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#797aee Hex Color Code

#797aee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797aee is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797aee is comprised of 47.45% red, 47.84% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #797aee has a hue of 239° (degrees), 77% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.54 nm.

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

#797aee linear gradient to complementary #d8fc6b

  1. #797aee
  2. #958fdb
  3. #a9a4c8
  4. #b9b9b4
  5. #c6cf9f
  6. #d0e587
  7. #d8fc6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c62d2
  2. #666adb
  3. #6f72e4
  4. #797aee
  5. #8382f8
  6. #8c8bff
  7. #9693ff

Tones

  1. #797aee
  2. #8783e4
  3. #928ddb
  4. #9c96d1
  5. #a5a0c7
  6. #aca9bd
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#797aee to white

  1. #797aee
  2. #938ff1
  3. #aba4f5
  4. #c1baf8
  5. #d7d1fa
  6. #ebe8fd
  7. #ffffff

#797aee to black

  1. #797aee
  2. #6565c2
  3. #515098
  4. #3e3d70
  5. #2c2a4a
  6. #1a1927
  7. #000000

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#797aee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797aee foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #797aee">…</p>

#797aee background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #797aee">…</p>

#797aee shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961326
Binary
01111001, 01111010, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#797aee
LRV
≈ 24.2%
Closest short hex
#77e ΔE = 1.028
RGB
rgb(121, 122, 238)
RGBA
rgba(121, 122, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.254, b: 0.495
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.478%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815890 / 0xff797aee
HSL
hsl(239, 77%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 77%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.487), saturation: 49% (0.492), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 239.487, saturation: 49.160%, perceived brightness: 54.863%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.663, S: 86.219, L: 56.243
Cubehelix
H: -123.462, S: 0.827, L: 0.527
TSL
T: -2.931, S: 0.153, L: 0.529
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.492), magenta: 49% (0.487), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 30.273, Y: 24.155, Z: 83.940
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.175, Y: 24.155
CIELab
L: 56.243, a: 30.068, b: -58.829
CIELuv
L: 56.243, u: -7.264, v: -95.769
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.243, C: 66.068, H: 297.072
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.243, C: 96.044, H: 265.663
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.148, a: 23.937, b: -66.857
CIECAM02
J: 45.475, C: 61.389, h: 273.071, Q: 132.861, M: 53.683, s: 63.565, H: 318.120
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.455, jaune: -10.610, green: -0.603
LMS
L: 18.929, M: 20.216, S: 82.966
YCbCr
Y: 131.909, Cb: 179.072, Cr: 119.325
YCgCo
Y: 150.750, Cg: -28.750, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 134.925, Db: 155.078, Dr: 26.505
YPbPr
Y: 130.139, Pb: 58.115, Pr: -5.836
xvYCC
Y: 127.766, Cb: 179.050, Cr: 122.873
YIQ
Y: 134.925, I: -37.862, Q: 35.880
YUV
Y: 134.925, U: 50.724, V: -12.216
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 10.625
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 7.769

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