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#79797a Hex Color Code

#79797a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79797a is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #79797a is comprised of 47.45% red, 47.45% green and 47.84% blue. In the HSL color space #79797a has a hue of 240° (degrees), 0% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.21 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #636364
  2. #6a6a6b
  3. #727273
  4. #79797a
  5. #818182
  6. #888889
  7. #909091

Tints and Shades

#79797a to White

  1. #79797a
  2. #8e8e8f
  3. #a4a4a4
  4. #bababa
  5. #d0d0d1
  6. #e7e7e8
  7. #ffffff

#79797a to Black

  1. #79797a
  2. #646465
  3. #505050
  4. #3c3c3d
  5. #2a2a2a
  6. #181819
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Cyklon 515 / 5301-B28G
      #777879
      ΔE = 0.622
  2. Humbrol

    1. ★ 156 Dark Camouflage Grey
      #78797b
      ΔE = 0.686
  3. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N44 Bridge Grey
      #767778
      ΔE = 0.962
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Grimmy's Grey
      #777777
      ΔE = 0.999
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Westchester Gray - 2849
      #797978
      ΔE = 1.156
    2. Special Gray - 6277
      #7b787d
      ΔE = 2.568
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10994
      #797978
      ΔE = 1.156
    2. CF10793
      #7a7f81
      ΔE = 2.809
  7. Bentley

    1. ★ Kensington Grey / 9561053
      #7b7c7c
      ΔE = 1.283
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.39
      #7a7c7d
      ΔE = 1.284
    2. ★ 78.01.21
      #757978
      ΔE = 2.002
  9. Jotun

    1. ★ 9913 / Matrix
      #7b7a79
      ΔE = 1.287
    2. 4622 / Plomme
      #78767b
      ΔE = 2.584
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 566X
      #777a7a
      ΔE = 1.326
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Trojan N59-004-237
      #757878
      ΔE = 1.486
    2. Mid Grey N58-005-255
      #717476
      ΔE = 2.562
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Amazing Touch / NP N 1924 D
      #7c7879
      ΔE = 1.583
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Steel Wool / 2121-20
      #797c7e
      ΔE = 1.604
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Almost Charcoal
      #7d7d7d
      ΔE = 1.651
    2. Iron Frost
      #7a7d81
      ΔE = 2.473
  15. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Astrogranite
      #757679
      ΔE = 1.709
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 6000-N
      #787b7a
      ΔE = 1.731
    2. Mineral Grey / FS224
      #7d8080
      ΔE = 2.807
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Obelisk / T12 41.F11
      #78787c
      ΔE = 1.734
    2. Day's End / T12 9.F3
      #807d80
      ΔE = 2.496
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 424
      #7a7a78
      ΔE = 1.754
    2. Cool Grey 10
      #737373
      ΔE = 2.481
  19. Sico

    1. ★ 6208-52 Andesite
      #747878
      ΔE = 1.844
    2. ★ 6182-52 Grey Pepper
      #777474
      ΔE = 2.202
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7403-52 Andesite
      #747878
      ΔE = 1.844
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Night Forest 50RB 21/020
      #787577
      ΔE = 1.856
    2. ★ Charcoal Slate 30BB 21/014
      #737575
      ΔE = 2.041
  22. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.45
      #7a7b79
      ΔE = 1.881
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Midnight Titanium
      #767578
      ΔE = 1.888
    2. Light Smoke
      #7e7b7f
      ΔE = 2.358
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ T2141-6
      #777775
      ΔE = 1.942
    2. ★ T2140-5
      #757978
      ΔE = 2.002
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4502-B
      #7f7d7d
      ΔE = 1.975
  26. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36152
      #74797b
      ΔE = 2.041
    2. Federal Standard 26152
      #727779
      ΔE = 2.330
  27. Audi

    1. ★ Graphite Gray Metallic / 9Q9Q, LM7W
      #7a7d7c
      ΔE = 2.091
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dawn Gray
      #727678
      ΔE = 2.225
    2. Nassak Gray
      #717476
      ΔE = 2.562
  29. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2712
      #7f7b7a
      ΔE = 2.226
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Quiet Time 29-18
      #79787d
      ΔE = 2.321
    2. James Southall Blue CW722
      #76787d
      ΔE = 2.430
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 6369 - Legendary Gray
      #787976
      ΔE = 2.347
    2. DE 6383 - Bank Vault
      #757374
      ΔE = 2.354
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Legendary Gray / 488
      #787976
      ΔE = 2.347
    2. Bank Vault / 466
      #757374
      ΔE = 2.354
  33. Chrysler

