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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

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#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. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet
      #796f91
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2121
      #7c7090
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 60 3 335 / Purpurit 30
      #7c7088
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. 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%
  7. Sto

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  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. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

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

    1. ★ Purple Rain / 443-6
      #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%

#796d8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#796d8d foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #796d8d">…</p>

#796d8d background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

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

#796d8d shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<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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