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#7979d2 Hex Color Code

#7979d2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7979d2 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7979d2 is comprised of 47.45% red, 47.45% green and 82.35% blue. In the HSL color space #7979d2 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 50% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#7979d2 linear gradient to complementary #bdd477

  1. #7979d2
  2. #8b88c4
  3. #9996b6
  4. #a5a6a8
  5. #aeb599
  6. #b6c489
  7. #bdd477

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f61b7
  2. #6869c0
  3. #7071c9
  4. #7979d2
  5. #8281db
  6. #8b89e4
  7. #9391ed

Tones

  1. #7979d2
  2. #8380cb
  3. #8b87c3
  4. #938fbc
  5. #9996b4
  6. #9f9ead
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#7979d2 to white

  1. #7979d2
  2. #918eda
  3. #a8a4e2
  4. #bebae9
  5. #d4d0f1
  6. #eae7f8
  7. #ffffff

#7979d2 to black

  1. #7979d2
  2. #6564ac
  3. #515087
  4. #3d3c64
  5. #2b2a42
  6. #191824
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ 2124 U
      #6f77cc
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  4. Resene

    1. Moody Blue V65-077-289
      #8378c7
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  5. Plascon

    1. Stella Maris P1-C2-1
      #8478c8
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Smoky Day B7-C2-1
      #8080d0
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 24.6%

#7979d2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7979d2 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #7979d2">…</p>

#7979d2 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #7979d2">…</p>

#7979d2 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7979d2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961042
Binary
01111001, 01111001, 11010010
Hexadecimal
#7979d2
LRV
≈ 22.4%
Closest short hex
#77c ΔE = 1.180
RGB
rgb(121, 121, 210)
RGBA
rgba(121, 121, 210, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.268, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8816174 / 0xff7979d2
HSL
hsl(240, 50%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 50%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 42% (0.424), value: 82% (0.824)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 42.381%, perceived brightness: 52.612%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 64.407, L: 54.440
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.631, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.125, L: 0.514
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.424), magenta: 42% (0.424), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.176)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 18% (0.176)
XYZ
X: 26.352, Y: 22.392, Z: 63.894
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.199, Y: 22.392
CIELab
L: 54.440, a: 22.412, b: -45.993
CIELuv
L: 54.440, u: -5.337, v: -73.966
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.440, C: 51.163, H: 295.979
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.440, C: 74.158, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.320, a: 16.595, b: -46.933
CIECAM02
J: 43.806, C: 50.560, h: 274.670, Q: 130.400, M: 44.214, s: 58.229, H: 319.013
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.379, jaune: -8.252, green: -0.676
LMS
L: 18.554, M: 19.858, S: 63.217
YCbCr
Y: 128.661, Cb: 167.071, Cr: 121.681
YCgCo
Y: 143.250, Cg: -22.250, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 131.146, Db: 118.637, Dr: 19.313
YPbPr
Y: 127.408, Pb: 44.500, Pr: -4.094
xvYCC
Y: 125.421, Cb: 167.090, Cr: 124.404
YIQ
Y: 131.146, I: -28.592, Q: 27.691
YUV
Y: 131.146, U: 38.805, V: -8.901
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.862
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 8.092

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