    1. Silver Gray
      #727578
      ΔE = 2.407
    2. Anniversary Silver
      #777673
      ΔE = 2.634
  34. Behr

    1. Slate Gray C620-33
      #7a7d7b
      ΔE = 2.441
    2. Slate C60-33
      #797c79
      ΔE = 2.720
  35. Testors

    1. Testors 2538C
      #737877
      ΔE = 2.450
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5199
      #787c7a
      ΔE = 2.470
    2. 4439
      #80797a
      ΔE = 2.833
  37. General Paint

    1. Abalon / CL 3174D
      #797b78
      ΔE = 2.490
    2. Sawback / CL 3195D
      #827f80
      ΔE = 2.869
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Charcoal Slate / 30BB 21/014
      #7c7c79
      ΔE = 2.530
  39. Colortrend

    1. 0555
      #817c7d
      ΔE = 2.542
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Ocean Frigate / 0555
      #817c7d
      ΔE = 2.542
  41. Dulux

    1. Wistful Mauve
      #807a7c
      ΔE = 2.605
    2. Night Jewels 3
      #737372
      ΔE = 2.705
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 8295 - Cast In Stone
      #807f7e
      ΔE = 2.681
    2. 8304 - Grey Matters
      #7e807f
      ΔE = 2.896
  43. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cast in Stone / KM3822-3
      #787673
      ΔE = 2.682
    2. Iron Mountain / KM3830-3
      #757673
      ΔE = 2.726
  44. Alcro

    1. Gradis
      #7e7c79
      ΔE = 2.715
  45. AMC

    1. Steel Gray
      #7a7f80
      ΔE = 2.746
  46. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.990 #155
      #72777b
      ΔE = 2.781
  47. Volkswagen

    1. Polar Gray
      #808080
      ΔE = 2.787
  48. Dulux Australia

    1. Mountain Spur / F12
      #727372
      ΔE = 2.813
  49. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Last Light / 8231
      #757274
      ΔE = 2.830
  50. RAL

    1. RAL 7037 / Dusty grey
      #7d7f7d
      ΔE = 2.842
  51. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Steel Smoke
      #727979
      ΔE = 2.852

#79797a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79797a foreground

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="color: #79797a">…</p>

#79797a background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #79797a">…</p>

#79797a shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79797a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7960954
Binary
01111001, 01111001, 01111010
Hexadecimal
#79797a
Closest short hex
#777 ΔE = 1.007
RGB
rgb(121, 121, 122)
RGBA
rgba(121, 121, 122, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.332, g: 0.332, b: 0.335
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.478%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8816262 / 0xff79797a
HSL
hsl(240, 0%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 0%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 1% (0.008), value: 48% (0.478)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 0.820%, perceived brightness: 47.496%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.872, S: 0.644, L: 50.856
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.007, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.002, L: 0.475
CMYK
cyan: 1% (0.008), magenta: 1% (0.008), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.522)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 52% (0.522)
XYZ
X: 18.235, Y: 19.145, Z: 21.143
xyY
x: 0.312, y: 0.327, Y: 19.145
CIELab
L: 50.856, a: 0.202, b: -0.546
CIELuv
L: 50.856, u: -0.056, v: -0.782
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.856, C: 0.582, H: 290.249
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.856, C: 0.784, H: 265.872
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.755, a: -2.181, b: 1.978
CIECAM02
J: 40.488, C: 1.989, h: 238.836, Q: 125.365, M: 1.739, s: 11.778, H: 300.613
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.085, jaune: -0.212, green: 0.191
LMS
L: 18.153, M: 19.797, S: 21.107
YCbCr
Y: 120.037, Cb: 128.439, Cr: 127.929
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: 30.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.114, Db: 1.333, Dr: 0.217
YPbPr
Y: 121.072, Pb: 0.500, Pr: -0.046
xvYCC
Y: 119.979, Cb: 128.439, Cr: 127.960
YIQ
Y: 121.114, I: -0.321, Q: 0.311
YUV
Y: 121.114, U: 0.437, V: -0.100
Munsell Color System
5P 5/1 ΔE = 2.243
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.380

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