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Old lavender / #796878 Hex Color Code

#796878 Paint ChipThe color old lavender with hexadecimal color code #796878 is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #796878 is comprised of 47.45% red, 40.78% green and 47.06% blue. In the HSL color space #796878 has a hue of 304° (degrees), 8% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 546.63 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#796878 linear gradient to complementary #677a69

  1. #796878
  2. #766b76
  3. #746e73
  4. #717171
  5. #6e746e
  6. #6a776c
  7. #677a69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #655464
  2. #6c5b6b
  3. #726171
  4. #796878
  5. #806f7f
  6. #877586
  7. #8e7c8d

Tints and Shades

#796878 to white

  1. #796878
  2. #8e7f8d
  3. #a498a3
  4. #bab1b9
  5. #d1cad0
  6. #e8e4e7
  7. #ffffff

#796878 to black

  1. #796878
  2. #645663
  3. #50454f
  4. #3c353c
  5. #2a2529
  6. #181618
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4343 Amethyst Reflection 70RB 18/117
      #786777
      ΔE = 0.403 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Velvet Night 90RB 18/116
      #7a6674
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Wild Orchird
      #7c6b7d
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Witness / T10 34L-1
      #776474
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R40B
      #7d6c7d
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10965
      #7e687a
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ Y0.10.40
      #7f6a7b
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. X0.10.40
      #7a6c81
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-43-5 Scotch Thistle
      #776b7a
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Red Night Mist
      #7d687c
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Belladonna
      #7e6777
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Mellow Heather 1
      #7d6d7e
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-45-5 Dark Taupe
      #776a75
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 5-46-5 Windsor
      #7e6b76
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. Crowded House / NP N 1940 D
      #7c6e7d
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Slight Nudge / NP N 1947 D
      #75687c
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  13. Ralph Lauren

    1. Amethyst Stone / RLVM293
      #736477
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6441
      #736874
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. Resene

    1. Rum V53-018-308
      #716675
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Labyrinth V57-021-309
      #786a7f
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-53 Violet Caprice
      #7c6c80
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7362-53 Orion
      #816d7e
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. Purple Sage / 30RB 16/144
      #776b7e
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Colortrend

    1. Thunder
      #7c6d80
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  19. Sico

    1. 6046-53 Orion
      #816d7e
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Dusk / ATC-74
      #7d6a75
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 643
      #706575
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  22. Behr

    1. 660F-6 Peruvian Violet
      #73697c
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  23. Olympic

    1. Grape Jelly C41-5
      #7a687f
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Columbine 31-22
      #7f6f7c
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  25. Asian Paints

    1. Fresh Orchid / 9111
      #79687f
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 15.5%

#796878 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#796878 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #796878">…</p>

#796878 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #796878">…</p>

#796878 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #796878">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7956600
Binary
01111001, 01101000, 01111000
Hexadecimal
#796878
LRV
≈ 15.3%
Closest short hex
#767 ΔE = 0.889
RGB
rgb(121, 104, 120)
RGBA
rgba(121, 104, 120, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.351, g: 0.301, b: 0.348
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8820616 / 0xff796878
HSL
hsl(304, 8%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(304, 8%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 304° (303.529), saturation: 14% (0.140), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 303.529, saturation: 14.050%, perceived brightness: 43.613%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 310.132, S: 12.967, L: 46.072
Cubehelix
H: -67.333, S: 0.122, L: 0.435
TSL
T: 4.900, S: 0.049, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 14% (0.140), yellow: 1% (0.008), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 53% (0.529)
XYZ
X: 16.225, Y: 15.322, Z: 19.868
xyY
x: 0.316, y: 0.298, Y: 15.322
CIELab
L: 46.072, a: 9.815, b: -6.419
CIELuv
L: 46.072, u: 8.679, v: -10.295
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.072, C: 11.727, H: 326.816
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.072, C: 13.465, H: 310.132
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.143, a: 5.489, b: -2.694
CIECAM02
J: 36.132, C: 13.108, h: 323.386, Q: 118.429, M: 11.463, s: 31.112, H: 350.212
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -1.282, green: -1.240
LMS
L: 15.246, M: 14.714, S: 19.796
YCbCr
Y: 111.273, Cb: 132.508, Cr: 134.327
YCgCo
Y: 112.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 30.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.907, Db: 13.678, Dr: -19.189
YPbPr
Y: 108.773, Pb: 6.045, Pr: 7.764
xvYCC
Y: 109.417, Cb: 133.310, Cr: 134.820
YIQ
Y: 110.907, I: 4.987, Q: 8.573
YUV
Y: 110.907, U: 4.476, V: 8.855
Munsell Color System
2.5RP 4/2 ΔE = 4.426
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 12.100

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