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#796d8d Hex Color Code

#796d8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #796d8d is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #796d8d is comprised of 47.45% red, 42.75% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #796d8d has a hue of 263° (degrees), 13% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.45 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#796d8d linear gradient to complementary #7f906a

  1. #796d8d
  2. #7b7387
  3. #7c7982
  4. #7d7f7c
  5. #7e8476
  6. #7f8a70
  7. #7f906a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #645877
  2. #6b5f7e
  3. #726686
  4. #796d8d
  5. #807494
  6. #877b9c
  7. #8f82a3

Tints and Shades

#796d8d to white

  1. #796d8d
  2. #8e849f
  3. #a49bb2
  4. #bab3c5
  5. #d1ccd8
  6. #e8e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#796d8d to black

  1. #796d8d
  2. #645a74
  3. #50485c
  4. #3c3745
  5. #2a262f
  6. #19171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 17/202
      #7a6e8e
      ΔE = 0.399 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pasqueflower R37E
      #7b6d8d
      ΔE = 0.606 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7447 UP
      #796e8c
      ΔE = 0.713 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ P 103-12 U
      #756d87
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2121
      #7c7090
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 60 3 335 / Purpurit 30
      #7c7088
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Nicolette's Night / 30RB 17/202
      #7d6d89
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  6. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Crowning Glory B43-5
      #7c7194
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Lilac
      #776887
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 211
      #807191
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  11. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Garden Violets / 10RB 17/210
      #766b91
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Grapes / T10 36F-1
      #76698e
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Purple Relic / T10 35I-1
      #7c6e87
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R60B
      #756985
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 650F-5 Purple Statice
      #786e87
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wood Violet - 6557
      #7a6b85
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-63 Book of Spells
      #7f6a8b
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4289 Lilac Light 30RB 22/215
      #807396
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 4319 Grape Surprise 50RB 20/199
      #816b8b
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  21. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Huckleberry Hill / 41B-5
      #7d748f
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 18.8%

#796d8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#796d8d foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #796d8d">…</p>

#796d8d background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #796d8d">…</p>

#796d8d shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #796d8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7957901
Binary
01111001, 01101101, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#796d8d
LRV
≈ 16.9%
Closest short hex
#768 ΔE = 2.712
RGB
rgb(121, 109, 141)
RGBA
rgba(121, 109, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.294, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.427%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8819315 / 0xff796d8d
HSL
hsl(262, 13%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(262, 13%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 262° (262.500), saturation: 23% (0.227), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 262.500, saturation: 22.695%, perceived brightness: 45.764%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.315, S: 18.985, L: 48.166
Cubehelix
H: -103.278, S: 0.208, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -3.902, S: 0.054, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.142), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 18.161, Y: 16.925, Z: 27.504
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.270, Y: 16.925
CIELab
L: 48.166, a: 11.406, b: -15.797
CIELuv
L: 48.166, u: 4.411, v: -24.234
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.166, C: 19.485, H: 305.831
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.166, C: 24.632, H: 280.315
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.140, a: 6.799, b: -10.840
CIECAM02
J: 38.012, C: 21.647, h: 294.770, Q: 121.471, M: 18.930, s: 39.477, H: 330.891
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.199, jaune: -2.883, green: -1.095
LMS
L: 16.112, M: 16.121, S: 27.332
YCbCr
Y: 115.851, Cb: 140.272, Cr: 130.996
YCgCo
Y: 120.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.236, Db: 37.256, Dr: -9.052
YPbPr
Y: 113.860, Pb: 14.620, Pr: 4.528
xvYCC
Y: 113.786, Cb: 140.843, Cr: 131.978
YIQ
Y: 116.236, I: -3.132, Q: 12.494
YUV
Y: 116.236, U: 12.188, V: 4.180
Munsell Color System
5P 5/4 ΔE = 4.148
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.774

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