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#797b9f Hex Color Code

#797b9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797b9f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797b9f is comprised of 47.45% red, 48.24% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #797b9f has a hue of 237° (degrees), 17% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.4 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#797b9f linear gradient to complementary #9d9f79

  1. #797b9f
  2. #808199
  3. #878793
  4. #8d8d8d
  5. #939386
  6. #989980
  7. #9d9f79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #626487
  2. #696c8f
  3. #717397
  4. #797b9f
  5. #8183a7
  6. #898baf
  7. #9193b8

Tones

  1. #797b9f
  2. #7d7e9c
  3. #808199
  4. #838396
  5. #868692
  6. #89898f
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#797b9f to white

  1. #797b9f
  2. #8f90af
  3. #a4a5be
  4. #bbbbce
  5. #d1d1de
  6. #e8e8ef
  7. #ffffff

#797b9f to black

  1. #797b9f
  2. #646683
  3. #505167
  4. #3c3d4d
  5. #2a2a34
  6. #19191d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 0.826 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. ★ Purple Polka 2
      #7a779c
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wish / 90BB 21/220
      #797a9b
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. ★ New Heidt / 90BB 22/247
      #7d7ea3
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Grape Jam / 552
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. DE 5949 - Grape Jam
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 51.09.21
      #7a7b96
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  12. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ Bolero 4
      #807c9c
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Oatlands Velvet Night
      #807998
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7358-53 Overture
      #7d7797
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  22. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.45
      #7f799a
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2108 C
      #777fa8
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 7675 C
      #7c7fab
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. 4246 Lilac Splendor 90BB 26/227
      #7b7fa9
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  25. CIL

    1. New Heidt
      #7b7ea9
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Royal Aberdeen
      #80799e
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  28. Glidden

    1. Purple Twilight / 90BB 21/220
      #7b78a3
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. DD422-4
      #7d819f
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  32. General Paint

    1. Phoinis / CL 2415D
      #7e82a2
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

#797b9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797b9f foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #797b9f">…</p>

#797b9f background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #797b9f">…</p>

#797b9f shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797b9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961503
Binary
01111001, 01111011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#797b9f
LRV
≈ 20.7%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 1.665
RGB
rgb(121, 123, 159)
RGBA
rgba(121, 123, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.305, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.482%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815713 / 0xff797b9f
HSL
hsl(237, 17%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 17%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.842), saturation: 24% (0.239), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 236.842, saturation: 23.899%, perceived brightness: 49.822%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.012, S: 25.240, L: 52.657
Cubehelix
H: -125.618, S: 0.261, L: 0.496
TSL
T: -2.824, S: 0.058, L: 0.496
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 23% (0.226), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 21.225, Y: 20.734, Z: 35.678
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.267, Y: 20.734
CIELab
L: 52.657, a: 7.411, b: -19.509
CIELuv
L: 52.657, u: -3.125, v: -29.796
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.657, C: 20.869, H: 290.800
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.657, C: 29.960, H: 264.012
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.534, a: 3.518, b: -14.582
CIECAM02
J: 42.189, C: 25.085, h: 273.859, Q: 127.970, M: 21.936, s: 41.402, H: 318.559
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.206, jaune: -3.469, green: -0.189
LMS
L: 18.666, M: 20.479, S: 35.431
YCbCr
Y: 124.671, Cb: 144.100, Cr: 124.566
YCgCo
Y: 131.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 20.750
YDbDr
Y: 126.506, Db: 48.888, Dr: 10.478
YPbPr
Y: 125.166, Pb: 18.230, Pr: -2.656
xvYCC
Y: 123.496, Cb: 144.014, Cr: 125.667
YIQ
Y: 126.506, I: -12.757, Q: 10.778
YUV
Y: 126.506, U: 15.991, V: -4.830
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.411
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 9.111

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