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#7979a7 Hex Color Code

#7979a7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7979a7 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7979a7 is comprised of 47.45% red, 47.45% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #7979a7 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 21% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#7979a7 linear gradient to complementary #a1a977

  1. #7979a7
  2. #8281a0
  3. #898998
  4. #909190
  5. #969988
  6. #9ca180
  7. #a1a977

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #62628f
  2. #696a97
  3. #71719f
  4. #7979a7
  5. #8181af
  6. #8989b8
  7. #9191c0

Tones

  1. #7979a7
  2. #7d7da3
  3. #82819f
  4. #85849c
  5. #898898
  6. #8d8c94
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#7979a7 to white

  1. #7979a7
  2. #8f8eb5
  3. #a5a4c4
  4. #bbbad2
  5. #d1d0e1
  6. #e8e7f0
  7. #ffffff

#7979a7 to black

  1. #7979a7
  2. #646489
  3. #50506c
  4. #3d3c51
  5. #2a2a37
  6. #19181e
  7. #000000

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#7979a7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7979a7 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #7979a7">…</p>

#7979a7 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #7979a7">…</p>

#7979a7 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7960999
Binary
01111001, 01111001, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#7979a7
LRV
≈ 20.5%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 1.398
RGB
rgb(121, 121, 167)
RGBA
rgba(121, 121, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.296, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8816217 / 0xff7979a7
HSL
hsl(240, 21%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 21%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 28% (0.275), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 27.545%, perceived brightness: 49.838%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 31.970, L: 52.430
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.326, L: 0.494
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.071, L: 0.495
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.275), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 21.696, Y: 20.529, Z: 39.371
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.252, Y: 20.529
CIELab
L: 52.430, a: 10.615, b: -24.502
CIELuv
L: 52.430, u: -2.739, v: -37.956
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.430, C: 26.702, H: 293.424
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.430, C: 38.054, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.309, a: 6.182, b: -19.803
CIECAM02
J: 41.964, C: 30.279, h: 276.257, Q: 127.629, M: 26.478, s: 45.548, H: 319.906
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.241, jaune: -4.363, green: -0.427
LMS
L: 18.324, M: 19.823, S: 39.062
YCbCr
Y: 124.447, Cb: 148.194, Cr: 124.734
YCgCo
Y: 132.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 126.244, Db: 61.318, Dr: 9.982
YPbPr
Y: 124.312, Pb: 23.000, Pr: -2.116
xvYCC
Y: 122.762, Cb: 148.204, Cr: 126.141
YIQ
Y: 126.244, I: -14.778, Q: 14.312
YUV
Y: 126.244, U: 20.057, V: -4.600
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.050
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.580

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