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Devoe Paint Purple Wish / 90BB 21/220 / #797a9b Hex Color Code

#797a9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797a9b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797a9b is comprised of 47.45% red, 47.84% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #797a9b has a hue of 238° (degrees), 15% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.55 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#797a9b linear gradient to complementary #989b79

  1. #797a9b
  2. #7f7f96
  3. #858590
  4. #8a8a8b
  5. #8f9085
  6. #94957f
  7. #989b79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #626383
  2. #6a6b8b
  3. #717293
  4. #797a9b
  5. #8182a3
  6. #898aab
  7. #9191b4

Tints and Shades

#797a9b to white

  1. #797a9b
  2. #8e8fab
  3. #a4a4bb
  4. #babacc
  5. #d1d1dd
  6. #e8e8ee
  7. #ffffff

#797a9b to black

  1. #797a9b
  2. #64657f
  3. #505065
  4. #3c3d4b
  5. #2a2a33
  6. #19191d
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. ★ Purple Polka 2
      #7a779c
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Grape Jam / 552
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. DE 5949 - Grape Jam
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 U
      #767c9d
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. P 103-11 U
      #7c7792
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  7. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ 51.09.21
      #7a7b96
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ Bolero 4
      #807c9c
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 60 3 300 / Amethyst 15
      #787494
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Suzette
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.45
      #7f799a
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-53 Overture
      #7d7797
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ New Heidt / 90BB 22/247
      #7d7ea3
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Royal Aberdeen / 10RB 21/218
      #827999
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Oatlands Velvet Night
      #807998
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  23. Glidden

    1. Amethyst Wisteria
      #807ba0
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Woodwitch / T59-7
      #7b7d97
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  26. CIL

    1. Royal Aberdeen
      #80799e
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  27. General Paint

    1. Spell Bound / CL 2405D
      #787891
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. DD422-4
      #7d819f
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 22.6%

#797a9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797a9b 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: #797a9b">…</p>

#797a9b background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #797a9b">…</p>

#797a9b shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797a9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961243
Binary
01111001, 01111010, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#797a9b
LRV
≈ 20.4%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 1.161
RGB
rgb(121, 122, 155)
RGBA
rgba(121, 122, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.307, b: 0.389
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.478%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815973 / 0xff797a9b
HSL
hsl(238, 15%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 15%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.235), saturation: 22% (0.219), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 238.235, saturation: 21.935%, perceived brightness: 49.377%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.835, S: 22.798, L: 52.231
Cubehelix
H: -124.468, S: 0.237, L: 0.491
TSL
T: -2.881, S: 0.053, L: 0.492
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.219), magenta: 21% (0.213), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 20.760, Y: 20.350, Z: 33.838
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.272, Y: 20.350
CIELab
L: 52.231, a: 7.015, b: -17.831
CIELuv
L: 52.231, u: -2.451, v: -27.118
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.231, C: 19.162, H: 291.475
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.231, C: 27.229, H: 264.835
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.111, a: 3.199, b: -12.896
CIECAM02
J: 41.786, C: 23.242, h: 274.969, Q: 127.358, M: 20.325, s: 39.948, H: 319.180
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -3.178, green: -0.218
LMS
L: 18.460, M: 20.144, S: 33.616
YCbCr
Y: 123.775, Cb: 142.635, Cr: 125.218
YCgCo
Y: 130.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 125.463, Db: 44.439, Dr: 8.494
YPbPr
Y: 124.163, Pb: 16.615, Pr: -2.018
xvYCC
Y: 122.634, Cb: 142.595, Cr: 126.227
YIQ
Y: 125.463, I: -11.197, Q: 10.056
YUV
Y: 125.463, U: 14.536, V: -3.915
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.154
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 9.226

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