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#7978d8 Hex Color Code

#7978d8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7978d8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7978d8 is comprised of 47.45% red, 47.06% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #7978d8 has a hue of 241° (degrees), 55% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.76 nm.

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#7978d8 linear gradient to complementary #c1db75

  1. #7978d8
  2. #8d88c9
  3. #9c98ba
  4. #a8a8ab
  5. #b2b99a
  6. #baca88
  7. #c1db75

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5e60bd
  2. #6768c6
  3. #7070cf
  4. #7978d8
  5. #8280e1
  6. #8b88ea
  7. #9490f3

Tones

  1. #7978d8
  2. #8480d0
  3. #8d88c8
  4. #9590c0
  5. #9c98b8
  6. #a2a0b0
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#7978d8 to white

  1. #7978d8
  2. #928ddf
  3. #a9a3e6
  4. #bfb9ec
  5. #d5d0f3
  6. #eae7f9
  7. #ffffff

#7978d8 to black

  1. #7978d8
  2. #6563b0
  3. #514f8a
  4. #3e3c66
  5. #2b2944
  6. #1a1825
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
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      #6f7bd4
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
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      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
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    1. Charlie B7-B1-4
      #7874e4
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 23.9%

#7978d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7978d8 foreground

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

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #7978d8">…</p>

#7978d8 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #7978d8">…</p>

#7978d8 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7978d8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7960792
Binary
01111001, 01111000, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#7978d8
LRV
≈ 22.5%
Closest short hex
#77d ΔE = 0.949
RGB
rgb(121, 120, 216)
RGBA
rgba(121, 120, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.263, b: 0.473
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.471%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8816424 / 0xff7978d8
HSL
hsl(241, 55%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(241, 55%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 241° (240.625), saturation: 44% (0.444), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 240.625, saturation: 44.444%, perceived brightness: 52.831%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.149, S: 69.266, L: 54.506
Cubehelix
H: -122.565, S: 0.678, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -2.976, S: 0.132, L: 0.515
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.440), magenta: 44% (0.444), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 26.993, Y: 22.455, Z: 67.864
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.191, Y: 22.455
CIELab
L: 54.506, a: 24.749, b: -49.278
CIELuv
L: 54.506, u: -5.351, v: -79.480
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.506, C: 55.144, H: 296.667
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.506, C: 79.660, H: 266.149
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.386, a: 18.753, b: -51.742
CIECAM02
J: 43.849, C: 53.378, h: 274.806, Q: 130.463, M: 46.679, s: 59.816, H: 319.089
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.401, jaune: -8.860, green: -0.746
LMS
L: 18.406, M: 19.539, S: 67.124
YCbCr
Y: 128.745, Cb: 169.996, Cr: 121.623
YCgCo
Y: 144.250, Cg: -24.250, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 131.243, Db: 127.518, Dr: 19.499
YPbPr
Y: 127.125, Pb: 47.885, Pr: -3.916
xvYCC
Y: 125.178, Cb: 170.064, Cr: 124.560
YIQ
Y: 131.243, I: -30.246, Q: 30.080
YUV
Y: 131.243, U: 41.710, V: -8.986
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.324
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 8.096

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