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  3. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 121-12 C
      #73b9c1
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 7709 UP
      #70b4bd
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2017-1
      #7ebac1
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 44/248
      #70bcc8
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Blue View
      #88b7bf
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 72.12.15
      #80b8c1
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Newport
      #72bbc9
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Newport / 30BG 44/248
      #74bbc2
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Michigan Lakes / 50BG 44/184
      #89b8c0
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2030-B30G
      #7ebbc1
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Sea of Love / 32C-5
      #70bbc3
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Blue My Mind / 34C-5
      #74b6c5
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Hydre
      #6dbac3
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. ★ Parc Avon
      #7db5bd
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  14. Jotun

    1. ★ 0129 / Isle Of Sky
      #84bbc2
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Rockets
      #84bdc6
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-c2
      #6ab8c4
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 29-c1
      #6fc0cd
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  17. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Nautilus - 6780
      #71b8c7
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Rapture Blue - 6773
      #7dc1cb
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  19. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/12
      #7cc0c8
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. 2413
      #80c0cc
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Floridian 30BG 50/237
      #73c0cd
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 2-30-4 Robin's Egg
      #6abdc6
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7432 - Skyway
      #72bdcd
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  23. Behr

    1. 520D-4 Shallow Sea
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Castaway / 400
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Fresh Basin
      #84b5bc
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Positano Blue
      #74c2cc
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  28. Bristol

    1. River Port / P127-C4
      #74bacb
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Beat Generation Blue
      #7fb5c2
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  30. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B45 Sky Blue
      #7db7c6
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  31. General Paint

    1. Dusty Sea / CL 2194M
      #74b6c6
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3162T Early Trek
      #73b9bd
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  33. Plascon

    1. Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  34. Alcro

    1. Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 41.5%

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#78bac4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78bac4 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #78bac4">…</p>

#78bac4 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #78bac4">…</p>

#78bac4 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78bac4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7912132
Binary
01111000, 10111010, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#78bac4
LRV
≈ 43.1%
Closest short hex
#7bc ΔE = 2.840
RGB
rgb(120, 186, 196)
RGBA
rgba(120, 186, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.371, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.609%, blue: 0.769%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8865084 / 0xff78bac4
HSL
hsl(188, 39%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 39%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.895), saturation: 39% (0.388), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 187.895, saturation: 38.776%, perceived brightness: 66.774%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.808, S: 57.929, L: 71.619
Cubehelix
H: -180.121, S: 0.507, L: 0.656
TSL
T: -1.627, S: 0.136, L: 0.656
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 5% (0.051), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 35.265, Y: 43.094, Z: 58.674
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.314, Y: 43.094
CIELab
L: 71.619, a: -18.383, b: -11.684
CIELuv
L: 71.619, u: -31.075, v: -15.028
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.619, C: 21.782, H: 212.440
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.619, C: 34.518, H: 205.808
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.646, a: -18.991, b: -7.040
CIECAM02
J: 61.916, C: 31.900, h: 209.675, Q: 155.029, M: 27.896, s: 42.420, H: 266.181
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.101, jaune: -1.926, green: 3.591
LMS
L: 34.827, M: 48.698, S: 58.391
YCbCr
Y: 159.792, Cb: 142.158, Cr: 98.316
YCgCo
Y: 172.000, Cg: 14.000, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 167.406, Db: 43.030, Dr: 90.148
YPbPr
Y: 172.662, Pb: 12.590, Pr: -33.460
xvYCC
Y: 164.286, Cb: 139.059, Cr: 98.608
YIQ
Y: 167.406, I: -42.530, Q: -10.845
YUV
Y: 167.406, U: 14.072, V: -41.590
Munsell Color System
5B 7/6 ΔE = 2.914
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.628

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