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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. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 17/202
      #7a6e8e
      ΔE = 0.919
    2. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.558
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet
      #796f91
      ΔE = 1.262
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Grapes / T10 36F-1
      #76698e
      ΔE = 1.456
    2. Nirvana / T53-8
      #78668b
      ΔE = 2.434
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2121
      #7c7090
      ΔE = 1.587
  5. Devoe Paint

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

    1. ★ P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 1.758
  7. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Lilac
      #776887
      ΔE = 1.916
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Crowning Glory B43-5
      #7c7194
      ΔE = 1.962
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 2.005
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 2.022
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 211
      #807191
      ΔE = 2.301
    2. 5173D Picked Plum
      #7e688a
      ΔE = 2.687
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R60B
      #756985
      ΔE = 2.357
  13. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-63 Book of Spells
      #7f6a8b
      ΔE = 2.378
  14. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 2.391
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.437
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.959
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Rain 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.437
    2. Purple Grapes 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.959
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wood Violet - 6557
      #7a6b85
      ΔE = 2.744
  18. Behr

    1. 650F-5 Purple Statice
      #786e87
      ΔE = 2.821
  19. ICI Paints

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

    1. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.870

#796c8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#796c8e foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #796c8e">…</p>

#796c8e background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #796c8e">…</p>

#796c8e shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<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
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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