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#796f8e Hex Color Code

#796f8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #796f8e is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #796f8e is comprised of 47.45% red, 43.53% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #796f8e has a hue of 259° (degrees), 12% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.26 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#796f8e linear gradient to complementary #83916c

  1. #796f8e
  2. #7b7589
  3. #7e7a83
  4. #7f807e
  5. #818678
  6. #828b72
  7. #83916c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #645a78
  2. #6b617f
  3. #726887
  4. #796f8e
  5. #807695
  6. #887d9d
  7. #8f85a5

Tints and Shades

#796f8e to white

  1. #796f8e
  2. #8e85a0
  3. #a49db2
  4. #bab4c5
  5. #d1cdd8
  6. #e8e6eb
  7. #ffffff

#796f8e to black

  1. #796f8e
  2. #645c75
  3. #50495d
  4. #3c3846
  5. #2a2730
  6. #19171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 30RB 17/202
      #7a6e8e
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2121
      #7c7090
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 60 3 335 / Purpurit 30
      #7c7088
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pasqueflower R37E
      #7b6d8d
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. KAPOW! X13R25E
      #786f85
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  4. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Nicolette's Night / 30RB 17/202
      #7d6d89
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Crowning Glory B43-5
      #7c7194
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7447 U
      #7f7392
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 2361 C
      #70708d
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 211
      #807191
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 5183D Ruling Royalty
      #757197
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 650F-5 Purple Statice
      #786e87
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  11. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Huckleberry Hill / 41B-5
      #7d748f
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 4-42-5 Cleopatra
      #7a738c
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 4-43-5 Lavender Eyes
      #7e738c
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Plum Shade / 444-6
      #79738b
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Plum Shade / PPG1173-6
      #78738b
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  16. Glidden

    1. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Plum Shade / PPG1173-6
      #78738b
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4289 Lilac Light 30RB 22/215
      #807396
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 4270 Royal Aberdeen 10RB 21/218
      #757196
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. 7349-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  20. Sico

    1. 6048-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Purple Relic / T10 35I-1
      #7c6e87
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Purple Grapes / T10 36F-1
      #76698e
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R60B
      #756985
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wood Violet - 6557
      #7a6b85
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  24. Mylands of London

    1. Lilac
      #776887
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R50B
      #777086
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 17.2%

#796f8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#796f8e foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #796f8e">…</p>

#796f8e background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #796f8e">…</p>

#796f8e shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #796f8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7958414
Binary
01111001, 01101111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#796f8e
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#768 ΔE = 3.542
RGB
rgb(121, 111, 142)
RGBA
rgba(121, 111, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.297, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.435%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8818802 / 0xff796f8e
HSL
hsl(259, 12%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(259, 12%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 259° (259.355), saturation: 22% (0.218), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 259.355, saturation: 21.831%, perceived brightness: 46.249%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.185, S: 18.757, L: 48.744
Cubehelix
H: -106.238, S: 0.203, L: 0.460
TSL
T: -3.773, S: 0.051, L: 0.461
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.148), magenta: 22% (0.218), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 18.451, Y: 17.387, Z: 27.970
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.272, Y: 17.387
CIELab
L: 48.744, a: 10.443, b: -15.510
CIELuv
L: 48.744, u: 3.414, v: -23.732
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.744, C: 18.698, H: 303.952
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.744, C: 23.976, H: 278.185
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.697, a: 6.016, b: -10.582
CIECAM02
J: 38.539, C: 21.105, h: 292.066, Q: 122.310, M: 18.456, s: 38.845, H: 329.219
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.195, jaune: -2.823, green: -0.941
LMS
L: 16.448, M: 16.702, S: 27.797
YCbCr
Y: 116.957, Cb: 140.129, Cr: 130.189
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.524, Db: 36.823, Dr: -6.603
YPbPr
Y: 115.362, Pb: 14.350, Pr: 3.574
xvYCC
Y: 115.076, Cb: 140.605, Cr: 131.140
YIQ
Y: 117.524, I: -4.002, Q: 11.760
YUV
Y: 117.524, U: 12.046, V: 3.050
Munsell Color System
5P 5/4 ΔE = 3.574
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.958

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