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#78c9cb Hex Color Code

#78c9cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78c9cb is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #78c9cb is comprised of 47.06% red, 78.82% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #78c9cb has a hue of 181° (degrees), 44% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.85 nm.

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#78c9cb linear gradient to complementary #de6569

  1. #78c9cb
  2. #96baba
  3. #acaba9
  4. #bc9c99
  5. #ca8b88
  6. #d57978
  7. #de6569

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #53a5a7
  2. #5fb1b3
  3. #6cbdbf
  4. #78c9cb
  5. #84d5d7
  6. #91e2e4
  7. #9deff1

Tones

  1. #78c9cb
  2. #82c3c4
  3. #8abcbd
  4. #91b6b6
  5. #97afaf
  6. #9da9a9
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#78c9cb to White

  1. #78c9cb
  2. #91d2d3
  3. #a8dbdc
  4. #bee4e5
  5. #d4eded
  6. #eaf6f6
  7. #ffffff

#78c9cb to Black

  1. #78c9cb
  2. #64a4a6
  3. #508182
  4. #3d5f60
  5. #2b4040
  6. #192323
  7. #000000

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#78c9cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78c9cb foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #78c9cb">…</p>

#78c9cb background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #78c9cb">…</p>

#78c9cb shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78c9cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7915979
Binary
01111000, 11001001, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#78c9cb
LRV
≈ 50.1%
Closest short hex
#7cc ΔE = 1.289
RGB
rgb(120, 201, 203)
RGBA
rgba(120, 201, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.229, g: 0.384, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.631%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8861237 / 0xff78c9cb
HSL
hsl(181, 44%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(181, 44%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 181° (181.446), saturation: 41% (0.409), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 181.446, saturation: 40.887%, perceived brightness: 70.935%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 194.605, S: 63.286, L: 76.115
Cubehelix
H: -186.789, S: 0.619, L: 0.694
TSL
T: -1.512, S: 0.155, L: 0.694
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.409), magenta: 1% (0.010), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 39.408, Y: 50.075, Z: 64.077
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.326, Y: 50.075
CIELab
L: 76.115, a: -24.213, b: -8.782
CIELuv
L: 76.115, u: -37.052, v: -9.654
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.115, C: 25.756, H: 199.935
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.115, C: 38.289, H: 194.605
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.764, a: -24.432, b: -4.153
CIECAM02
J: 67.060, C: 34.840, h: 200.430, Q: 161.340, M: 30.467, s: 43.456, H: 253.922
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.075, jaune: -1.407, green: 4.358
LMS
L: 39.984, M: 57.666, S: 63.813
YCbCr
Y: 168.038, Cb: 140.866, Cr: 92.299
YCgCo
Y: 181.250, Cg: 19.750, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 177.009, Db: 39.116, Dr: 108.407
YPbPr
Y: 183.891, Pb: 10.315, Pr: -40.592
xvYCC
Y: 173.930, Cb: 137.061, Cr: 92.343
YIQ
Y: 177.009, I: -48.896, Q: -16.506
YUV
Y: 177.009, U: 12.792, V: -50.015
Munsell Color System
2.5B 7/6 ΔE = 1.926
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 14.854

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