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#797ba7 Hex Color Code

#797ba7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797ba7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797ba7 is comprised of 47.45% red, 48.24% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #797ba7 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 21% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466 nm.

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#797ba7 linear gradient to complementary #a2a779

  1. #797ba7
  2. #8282a0
  3. #898998
  4. #909191
  5. #979889
  6. #9d9f81
  7. #a2a779

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #61648e
  2. #696c97
  3. #71739f
  4. #797ba7
  5. #8183af
  6. #898bb8
  7. #9193c0

Tones

  1. #797ba7
  2. #7d7ea3
  3. #82829f
  4. #85859c
  5. #898998
  6. #8d8c94
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#797ba7 to white

  1. #797ba7
  2. #8f90b5
  3. #a5a5c4
  4. #bbbbd2
  5. #d1d1e1
  6. #e8e8f0
  7. #ffffff

#797ba7 to black

  1. #797ba7
  2. #646689
  3. #50516c
  4. #3d3d51
  5. #2a2a37
  6. #19191e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10239 C
      #7a7da8
      ΔE = 0.784 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ P 104-5 U
      #787fad
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 1.017 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Purple Polka 2
      #7a779c
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ New Heidt
      #7b7ea9
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Bloomsberry
      #847ca6
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 6 265 / Astra 5
      #787cac
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Purple Twilight / 90BB 21/220
      #7b78a3
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ Playhouse Purple / 90BB 22/247
      #807bab
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4246 Lilac Splendor 90BB 26/227
      #7b7fa9
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Raincheck / CL 2445D
      #7f80ab
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ New Heidt / 90BB 22/247
      #7d7ea3
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #7f80ae
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  15. KILZ

    1. ★ Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V9.17.54
      #817aa8
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 19.1%

#797ba7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797ba7 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #797ba7">…</p>

#797ba7 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #797ba7">…</p>

#797ba7 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797ba7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961511
Binary
01111001, 01111011, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#797ba7
LRV
≈ 21.0%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 2.221
RGB
rgb(121, 123, 167)
RGBA
rgba(121, 123, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.299, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.482%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815705 / 0xff797ba7
HSL
hsl(237, 21%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 21%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.391), saturation: 28% (0.275), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 237.391, saturation: 27.545%, perceived brightness: 50.278%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.401, S: 31.118, L: 52.972
Cubehelix
H: -125.161, S: 0.317, L: 0.499
TSL
T: -2.847, S: 0.069, L: 0.500
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.275), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 21.941, Y: 21.020, Z: 39.453
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.255, Y: 21.020
CIELab
L: 52.972, a: 9.430, b: -23.667
CIELuv
L: 52.972, u: -3.585, v: -36.568
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.972, C: 25.476, H: 291.724
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.972, C: 36.743, H: 264.401
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.848, a: 5.190, b: -18.927
CIECAM02
J: 42.482, C: 29.460, h: 274.244, Q: 128.415, M: 25.762, s: 44.790, H: 318.774
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.233, jaune: -4.206, green: -0.277
LMS
L: 18.702, M: 20.485, S: 39.150
YCbCr
Y: 125.455, Cb: 147.612, Cr: 123.998
YCgCo
Y: 133.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 127.418, Db: 59.552, Dr: 12.214
YPbPr
Y: 125.742, Pb: 22.230, Pr: -3.024
xvYCC
Y: 123.990, Cb: 147.528, Cr: 125.344
YIQ
Y: 127.418, I: -15.327, Q: 13.267
YUV
Y: 127.418, U: 19.479, V: -5.630
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.636
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.316

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