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#796c8e Hex Color Code

#796c8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #796c8e is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #796c8e is comprised of 47.45% red, 42.35% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #796c8e has a hue of 263° (degrees), 14% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.37 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#796c8e linear gradient to complementary #7f9268

  1. #796c8e
  2. #7b7288
  3. #7d7982
  4. #7e7f7c
  5. #7f8575
  6. #7f8c6f
  7. #7f9268

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #645878
  2. #6b5e80
  3. #726587
  4. #796c8e
  5. #807395
  6. #877a9d
  7. #8f81a4

Tones

  1. #796c8e
  2. #7a6f8b
  3. #7b7288
  4. #7b7586
  5. #7c7783
  6. #7d7a80
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#796c8e to white

  1. #796c8e
  2. #8e83a0
  3. #a49bb2
  4. #bab3c5
  5. #d1ccd8
  6. #e8e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#796c8e to black

  1. #796c8e
  2. #645975
  3. #50485d
  4. #3c3646
  5. #2a2630
  6. #19171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pasqueflower R37E
      #7b6d8d
      ΔE = 0.848 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Storm R49E
      #7b6c97
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 17/202
      #7a6e8e
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 100-13 U
      #766c8c
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 667 XGC
      #827196
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Grapes / T10 36F-1
      #76698e
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Nirvana / T53-8
      #78668b
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2121
      #7c7090
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Nicolette's Night / 30RB 17/202
      #7d6d89
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Lilac
      #776887
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Crowning Glory B43-5
      #7c7194
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 211
      #807191
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 5173D Picked Plum
      #7e688a
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R60B
      #756985
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-63 Book of Spells
      #7f6a8b
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  15. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Glidden

    1. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wood Violet - 6557
      #7a6b85
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  20. Behr

    1. 650F-5 Purple Statice
      #786e87
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4289 Lilac Light 30RB 22/215
      #807396
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 4288 Concord Grape 30RB 19/261
      #786791
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  22. General Paint

    1. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 14.9%

#796c8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#796c8e foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #796c8e">…</p>

#796c8e background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #796c8e">…</p>

#796c8e shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #796c8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7957646
Binary
01111001, 01101100, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#796c8e
LRV
≈ 16.7%
Closest short hex
#768 ΔE = 2.336
RGB
rgb(121, 108, 142)
RGBA
rgba(121, 108, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.291, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8819570 / 0xff796c8e
HSL
hsl(263, 14%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(263, 14%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 263° (262.941), saturation: 24% (0.239), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 262.941, saturation: 23.944%, perceived brightness: 45.604%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.523, S: 20.103, L: 47.935
Cubehelix
H: -102.861, S: 0.221, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -3.920, S: 0.057, L: 0.454
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.148), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 18.129, Y: 16.743, Z: 27.863
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.267, Y: 16.743
CIELab
L: 47.935, a: 12.237, b: -16.743
CIELuv
L: 47.935, u: 4.780, v: -25.732
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.935, C: 20.738, H: 306.163
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.935, C: 26.172, H: 280.523
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.918, a: 7.479, b: -11.730
CIECAM02
J: 37.802, C: 22.775, h: 295.209, Q: 121.134, M: 19.916, s: 40.548, H: 331.165
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.207, jaune: -3.055, green: -1.190
LMS
L: 15.953, M: 15.836, S: 27.682
YCbCr
Y: 115.445, Cb: 141.002, Cr: 131.293
YCgCo
Y: 119.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 115.763, Db: 39.472, Dr: -9.951
YPbPr
Y: 113.217, Pb: 15.505, Pr: 4.936
xvYCC
Y: 113.233, Cb: 141.620, Cr: 132.336
YIQ
Y: 115.763, I: -3.179, Q: 13.328
YUV
Y: 115.763, U: 12.912, V: 4.595
Munsell Color System
5P 5/6 ΔE = 4.284
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.421

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